October 25, 2006
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Turtle Crossing Music
Listen to live music while enjoying good southwestern cuisine at Turtle Crossing in East Hampton tonight with The Annie Morgan Band, and Friday, with Mama Lee & Friends, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Turtle Crossing will close for the season on Sunday.
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.
Art Industry Party
Elena Prohaska, art advisor, appraiser and curator will host a party for collectors and dealers at Ashawagh Hall in Springs from 5 to 7 p.m. Also, the 50-year retrospective of Bill Durham's paintings and works on paper will come to a close next Monday.
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.
Bob Barta & Friends will perform at Eastenders Coffee House in Riverhead from 8 to 11 p.m. Hank Stone will play tomorrow, from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., followed by open mic till 11. Admission: $5. On Saturday, Nick Kerzner and Deep Rising will take the mic from 8 to 11 p.m.
The Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center will screen the drama, Gabrielle today and Sunday at 1 and 4 p.m. The movie is an adaptation of the short story "The Return" by Joseph Conrad. French with English subtitles. Tickets: $10 adults / $7 for students & seniors / $3 for members. Call 288-1500.
The Vered Gallery in East Hampton is featuring never-printed and unique prints by photographer Bert Stern in the exhibit "Marilyn in the Hamptons." The shoot was commissioned by Vogue magazine in 1962 portraying fashion, portrait and nude photos, becoming the quintessential representation of Marilyn Monroe. The exhibit will run through November 10.
The Parrish Art Museum will screen Transamerica at 7 p.m. The movie follows Bree, a pre-operative male-to-female transsexual, and a teenage boy who claims to be her son on a voyage across the United States. Admission: $5 members / $8 non-members.
Best in Show
The East End Arts Council gallery in Riverhead will exhibit its Winners' Show, Best in Show Artists of 2005, featuring the work of six artists, starting with an opening reception from 5 to 8 p.m. There will be a performance by the students of the EEAC Community School of the Arts. The exhibit will run through November 4.
Railroad Earth will play at the Stephen Talkhouse in Amagansett at 8 p.m. Tickets: $45. They will be followed by Hot Lava at 10; $10. Saturday, Inda Eaton will perform at 8 p.m. Tickets: $10. Winston Irie will follow at 10:30; $10.
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. The couple performs jazz standards by Gershwin, Ellington, Porter and more. On Saturdays Herb Levine plays the piano and classical guitar, from 7 to 11 p.m.
The Royal Family
Come see Guild Hall's Staged Reading of The Royal Family by George S. Kaufman and Edna Ferber at 8 p.m. Directed by Tony Walton and starring Mercedes Ruehl and Marian Seldes, this reading is the last performance on the historic John Drew Theater stage before major renovations begin. Tickets: $20 non-members / $18 members. Call (866) 811-4111 for tickets.
Stages, A Children's Theatre Workshop, presents Frankenstein Follies at 7:30 p.m., and on Saturday & Sunday at 2:30 p.m. at the Bay Street Theatre in Sag Harbor. Tickets are $15 and include a fun carnival bash following the show; call 725-9500.
Check out the Taj Mahal
Listen to Afro-Caribbean blues, jazz, folk-funk, gospel, pop, rock & soul on top of a solid country blues foundation when the Taj Mahal Trio perform at the WHBPAC at 8 p.m. Taj will play the guitar, piano and banjo, Bill Rich will be on bass and Kester Smith will play drums. Tickets: $70, $55 and $45. Call 288-1500.
Meet the Authors
Author Christopher Cerf and artist Paige Peterson will sign copies of their new book, Blackie, the Horse Who Stood Still, at East End Books in East Hampton, from 12 to 2 p.m. Photographer Eric Meola will sign copies of his new book Born to Run: The Unseen Photos, from 3 to 5 p.m. Later on, author Alice Harris will sign copies of her new book, Wedding Album, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Stephen Huneck's original woodcuts and giclee prints will also be on display through November 8.
The Fireplace Project in Springs is exhibiting new works by Cynthia Knott and David Geiser, with an opening reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Works will be on view through November 28.
CB's Bar and Grill in Hampton Bays is having a Spooky Howl-Ween Party, from 8 p.m. till closing. There will be scary movie trivia, orange & black Jello shots, drink specials all night and a late night happy hour, from 1 to 4 a.m. Prizes will be given out for best costume, most creative, funniest and/or scariest and sexiest. There will also be contests in pumpkin weight and carving, apple bobbing and mummy wrap.
Halloween Blues Show
The Vail-Leavitt Music Hall in Riverhead will have a Halloween Blues Show, featuring The King Bees with Paul Kayen and Richie Cannata and The Jeff Denny Band, starting at 8 p.m. There will be prizes for the best costume and an electric guitar giveaway. Tickets: $22. Call 764-3211.
Today at 2:30 p.m. is the last performance of the Hampton Theatre Company's The Tale of the Allergist's Wife at the Quogue Community Hall. Tickets: $20 adults / $18 seniors / $10 students under 21. Call 653-8955.
Still Life with Blue Door
The Blue Door Gallery in Riverhead will host an opening reception for its "Still Life" exhibit, from 3 to 5:30 p.m. The exhibit features artwork by Liz Malunowicz, Patricia McCarthy, Shawn Sullivan and Chris Stavropolis. There is also fine jewelry, hand-woven scarves, ornaments, greeting cards and more. Show runs through November 29.
Art Show Closing
The Southampton Artists Association is closing its first annual Abstract Surreal Art Show, featuring works in oil, acrylic, watercolor and mixed media. The artists are from the East End.
The Spanierman Gallery in East Hampton is closing its exhibits, "Drawings by Albert Sterner," featuring 20 works by the illustrator, lithographer and painter, and "Edith and Henry Prellwitz: A Long Island Legacy."
The Drawing Room in East Hampton will close its exhibit "Pat Picket, A Record of Wind Conditions."
Publick's Costume Party
The Publick House in Southampton will throw its annual Halloween Costume Party, starting at 9 p.m. The best costume will be awarded at midnight; first prize: $500; second prize: $300; third prize: $150. DJ Disco Paulie will play dance music all night long. $3 pumpkin ale & $2 Octoberfest lager. Admission: $10.
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.