A centennial celebration of Jackson Pollock in Nagoya, Japan, features a recreation of his Springs studio, including the paint-strewn floor, paint cans, and brushes. Joe Nichols

Michael Disher will direct his first radio play for Peconic Public Broadcasting with “A Christmas Carol,” the first broadcast of which will be tomorrow at 4 p.m. on 88.3 FM.

Colby Herbst and Deborah Marshall play an escort and a client in nontraditional roles in “Extracurricular” by Frank Tangredi, one of four one-act plays to be staged by the Studio Playhouse next weekend. Jennifer Landes

Old-school and newfangled portraits are hung side by side in the Parrish’s current show, which includes work by Tina Barney,Fairfield Porter , William Merritt Chase, Chuck Close and Dawoud Bey.
By Ann Sandford

The Drawing Room Gallery
The Drawing Room Gallery has emerged front and center from its former jewel-box space behind Newtown Lane for temporary digs just up the road at 66 Newtown. Morgan McGivern

Kathy Hammond’s drawing “Solitary”
Kathy Hammond’s drawing “Solitary” from 2010 is part of the Artists Alliance of East Hampton’s fall exhibit at Ashawagh Hall in Springs this weekend.

Jack deLashmet, left, and Geoffrey Nimmer
Jack deLashmet, left, and Geoffrey Nimmer shared a laugh as they surveyed the garden at their house in Springs. Catherine Tandy