Pines people-Susan Willis

Pines people- Susan Willis 1925-2009 Susan Willis was an actress who first came to the Pines on an invitation from longtime resident and an agent of the William Morris Agency in 1972. Gilbert Parker was a highly successful agent representing many top directors and actors. They met when Sue was...

Pines People- David Baker.

Pines People- David Baker.   David Baker and Sylvan Cole founded FIPAP (Fire Island Arts Project) over 25 years ago. Offering musical revues and shows which tapped into the wealth of artistic talent in the Pines community. David Baker was a historic figure in the growth of the arts in...

The Tommy Tune house Est. 1968- Reno 1984.

  The Tommy Tune house Est. 1968- Reno 1984.  120 Ocean Walk.       Sitting high on a dune on the ocean is the house where Tommy lived. Broadway star Tommy Tune that is.  The Pines has always had a celebrity filled history, and Tommy was one of our...

Jerry Herman – Celebrity history.

Celebrity history- Jerry Herman                             1960’s-1990’s. Broadway composer Jerry Herman becomes a resident twice purchasing homes on both the Ocean and the Bay. He involves himself in the community events, and entertains frequent guests like Angela Lansbury and...