By Adam Judd
Mark Mangini skillfully guided the Choral Society of the Hamptons through the rough waters of Cecilia McDowall’s “Ave maris stella” at the society’s winter concert on Dec. 8. Durell Godfrey
By Malcolm Mitchell
By Lynn Blumenfeld
By Bill Henderson
The sense of loss, time’s passage, outmoded and obsolete technologies, practices, and forms is inherent in these rooms
Two pieces by Ross Watts, “Jacks” and “Tar No. 3,” flank “Love Letter” by Peter Sabbeth in an installation at the Sara Nightingale Gallery in Water Mill.
Mr. Sabbeth’s installation expands to the wall, with an untitled work in chalk on black paint and two other works, “Untitled Work on Paper #7” and “Just a Painting, Buddha Says.”Sara Nightingale Photos

This staged version was written in 1956 by an incredible writing duo, the prolific and gifted Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett
Jessica Mortellaro plays Anne Frank, and Georgia Warner, in the background, plays her older sister, Margot, in the Literature Live! presentation of “The Diary of Anne Frank” at the Bay Street Theatre. Jerry Lamonica

By Gary Hodgins
This corner window on the seventh floor of the Texas School Book Depository Building is directly above the window on the sixth floor from which Lee Harvey Oswald fired at the president. The circle imposed on the pavement below marks one of two white Xs that commemorate exactly where he was hit.
By Judy Bergsma
By Geri Chrein
By Tim Donahue