“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. Du Bois and Mary White Ovington — at a moment of crisis in 1915, when Du Bois submits his letter of resignation.
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 Sundays at 2 p.m., starting this weekend. According to the library, “Prentiss has a few tricks up his sleeve. These lectures are not to be missed.”
There's just 13 days until Christmas. This weekend you can get your shopping done while also enjoying the festivities at events like the Holiday Stroll in East Hampton or the holiday sales in Bridgehampton. Mark the end of Hanukkah with the Menorahcade that will drive through East Hampton on Saturday. There's something for everyone this weekend.
Carter Burwell, an Amagansett resident and movie composer whose score for "Carol" has made him an industry favorite for his first Academy Award nomination, will be at the East Hampton Library on Friday for a screening of "Gods and Monsters," the Bill Condon film, at 4 p.m.