Saturday, August 8, 2020

Arts & Entertainment

Martha’s Vineyard Film Society screens “The Oath”

For anyone seriously interested in gaining insight into terrorism and jihad, Laura Poitras's new film, "The Oath" is a must-see.

Showtime at The Yard

With a full season of performances ahead, The Yard is easing in to full throttle.

Ready, set, go: An active Vineyard

Summer is almost officially here, and the weather feels like we are already well into summer.

Vineyard Playhouse brings Kate Feiffer book to stage

If the humor, pacing, and performances that shone during rehearsal this past Saturday are any indication, you would do well to beg, borrow, or bring a child of your own to Vineyard Playhouse this weekend.

Noteworthy events

Brownies, chocolate chip cookies, and fresh breads will all be under the Linden Tree on Main Street in Vineyard Haven this Saturday.

Reel Picks

It's the 80s television show back to haunt us — all the quirky characters, schtick, slam-bam action, and absolutely no suspense as the Special Forces group proves they were framed in Iraq.

Nectar’s announces season schedule

Nectar's begins its second season under the management group that launched Nectar's in Burlington, Vermont more than 30 years ago.

High school grad performs play on Island

On Thursday, June 3, Martha's Vineyard Regional High School graduate Allison Carr, formerly of West Tisbury, performed her original play "H.

Interview with Dukes County Love Affair

Late Sunday afternoon brought windy weather and the sounds of bleating sheep outside Dukes County Love Affair's studio in Lambert's Cove.

Bloomsday celebration this Wednesday

Arts and Society presents the 32nd annual Bloomsday Celebration of music and drama based on the text of James Joyce, influential Irish writer and poet who lived from 1882 to 1941.

Inspiration Weekend features Ricky Skaggs, much more

Following a very successful Inspiration Weekend 2009, In Touch Ministries and Charles Stanley will bring the spiritual awakening back this year, for a five-day, June 4 through 8, open-air event at the Tabernacle in Oak Bluffs.

Martha’s Vineyard Film Society screens “Orgasm, Inc.”

With a title as titillating as "Orgasm, Inc," viewers may think the film showing Friday, June 4, at the Katharine Cornell Theatre is a piece of hot erotica.

Klezmer at Martha’s Vineyard Hebrew Center

The Martha's Vineyard Hebrew Center (MVHC) hosted a concert last Sunday with Deborah Strauss and Jeff Warschauer, the Strauss/Warschauer duo, who play Eastern European Jewish music.

What’s happening: up-Island

All is looking well for a great summer shopping experience in West Tisbury, Chilmark, and Aquinnah.

Reel Picks

High energy, high-tech sequel to the first blockbuster has billionaire inventor (Robert Downey Jr.

Che’s Lounge closes

Che's Lounge, the beloved coffeehouse that was tucked away in the alleyway on Main Street in Vineyard Haven, closed on Monday due to financial difficulties.

Martha’s Vineyard School of Ballet performance

The Martha's Vineyard School of Ballet performs their spring show, "I Do Believe in Fairies, Journey to Never Never Land" tomorrow, June 4, at 6:30 pm.

Noteworthy events

The Chilmark library shows the documentary "The Fish Belong to the People," Wednesday, June 9 at 5:30 p.