A scene from Agatha Christie’s “Murder on the Orient Express” which will be presented by Curtain Call, Inc. in Stamford, Ct. See Nearby In-Person Events for details.
A scene from Agatha Christie’s “Murder on the Orient Express” which will be presented by Curtain Call, Inc. in Stamford, Ct. See Nearby In-Person Events for details.

Christ Church Greenwich at 254 E. Putnam Ave. will present “Dining in the Dark: A Famed Restaurant Critic’s Struggle with and Triumph Over Depression” with Bryan Miller, New York Times food critic, Sun., Jan. 16 at 11:15 a.m. Miller will join with David Michonski in a Q&A to speak about his battle with Bipolar II disorder, which ruined his life professionally and personally, and how he overcame his depression and rebuilt his life. This talk is free and open to the public. Starbuck’s coffee and refreshments will be served. Register for the in-person or livestream event at https://events.locallive.tv/events/71131

Westchester Children’s Museum at 100 Playland Parkway, Rye presents Museum Minis Fri., Jan. 14, 21 & 28, 11-11:30 a.m. Children ages 6-30 months are invited into Toddler Beach where they will learn new songs, fingerplays, movement games, hear stories and more! Free with admission. Lines & Squiggles, Sat., Jan. 22, 11 a.m-12 p.m. Admission $9 per person; $8 for seniors and free for children under 1. Register at www.discoverwcm.org.

The 16th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration will take place at the Wilton Library, 137 Old Ridgefield Rd., Wilton Sun., Jan. 16 at 3 p.m. Free. It will feature an afternoon of celebration and reflection honoring the life and work of Dr. King and will feature musical performances from local organizations and a keynote address by media contributor and author Heather McGhee. Register at https://westportlibrary.org/ or stream online.

Muscoot Farm, 51 Rte. 100, Katonah will host a Backyard Birding Bonanza Sat., Jan. 22, 1-2 p.m. Ages 10 & older. Join the curator to learn about some of Muscoot’s feathered friends and make a homemade bird feeder. Register at 914/864-7286 or www.muscootfarm.org.

ArtsWestchester’s Teen Tuesdays & Thursdays are back! Youth can join on a Tuesday or Thursday from 4:30-6 p.m. to participate in new creative and fun art-making activities led by professional teaching artists. Workshops are temporarily being held next door to ArtsWestchester at the White Plains City Center, 3rd floor at 19 Mamaroneck Ave. For the safety of participants, social distancing and masks will be enforced regardless of vaccination status. Workshops are free and open to youth 12-16 years of age. Space is limited. Email Remy Kuhn at rkuhn@artswestchester.org with questions or to register.

The Emelin Theatre, 153 Library La., Mamaroneck will present “On A Winter’s Night,” Thurs., Jan. 20 at 8 p.m. Features veteran singer-songwriters that remain among the brightest stars of the past 30-year singer-songwriter movement—Cliff Eberhardt, John Gorka, Lucy Kaplansky, and Patty Larkin. $50, $55 & $60. www.emelin.org.

Curtain Call’s Dressing Room Theatre, 1349 Newfield Ave., Stamford, Ct. will present Agatha Christie’s “Murder On the Orient Express” Thurs., Jan. 20-Feb. 6. The play follows the adventures of the dashing Belgian detective Hercule Poirot as he is called back from Istanbul to London on urgent business. He intends to book a first-class compartment on the Orient Express, run by his former friend and colleague, Monsieur Bouc. The train is surprisingly full, but Bouc manages to secure Poirot a spot in the first-class cabin. While aboard the Orient Express, Poirot meets a host of peculiar characters: an aging Russian princess, her Swedish companion, a Hungarian countess, a Minnesota housewife, a Scottish colonel, an English governess, a French conductor, a disagreeable American businessman and his anxious secretary. Performances will be Thurs.-Saturday evenings at 8 p.m. and Sunday afternoons at 2 p.m. Doors open 1/2 hour before show time. Tickets are $35 for adults, $25 for senior citizens and $20 for children under 21 at 203/461-6358 or www.curtaincallinc.com.

Jazz Forum Arts, 1 Dixon La., Tarrytown will present the Nicholas Payton Trio feat. Vicente Archer & Bill Stewart Fri. & Sat., Jan. 14 & 15, 7 & 9:30 p.m., $30-$35, and the Stephen Guerra Quintet Sun., Jan. 16, 4 & 6 p.m. $15-$20. Willie Jones III Quintet featuring Willie Jones III, Eddie Henderson, Justin Robinson, Mike LeDonne and Gerald Cannon, Fri. & Sat., Jan. 21 & 22, 7 & 9:30 p.m. $25-$30 and Kristen Mather De Andrade Brazilian Group, Sun., Jan. 23, 4 & 6 p.m. $15-$20. In an abundance of caution, the Jazz Forum requires proof of COVID-19 vaccination at the box office and that you wear a mask, except while seated. $10 minimum in food or drink per person. Tickets at www.jazzforumarts.org.

Tarrytown Music Hall at 13 Main St. will present classical pianist Kristina Marinova Wed., Jan. 19, 8 p.m., $28, $38 & $48, and Wanda Sykes Sat., Jan. 22 at 8 p.m., $59-$129. www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

White Plains Public Library at 100 Martine Ave. will host Imagining the Artist Book: An Exhibition of Artist Books by self-taught artist Mark Shanker thru Fri., Feb. 4. The exhibition includes more than 30 prints and 11 Artist Books. 914/422-1400; www.whiteplainslibrary.org.

The Mamaroneck Artists Guild, 1987 Palmer Ave., Larchmont will present a Member Group Show: Paper Play, artwork on and with paper thru Sat., Jan. 29. The opening reception will be Sat., Jan. 15, 3-5 p.m. Gallery hours: Tues-Sat., 12-5 p.m. www.mamaroneckartistsguild.org.

Katonah Museum of Art at 134 Jay St. is presenting “Arrivals,” a new exhibition that explores American origin stories through five centuries of art. On view thru Jan. 23. Exhibit features more than 50 artists. Museum hours: Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun., 12-5 p.m. Advance timed tickets are recommended. Adults: $10; seniors & students $5; members and children 12 years & younger are free. www.katonahmuseum.org

The Katonah Museum of Art presents “Picture Our Journey,” on view in the Learning Center thru Jan. 23 in conjunction with “Arrivals” (see above), on view in the Museum’s main galleries. “Picture Our Journey” features original children’s picture book art that shares personal yet universal stories of immigration. Through illustrations and words, these stories give voice to topics such as the struggle to belong in one’s new home, the pain of separation, and the ties that bind immigrants to their country and culture of origin. In a country filled with families that trace their roots back to other homelands, these stories have resonated throughout American history and are woven into the vibrant fabric of our nation. Museum hours: Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun., 12-5 p.m. Advance timed tickets are recommended. Adults: $10; seniors & students $5; members and children 12 years & younger are free. www.katonahmuseum.org.

Pelham Art Center at 155 Fifth Ave. will present a Faculty Exhibition thru Sat., Jan. 29. www.pelhamartcenter.org.

Pelham Art Center at 155 Fifth Ave. is displaying a new public art installation, “The Conversation Sculpture,” by Brooklyn artist Musa Hixson. It is a 9 ft. x 6 ft. x 6 ft. steel sculpture that mimics a blooming flower with three seats enclosed in its frame. The interactive piece intends to facilitate new connections and encourage people to think differently about public space. The installation will be on display through June 20, 2023. www.pelhamartcenter.org.

The Emelin Theatre has announced the following schedule: Red Molly is postponed. New date TBD. The Sixties Show Feb. 11; Lisa Fischer Feb. 12; James Hunter Feb. 19, Marc Cohn, Sun., Mar. 6. Peking Acrobats postponed, date TBD; Hollis Brown, Apr. 22; Hey 19, Tribute to Steely Dan, postponed until Fall 2021; Leo Kottke is postponed to May 14, 2022. The Sweet Remains is canceled; Mark Morris Dance Group postponed to 2022. Existing ticketholders for above rescheduled events have been moved to the new dates. For information on all shows go to www.emelin.org.

Tarrytown Music Hall has rescheduled the following previously announced events: Waxahatchee, Feb. 11; Anais Mitchell & Bonny Light Horseman Feb. 16; Trey Kennedy, Feb. 17; Al Franken Feb. 20; Big Band of Brothers, Feb. 24; The Righteous Brothers Feb. 25; Colin Quinn, Feb. 26; An Evening with Rickie Lee Jones, Mar. 3; The Music of Meat Loaf, Mar. 4; Anthony Rodia Stand-Up, Mar. 5; Marty Stuart, Mar. 6; The Outlaws, Mar. 10; Red Hot Chilli Pipers,  Mar. 11;: The Moth, Mar. 12; The Allman Brothers Band, Mar. 13; Niki Jacobs, Mar. 16;  Cherish the Ladies, Mar. 17; The Robert Cray Band, Mar. 18; Jay and the Americans, Mar. 19; Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox, Mar. 20; Tom Segura  Mar. 29; Tab Benoit, Apr. 1; Marc Broussard Apr. 2; The Wailin’ Jennys, Apr. 3; The Magnetic Fields, Apr. 6; Colin Hay Apr. 7; Gordon Lightfoot, Apr. 8; One Night of Queen will be Apr. 15; Rick Thomas will be Apr. 23; Kevin James will be Apr. 29 & May 11; The Daily Show Writers Comedy Tour will be May 14; Melissa Etheridge will be June 12.

Cancelled shows: Survivor Blues with John Mayall & Walter Trout; Mary Chapin Carpenter - Marc Cohn - Shawn Colvin: Together in Concert, Shovels & Rope; Judy Collins & Arlo Guthrie, In Conversation with The Sopranos. Legends of British Rock Dave Mason with special guest John Mayall, Peter Wolf & The Midnight Travelers and The Fixx: The English Beat US Tour 2021.

Above information is subject to change. For a complete listing of upcoming shows and to purchase tickets, go to www.tarrytownmusichall.org