Arts

Mark Segal
Drawing botanicals at the Horticultural Alliance of the Hamptons and “ColorPop,” a group show, at Folioeast
Opinion
Jennifer Landes
The Drawing Room Gallery in East Hampton has a wonderfully colorful group show in its front galleries, but a tiny show of photographs by Charles Jones emits a magnetic pull toward the back gallery.
Mark Segal
There will be no post-holiday letdown at Guild Hall thanks to a slate of January programs ranging from the risk-taking theater of the JDT Lab to The Met: Live in HD to film screenings hosted by Carl Bernstein and Isabella Rossellini.
Star Staff
Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor will present four Fireside Sessions with Nancy Atlas, each with a guest focusing on the music of a particular American city.
Mark Segal
A Hamptons Theatre Company production of David Ives’s play “Venus in Fur,” which opens next Thursday, could hardly be timelier.
“Deadly Cure” by Lawrence Goldstone, a medical detective story set in Brooklyn in 1899, could have been written about the current opioid crisis.
Christopher Walsh
There are plenty of options to ring in the New Year on the South Fork, and if music is your thing, these venues have got you covered.
Mark Segal
The Sag Harbor Partnership will present a screening of “The Tree Prophet,” a film by Christian Scheider and Tucker Marder, on Saturday in Sag Harbor.
LONG ISLAND BOOKS
The origin story of Lou Reed, from Long Island wiseass to victim of electroshock therapy to tutelage under the poet Delmore Schwartz.
Opinion
Jennifer Landes
A photography show organized for Folioeast and installed at Malia Mills, in East Hampton, it is striking in its concentration in an intimate space and in its subject matter.
Star Staff
Michael Halsband was barely a year out of art school when an assignment to photograph Keith Richards for the cover of Rolling Stone magazine led to an invitation from Mick Jagger to photograph the Rolling Stones’ 1981 North American “Tattoo You” tour.
Star Staff
As in years past, Nancy Atlas and her band will return to Bay Street Theater with six evenings of rock ’n’ roll starting Saturday with Danny Kean.
Mark Segal
The White Room Gallery in Bridgehampton has invited painters, mixed-media artists, photographers, and sculptors to submit work for “Flow,” an exhibition that will be on view there from Jan. 26 through Feb. 11. “Dan Flavin, to Lucie Rie and Hans Coper, Master Potters,” the first exhibition to bring together Flavin’s work with that of the two renowned European ceramicists, is on view at the Vito Schnabel Gallery in St. Moritz, Switzerland, through Feb. 4.
Some nonfiction gems in an off year for fiction, when current events overshadow everything.
BAYSTREET
Mark Segal
The summer season at Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor will feature three plays steeped in political issues that are timely as well as timeless.