Twenty eight restless kids peer out over the rails but there’s no wind to fill Shenandoah’s sails The bunks are made and clothes all put away Everyone on board hopes we’ll sail today No one likes the situation we are in Even the crew’s patience wears thin Several small hands scrub the deck clean and […]
Headlined by songwriter, singer, and guitarist Cindy Kallet, four accomplished folk musicians will perform together to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Fern and Feather Day Camp at Felix Neck, a Massachusetts Audubon Society wildlife sanctuary in Edgartown. The show, at the Grange Hall in West Tisbury this Sunday, August 3, will raise money to […]
August brings the laughs. Lenny Clarke, the well-known comedian, actor, and Chilmark resident when he is not performing on the mainland, will make a summertime Martha’s Vineyard appearance Sunday night, August 3, at Flatbread Company at the airport for a dinner show. Lenny “and friends” will bring the laughs, and Tina Miller, general manager of […]
Dine with the Rotary Club of Martha’s Vineyard this Sunday, August 3, at the annual all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast. From 7 am to 1 pm, the Rotary Club will serve pancakes, bacon, sausages, juice, milk, and coffee for $9 ($5 for children 12 and under) at The Anchors next to Edgartown’s Memorial Wharf. Proceeds benefit local […]
See ‘The Three Musketeers,’ a Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse production, at the Tisbury Amphitheater.
Young Island actors bring the Tony Award winning musical “Spring Awakening” to the stage of the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School Performing Arts Center this Thursday and Friday, July 31 and August 1, at 8 pm. The musical, a dynamic coming of age story set in late 19th century Germany, is rated PG. Proceeds from […]
This Saturday, July 26, Da’African Village, an organization dedicated to creating cultural exchange between Africa and other places, will host a day of tribal dance at the Union Chapel in Oak Bluffs. Les Enfants du Soleil African Ballet Ensemble will engage the audience in Senegalese dance, drumming, and storytelling. Tickets are $25 for the 3 […]
This Saturday, July 26, join Amy Goodman and Charlayne Hunter-Gault at the Katharine Cornell Theatre in Vineyard Haven at a benefit for the WVVY 93.7-FM, the Island’s community radio station, and public broadcasting’s Democracy Now! The event is co-sponsored by Martha’s Vineyard Community Television, Channel 13, and the ACLU of Massachusetts. Ms. Hunter-Gault, a Vineyard […]
“Bandstand, The Search for the Oak Island Gold” by Jib Ellis, Veranda Publishing, 2014, 390 pages, $16.95, available at Bunch of Grapes (Vineyard Haven), Edgartown Books, and at area libraries. We all enjoy a perfectly-prepared bon mot. In “Bandstand, The Search for Oak Island Gold,” long-time Island resident Jib Ellis serves up bushels of them, […]
Music by the Vineyard Haven Band can be heard every other Sunday night.