Arts Roundup: From the Critique Group to a ‘Crazy’ Good Comedienne

Contemporary art — and stand-up comedy — shows are among the happenings this week in the Huntington area. What: Conversations in Art Where: Art League of Long Island When: Ongoing until Sunday, May 19 About: An exhibit featuring work by members of the Critique Group Read More …

Arts Roundup: From Walking with Whitman to Talking with Artists

Poetry and art events are among the happenings this week in the Huntington area. What: Walking with Whitman Where: Walt Whitman Birthplace When: Friday, May 3, 7:00 pm About: A reading by prize-winning poets Tongo Eisen-Martin and Tony Policano. Cost: Free – $10 For More Read More …

Arts Roundup: From Student Artists to a Stand-Up Master

Enjoy a variety of events — including live music, too — this week in the Town of Huntington. What: Long Island’s Best Where: Heckscher Museum of Art When: Exhibit ongoing – Sunday, May 19; reception for exhibitors, their family and friends, and employees of the Read More …

Arts Roundup: From an Open House to an Open Mic

Visual and performing artists will present their work, and you can show off yours, at happenings this week in our area. What: Bright Colors, Bold Strokes: Creations of Lowbrow Art Where: Huntington Arts Council When: Exhibit Friday, March 29 – Saturday, May 4; reception Friday, March Read More …

Arts Roundup: From the Music of India to a Documentary of New York

Concerts and movie events are among the goings-on this week in the Town of Huntington. What: Northport Arts Coalition Presents Starlight Coffeehouse Where: St. Paul’s United Methodist Church When: Friday, Mar. 8, 7:30 pm About: Acoustic folk from England’s The Black Feathers. Cost: $15 advance; Read More …

Arts Roundup: From the Hard Luck Cafe to Objects Found

Art exhibits and live music — sometimes in the same room — are among the happenings this week in the Huntington area. What: Objects Found Where: Huntington Arts Council When: Exhibit Friday, Feb. 15 – Saturday, Mar. 23; reception Friday, Feb. 15, 6:00 pm – Read More …

Arts Roundup: From Starlight to Swing Dance

Listen to music; appreciate art, poetry, and prose; and dust off your dancing shoes at happenings this week and beyond in the Huntington area. What: Northport Arts Coalition Presents: Starlight Coffeehouse Where: St. Paul’s United Methodist Church When: Friday, Jan. 11, 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm About: Read More …

Arts Roundup: From an Avant-Jazz Poet to a Klezmer Trio

And, in between, a play, a lecture, and art, this week and beyond in the Huntington area. What: Walking with Whitman: Steve Dalachinsky Where: Walt Whitman Birthplace When: Friday, Dec. 7, 6:00 pm (Doors open 5:30 pm) About: There is an open mic at 6:00 Read More …

Arts Roundup: From Vaughan Williams to George III

Live music and theater are among the happenings this week in the Huntington area. What: Northport Symphony Orchestra Fall 2018 Concert Where: Northport High School When: Friday, Nov. 16, 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm About: “Pastoral Moods” is the theme. You will enjoy works by Read More …

Arts Roundup: From Art on Walls to Art That’s Hands-On

Take in or take on a variety of creativity this week in the Huntington area. What: Walking with Whitman: Elaine Equi Where: Walt Whitman Birthplace When: Friday, Nov. 2, 6:00 pm (Doors open at 5:30 pm.) About: There is an open mic at 6 pm, Read More …

Art League Plans Next ‘Go Ape’ Exhibition

Applications are available now for the 12th annual  Advanced Placement Exhibition at the Art League of Long Island. The “Go Ape” exhibition features the works of high school Advanced Placement art students from around Long Island. The exhibition will give the students the opportunity to Read More …

Arts Roundup: From Haunted Skies to Piano Kings

A planetarium production and stars of classical and jazz collide in this week’s happenings around town. Plus, a documentary that hits home. What: Haunted Skies Where: Vanderbilt Planetarium When: Fridays and Saturdays, Oct. 12 – Oct. 26, 9:00 pm – 9:30 pm About: Ages 8 Read More …