Theater

‘Black Angels’ Fly from Off-Broadway to East Hampton

Take flight with the Southampton African American Museum and the Eastville Community Historical Society as they honor the story of the Tuskegee Airmen, and bring it to life, in “Black Angels Over Tuskegee.”

Boots on the Ground to Hold Auditions

Come October, boots on the ground theater will give the new play adaption of Stephen Crane’s “The Red Badge of Courage” its New York premiere — and the Hamptons-based history theater troupe needs actors to fill the stage.

Baubo Is a Celebration of Women

Beginning Tuesday, August 14, the Neo-Political Cowgirls will be performing “Baubo,” a live, 90-minute performance that combines aerialists, dance, music and text.

Bay Street Interns Show What They’ve Got

In Aurin Squire’s new play, “Obama-ology,” Warren lands in the streets of East Cleveland after graduating from college, working on the 2008 Obama campaign. Somewhere between knocking on doors, fending off cops and questioning his own sexual identity and racial identity as an African-American, he learns that changing society isn’t as easy as he imagined.

“Evita” Keeps Political Season on Stage at Bay Street

The play tells the story of Eva and Juan Perón, two larger than life figures who together, in the 1940s and 1950s, reshaped the Argentinian political landscape often for better and sometimes for worse.

Hampton Ballet Theatre School Takes On ‘Peter and the Wolf’

The ballet, the music, the costumes, the voice. “Peter and the Wolf” is an audience favorite and, in collaboration with the Hampton Festival Orchestra and a surprise guest narrator, the Hampton Ballet Theatre School will bring it to life.

Mitchell Celebrates 10 Years at Bay Street

As Bay Street Theater celebrated its 27thannual summer gala last weekend, it was also honoring its executive director, Tracy Mitchell, who celebrated 10 years at the helm of the non-profit center for the arts.

Fallen Angel: Steve Fales Bares His Soul in “Confessions of a Mormon Boy”

Steven Fales was born in Provo, Utah and as a sixth-generation member of the Church of Latter-day Saints, he did exactly what was expected of him by faith and family. He went to church, embarked on the traditional two-year missionary trip expected of young Mormon men (in his case, to Portugal), attended Brigham Young University, married a Mormon woman and started a family.

Norm Lewis to Perform at Bay Street Theater

There was a time that Norm Lewis never knew he had a voice. As a boy, he joined the church choir as a rite of passage — “My dad was very high in the church and my grandfather was a preacher, so it was basically expected,” he said — and then skirted home economics by singing in high school his junior year.

A Conversation with Scott Schwartz

Bay Street Theater’s Artistic Director, Scott Schwartz will celebrate the theater’s biggest night this Saturday at their 27th Annual Summer Gala on Long Wharf in Sag Harbor. Bay Street’s MainStage summer season continues with “Frost/Nixon” and will culminate with a staging of “Evita” in August. In an interview with The Express, Mr. Schwartz discusses the current summer season and his hopes for the future of the theater company.

“Frost/Nixon” is a Verbal Boxing Match That Delivers a Powerful Punch

While Richard Nixon’s subsequent full pardon by President Gerald Ford ended any possibility of an indictment or admission of guilt, the court of public opinion wasn’t quite done with Nixon … and neither was David Frost.

Cumming Presents “Legal” Tour at Westhampton PAC

Alan Cumming will present his “Legal Immigrant Tour” on Friday, July 6, at 8 p.m. at the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center, located at 76 Main Street in Westhampton Beach.

Jackie Hoffman Kicks Off Music Mondays

Jackie Hoffman: From Broadway to Bay Street is the first concert of the Music Mondays concert series on Monday, July 2 at 8 pm.

Jane Lynch to Emcee Annual Summer Gala

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts has announced two-time Emmy and Golden Globe actress Jane Lynch will Emcee their 27th Annual Summer Gala in Sag Harbor on Long Wharf on July 7.

Spalding Gray’s North Haven Home — and a New Generation of Performance Artists —...

Last Saturday, when friends, family and many of those fans gathered at Spalding Gray’s home in North Haven, they were there not to mourn, but to celebrate him with two events.

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Hamptons International Film Festival Announces First Wave of 26th Annual Lineup

As summer winds down, the Hamptons International Film Festival is gearing up — slowly announcing the roster for its 26th year, which will include films from three alumni of the annual Screenwriters Lab, all of whom happen to be women.

‘Show on the Montauk Green’ Still Going Strong

Discover art — and something within yourself — from Friday, August 17, through Sunday, August 19, at the 24th annual Show on the Montauk Green, located at 742 Montauk Highway.

About That Time for Free Shakespeare in the Park

For Southampton, that means “Free Shakespeare in the Park” — the company’s flagship program, staging Friday, August 24, with “King Lear” and Saturday, August 25, with “All’s Well That Ends Well” in Agawam Park, located at 23 Main Street.