The Sixties Show
November 1, 8 pm
The Sixties Show features former members of Bob Dylan’s, James Brown’s, Ray and Dave Davies’ (The Kinks), NBC TV’s Saturday Night Live Bands, and the current members of The Smithereens. The show is a cross-generational crowd-pleaser known for spot on recreations of the greatest songs of the 1960s.
Bay Street Theater,
PLAYWRITING: Process and Projects with Bill Burford
Wednesdays, October 16 – November 20, 6 pm – 9 pm
Playwriting: Process & Projects is a six-week workshop designed to unleash the playwright’s inner imaginings, explore how stories emerge, and prepare for production. Producer/director Bill Burford helps writers, actors, and other artists foster each other’s work through free-drafting, reading each participant’s new pages together, and mutually supportive feedback. Artists are encouraged to work on any kind of character-based piece for stage: plays, operas, and new forms, as well as dance, musical, puppet, or physical theater. For writers/artists of various skill levels, ages 17+.
$150 ($120 Members)
Guild Hall, www.guildhall.org
SALON SERIES: THE NEW YORKERS
KARÉN HAKOBYAN AND EIKO KANO
October 25, 6 – 7:30 pm
Salon Series, the Parrish Art Museum’s concert program featuring world-class artists performing in an intimate, casual setting, presents pianist Karén Hakobyan and violinist Eiko Kano. Described as “a musician of abundant gifts and bountiful ideas” by New York Concert Review, and “an immensely talented and dynamic performer” by Deseret Morning News, Armenian American pianist, composer, and conductor Karén Hakobyan is a versatile force on the international music scene. Described as an artist with “electrifying intensity and lyrical expression” by Kyoto newspaper, Japanese violinist Eiko Kano is known for her dynamic performances.
$25 | $10 Members, Students, and Children
Parrish Art Museum,
Enchanted Forest Trail
October 26, October 27, & November 2, 12 – 2 pm
Follow your guide to meet whimsical, fun, and educational characters on the forest trails. The parking lot will be full of games and activities! Come and join the fun! Dress up if you like! Children ages 2 to 7 with adult. Reservations required, call to reserve an arrival time (631) 653-4771.
$10 fee per person.
Quogue Wildlife Refuge,
Taylor Barton & WHBPAC Present GE Smith Portraits featuring Steve Earle
October 26, 8 pm
Join us for an unforgettable and intimate evening with host – Emmy winner, GE Smith: supreme musicologist and sideman to all, as he explores his passion for R&B while highlighting his guest, GRAMMY winner, Steve Earle and his masterful songwriting.
Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center, www.whbpac.org
The Rising Stars Piano Series Presents: Pianofest Distinguished Artist Kara Huber
November 9, 6 – 8 pm
“From the first note, Huber captivated the audience with astounding accuracy, elegant showmanship and a beautiful mastery of the 88 keys before her.” — Oakland Independent.
The Rising Stars Piano Series was founded in 2003 by SCC board member and pianist, Liliane Questel, a graduate of the Brussels Conservatory and the Baltimore’s Peabody Conservatory under the guidance of Leon Fleisher. The series mission focuses on performance opportunities primarily for participants and alumni of Pianofest of the Hamptons.
Tickets: $20 in advance; $25 at the door; students under 21 admitted at no charge.
Southampton Cultural Center,
Public Opening Reception: November 16, 6 – 8 pm
Solar Impressions & International Masters Collaborations in Printmaking
November 16 – December 29
Presented with Inspiration Plus
For the “Solar Impressions” juried exhibition, over one hundred impressions were selected from more than 700 entries from across the United States, Ireland, Israel, England, Denmark, Australia, New Zealand, Peru, Canada, Spain, and France. The awards juror is the acclaimed international artist Eric Fischl, who will be presenting 40 individual awards worth over $28,000 to the numerous works. “Collaborations” will include prints produced by Dan Welden for Willem de Kooning, Elaine de Kooning, Kiki Smith, Esteban Vicente, Dan Flavin, James Brooks, Eric Fischl, Robert Gwathmey, Paul Davis, Syd Solomon, Roy Nicholson, Jack Youngerman, Robert Dash, and Dan Welden.
Southampton Arts Center,