“I wanted a happier album,” Caroline Doctorow said, “which means a stronger back beat, and that leads to Americana.”
Caroline Doctorow, an East Coast Iris DeMent, has a new album coming out. Morgan McGivern

At the Bay Street Theatre

The center will host four information sessions for prospective applicants

In the Boots Lamb Education Center

At the South Fork Natural History Museum and Nature Center

The Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science

At the Montauk Library

At the Kristy and James H. Clark Arts Center

Local art news
The Academy of Arts and Letters in New York City will show this work by Connie Fox as one of its “purchase awards” next Thursday through June 9.

The play is set in the 1890s, after the dawn of the electrical era
Members of the cast of “In the Next Room,” including, from left to right, Licia James Zegar, Glenn Thomas Cruz (in back), Bonnie Grice, Caroline Smith (lying down), and Christian Scheider, rehearsed last Thursday. Jennifer Landes