Arts

Performance dedicated to Thomas Weinberger
Among the actors appearing in the East End Special Players’ new production, “Trouble in Jamaica,” are, above from left, Lynn Fletcher, Betsy Weinberger, and Desiree Starks. Ken Robbins
Also appearing in the East End Special Players’, “Trouble in Jamaica,” are, from left, Nakowa Weeks, David Whelan, and Ian Dupree,Ken Robbins

The magic in Yuka Silvera’s costumes
From her office and sewing room in her house in East Hampton, Yuka Silvera concocts “Nutcracker” costumes suitable for a harlequin doll and a fairy snow queen, and others for Eliza Doolittle’s transformation from street merchant to drawing room lady. She is pictured with her Hampton Ballet Theatre designs. Below, four clothing changes for Eliza. Durell Godfrey and Yuka Silvera Photos

Bright, warm-weather scenes
“Lake,” 2016, an oil-on-linen painting.
“Naples II” is also from this year.
Guy Yanai’s oil-on-linen painting “Berck Sur Mer,” from this year, is on view at Harper’s Books in East Hampton.

At The Hampton Theatre Company
The Hampton Theatre Company. Top row: Diana Marbury, Amanda Griemsmann, Sarah Hunnewell, James Ewing. Bottom row: Ben Schnickel, Tristan Vaughan, Matthew Conlon, Terrance Fiore, Joe Pallister. Tom Kochie

Local Art News
Annie Sessler's painting "Small Abstract" will be on view with the work of Anahi DeCanio, John Todaro, and Sarah Jaffe Turnbull at Ashawagh Hall this weekend.

On Jobs Lane in Southampton Village
Valerie diLorenzo

“I do feel like I could be the poster child for it’s-never-too-late-to-do-anything,”
By day, Lynn Blumenfeld is a partner in a Montauk advertising firm, but on evenings and weekends, she is Lynn Blue, a singer in a rock band that performs across the South Fork. Lisa Mazzucco
Lynn Blumenfeld and her band — from left, Jim (the Rev) Nanos on bass, Alex Sarkis, the drummer, and Dave Portocarerro, the guitar player and musical director — have performed at the Gosman’s band shell. Jack James

Led by their music director, Mark Mangini, the singers will be joined by the soloists Rada Hastings, soprano; Nils Neubert, tenor, and Jason Eck, bass-baritone, and the strings of the South Fork Chamber Ensemble
The Choral Society of the Hamptons will perform a program of holiday music at the Bridgehampton Presbyterian Church on Sunday at 3 and 5:30 p.m.

The 11th annual Hamptons Take 2 Documentary Film Festival opens today at Sag Harbor’s Bay Street Theater
Above, “In Search of Israeli Cuisine”, below, “Beauty and the Beer”
“Eero Saarinen: The Architect Who Saw the Future”
“Art and Heart, the World of Isaiah Sheffer”

This weekend in Amagansett
Caroline Doctorow in performance