The Yard has cancelled all programming at its Chilmark campus through June, according to an announcement from the performing arts nonprofit.

“We had planned to announce the 2020 Yard Arts summer season this week, and it pains us to deliver this message instead. We are heartbroken to let down so many remarkable artists and our beloved patrons,” reads the statement posted on the Yard website.

“If we can offer programs in July and August, we hope to do so.”

While physically closed, the Yard is calling for public responses to a series of arts prompts, including haiku and landscape photography, posted on its website at