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‘The Agitators’ at the Vail-Leavitt: examining the friendship two legendary abolitionists and suffragists

"They agitated the nation and each other for over 50 years." Mat Smart's 2019 play "The Agitators" examines the decades-long friendship of Frederick Douglass and Susan B. Anthony, two of the most important abolitionists and suffragists of the 19th Century. It will be on stage at the Vail-Leavitt weekends April 8-17.

Auditions for ‘The Agitators’ coming up at Vail-Leavitt Music Hall

Open auditions for the play "The Agitators" will be held on Sunday, Jan. 16 and Monday, Jan. 17 at 6 p.m. at Vail-Leavitt Music Hall, 18 Peconic Avenue in Riverhead.

Spend an evening with a panel of forensic experts Saturday at the Vail-Leavitt

Ever wonder what it’s like to be a real-life crime scene investigator or medical examiner tasked with solving deadly, sometimes gruesome crimes?

‘Bionic’ teen directs ‘Shine for the Spines’ cabaret fundraiser at Vail-Leavitt

Thea Flanzer was diagnosed with scoliosis — curvature of the spine — when she was 10 years old. Her experience with the condition and the surgeons who corrected it inspired her to produce the upcoming show.

Vail-Leavitt brings NYC dog and cat film festivals to Riverhead

The Vail-Leavitt Music Hall is going to the dogs. And the cats, too. Riverhead's historic theater will host the New York City Dog and New York City Cat Film Festivals on the last two Sundays of January. Update: Jan. 20 festival postponed to Feb. 3.

Vail-Leavitt celebrates Hispanic/Latino Heritage Month

The Vail-Leavitt Music Hall hosted its First Annual Hispanic/Latino Heritage Celebration Friday evening, with family fun, including music, dancing and ethnic foods, plus a screening of the movie, "The Book of Life.”

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month: Festival to highlight Latino culture and traditions at Vail-Leavitt Music Hall

The two-day celebration looks to highlight Latino traditions and culture through music, art, dance, food and fun will take place at the Vail-Leavitt Music Hall Oct. 12 and 13.

Vail-Leavitt to showcase teen talent with open mic nights

The Vail-Leavitt Music Hall will host open mic nights for high school students throughout the summer.

Irish step dancers’ ‘Winter Showcase’ to grace Vail-Leavitt stage Jan 20

Irish step dancers will grace the stage at the Vail-Leavitt Music Hall during their Winter Showcase performance.

Fringe Fest showcases original works at Vail-Leavitt tonight through Aug. 6

The East End Fringe Festival presents 10 nights of original theater at the Vail-Leavitt Music Hall in Riverhead, plus an evening of poetry, a New Orleans jazz brunch and a free 'Theater Express' during the Alive on 25 street festival tomorrow night.