arts

The circus came to the Watermill Center on Saturday. There were acrobatics, juggling, and feats of strength and balance, all of which left the audience awestruck. But because Sweden’s Cirkus Cirkor is a contemporary circus with roots in experimental dance, theater, film, music, and visual art, the group’s open rehearsal of a work in progress was a...
The White Room Gallery is in a pleasant space on Bridgehampton’s Main Street that is helping the hamlet’s business district maintain a fine arts presence, along with oldtimers such as Mark Borghi and Kathryn Markel and more recent additions such as Chase Edwards and Julian Beck.
Anne Seelbach will teach private watercolor classes at the Victor and Mabel D’Amico house in Lazy Point, Amagansett, starting Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to noon. The Sara Nightingale Gallery in Water Mill will open concurrent solo exhibitions of work by Cara Enteles and Stephanie Brody-Lederman with a reception on Saturday from 5 to 7 p.m.
The Rising Stars Piano Series will present Hunter Noack, a classical pianist, on Saturday at 7 p.m. at the Southampton Cultural Center. A Pianofest alumnus, he will present his themed program “Boyhood,” which includes works by Debussy, Rachmaninoff, Janacek, and John Cage.
Edna’s Kin, a Sag Harbor band featuring Dan Koontz on guitar, his brother, Andrew, on fiddle and bass, and their father, Warren, on guitar, will return to the village’s Christ Episcopal Church for its annual fall concert on Sunday at 2 p.m.
The John Drew Theater Lab will present a free staged reading of “The Ape and the Whale: An Inter- play Between Darwin and Melville in Their Own Words” on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.
The East End Hospice will be a beneficiary of a weekend-long sale and exhibition of paintings by Lewis Zacks at Ashawagh Hall in Springs.
Music for Montauk will present “Fall Fantasie,” a free program of chamber music conceived as an autumn journey, on Saturday at 5 p.m. at the Montauk School auditorium.
Amy Goldman will present and sign copies of her “Heirloom Harvest” book of daguerrotypes at Marders in Bridgehampton on Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. Artisanal pizza made with organic vegetables and ingredients will be served.