Arts

    “The play’s the thing, wherein I’ll catch the conscience of the king,” Hamlet tells us in the ultimate Shakespearean tragedy. And players for the play are wanted, according to Morgan Vaughan, who will...
New at Halsey Mckay     The Halsey Mckay gallery in East Hampton will open a show of paintings by two artists, Ann Pibal and Nathlie Provosty, and a solo exhibition of paintings by Steven Cox on Saturday.     Both...
    Guild Hall will present an encore screening of the National Theatre Live’s new production of Shakespeare’s “King Lear” on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. The London production, which will be captured on film at its...
    The Hamptons International Film Festival is known primarily for its annual four-day showcase event held in October. Yet for many years, the festival has spread out its calendar to include summer screenings of documentaries and...
    The Choral Society of the Hamptons will hold auditions for its next concert on Monday, by appointment. The concert, “Bernstein! From Bible to Broadway,” will take place on June 28 at the Bridgehampton Presbyterian...
    For the classically inclined, Mei Rui, a prize-winning classical pianist and chamber musician, will perform on Sunday afternoon at 3 at the Rogers Memorial Library in Southampton. Ms. Rui, who holds dual degrees in molecular...
    The Met: Live in HD will return to Guild Hall on Saturday at 1 p.m. with Mozart’s “Cosi Fan Tutte.” A two-act opera buffa, or comic opera, “Cosi Fan Tutte” is set in Naples in the 18th century. Don...
    WPPB 88.3 has added three new programs to its schedule. “TED Radio Hour,” based on talks given on the TED stage and hosted by Guy Raz, will be broadcast every Sunday from noon to 1 p.m. Each show is centered on a...
    The Hamptons Independent Theatre Festival will hold auditions for “The Tempest,” its second outdoor Shakespeare production, on May 8, 15, and 22 from 7 to 10 p.m., and May 11 and 18 from 2 to 5 p.m., at the...