Islandwide Picks for Thursday, August 18
COMEDY SHOW AT AUTHORS' PLAYHOUSE
Six stand-up comics from the Long Island scene do their thing 8:00 p.m. at the Authors' Playhouse (4 West Main Street, Bay Shore). $15 general admission, with $10 discounts for seniors and students.
THE BEATLES LASER SHOW
The Beatles Laser Anthology show comes to the Vanderbilt Museum and Planetarium (180 Little Neck Road in Centerport) with "Rock and Roll Music," "Twist and Shout," "I Wanna Hold Your Hand," and "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds." Admission to the museum grounds and exhibits are $5 for adults, $3 for seniors, $1 for children under 12, and $2 extra for the planetarium show. For more information, call 631.854.5555,
FREE SITAR PERFORMANCE AT HSAF
Enjoy a free performance from sitar virtuoso Kartik Seshadri, who is internationally acclaimed as one of India's outstanding musicians, tonight at the Huntington Summer Arts Festival from 8:30 - 10:00 p.m. at Heckscher Park (Chapin Rainbow Stage) in Huntington. Call 631.271.8423 x5 for more information.
SPORTS BY THE SEA
The Town of Southampton Youth Bureau and Southampton Village sponsor this program, for students in Grades 7 and above. Weekly activities include volleyball, flag football, soccer and other sports on the beach from 3:00 - 7:00 p.m. at Coopers Beach in Southampton.