January 17, 2007
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Eastenders Coffee House in Riverhead has live music every Thursday with Bob Barta and friends from 8 to 11 p.m. Fridays are open mic night and featured performer Scott Tweedie will play sweet tunes from 8:30 to 11 p.m. $5 cover. Motu will command the mic on Saturday from 8 to 11 p.m. On Sunday, award winning guitarist and singer Bruce MacDonald will share his talents from 12 to 3 p.m.
Sing with Kenny
Jim & Nanci and Kenny, the singing bartender, host karaoke night every Thursday at Gurney's Inn in Montauk. No cover; drink specials. DJs Des and Linda spin dance tunes on Friday and Saturday nights. No cover/21 & over.
The East End Arts Council in Riverhead will hold a reception for its new members' show, "The Mask," from 5 to 8 p.m. Pieces from Cicero and Virgil will be performed by EEAC drama students. On view through February 23.
Finest in World Cinema
The satirical comedy For Your Consideration will be screened at the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center as part of the "Finest in World Cinema Series" today and tomorrow at 7:30 p.m. and on Sunday at 1 and 4 p.m. Arch satirist Christopher Guest turns the camera on Hollywood in this hilarious film. Tickets are $10 adults / $7 for students & seniors / $3 for WHBPAC Film Society members. Call 288-1500.
Here's Looking at You, Kid
The Picture Show at Baystreet Theatre in Sag Harbor will screen Mrs. Miniver tonight at 8 p.m. Tomorrow, Casablanca will be shown at the same time. Tickets are $5 for each screening. Stop by the American Hotel before the movie & enjoy a prix fixe dinner for $24.95 — dinner price includes the movie and a small bucket of popcorn. Reservations are necessary. Call the hotel at 725-3535.
Local band, The Jam Bandits will tear it up at the Stephen Talkhouse in Amagansett at 10 p.m. Tickets are $10. Tomorrow, The Lone Sharks will liven the crowd with their brand of honky tonk, western swing, Louisiana boogie, rockabilly and jump blues at 10 p.m.; $10.
Celtic Music for the Masses
Every Friday is an all night party at the Southampton Publick House with Disco Paulie at Ladies Night — all night happy hour. Also, rock reggae band Project Vibe plays every Friday in the Taproom starting at 10:30 p.m. On Saturday, the MacTalla Band: Celtic Music for the Masses will play traditional Irish and Scottish tunes at 9:30 p.m.
Jonesing for Jazz
Pianist Jane Hastay and bassist Peter Martin Weiss play jazz standards every Friday at CoCo Restaurant in the Maidstone Arms in East Hampton, from 7 to 11 p.m. On Sunday, the couple will appear at Pierre's Restaurant in Bridgehampton from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Preservation vs. Development
Artist Hope Sandrow's exhibition "Recollecting an American Dream," will open at the Southampton Historical Museum with a reception from 5:30 to 7 p.m. A champagne preview and artist talk for supporting members of $150 or more will be held at 4:30 p.m. Sandrow explores conflicting issues of preservation and development in Shinnecock Hills. Open through February 10.
Jealous of the Dead, a one-man musical comedy by Eric Wilson, will be performed at the Vail-Leavitt Music Hall in Riverhead at 8 p.m. Warning: this comedy on the absurdity of rational life contains potty mouth. No one under 17 years of age permitted. Tickets are $15. Call 996-4187 for reservations and ticket information.
Hawaii Oslo will be screened at Guild Hall as part of its Fourth Annual Free Winter Film Series on Sunday Nights. Here are five stories about love interwoven in Oslo, Norway during the hottest day of the year. The film will be
shown in the Boots Lamb Education Center at 7 p.m.
World Pie Music
World Pie restaurant in Bridge-hampton provides afternoon jazz every Sunday with the Stephanie Cardinali Group, from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Today is the last day to view Spanierman Gallery's "Art for the New Collector V" and "Long Island Landscapes" in East Hampton.
A staged reading of Steve Martin's absurd, witty play, Picasso at the Lapin Agile, will be presented by an ensemble cast in the Boots Lamb Education
Center at Guild Hall in East Hampton at 7:30 p.m. The comedy tells the story of a fictional 1904 chance meeting in a Parisian café between Albert Einstein, Pablo Picasso and Elvis Presley. The cast includes Michael Nathanson, Kate Mueth, Ann Moller, Joe De Sane, Josh Perl, Jonathan Peters and Nick Fondulis.
• The Suffolk County Historical Society exhibition "Caroline M. Bell and the Peconic Bay Impressionists" is the first comprehensive exhibition devoted to the North Fork painter, her peers and students. It's organized & curated by Terry Wallace, owner of Wallace Gallery in East Hampton. For more info, call the Society at 727-2881.