Theater

Ain’t Misbehavin’: Show Has Sparkling Ending

Had enough with exclusive summer parties on the East End? Well this month the Bay Street Theatre is throwing a party that everyone is...

Ross Nixes Most of its Season

After a barrage of advertising and publicity, the Ross School has dropped all of the events from its summer @Ross series calendar, except for...

Condo Developer Offers Bay Street New Theatre

Will the Bay Street Theatre find a new home on West Water Street next to Baron’s Cove Inn in Sag Harbor in a theatre...

Bay Street Revives “Ain’t Misbehavin'”

by Raphael Odell Shapiro  Marcia Milgrom Dodge is more than familiar with the musical “Ain’t Misbehavin’,” which opens this week at the Bay Street Theatre....

James McMullan: Imagining the Scene

  Theater posters represent a unique art form. Graphically intriguing and designed to catch the eye, in a single moment, a good poster says enough...

Iconic Cinema Is For Sale

Independent film aficionados eager to catch the newest flick at the iconic art-house move theatre, Sag Harbor Cinema, may have been surprised this week...

A Month of Benefits at Ross

  Diana Aceti  said she couldn’t believe it when two years ago she spoke to the Queen of Soul personally on the telephone. “They said, ‘Oh...

Community Briefs July 24

Sag Harbor   The Tenth Annual BBQ On Saturday, July 26, the Tenth Annual All American Whiz Bang Midsummer BBQ will take place at the Wamponamon Lodge,...

Community Briefs July 17

Sag Harbor   Car Wash Fundraiser The East Hampton PAL Cheerleaders will hold a car wash to raise funds for new uniforms at the old Apple...

Community Briefs July 10

Guests enjoyed cocktails and good food at the Sag Harbor Yacht Club Saturday evening as they waited for the fireworks display the club presented. Sag...

Evenings of Musical Treasures

  Christine Goerke is a soprano. An opera singer who has toured the world. She has sung in cities across the U.S. and abroad —...

A Conversation With Kathryn Holden

Sag Harbor’s Superintendent is stepping down after nine years of service. She talks about the state of the school district today, the challenges for...

Intimacy Is the Aim

The new Avram Theater at Stony Brook Southampton. John Bayles photo. When Stony Brook University took over the Avram Theater two years ago, visitors had...

What’s a Brew Got to Do With You

By Harvey Jacobs There have been reports that Anheuser Bush might be swallowed up by a Belgian brewing conglomerate. I guess most everyone knows that...

Latest Articles

Pianist Judy Carmichael is in the Swing and Coming Back to Bay Street!

The Saturday after Thanksgiving happened to be Judy Carmichael’s birthday. But this year, Carmichael, a Grammy-nominated stride and swing pianist, wasn’t home in Sag Harbor, celebrating with friends. Instead, she was at sea as part of her latest gig, sailing aboard the luxury cruise ship Crystal Serenity where she had been performing all week. And after a year and a half of canceled performances due to COVID-19 — some 200 of them — she’s totally fine with that.

Remember the Automat? There’s a Film for That

The concept of the cafeteria is, in its purest sense, an expression of egalitarian communal dining. People from different backgrounds can sit together, share a meal and effectively connect with their “community.” It was this idea that initially hooked first-time filmmaker Lisa Hurwitz.

Dawn Porter to Receive Hamptons Doc Fest Pennebaker Career Achievement

Inspired by a deep curiosity and empathy for the human experience, director Dawn Porter specializes in unfiltered storytelling through documentary films. “I think you have to take your ego out of the storytelling and be open to letting the story reveal itself. It’s not the story I want to tell, it’s what the story is,” she said.