Ms. Chaisson founded Dirty Rice Films in 2002 and has served in a fund-raising and development capacity for a number of entertainment nonprofits

Performing works by Chopin, Prokofiev, and Liszt-Horowitz.

By Ellen T. White
After the death of Richard Holbrooke in 2010, Kati Marton started her life over in Paris, alone.
The winner of the Yale Series of Younger Poets prize for 2012

Local art news

“Making the Scene: Nashville,” a new book that details how to live, network, and succeed in Music City.
Liam Sullivan of Amagansett, an author and musician, wrote “Making the Scene: Nashville,” a how-to guide for Music City. Morgan McGivern

Three days of programming and a gala honoring Susan Lacy
Susan Lacy

Mark Mangini, the society’s music director, will conduct the program, which begins and ends with settings of the celebratory Magnificat
Mark Mangini, the music director of the Choral Society of the Hamptons, will conduct its winter concert.

Local culture news
The East Hampton Historical Society’s annual house and garden tour was preceded by a cocktail party at the William E. Wheelock House in East Hampton on Friday night. Morgan McGivern

Local art news
Terry Elkins’s “The Hendrickson Farm House With Blue Sky” from 2007, will be on view at Peter Marcelle Gallery beginning Saturday.