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

Jen Stark spent much of last week painting the sides of the Surf Lodge in Montauk as part of her installation for Eric Firestone. Jennifer Landes photos

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

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