Friday, July 12, 2024


Oak Bluffs' Got Talent

The exciting 17th annual Oak Bluffs School talent show took place last Friday and Saturday, featuring students ranging from kindergarten through eighth grade, and even a few teachers and parents. This year’s show featured...

Women in their full glory at Pathways

International Women’s Day is celebrated at Chilmark Tavern.

Movement Speaks seeks to inspire movement

The Yard will be bringing a special program to senior centers around the Island. Movement Speaks, developed by Naomi Goldberg Haas, is focused on inspiring strong and creative movement among older adults of all...

Singing songs of love on the big stage

A Wicked Good Winter Cabaret returns to the Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse.

A “wicked good” time at the M.V. Playhouse

Winter cabaret series launches on Saturday with “Beginnings.”

Texas two step: a duo of plays set in the Lone Star State

Laundry and Bourbon and Lone Star debut this weekend at the Katharine Cornell Theatre.

Tribal Baroque: Opera for the millennium

One of New York City's most often witnessed and most talked-about performances is coming to the Vineyard this weekend. New York-based street performers S. K. Thoth and Lila'Angelique are known throughout the world for...

Indian dance troupe honors secular and spiritual life

Like a Hindu goddess come to life, Aparna Ramaswamy of the Ragamala Dance Company enchanted a sold-out house at The Yard this past Saturday night. In two weekend performances, the master of Bharatanatyam dance...

Built on Stilts is back in town

The homegrown dance festival Built on Stilts turns 18 this year with performances from Thursday to Sunday, August 7-10, and Wednesday to Saturday, August 16-19, at Union Chapel in Oak Bluffs. Each evening, the...

Spring awakens at the PAC

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...

Da’African Village turned up the heat at Union Chapel

Of all of the performers that have visited the Vineyard this summer, possibly the ones that travelled the farthest to bring a taste of another culture to the Island were the members of Les...

Young Island dancers RISE to the competition

The members of the RISE dance troupe competed on April 12 in Bellingham.

“Group Dance Group” embraces the unstructured

Free-form dancing frees the mind at a new weekly workshop.

Merengue time: Ballroom Dance Martha’s Vineyard meets Sunday

The weekly Ballroom Dancing session features a merengue lesson this week.

Dancing into the holiday spirit

The Martha's Vineyard dance troupe took to the stage for their fourth annual Season's Greetings show.

—Rise” up and dance

The Season's Greetings Dance Extravaganza, the annual holiday show of RISE Vineyard Performing Arts, will take place on Sunday, December 8, at the Oak Bluffs School Auditorium.

Dance The Yard is back

See new Yard artists performing new creations at the annual Dance The Yard shows.

The Dance Theater of Harlem shines at the Vineyard Arts Project

The historic theater company performed a sneak preview of their new work for the 2013-2014 season.

Built on Stilts dance festival comes full circle

If you missed last weekend's performances or want to see more, Built on Stilts continues August 17 through 20.

Broadway veteran takes the stage at Vineyard Arts Project

This Friday, Tony award nominee and former ballerina Elizabeth Parkinson performs for the public at a fundraising dinner and show.