March 29, 2006
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|An opening reception of "Power Dressing: Men's Fashion And Prestige in America" will be held at the Parrish Art Museum in Southampton on Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m. (click for larger version)|
The Story of the Weeping Camel will be shown at Guild Hall in East Hampton at 4:45 p.m. It is a blend of documentary and fiction filmmaking, which provides glimpses into the relationships, rituals, and livelihood of a family of nomadic shepherds in the Gobi desert of South Mongolia. Pizza will be served at 4 p.m. Admission is $2 for Guild Hall members and $3 for non-members. Call 324-0806.
Johnny Cash Impersonator
Walk The Line with a Johnny Cash impersonator, who will perform at the Southampton Publick House from 6 to 8:30 p.m. It's a benefit cocktail party for the Dominican Sisters Family Health Service's Interfaith Volunteer Program. Admission is $27 in advance, which includes hors d'oeuvres and beverages. See this week's B lede! For more information, call 728-0937.
Our Town Drama
The Southold High School Drama Club will present Our Town by Thornton Wilder today, Friday, and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. in the Southold auditorium. Tickets are $10 for adults and $6 for students and seniors and are available at Robert's Jewelers and at the door. Call 765-5081.
Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?
"I am, George. I am." R.W. Stage Art will present Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf by Edward Albee at 7:30 p.m. tonight, Friday, and Saturday nights at the Vail-Leavitt Music Hall in Riverhead. That's 7:30, not 8 p.m.! There is also a Sunday matinee at 2 p.m. Tickets are $15 general admission, $10 for students and seniors. Call 727-5782 for more information.
Bob Barta and friends will perform at the Eastenders Coffee House in Riverhead from 8 to 11 p.m. Call 727-2656.
How To Succeed In Business
Pierson High School will present the spring musical, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying at 8 p.m. Also 8 p.m. Friday, and 3 and 8 p.m. on Saturday.
The Morris Center School will present Alice, I Think at the Bay Street Theatre in Sag Harbor at 10 a.m. and Saturday at 7 p.m. The production features the talents of over 35 Middle School student actors and actresses at The Morris Center.
African American Art At Ashawagh
Members of Long Island Black Artists of Hempstead will be showing at Ashawagh Hall in Springs from 3 to 9 p.m.; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday; and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. A reception will be held on Saturday from 2 to 5 p.m.
Master Of Animation
Castle in the Sky, a tale of mystery and adventure by master animator, Hayao Miyazaki, will be screened at Guild Hall in East Hampton at 4:45 p.m. A mining apprentice and a young girl are searching for the legendary floating castle, Laputa, and vow to unravel they mystery of the luminous crystal around the girl's neck. Call 324-0806.
Open To Reflection
The East End Arts Council Reflections Show will open from 5 to 8 p.m. at the EEAC Gallery in Riverhead. Reflections is open to all mediums and will be juried by Karen Boltax of the Karen Boltax Gallery on Shelter Island. Also being shown concurrently is the computer assisted art of Roz Dimon, in the project room. The show will run through May 6. The gallery reception is open to the public. Call 727-0900 for more information.
Asian Film In Amagansett
Raise the Red Lantern will be shown at 7 p.m. at the Amagansett Free Library. Call 267-3810 for more info.
Kids Perform At Eastenders
Students from the East End Arts School of Music will be the featured performers from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Eastenders Coffee House in Riverhead. An open mic will follow, from 8:30 to 11 p.m. Call 727-2656.
The Benefit With The Most
The Realm and Little Head Thinks will be the featured bands in the Project MOST Benefit at 8 p.m. at the Stephen Talkhouse in Amagansett, $20. Project MOST meet the needs of local children and helps working families by providing them with a place to learn and grow in a safe environment, during those critical after school hours. Project MOST serves the kids at John M. Marshall, Springs, and Wainscott Elementary Schools. Call 267-3117.
An exhibit of original prints from the book 100 Views of the Hamptons by Ken Robbins will be mounted at Pamela Williams Gallery, at 167 Main Street, Amagansett through April 30. An opening reception will be held today from 5 to 7 p.m.
East End Gallery Opening
An opening reception for "Giancarlo Impiglia: The Art of Chiaroscuro" from 5 to 7 p.m. will happen at East End Books Gallery in East Hampton. The exhibit continues through April 30. Call 324-8680.
Latin American Art
The Winter Tree Gallery in Sag Harbor will host the show "Latin American Expressions," featuring Hector de Cordova, William Negron, and Antonio Perez-Melero. An opening reception will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. It will be shown through May 31. Also showing: artwork by Cuca Romley. Call 725-0097.
Men's Fashion At Parrish
An opening talk on "Power Dressing: Men's Fashion and Prestige in Africa" by Christa Clarke, Ph.D., the Newark Museum's Curator of Africa, the Americas, and the Pacific, will be held at the Parrish Art Museum in Southampton from 6 to 8 p.m. A reception will follow. The reception is free for museum members and $7 for non-members. Call 283-2118.
Music Of Buenos Aires
Marco Albonetti, on saxophone, and Vicky Schaetzinger, on piano will perform "Tango Piazzolla: The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires" at 7:30 p.m. at the Montauk Library Meeting Room. Call 668-3377.
Straight-up R & B
"When it comes to straight-up R & B, no band kicks it like Tower of Power," said Ray Charles about the Tower of Power. They will perform at the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center at 8 p.m. A major part of this living legend belongs to the world-renowned Tower of Power Horn Section, which set the standard for brand-name horn sections. Tickets are $45-$65. Call 288-1500.
Hampton Theatre Company will present a reading of A.R. Gurney's Love Letters, featuring company Executive Director Sarah Hunnewell and Founder James Ewing at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2:30 p.m. Adult tickets are $10 each. Children's tickets are $5. For reservations, call 653-8955.
Jake Lear will perform at The Stephen Talkhouse in Amagansett at 8 p.m., $10. AndreJack will perform at 10 p.m., $10. Call 267-3117.
Piano Plus Finale
The fourth and final Piano Plus concert of the 2005-2006 by the Friends of the Riverhead Free Library will take place at 2 p.m. at the library. The guest artist will be Konstantin Soukhovetski, pianist, an award-winning graduate of Julliard.
Cellist Olga Zilboorg will perform Suite #2 in D minor and Suite #3 in C Major by J.S. Bach and Sonata for Cello by Gyorgy Ligeti at 3 p.m. at the Southampton Historical Museum's Rogers Mansion. Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door. Seating is limited. Call 283-2494 for reservations.
Senior Art Tour
Seniors can enjoy free admission and a docent-led tour of the current exhibit at the Parrish Art Museum in Southampton at 1 p.m. Light refreshments served. Call 283-2118.
Creative Writing Workshop
Eileen Obser will host her popular creative writing workshop on Monday nights from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at her Cedar Street home in East Hampton in April and May. Get feedback in a lively, round table setting. Beginning and advanced writers welcome. Meet other scribes and explore your potential! Call 324-6325 to register.
Noted Author Speaks
Andree Aelion Brooks will speak at Temple Adas Israel in Sag Harbor about her book The Woman Who Defied Kings: The Life and Times of Doņa Gracia Nasi, a Jewish woman leader during the Renaissance, at 7 p.m. Call 725-0904.
Guilty Naked Theater
The Naked Stage presents a reading of Shadows In The Sun at 7:30 p.m. at The John Drew Theatre of Guild Hall in East Hampton. A vacationing Jewish American couple encounters two women survivors of Auschwitz. Their chance meeting uncovers the layers and manifestations of guilt and its role in each of our lives. Admission is free. Call 324-0806.