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Morse Arts, Inc.

One company, two owners, and three galleries add up to a Martha’s Vineyard business long at the forefront of the Island’s fine arts scene....

Arts Beat: Actors talking Shakespeare

Shakespeare’s “The Winter’s Tale,” produced by the Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse, opened last Thursday, and runs through August 11. You should go. Here’s why.It’s a...

Festival in the Circle

The 13th annual Native American Artisans Festival, sponsored by the Aquinnah Cultural Center, is happening Saturday, July 20, from 11 am to 4 pm...

Taylor-made

You may think of Kate Taylor as the singing sister in the musical Taylor family, sibling to Hugh, Livingston, and James. Or you may...

Arts Beat: Durang à la Chekhov brings comedy with an edge to the Playhouse

Christopher Durang is a Tony awardwinning playwright. He’s erudite. He writes sparkling dialogue. He knows his theater. He explores complex themes. And his plays...

Arts Beat: Weekly thoughts from the Inside

Dancer, choreographer, company director, and feminist agitator Ashley Bouder joined Balanchine’s New York City Ballet in 2000 at the age of 17. A principal...

Arts Beat: Weekly thoughts from the Inside

As a lifelong dance professional, I’m often told by fellow attendees after seeing a piece of choreography (my own or other choreographers’), “I don’t...

Arts Beat: ‘Dear Elizabeth’

A New York City friend of mine once said he chose the movies, plays, dances, or music he was going to see based on...

Woods at Lambert’s Cove Inn

There’s a new kid in town in the form of a spanking-new restaurant. The restaurant: Woods. The location: Lambert’s Cove Inn. The executive chef:...

Arts Beat: Joanna Kotze at the Yard

As a dance audience member, I can never decide if I’m an equal opportunity cynic or an equal opportunity enthusiast. Probably the latter. By...

Arts Beat: Billy Collins

Billy Collins. Where art and entertainment collide. He’s the country’s most celebrated living poet, yet he “doesn’t care that poetry is relatively unpopular.” He...

Music that transcends time

Forty-nine years strong, the Martha’s Vineyard Chamber Music Society, under the leadership of founder, pianist, and artistic director Delores Stevens, has held to its...

On pointe

Ashley Melone, Vineyard Arts Project founder and artistic director, has programmed an artistically and politically astute season of ballet choreographic residencies for the 2019...

Patriot Party Boats

Falmouth-based Patriot Party Boats (PPB) knows how to party, aquatically speaking: Their chartered fishing boats and pleasure cruise boats show people a great time...

Cabaret collaboration

Actress Elizabeth Parrish is old school, not that there's anything wrong with new school. But there’s a certain drive, an inner core, a need...

Going solo

What do Nancy Aronie, Joann Green Breuer, Molly Conole, Nicole Galland, Boaz Kirschenbaum, MJ Bruder Munafo, and Gerry Yukevich have in common? Playwright, actress,...

Molly Conole sings her story

Molly Conole claims she’s created a one-woman show, but don’t you believe it. Conole, the talented, charming, and ubiquitous singer in the Island’s musical...

Inside and out

The improvisational dance group What’s Written Within is presenting a unique event on Sunday, May 5, called “What’s Written Within & Wearable ART &...

Get growing

If you like growing plants, looking at beautifully placed plants, eating plants you’ve grown, having someone else tend your plants, think it’s prudent to...

Island poets will read their work at the Carnegie

The Vineyard Trust hosts “Poetry Together: A Reading by Island Poets” at the Carnegie in Edgartown on Saturday, April 20, at 2 pm. Who...