02/08/17 4:05pm
Michael Heller

A scene from the 2013 HarborFrost. (Credit: Michael Heller, courtesy)

At first, several people thought it was a crazy idea.

After all, who in their right mind sponsors an outdoor winter festival, complete with fireworks, in a famous summertime resort?

Sag Harbor, that’s who — and ever since the first successful HarborFrost back in February 2011, this village by the bay has made it an annual tradition. (more…)

12/24/16 6:00am
Credit: Courtesy photo

Credit: Courtesy photo

The New Year will soon be upon us, so turn over a new leaf with … “The Doubtful Sprout,” a show for little ones and their parents by Goat on a Boat Puppet Theater.

The show is Saturday, December 31 at 11 a.m. at Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor where the audience will tunnel down with Worm and Sprout to discover the mysterious life found inside soil. (more…)

10/10/16 10:28am
Credit: Courtesy photo

Credit: Courtesy photo

The name Jacques Brel doesn’t mean much to American audiences these days. But this iconic Belgian singer, songwriter and actor was a mysterious and legendary figure in the 1950s and ‘60s — known for his literate and theatrical songs both in Europe and, to a lesser extent, here in the U.S. as well.

On Saturday, October 15, musician Alfredo Merat, a native Frenchman who lives in Sag Harbor, will channel the legendary singer at Bay Street Theater in “Brel By Alfredo,” bringing Brel’s songs back to life in French with an English narrative. (more…)