Heart of the East End – March 8th, 2022

Andrea Grover, Guild Hall of East Hampton

Celebrating International Women’s Day by exploring one local arts leader’s roots, including the creation of the Aurora Picture Show in Houston, Texas, which will celebrate a quarter century in operation next year, Guild Hall’s Executive Director Andrea Grover discusses how she came to the East End arts scene starting first at Parrish Art Museum after time over at Carnegie Mellon.


Marc Lamaina and Joe Taffurelli, Tasty Tuesday underwritten by Southampton Arts Center

The creator of a string of Tex Mex restaurants throughout Long Island beginning with flagship Lucharitos in Greenport Village, which was opened after Hurricane Sandy wiped out his former bakery Buttacakes, comes on-air to discuss the latest expansion into Cuban fare in downtown Riverhead, which has been growing in recent years and is set to continue with the creation of a nearby town square. Chef Joe Taffurelli joins Marc LaMaina to discuss the development of the menu at Lucha Cubanom which is located in the former Sunny’s Diner and Grill location.

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