Arts

While the new, state-of-the-art Parrish Art Museum building designed by an international architectural powerhouse firm is attracting much of the attention, what really stands out in the Water Mill museum is the art.
Best Play Ever     The Naked Stage will give a free staged reading of “The Best Play Ever . . . Seriously!” by Mike Anderson on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. at Guild Hall. It tells the story of Harris Fynneman, the local mailman...
   The East Hampton Historical Society’s ever-popular house and garden tour will be held on Saturday with an advance cocktail celebration tomorrow evening.
    Galleries across the South Fork will participate in a Thanksgiving Saturday Art Walk, a free self-guided tour of galleries from Amagansett to Southampton Village during the hours of 1 to 4 p.m. Guided tours led by South Fork...
Handmade for Neoteric     Neoteric Fine Art in Amagansett will open “Handmade” on Saturday. The show, which runs through Dec. 20, will be a holiday-themed exhibit of handmade artisan crafts and small works by local...
   There is little if any dispute that the 1960s were a high-water mark for popular music. With the arrival of Bob Dylan and, in quick succession, the Beatles and the Rolling Stones to American ears, creativity exploded within the genre....
   Many people have been wondering what is going to happen to the space vacated by the Parrish Art Museum. A better question may be, what isn’t?

   The Salem witch trials, portrayed in Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible,” currently at Bay Street Theatre through Nov. 24, show only one in a series of unfortunate periods in our history where mob mentality overcame common...

To the split mimosa, still standing, pink-tan bark fleshy in the odd after-shine. To the man who answered the storm info number at 4 a.m.: Miss, you can sleep now. To the women and men who lift branches from the roadside in dark, wave cars to...