“Promises, Promises,” a 1968 musical based on “The Apartment,” a 1960 film about a company man whose pied-a-terre on the Upper East Side is a love shack for his bosses, will open at the Southampton Cultural Center next Thursday and run through March 26. It will be staged as a concert.
Guild Hall’s weekend will include two screenings of substantial film and theater offerings. It begins tomorrow with the Hamptons International Film Festival’s 25th anniversary screening of “I Am Not Your Negro,” from October’s festival. The film is a meditation on James Baldwin’s unfinished manuscript “Remember This House,” which explored the lives and murders of his friends Medgar Evers, Malcolm X, and Martin Luther King Jr.
On Saturday afternoon, the Watermill Center will present the latest open-rehearsal performance of its resident artist group Bruno Guida and P.L.U.T.O., an ensemble of stage directors, actors, and writers formed in 2015 at Lincoln Center’s Directors Lab. The performance, “Black Box,” examines the group’s various backgrounds and cultures.
Montauk will be the site on Saturday of this year’s ZIMA!, a theatrical scavenger hunt. For several years Kate Mueth and the Neo-Political Cowgirls have used different sites on the South Fork to mount a midwinter interactive theatrical journey to collect clues and solve a riddle
The faculty musicians of International Music Sessions, a bicoastal music education program that encourages multicultural interaction through the arts, will have a concert at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in East Hampton on Saturday at 5 p.m.
The Springs Seedlings edible school garden program and the Project Most after-school program will benefit from the Empty Bowls soup event on Sunday from noon to 3 p.m. at the American Legion in Amagansett.
The New York State Assembly majority has introduced legislation to reform the state school tax relief program, known as STAR, to provide timely tax relief, Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. announced on Thursday.