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    When Steven Caras was 15 years old, Emile Sanzari, the director of his high school production of “Brigadoon,” assured him he had enough talent to pursue a career in dance, despite having never taken a single lesson....
    Seeking to provide a haven for performing artists of all stripes, Josh Gladstone, the artistic director of Guild Hall’s John Drew Theater, along with Jennifer Brondo, the theater’s general manager, is launching an...
    The Watermill Center’s screening of “Marina Abramovic: The Artist Is Present,” originally announced for Dec. 14 but canceled because of a snowstorm, has been rescheduled for Sunday at 4 p.m. The feature-length...
    Harvey Weinstein, the film producer and co-founder with his brother, Bob, of the Weinstein Company and Miramax Films, has purchased the rights to “A Speck in the Sea,” Paul Tough’s New York Times Magazine story...
    The Choral Society of the Hamptons is scheduling auditions for its next concert, which will take place March 30 at the East Hampton Presbyterian Church. Those wishing to audition have been invited to attend the first rehearsal on...
    The Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival has a new executive director. Michael Lawrence, who has served for the past six and a half years as director of artistic planning and initiatives of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln...
    “Dr. Du Bois and Miss Ovington,” a new play by Clare Coss, will have its world premiere tomorrow at 7:30 p.m. at the Castillo Theatre in New York City. The play captures the two founders of the N.A.A.C.P. — W.E.B...
    Prentiss Dunn, a noted musicologist who has taught at the Vienna campus of Webster University since 2001, will return to the Hampton Library in Bridgehampton for his annual lecture series. Mr. Dunn will speak on five consecutive...
    Christian Scheider, an actor and filmmaker from Sag Harbor, is hosting three screenings of films by Jacques Tati at the John Jermain Memorial Library in that village starting Wednesday at 5 p.m. with “The Big Day.”...