October 04, 2006
Deadline for submissions is Friday at noon. Fax them to 324-2351 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
A 'Visual Diary'
Throughout the month of October, photographer Brian Lee will display his photos at the Hampton Bays Public Library in his show, "See the Same Way." The photos depict a "visual diary" of moments in Lee's life.
Jokes & Sing Alongs
Spend every Wednesday at 9 p.m. laughing with a New York City comedian at Gurney's Inn in Montauk. Then tap into your inner amateur singer and belt out tunes Thursday on karaoke night with Jim & Nanci and Kenny, the singing bartender. No cover; drink specials. Every Friday & Saturday night, DJs Des and Linda spin your favorites. No cover. 21 & over.
Oh Yes It's . . .
Ladies' night at the Southampton Publick House every Wednesday with $2 beer & wine, from 9 to 11 p.m. D.J. Lucienne turns dance hits every Saturday night.
Starlight Tyler & Company play live soul music, featuring Jon Finney & Brian LeClerc, every Thursday at Tom McBrien's in Hampton Bays, from 7 to 10 p.m.
The EastEnders Coffee House in Riverhead presents Bob Barta & Friends, from 8 to 11 p.m. — a great jam with various musicians. On Friday, a "featured performer," yet to be announced, will play from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., followed by open mic 'til 11. Admission: $5. Mr. and Mrs. Jim Gorman will perform for the first time together since they got married, on Saturday from 8 to 11 p.m.
The Parrish Art Museum will screen Caché (French w/English subtitles) at 7 p.m. The story is about a middle class couple and their child living in the suburbs of Paris whose pleasant life is shattered by the delivery of anonymous surveillance videos of their home. Tickets: $5 (members) / $8 (non-members).
Guild Hall will host the Fantasy Runway For Miss Latina Hamptons 2006 at 8 p.m. Tickets: $10 non-members. Call Impacto Latino at 267-2429. On Saturday, South American stand up comedian Saulo Garcia will perform in Spanish in "Insomnio Americano con Saulo Garcia" at 7 p.m. Tickets: $45 reserve / $35 general admission. Call (866) 811-4111 for tickets & info.
Local Contemporary Art
The Crazy Monkey Gallery in Amagansett will begin featuring work by Joe Eschenberg and Sally Breen, with an opening reception scheduled for October 14, from 5 to 7 p.m. The show will run through October 29. The gallery is also exhibiting the work of Rolande Cicurel, Lynn Matsuoka, Cory Barber, Jim Hayden, Jana Hayden, Lisa Kiss and Catherine Silver.
The Perfect Date
Appearing every Friday night, pianist Jane Hastay and bassist Peter Martin Weiss play songs by Gershwin, Ellington & more at CoCo's Restaurant in the Maidstone Arms, from 7 to 11 p.m. The romantic setting is sure to spark the perfect date.
Steel Pulse will play at The Stephen Talkhouse at 8 p.m. Tickets: $100/$90 in advance; Vendetta will then command the mic at 10:30 p.m.; $10. Tomorrow, Livewire will fire up the crowd at 10:30 p.m. Tickets: $10.
Artists on Film
This year's annual "Artists on Film" series, hosted by Marion Wolberg Weiss, a film historian and art critic, will feature a screening of Rustler's Rhapsody, at the Pollock-Krasner House in East Hampton, at 7 p.m. For this four-week program, prominent artists pick their favorite films. This week's selection is by sculptor John Chamberlain.
Neither Inside or Outside
Photo etchings and videos by the artist Lihie Talmor will be on display at Solar in East Hampton. An opening reception will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Saturday. Call 907-8423 for more info.
Artists Studio Tour
The Artists Alliance of East Hampton presents the 3rd Annual Fall Artists Studio Tour, a two-day, self-guided tour of new work by East End artists. Patrons can visit more than two dozen artists in their studios and purchase directly from the artist Saturday and Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tonight, an Artists & Patrons Cocktail Party at the Fireplace Project in Springs will re-unite the participants, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $50 (tax deductible) / $40 for Alliance Members, and includes admission to the party. Call 324-2225.
Check out indoor & outdoor tables of handmade pottery at the Potter's Market in Water Mill Saturday and Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The artists are the Potters of the Clay Art Guild of the Hamptons. The fair will be located next to the Water Mill Museum. Call 726-2547.
Art Sites Presents
Art Sites in Riverhead is featuring "A Digital Conversation" by murks.rappel and "Ceramics" by Carol Molly Prier through November 5. A reception for the artists will be held this afternoon, from 5 to 7 p.m.
Composing Jimmy Webb
Songwriter and composer Jimmy Webb, a "master of American music," will go solo with a grand piano at the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center at 7 p.m. Tickets: $65, $50, $35. (Check out our interview with Webb on page B-1.) On Sunday, the Umbilical Brothers, "Thwak," will give theater-goers a unique collaboration of comedy, physical skill and vocal ingenuity, at 3 and 7 p.m. Tickets: Orchestra, $45 adults / $20 children; balcony, $40 adults / $15 children. Call 288-1500.
Wuhl & Madigan
The Bay Street Theatre presents comedian Robert Wuhl, creator and star of HBO's "Arli$$" and "Assume the Position." On Sunday, comedienne Kathleen Madigan, who Jay Leno called one of America's funniest female comics, will take the stage. See Indy's "10 Questions" with Madigan on page B-4. Both shows are at 8 p.m. and tickets for each are $48. Call 725-9500.
Artist Paige Peterson will show new paintings and paintings from her new book Blackie the Horse Who Stood Still, at East End Books. A reception for the artist and author Christopher Cerf will be held October 14, from 6 to 7:30 p.m.
Plein Air Peconic
Ashawagh Hall in Springs will host an artists' reception, from 5 to 8 p.m. featuring the work of 10 plein air painters and three landscape photographers in "Plein Air Peconic," a collaboration between local artists and the Peconic Land Trust. Show runs through Monday.
New Thoughts on Discipline
Local resident Judge Michael Corriero will discuss his new book Judging Children as Children at Bookhampton in East Hampton at 8 p.m. The book argues for a better justice system for juvenile offenders by providing them with an opportunity to be rehabilitated as productive members of society instead of being locked up in prisons.
The Montauk Blues
Local politician Jay Schneiderman and his band Jayakari will play the Montauk Blues at 668-The Gigshack in Montauk every Saturday, from 1 to 4 p.m.
The Scull Collection
Guild Hall's Education Department will screen America's Pop Collector at 4 p.m. The 72-minute documentary is about Robert C. Scull, a private New York art collector, who in the 1960s built one of the major collections of pop art in the United States. Director E.J. Vaughn will introduce the film and join a reception following the screening. Free with museum admission. Call 324-0806.
Artists of the Hamptons
Cook, Hall & Hyde is exhibiting the work of 34 acclaimed and regional artists through October 27. CH&H is located at 461 Pantigo Road in East Hampton. Call 324-4982 for more info.
Full Moon Closing
One Ocean Yoga is closing its exhibit "New Beginnings," featuring artist Kelli Bickman, whose work is influenced by her time spent in India. A full moon closing ceremony, with drumming, chanting and meditation, will be held at the studio in Bridgehampton at 8 p.m. Call (516) 380-4381 or (646) 436-8663.
Lichtenstein at Parrish
The Parrish Art Museum is currently exhibiting "Roy Lichtenstein: American Indian Encounters," a series of American Indian design motifs and Cubist abstractions based on 19th-century American history paintings of Native American themes.
A Publication Party for Sag Harbor Is: a Literary Celebration, edited by Maryann Calendrille, photographs by Kathryn Szoka, will be held at Canio's Books in Sag Harbor, from 5 to 7 p.m. Meet the contributors and publisher & get a book signed.
Vered Gallery in East Hampton is exhibiting a small collection of work by artist and photographer Peter Beard who was inspired by his time in Africa. Also on view and for sale are masters of the past: works by Vuillard, Sisley, Picasso, Chagall and Dufy.
The expressive brush strokes of Henry Prellwitz's landscape paintings and the skilled, allegorical portrait works of his wife Edith will be on view at the Spanierman Gallery in East Hampton. The exhibit entitled "Edith and Henry Prellwitz: A Long Island Legacy," will continue through October 30.
Half Price Drinks
Cigar Bar in Sag Harbor offers those in the hospitality biz half-price drinks on Industry Tuesdays. Ladies drink for half price on Ladies' Night Wednesday. And a DJ plays international, hip-hop and classic dance music (with $2 shot specials) every Friday at the all night Dance Party.
The Wallace Gallery in East Hampton is hosting two exhibits on American painters to run through September. "Important American Paintings from 1870 to 1930" fill Gallery One, while "American Impressionists, Early 20th Century" is featured in Gallery Two. Call 329-4516.
Portraitures and Pop Art
Guild Hall's two exhibits featuring 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.