Arts

This year, LongHouse’s arts committee has made some bold and dramatic selections well suited for the unique environment.
Michelle and Melissa Vega enjoyed Sui Jianguo’s “Legacy Mantle (Mao Jacket)” at LongHouse on Saturday. Jennifer Landes
Kiki Smith’s “Women With Sheep” lie among the green leaves of a planted bed at LongHouse. Jennifer Landes
Grace Knowlton's "Spheres" in the dunesJennifer Landes
Takashi Soga "Eye of the Ring" from 2007Jennifer Landes
As long as the frost doesn't bite, many of the thousands of daffodils planted at LongHouse should be in their glory on Saturday.Jennifer Landes
Yue Minjun's "Contemporary Chinese Warriors" from 2005

Paul McCartney's piece in the 'Five By Seven' show

Bay Street Theater will be the starting point for the weekend’s signature event, the “Travels With Charley” dog walk

Lilah Gosman recalled that when Bill Akin, the organization’s founder, contacted her, “he thought he would have to close, because no one wanted to grab the reins.”
In addition to Music for Montauk, Milos Repicky and Lilah Gosman had some other major projects this year, including the birth of their son, Leo Gosman Repicky, now 3 months old. Lauren R. Penza

At the Dan Flavin Art Institute in Bridgehampton

The Southampton Arts Center is celebrating both spring and the longstanding South Fork artists community with a show called “East End Collected.”
Paton Miller’s long list of friends who are artists and art collectors formed the basis for his show “East End Collected” at the Southampton Arts Center. Jennifer Landes

This year, the cultural center anticipates that it will house such performers as Linda Lavin, Carol Kane, Mavis Staples, and the Spin Doctors
Guild House’s living room provides a cozy venue for an impromptu piano concert, like the one recently given by Victoria Bond to committee members working on an artists residency program. Peter-Tolin Baker
The porch at Guild House might soon be filled with young thespians practicing their lines for upcoming productions next door. Peter-Tolin Baker

“Shakespeare on Wine” will be directed by Lupe Gehrenbeck, a Venezuelan actress, playwright, and director whose work has been performed worldwide.
Non Disposable Productions, a new troupe of New York actors, will present "Shakespeare on Wine" at HITFest

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At the Montauk Library