September 06, 2006
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Gone Local Reception
The Gone Local Gallery in Amagansett will have an opening reception for artist Marilyn Church on Saturday, from 5 to 7 p.m. The show will run through September 28.
The Wallace Gallery in East Hampton has two exhibits on view: Gallery One features "Important American Paintings from 1870 to 1930." Gallery Two features "American Impressionists, Early 20th Century." Call 329-4516. These shows will run through September.
Artist Ken Richards is showing part of his collection of Greek landscapes at Chrysalis Gallery in Southampton. A percentage of all proceeds from sales will benefit the South Fork Breast Health Coalition.
Peyton & Warhol
Guild Hall's two new exhibits, artist Elizabeth Peyton's etchings, monotypes and woodcuts and the first Andy Warhol survey exhibition on Long Island will be on view through October 22.
Vered Gallery in East Hampton is showcasing a small collection of Peter Beard's evocations of Africa. Also on view and for sale are masters of the past: works by Vuillard, Sisley, Picasso, Chagall and Dufy.
An exhibit featuring the feathery landscape paintings of Ralph Carpentier at the Pamela Williams Gallery in Amagansett will conclude next Monday.
A Closing Retrospective
The Betty Parsons exhibit, "A Painting Retrospective," at the Spanierman Gallery in East Hampton will come to a close next Monday.
Covering the funny business of the fairer sex, comedienne Rita Rudner will tickle her audience pink at the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center on Saturday, at 8 p.m. Tickets: $110, $85, $65. Call 288-1500. (See our interview with Rudner on page B-1.)
Two for One
The Bay Street Theatre in Sag Harbor is offering two tickets for the price of one to see the socially provocative comedian Greg Giraldo on Saturday, at 8 p.m. Tickets: $48. Call 725-9500.
Opera of the Hamptons will perform Giacomo Puccini's classic opera Madama Butterfly at the John Drew Theater at Guild Hall Saturday, at 7 p.m. Tickets: $45, presale; $55, reserved or at the door. Call 728-8804.
Heavy Metal Heads
Headbangers will abound at the Long Island Metal Fest at the Vail-Leavitt Music Hall in Riverhead on Saturday, starting at 7 p.m. Mistress Juliya will host the event. The bands In 4 Red, Slightly Imperfect, Borgo Pass, Permanent Scar and Blood Line are scheduled to play. A guitar raffle and other prizes will complete the night. Tickets: $10. Visit www.limetalfest.com for more info.
Play Reading Series
The Venus Flytrap, by Anthony Dodge and Marcia Milgrom Dodge, will be performed on Saturday at 2 p.m., as part of the Bay Street Theatre's Play Reading Series. The Pursuit of Happiness, by Richard Dresser, will be performed on Sunday at 2 p.m. The series offers playwrights a chance to hear their new work in front of an audience. Tickets for each show: $10.
An opening reception will be held for photographer Priscilla Rattazzi's new exhibit at East End Books in East Hampton on Saturday, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. The show "New Pigment Prints" features 20 nature images and prints not previously exhibited from her book Georgica Pond. The exhibit will continue through October 4.
Poets Daniela Gioseffi and Dan Moran will read from their new work at Canio's Books in Sag Harbor on Saturday, at 6 p.m.