Long Day's Journey into the Kitchen

Meet Bridget Conroy, Cathleen Mullin and Jack Smythe: three characters who had been searching for an author — and full names — since they were first invented by playwright Eugene O’Neill in the 1940s.

Portrait of an Abstract Expressionist

Tthe two-man show Red, opens on Thursday, August 11 at the Martha's Vineyard Playhouse.

Not Just for Relaxing, Martha's Vineyard Is An Arts Incubator

Performing artists come to the Vineyard to refresh themselves creatively and develop new work, and Island audiences see exciting performances in return: new plays, musicals and even ice-skating dancers from Canada.

The Nature of Shakespeare Is Best Enjoyed Outdoors

Alexandra London-Thompson returned to the Tisbury Amphitheatre this summer as the director of Much Ado About Nothing, which had its premiere last Thursday evening. Ten years ago she starred alongside her husband in the same play, the last time the MV Playhouse produced the show.

War Letters Are Window Into History

On Wednesday evening, July 6, the Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse welcomes Andrew Carroll’s play If All the Sky Were Paper for a one-night-only showing at the Performing Arts Center.

Vineyard Playhouse Presents Shakespeare, All of It, in One Big Gulp

The Vineyard Playhouse will present The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) [Revised] at the Tisbury amphitheater, featuring a rapping Othello and a hyper-speed Hamlet, through August 15.

Perfect Weather for Poetry

It’s snowy, cold and still getting dark early. Not great for a trip to the beach, but perfect weather for poetry.

Bravo, Fourth Grade Thespians

On Friday and Saturday, Feb. 6 and Feb. 7, the Martha’s Vineyard Public Charter School and the Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse theatre project staged four short plays, starring the fourth grade classes.

What Good Is Sitting Alone in Your Room? Come to the Cabaret

Shelagh Hackett, Paul Munafo, Kenny Romero and Molly Conole are working on a 24-song cabaret at the Vineyard Playhouse, a reunion for the four singers. Wicked Good Cabaret takes place Saturday, Jan. 24.

Movies and Poetry at the Playhouse

The Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse will hold a poetry cafe on Tuesday, Dec. 16, at 7:30 p.m. The event is hosted by the Arnie Reisman, the Vineyard poet laureate.

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