Noteworthy events


Call for directors

Island Theatre Workshop (ITW) is looking for directors – with projects – for their upcoming One Act Play Festival to be held at the end of March at the Katharine Cornell Theatre in Vineyard Haven.

An informal meeting, along with auditions for actors, will be held at the ITW space at 12 Music Street, West Tisbury (just down the road from the Grange Hall) on Thursday, Jan. 19, from 6 to 8 pm and Sunday, Jan. 22, from 4 to 6 pm. First-time directors are welcome – mentors will be available. For more information, call Stephanie Burke at 508-737-8550 or Kevin Ryan at 508-627-2456.

Fireside dinner & talk

Art in the Stacks features Bella

Grow the local food movement

Next Thursday, Jan. 26, Slow Food Martha’s Vineyard is gathering to discuss strategies for growing the local food movement on the Island. While munching on popcorn and sipping cider, the group will hear ideas and opinions, and explore key questions to help shape the future direction of Slow Food M.V. The meeting is from 5:30 to 7 pm at the Chilmark Community Center.