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10/21/16 6:00am
10/21/2016 6:00 AM

Susan Hedges

As a child, Susan Hedges loved entertaining people and making them laugh. A former Long Island High School for the Arts student, she hoped to pursue acting after graduation.

Initially, she participated in community theater events at night after working in operations during the day. But as she started a family and put in more time at the office, her time at the theater decreased.


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08/03/16 6:19am
08/03/2016 6:19 AM

KATHARINE SCHROEDER PHOTOSofia Bartolani, age 10 of Southold.

Sofia Bartolani stood toward the middle of the line last week, viola in hand, anxiously awaiting her upcoming performance. Joining 48 other students in Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 “Ode to Joy,” Sofia was about to be conducted by classical music icon Itzhak Perlman.  READ