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‘Thank You for Your Service’

When West Tisbury resident and Vietnam veteran Steve Maxner hears someone express their appreciation for serving his country, he has conflicting feelings. “When people...

Afternoons at the opera

For those who find Island living limiting because of the lack of access to cultural events, the Martha's Vineyard Film Center is now offering...

Setting the stage

The lights will be on at the Martha's Vineyard Playhouse all winter and spring, thanks to a variety of programs and events for both...

Forsaken photos

Perhaps appropriately for the season, the selection of photos in Featherstone's latest group show all have a haunting quality to them. “Abandoned” is the...

Watch and learn

Got a computer, a tablet, or a smartphone? Got a library card? Then you're all set to watch movies, TV shows, and educational programs,...

Victor and Penny bring vintage-flair tunes to the Island

Direct from Kansas City, Mo., a unique musical experience is coming to the Vineyard for two performances this coming weekend. Veteran musicians Victor and...

Shoulder season at Old Sculpin suits abstract artist Ed Schulman

Artist Ed Schulman has always preferred to host his annual exhibit at the Old Sculpin Gallery during the shoulder season. Currently he is the...

Familiar faces in ‘Driving Miss Daisy’

Those attending a performance of the Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse’s current production of “Driving Miss Daisy” may recognize one or more of the actors. The...

Local artists will offer affordable art for sale

This past June, the Martha’s Vineyard Center for the Visual Arts (MVCVA) Art Gallery Cooperative opened a gallery, named simply Art Gallery, on Dukes...

Theresa Girard’s art speaks louder than words

For the past 10 years Louisa Gould has hosted an all-abstract show at her Vineyard Haven gallery, and she has found that the form...

Vaclav Vytlacil’s Vineyard scenes at the M.V. Museum

Among the impressive list of artists who spent time working on the Vineyard (Thomas Hart Benton and Jackson Pollock among them), one name —...

Hawaiian duo Mele’uhane will play at the Katharine Cornell Theater

Last year a couple of Hawaiian musicians touched down on the Vineyard for a brief visit. This week they are back for a more...

Monday Night Specials come to an end with ‘Dystopian Daze.’

A new play by actress Brooke Adams will complete the Vineyard Playhouse's series of Monday Night Special play readings. The dark comedy “Dystopian Daze”...

Poet Justen Ahren presents a collaborative project this weekend

 Martha's Vineyard poet laureate Justen Ahren is expanding his horizons with a new project that will incorporate poetry, music, photography, and video. The collaborative...

Two sisters share their porcelain and poetry

The work of Vineyard-based ceramicist Jennifer McCurdy requires contemplation. The appeal of her sculptural pieces comes from the beauty of the twisting shapes, the...

Meet Your Merchant: The Levandowskis of LeRoux

April and Michael Levandowski own and operate two stores on Martha’s Vineyard — LeRoux at Home, and LeRoux Gourmet — along with four off-Island...

‘Streetwise’ at A Gallery

Seeking a bit of an urban outlook after a summer on the Vineyard? Check out A Gallery's latest show, “Streetwise,” on exhibit from Sept....

Vineyard Arts Project hosts Public Theater group

One of the country's hottest playwrights is on the Island now working on new material while in residency at the Vineyard Arts Project (VAP)...

Kara Taylor: new work from winter travels

Wherever she travels, artist Kara Taylor seems to find magic, mystery, and myth. Collectors and other admirers of her work are familiar with the...

‘Who You See Here’ is a funny, smart, and witty production

Updated Aug. 22, 2017—Before a single word of dialogue is spoken in the new comedy currently playing at the Martha's Vineyard Playhouse, audience members...