08/03/17 2:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO | The Barefoot Movement will perform on the lawn at Sylvester Manor on Sunday, August 13 at 6 p.m

COURTESY PHOTO | The Barefoot Movement will perform on the lawn at Sylvester Manor on Sunday, August 13 at 6 p.m

IT’S SUMMER — LET’S GO BAREFOOT! 

Sylvester Manor Educational Farm continues its summer concert series with The Barefoot Movement on Sunday, August 13 at 6 p.m. The group first appeared at Sylvester Manor two years ago at a sold-out house concert, and returning to the summer Creekside stage will be fiddler Noah Wall, mandolinist Tommy Norris, guitarist Alex Conerly and upright bassist Katie Blomarz.

Sample provided food and beverages or bring a picnic and enjoy the wonder and serenity of a Creekside Concert at Sylvester Manor.

Tickets for the Barefoot Movement are $25 in advance and $30 at the gate. Visit sylvestermanor.org or call the Manor at (631) 749-0626.

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06/02/17 12:00pm
LENNY STUCKER PHOTO | A scene from ‘The Man in the Ceiling’ with, from left, Erin Kommer, Nicole Parker, Jonah Broscow and Danny Binstock.

LENNY STUCKER PHOTO | A scene from ‘The Man in the Ceiling’ with, from left, Erin Kommer, Nicole Parker, Jonah Broscow and Danny Binstock.

Bay Street Theater’s production of “The Man in the Ceiling,” a world premiere musical with book by Jules Feiffer, music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa, and directed by Jeffrey Seller, producer of Hamilton, will run May 30 to June 25. The production stars Jonah Broscow as Jimmy Jibbett, Andrew Lippa (who also composed the music and lyrics for the show) as Uncle Lester, Erin Kommor as Lisi, Brett Gray as Charlie Beemer, Danny Binstock as Father and Nicole Parker as Mother. (more…)

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05/31/17 4:30pm
BARRY GORDIN PHOTO | ‘The Man in the Ceiling’ creative team during rehearsals in New York City. From left, composer Andrew Lippa, book writer Jules Feiffer, and director Jeffrey Seller.

BARRY GORDIN PHOTO | ‘The Man in the Ceiling’ creative team during rehearsals in New York City. From left, composer Andrew Lippa, book writer Jules Feiffer, and director Jeffrey Seller.

Guests of the Shelter Island Library Book and Author Luncheon have a huge treat in store. New Island resident Jules Feiffer — world renowned cartoonist, author, playwright and all-around wit — has agreed to speak at the annual event which will be held on June 10 at The Pridwin Hotel.

He and his wife, Joan Holden, also a writer, moved into their house adjacent to Klenawicus Airfield in January and they are pleased with Island life. “It’s a different world, quieter, low key, not revved up. Life here seems old fashioned and civilized.” (more…)

03/02/17 2:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO | Francesca Anderegg performs

COURTESY PHOTO | Francesca Anderegg performs an Alumni Recital at the Clark Arts Center on March 11.

MUSIC AT PERLMAN 

The Perlman Music Program offers an Alumni Recital featuring violinist Francesca Anderegg on Saturday, March 11 at 5 p.m. at the Clark Arts Center. Ms. Anderegg will present a solo repertoire with pianist John Root.

After the concert there will be a reception with the artists. Tickets are $25 (free for students). For tickets or information, call (212) 877-5045 or email [email protected] (more…)

02/02/17 2:00pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | American Legion Hall.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | American Legion Super Bowl Party is Sunday, February 5, 2017..

SUPER BOWL AT THE LEGION

Super Bowl 51 takes place this Sunday in Houston, Texas where the New England Patriots will face off against the Atlanta Falcons.

Island football fans are invited to a Super Bowl Party at the American Legion to watch the game on Sunday, February 5 at 5:30 p.m. The Legion’s three televisions will all be tuned to the game, the bar will be open and food offerings will include heros, wings and dips. Admission is $10 and all are welcome. (more…)