On Sunday, April 26, at The FARM Institute, ArtFarm Enterprises held auditions for their inaugural production, "Kim and Delia," an original play by Islander and ArtFarm cofounder Brian Ditchfield. The producers were auditioning actors between the ages of 10 and 12 to play the lead role of Kim, in addition to several ensemble roles. It was a perfect day to display local talent, and Islanders came out in force, making a difficult choice for the producers.
Movin' on up
Belushi-Pisano Gallery opened new doors at 23b Kelly Street in Edgartown. Find most recent works by the local and national artists who have exhibited at the gallery throughout the years at its past Vineyard Haven location. Belushipisanogallery.com.
Featherstone opens an exhibit on Saturday in coordination with The Center for Creative Expression. The fourth annual "Through Our Own Eyes" photography show features the work of high school students Danielle Fogg, Nicole Mercier, Amy Sertl, and Sarah Felder, all students of the Creative Expression director Janice Frame. Opening reception: 4 to 6 pm; show runs through May 6. 508-693-1850.
On Sunday at 12 noon, Hospice of Martha's Vineyard hosts a lunch at the Harbor View Hotel in Edgartown. The $15 luncheon honors loved ones who've died. Attendees are encouraged to bring pictures of those they are honoring for display. 508-693-0189.
Local restaurants Mediterranean and the Sweet Life Café are joining Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer and donating the sales of specific desserts to the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. In support of Mother's Day, the dessert benefit is from May 4 through May 10. For more information, visit bostonbakesforbreastcancer.org.