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Broadway veteran Tovah Feldshuh will be at LTV this weekend. (Photo credit: Julio Gaggia)

For this upcoming weekend across the South Fork a good portion of the activities center around women, both young and not young, who are in the arts. Whether you’re looking for a good laugh and show from a veteran Broadway actor, an exhibition dedicated to observing the natural world from a thirty something artist, a talk with a best-selling author, or something in the middle, the ladies got you covered! Also, don’t forget, the Hamptons Fine Art Fair starts this weekend in Southampton. For tickets and more information, click here. And if you missed all the firework action over the last week, ride on over to Shelter Island — they always do their beachside display the week after and it’s well worth the ferry fare.

Sarah Conway performs at LTV in Wainscott. (photo credit: Tonia Ries)

Enjoy some comedy and tunes at LTV

Tovah Feldshuh: Aging is Optional (‘Cause G*d I Hope It Is!) is at LTV Studios in Wainscott this Saturday, July 13 at 7 p.m.. As part of the Hamptons Summer Songbook by the Sea series, Tony and Emmy-nominated Feldshuh will offer musical and comedic performances, with the help of musical director and vocalist James Bassi. General admission is $65 in advance, $70 at the door. VIP café seating is available for $100. Buy your tickets here. Local favorites Sarah Conway & The Playful Souls perform a mix of rock, country and blues starting at 7:30 p.m. tonight. Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door.

Catch the 24 Hour Plays

Tomorrow, the Rams Head Inn on Shelter Island hosts the exclusive “The 24 Hour Plays,” featuring stars from Broadway, film and TV joining forces to write a play in 24 hours. Attendees will enjoy drinks, dinner, picnics and more while kicking back on the lawn at Rams Head beginning at 7 p.m.. Tickets are $100. Contact Ram’s Head Inn to purchase yours.

Get gussied up for Guild Hall theater

Guild Hall’s theater renovation is complete! So, to celebrate, tomorrow, July 12, the East Hampton locale hosts “An Evening with Billy Porter” as its grand reopening benefit concert. Starting at 8 p.m., guests are welcome to celebrate with Grammy, Emmy and Tony Award-winning actor and singer Billy Porter, best known for his performance in Broadway’s “Kinky Boots.” Tickets start at $150.

Laugh with celebs at SAC

Southampton Arts Center presents the acclaimed international comedy from Broadway, “Celebrity Autobiography,” featuring the likes of Richard Kind, Eugene Pack, Susan Lucci, John Slattery, Talia Balsam, Tate Donovan, Dayle Reyfel and Alan Zweibel in person acting out hilarious passages from other star’s memoirs. Tomorrow night at 7 p.m.. Tickets start at $125. Get yours here. Also at SAC, catch the final weekend of the graffiti-themed exhibit “Beyond the Streets,” with a special talk on Saturday at 3 p.m. by curator and owner of the pieces in the show, Roger Gastman, where he’ll discuss the evolution of urban art. Register here.

Rachel Thierren performs tonight at Duck Creek in Springs. (Photo Credit Claudia Raymat)

Enjoy free music

Tonight, French-Canadian trumpet virtuoso Rachel Therrien leads the Latin Jazz Project quartet at Arts Center at Duck Creek in Springs beginning at 6 p.m.. DJ Scotty performs tomorrow at 5:30 p.m. at Navy Beach in Montauk. Lina Maxine plays on Saturday. Same time, same place.

Run in a youth triathlon for i-tri

This Saturday, i-tri hosts the annual Hamptons Youth Triathlon in East Hampton. Beginning at about 7:30 a.m. at Long Beach in Sag Harbor, the super sprint-distance triathlon is open to kids ages 10 to 17 and will include a 300-yard swim, a six-mile bike ride and 1.5-mile run. i-tri is a community-based, inclusive program that fosters self-respect, personal empowerment, self confidence and healthy lifestyle choices for adolescent girls. To register for the triathlon, click here.

Show up for a special farmers market guest

This Saturday, the Shelter Island Havens’ Farmers Market will feature a special guest: local wildlife photographer Jim Colligan. He’ll be on hand displaying his wildlife and landscape photographs, including his specialty, bird photography. The farmers market is located on the grounds of the Shelter Island History Center (16 South Ferry Road) from 9:30 a.m. to noon.

The annual Shelter Island Fireworks take place this Saturday on Crescent Beach. (Photo credit: Amy Zavatto)

Get your author fix in Quogue

The Quogue Library continues on Sunday, with its “Authors in Conversation” summer series with Hampton Theatre Company’s Andrew Botsford in conversation with best-selling author Brooke Lea Foster. Talk begins at 5 p.m. and cost $10 to attend. A wine and cheese reception will follow.

Last call for Fourth fireworks

There’s really nothing like hanging out on the beach and watching the light show that is the ever excellent display that happens annually for the Shelter Island Fireworks. Run by a local volunteer group who banded together in 2015 to save the long-standing island tradition, folks can gather at Crescent Beach at dusk for the 9 p.m. show Saturday (although judging by the weird weather, they may well use that rain date in their hip pocket of Sunday, July 14). Grab a blanket, bring a picnic basket and come see the show.