Hitting the Bullseye of Heart and Humor
Louisa Hufstader

Taking place on two continents, with multiple sea battles and four on-stage suicides, Antony and Cleopatra has never been an easy play to follow. Shakespeare for the Masses added charts to the mix.

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Wicked Good Review Returns to Spice Up Winter Doldrums

One of the joys of the winter season is the Wicked Good Musical Revue, a monthly celebration of musical theatre at the Martha's Vineyard Playhouse.

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Playhouse Delivers Timely Performance of Our Town
Louisa Hufstader

The Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse is off to a strong post-season start with its new production of Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer-winning Our Town, playing weekends through Nov. 3.

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Blues Revue Turns Playhouse Into Nightclub
Louisa Hufstader

A Chicago blues joint popped up in Vineyard Haven this month, with live music five nights a week . Low Down Dirty Blues is playing Tuesday through Saturday nights at the Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse.

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Bringing Theatre Alive for Kids
Caroline Kaplan

For over 25 years children and their parents have gathered on summer mornings in the woods of Tisbury. For what?

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Chekhov Meets Comedy, With a Dash of Disney
Louisa Hufstader

Just one more week to see the Martha's Vineyard Playhouse's production of Christopher Durang’s comedy Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, which won the Tony Award for Best Play in 2013.

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Playhouse Comedy

The Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse opens its second stage production of the summer, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, on Tuesday, July 16, with previews beginning July 13.

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Finding Her True Self in Song
Louisa Hufstader

Shelagh Hackett lost no time pulling the audience into the story her life with the first words of Kiss Me I’m Irish, her one-woman play at the Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse last weekend.

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Turning the Shards of Life Into Jewels of Song
Louisa Hufstader

Molly Conole’s new one-woman musical play, Seaglass, Quilts & Song: Life in Pieces, had its premiere at the Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse over the weekend, playing to packed houses Friday and Saturday nights.

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Poetry Cafe Honors Judith Neeld

Judith Neeld will be celebrated at the next poetry cafe on Thursday, Feb. 4, with a reading of her poems by her colleagues at the Cleaveland House Poets.

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