October 18, 2006
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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.
Let Loose in Montauk
On Thursdays, aspiring singers can belt out tunes on karaoke night with Jim & Nanci and Kenny, the singing bartender, at Gurney's Inn in Montauk. No cover; drink specials. Then dance with DJ Des and Linda on Friday and Saturday nights. No cover/21 & over.
Dinner & A Movie
The Bay Street Theatre and the American Hotel in Sag Harbor have teamed up to provide a dinner & a movie package this weekend: enjoy a prix fixe meal, a movie and a small bucket of popcorn for $24.95. Bay Street is screening Midnight Cowboy tonight, Citizen Kane on Friday, and Easy Rider on Saturday. All screenings are at 8 p.m. Reservations are required by calling 725-3535.
Indulging the Senses
Spend a night pleasing the palate while listening to Jim Turner play the blues and jazz at Estia Cantina in Amagansett at 7 p.m.
Blending jazz and blues with storytelling, Starlight Tyler & Company, featuring Jon Finney & Brian LeClerc, delivers a soulful sound every Thursday at Tom McBrien's in Hampton Bays, from 7 to 10 p.m.
Don Those Dancing Shoes
Bob Barta and Friends play every Thursday at Eastenders Coffee House in Riverhead from 8 to 11 p.m. Nutz & Honey will play on Friday from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., followed by open mic 'til 11. Tickets: $5. On Saturday, Who Are Those Guys will make you wanna dance from 8 to 11 p.m.
Authors Round Table Dinner
Authors James and Kay Salter will read from their new book, Life is Meals at Alison Restaurant in Bridgehampton at 7 p.m. An admission of $54 includes a three course meal and an autographed first edition of the book. Co-sponsored by East End Books. Call 537-7100 to reserve a spot.
Kara Suzanne will perform at The Stephen Talkhouse in Amagansett at 9:30 p.m. Tickets: $10. On Friday, The Trousers will play at 8 p.m., $10; Booga Sugar will follow at 10:30; $10. Patti Smith will command the stage on Saturday at 8 p.m., tickets: $85; The Nancy Atlas Project will follow at 10:30; $15.
Marilyn in the Hamptons
The Vered Gallery in East Hampton will host an opening reception for photographer Bert Stern at 9 p.m. to initiate its new exhibition, "Marilyn in the Hamptons," which features never printed and unique prints. A champagne toast will be held at midnight. The exhibit will run through November 10.
Chatting with Burstyn
As part of the Hamptons International Film Festival, actress Ellen Burstyn will be in the program "A Conversation With . . . " at Guild Hall in East Hampton at 3 p.m. Tickets: $25. Call 324-4600.
Matters of the Heart
Author Pamela Serure will talk about and sign copies of her new book, Take It to Heart: The Real Deal on Women and Heart Disease, at East End Books in East Hampton at 6:30 p.m.
Crash at the Parrish
The Parrish Art Museum will screen Crash at 7 p.m. Set in LA, this racially tense drama examines the lives of at least 15 major characters and the baggage they all carry with them. Tickets: $5 members / $8 non-members.
Passing the Time
The Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center will screen the Brazilian film The House of Sand today and tomorrow at 7:30 p.m., and on Sunday at 1 and 4 p.m. The film explores the passage of time and prolonged isolation over several decades in the desert wastes of Northern Brazil. Tickets: $10 adults / $7 students & seniors / $3 members.
Academy Award-winning actress Ellen Burstyn will sign copies of her new book, Lessons in Becoming Myself at Bookhampton in East Hampton at 4:30 p.m.
Reading at Ashawagh
Authors Ed Hannibal and Robert Long will read from their works, with a question and answer session to follow at Ashawagh Hall in Springs at 7 p.m. On Saturday the Springs Community Theatre will present a musical review at the Hall at 7 p.m.
Big Band's Music
The Gordon Hurley Big Band will play at the Wading River Congressional Church at 7:30 p.m. Free.
Pianist Jane Hastay and bassist Peter Martin Weiss appear every Friday, from 7 to 11 p.m., at Coco Restaurant in the Maidstone Arms in East Hampton. They will also appear at Pierre's Restaurant in Bridgehampton on Sunday, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. The couple performs jazz standards by Gershwin, Ellington, Porter and more.
The East End Arts Council's homage to Henri Cartier-Bresson in "The Decisive Moment," a juried photographer show in Riverhead, will come to a close today.
Power of Three
The Smokedaddys, a three-piece power trio, will play their brand of blues and R&B, in an acoustic and an electric set at the Vail-Leavitt Music Hall in Riverhead at 8 p.m. Tickets $15.
The Best of Erwitt
Photographer Elliott Erwitt will sign copies of his new book Personal Best at East End Books. A reception will run from 3 to 5 p.m.
Paintings & Found Objects
An artist's reception will be held at Gallery Merz in Sag Harbor for painter Jane Johnson and found-object sculptor Richard Gachot, from 5 to 7 p.m. The exhibit will continue through November 26.
Dr. Gerald P. Curatola, DDS will host a reception for Edith Ingenhaag, an international artist, at 56 The Circle in East Hampton from 6 to 8 p.m. Twenty-five percent of all proceeds will be donated to Pipeline, an East Hampton charity dedicated to building positive relationships for local children. Call 324-6800 for more info.
Just Say Yes
Local comedy improv troupe Just Say Yes will take the stage at Guild Hall at 7:30 p.m. This free participatory workshop is part of Guild Hall's program, The Naked Stage: Works in Progress.
A Sterner Exhibit
The Spanierman Gallery in East Hampton has an exhibition entitled "Drawings by Albert Sterner," featuring 20 works by the illustrator, lithographer and painter. The works are on sale. Also being featured is "Edith and Henry Prellwitz: A Long Island Legacy." Both exhibits are on view through October 30.
Cigar Bar in Sag Harbor offers those in the hospitality business half priced drinks on Industry Tuesdays, from 8 p.m. to 4 a.m. Ladies drink for half price from 8 p.m. to
4 a.m. on Ladies' Night Wednesday. "Full Size Fridays" includes $7 well cocktails and $2 shots, while a DJ plays international, hip-hop and classic dance music. Saturdays are "supersized," with all large cocktails going for $8. Cigar Bar is now smoke free.