Arts

Star Staff
First successful free solo climb of El Capitan in Yosemite captured on film by Jimmy Chin and Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi.
Opinion
Jennifer Landes
As mind-bogglingly oblique as Ray Johnson could be in his interviews and artwork, it is worth the effort to plumb their superficial impenetrability.
Mark Segal
The Watermill Center will showcase the work of three of its international resident visual and performance artists on Saturday afternoon, including the work of Tercer Abstracto, John Stintzi, and Joe Zorrilla.
Mark Segal
Alan Bennett’s play “The Madness of George III” and Verdi's "La Traviata" are on tap (and on tape) at Guild Hall this weekend.
Star Staff
Baba Israel, a hip-hop artist, rapper, and human beat boxer, will jam with a line-up of jazz musicians on Saturday.
Mark Segal
Keith Sonnier film and talk at Parrish Art Museum on Friday; submission deadline extended by White Room Gallery
Judy D’Mello
"A Christmas Carol" is a "defining tale of good triumphing over evil" and cheer over misery, but what if a leopard can't change his spots?
The mutability of truth and a mysterious stranger worthy of Camus in Lea Carpenter’s stylish novel of espionage, polygraphs, and the C.I.A.
Baylis Greene
The magician and author Allan Zola Kronzek will is out with a new guide to tricks, tabletop entertainments, and oldster-youngster bonding.
Star Staff
The Choral Society of the Hamptons will present its winter concert twice on Sunday at the Bridgehampton Presbyterian Church.
Mark Segal
“Carmine Street Guitars,” captures five days in the life of a Greenwich Village guitar shop that makes instruments out of antique woods and has a loyal (and famous) clientele.
Mark Segal
A perennial crowd pleaser, PechaKucha Night Hamptons typically sells out but does have an on-site waiting list.
Mark Segal
Firestone at Art Basel, Halsey McKay at NADA, Borghi at Art Miami, and more
Mark Segal
Group shows at Drawing Room, Folioeast, Grenning, Tulla Booth, and MM Fine Arts; three artists inspired by nature at Ashawagh Hall, and more
Star Staff
Provisions Natural Foods of Sag Harbor will host a screening of “A Place at the Table” at Bay Street Theater on Sunday.