Peter Zablotsky and Joshua Perl, co-founders of HITFest, stood by a tree in the field where their production of "A Midsummer's Night Dream" will take place next summer. Morgan McGivern

Ron Delsener took in a painting with his daughter and grandson at Sotheby’s on Dec. 13. Sam Levitan

Melissa Errico
Melissa Errico took a break at Stony Hill Stables in Amagansett while her 5-year-old daughter was on horseback. Morgan McGivern

By Kurt Wenzel
Albert Watson
The Who Dat Loungers will help transform the Bay Street Theatre in Sag Harbor into a Mardi Gras set for a New Year’s Eve dance party.

Dennis Leri, a Springs artist
Dennis Leri, a Springs artist known for his large, abstract metal sculptures, said teaching has brought him to a more organic understanding of his own work. He has recently returned to his roots, leading an adult art workshop in figurative sculpture at the Golden Eagle.