July 19, 2006
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Let's Talk Art
Artist Roz Dimon will lead a discussion entitled "Art & Tech: A New Code for Beauty" as part of the Artists Alliance of East Hampton's Let's Talk Art series at Ashawagh Hall next Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. A networking reception will start at 6.
Pushing the Envelope
Gallery Merz in Sag Harbor will host an artists' reception on Saturday from 5 to 7 p.m. to debut a new exhibit featuring the edgy works of photographer Dennis Murphy and artist Peter Osewald. Both artists revel in pushing the envelope of creativity. Call 725-2803.
Matisse, Pollock, Renoir, Oh My!
Vered Gallery in East Hampton is exhibiting "Major Works of the 20th Century," showcasing artwork by Avery, Matisse, Pollock, Renoir, Mapplethorpe, Picasso, and Chagall, to name a few. The exhibit runs through July 28.
As part of its informal lecture series, The Parrish Art Museum in South-ampton traces the history of American art, focusing on artists represented in its current exhibit Encouraging American Genius. Next Wednesday, the subject is Vistas and Vantage Points: Taming the Wild Landscape, at 7 p.m. $25 members/$35 non-members.
The Jade Nectar Gallery East in Southampton will host an opening reception for "Travel: Works by Burt Young and Lana Santorelli" on Saturday, from 6 to 9 p.m.
Art in the Park
The Southampton Artists Association is sponsoring Art-In-The-Park, an exhibition of painting/drawing, collage, photography and other art from East End artists, in Agawam Park in Southampton on Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call 298-1078.
Native American Crafts
The Shinnecock Summer Festival, featuring arts and crafts by native artisans specializing in wampum jewelry, stone, antler and wood carvings and more will be held on Saturday, from 1 to 6 p.m. Free admission. Seafood bake, $15. Call 287-4923.
"Nudes," an exhibit featuring artwork by Ben Stahl and Bob Markell, will be on view at the Wallace Gallery in East Hampton through July 27.
Decades of Work on View
The Spanierman Gallery in East Hampton is running three exhibits: "Jimmy Ernst Five Decades of Paintings and Works on Paper," "Pamela Sztybel: Lost Ponds, Hidden Rivers," both through July 31, and "Art for the New Collector V," on view through September 1.
Come to Papa
Veteran comic Tom Papa will take the stage at the Bay Street Theatre next Monday at 8 p.m. $48.
Pursuit of Perfection
The Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center will screen Russian Dolls next Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. The film (in French and Russian with English subtitles) gives a candid portrait of a womanizer's search for the perfect girl. $10 for adults/$7 for students & seniors/$3 for members. Call 288-1500.
The Parrish Art Museum in South-ampton will screen Murderball next Monday at 8 p.m. This documentary chronicles the ups and downs of the American Men's Para-Olympic Rugby Team. $5 members/$8 non-members.
A Talk with Wallach & Jackson
As part of its Red Carpet Film Series, Guild Hall will screen Eli's Comin': A Life In Films, clips from many Eli Wallach and wife Anne Jackson classics, including Godfather III and The Misfits, on Thursday at 8 p.m.. Wallach and Jackson will be guest speakers. $20 non-members/$18 members.
Here's Looking at You, Kid
The Bay Street Theatre in Sag Harbor will screen E.T. on Friday at 8:30 p.m. Casablanca will play next Tuesday at
8:30 p.m. Call 725-9500.
The documentary The Murder of Emmett Till will be shown at the Rogers Memorial Library at 7 p.m. as part of "The Human Condition Seen Through Films" series. A discussion will follow. Call 283-0774, ext. 523.
Tony Award winning Broadway performer Brian Stokes Mitchell will appear in a one-man show at WHBPAC on Saturday at 8:30 p.m. With his "commanding" baritone voice, Mitchell has been credited with exuding old-fashioned Broadway vitality and charisma like the entertainers of bygone days. $100/$85/$70. Call 288-1500.
The Third Annual Hamptons Cabaret Convention will be held at Guild Hall on Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. with two different shows. $100 VIP orchestra with post-show Garden Reception / $75 Box seats / $40 Orchestra. For all ages. Call 324-4050.
An Operatic Performance
Pindar Vineyards in Peconic will host From Opera to Broadway, presented by Opera of the Hamptons, on Saturday at 5:30 p.m. — an evening of listening to opera's most beloved composers, including Puccini, Verdi, Gilbert and Sullivan. Bring a chair/blanket & enjoy a glass of Pindar wine. $45 presale /$55 priority/$55 at the door. Call 728-8804.
American Musical Theatre Salutes presents Wouldn't It Be Loverly: The Melodious Musicals of Lerner & Loewe, hosted by Lee Davis. produced by Patricia Watt, at Guild Hall on Sunday at 7:30 p.m. $50 Non-members/ $45 Members.
Let Loose With Footloose
Singer/songwriter Kenny Loggins will perform at WHBPAC on Sunday at 8 p.m. (See in-depth interview on page B-1.) $175 (w/pre-show cocktail reception)/$150/$125.
The Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival will present a free outdoor concert, The American Way: Celebrating Our Heritage, next Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at the Bridgehampton Historical Society.
Performers of Pianofest in the Hamptons will hold a concert at the John Drew Theater of Guild Hall on Monday at 5 p.m. $10/Students free. Call 329-9115.
Viva La Vida, with Mercedes Ruehl, which celebrates the life of artist Frida Kahlo, will be on stage at the Bay Street Theatre through August 6.
Parker's Last Word
Dorothy Parker Gets The Last Word will be performed at The Bay Street Theatre on Sunday at 2 p.m. The play by Ellen M. Violett is based on Parker's short stories Glory In The Daytime, I Live on Your Visits, and Her Paris Review Interview. $10.
Poetry in Motion
Linda Opyre and Monica Enders will read at the Poetry Marathon at the Marine Museum in Amagansett on Sunday at 4 p.m. Wine & cheese reception to follow. Free.
Conversations on Creativity
Legendary photographer John Jonas Gruen will discuss his life, art and his new book The Sixties: Young in the Hamptons in the new Boots Lambs Education Center at Guild Hall tomorrow at 6 p.m. A book signing will follow. The talk is part of the theater's new program Conversations on Creativity.
True East Signing
Author Wendy Chamberlain will sign copies of her book True East: Farming Ancestral Lands on Long Island's East End from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at Sylvester & Co. in Amagansett, followed by a book signing and reception at Sylvester & Co. in Sag Harbor from 6 to 8 p.m.
Miracles on the Water
Tom Nagorski will discuss his book Miracles on the Water: The Heroic Survivors of a World War II U-Boat Attack at 5 p.m. as part of the Quogue Library's Author Lecture Series. Tickets are $15. Call 653-4224.