Arts

In a review of a recent BBC adaption of “An Inspector Calls,” The Guardian observed that if, in the play’s final speech, you replace the name of its deceased character Eva with the name of the 3-year old Syrian boy whose body washed up recently on a beach in Greece, the play’s universal themes become even more relevant to the world as we know it...
Ashawagh Hall in Springs will feature the work of the employees of VJS Studio with a reception from 6 to 10 this Saturday. Mark Borghi Fine Art’s Manhattan will host a group exhibition to benefit Broadway Barks. Broadway Barks provides a safe haven and seeks homes for abandoned animals.
Janet Jennings, who has shown consistently in galleries and libraries on the South Fork, is also a teacher, and her current show at the Chase Edwards Gallery in Bridgehampton demonstrates that aspect of her practice.
Guild Hall will present an encore screening of the National Theatre Live production of “Hamlet” on Saturday at 7 p.m.
Tomer Gewirtzman, a 2013-2014 Pianofest Distinguished Artist, will make his third appearance at the Southampton Cultural Center as part of its Rising Stars piano series on Saturday at 7 p.m.
The Parrish Art Museum’s Salon Series will conclude its fall program with a concert by Inna Faliks tomorrow at 6 p.m.
Donald Alfano, a classical pianist, will present “Spanish and Latin American Composers,” a free concert, at the Montauk Library on Sunday at 3:30 p.m.
For Anne Chaisson and David Nugent, the executive director and artistic director, respectively, of the Hamptons International Film Festival, this year’s program of more than 140 films seemed to have a common theme — they were thought-provoking and encouraged hard questions.
With her mysterious fragments of text and her recurring mix of painted objects dense with symbolic meaning, it is easy to mistake the work of Stephanie Brody-Lederman for some sort of rebus for anyone with the stamina and insight to solve.
As they have in recent years, the guitarist G.E. Smith and the musician Taylor Barton-Smith, who live in Amagansett, will liven up the South Fork’s off-season with a host of special events at Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor, starting on Saturday at 8 p.m. with the launch of the Portraits series.
Four filmmakers whose works were in the Hamptons International Film Festival’s documentary competition gathered at Rowdy Hall in East Hampton on Saturday morning as part of the Winick Talks series. The directors are linked by their obsessions with specific individuals whose personalities and circumstances not only drove the filmmakers to make...
The Watermill Center will present an open rehearsal of Amy Khoshbin’s “The Myth of Layla,” a work in progress that incorporates performance and video, on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. “Fall Treasures,” a show of new and classic photographs, is on view through Nov. 23 at the Tulla Booth Gallery in Sag Harbor.
Karén Hakobyan, an Armenian-American pianist and composer, will perform in the Salon Series at the Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill tomorrow at 6 p.m. Since his debut at Carnegie Hall at the age of 17, Mr. Hakobyan has performed in concert halls in Europe, Latin America, and the United States, won prizes at many piano competitions, performed on...