Arts

Sir Noel Coward loved to tell how he wrote “Hay Fever” in three days in 1925, and expressed astonishment up until his death over the play’s never-waning popularity.
Gabriella Campagna, Rosemary Cline, Bobby Peterson and Andrew Botsford Tom Kochie

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At the Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor
Joseph Vecsey will host the All Star Comedy Showcase featuring Donnell Rawlings on June 1 at Bay Street Theater. Michael Heller/Bay Street Theater

At The John Jermain Memorial Library in Sag Harbor
Yimou Zhang's “To Live” is first up at the John Jermain Library's Chinese film festival on Thursday.

At the Montauk Library

At the Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill

“Womanhouse,” an all-female exhibition steeped in the history of feminist art
Eric Firestone took a moment to reflect during the installation of his “Womanhouse” exhibition last week. Jennifer Landes

A full listing of classical music events
Itzhak Perlman conducts students at the Perlman Music Program on Shelter Island

At the Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill

Geoffrey Drummond has trained his sights on something new in the past year: Stony Brook Southampton’s innovative Food Lab
Geoffrey Drummond has surfaced on the Stony Brook Southampton campus as the executive director of Food Lab, which will hold its first conference beginning June 5. Jennifer Landes