Professional Nonprofit Theater on Martha's Vineyard
Buy Tickets
24 Church Street, Box 2452, Vineyard Haven, MA 02568 | 508-696-6300

Poetry Café

Arnie Reisman, a former MV Poet Laureate, organizes readings by Island poets whose words offer unique perspectives on life on the Vineyard and in the world at large.

Arnie Reisman

Arnie Reisman

 

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor for the Poetry Cafe or any other shows or programs at the Playhouse, please let us know!

Virtual Poetry Cafe – January 2021

A Free Recorded Event (Video available here on our website at 5 pm on 1/6/2021)
Hosted by Arnie Reisman

Featuring guest poets Peter Ledermann, Ellen Story and Richard Wace


View Details


Virtual Poetry Cafe – Video Compilation

Check out all the video recordings from recent Virtual Poetry Cafes ~ linked together here on this page.


View Details


Virtual Poetry Cafe – December 2020

A Free Recorded Event (Video available here on our website)
Hosted by Arnie Reisman

Featuring guest poets Don McLagan, Laura Roosevelt and Rose Styron


View Details


Virtual Poetry & Pie – November 2020

A Free Recorded Event (Video available here on our website)
Hosted by Arnie Reisman

Featuring guest poets Jill Jupen, Fan Ogilvie and Warren Woessner


View Details


Virtual Poetry & Pie – April 2020

Local poets celebrated National Poetry Month - April, 2020.

Hosted by Arnie Reisman. Featuring guest poets Donald Nitchie, Susan Puciul, Liz Pozen, Laura Roosevelt, Lloyd Schwartz and Rose Styron. Please click this post and then scroll down to view poets' videos.


View Details


Poetry & Pie – March 2020

Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby
Hosted by Arnie Reisman

Featuring guest poets Nan Byrne, Peter Ledermann, Donald Nitchie and Valerie Sonnenthal


View Details


Poetry & Pie – February 2020

Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby
Hosted by Arnie Reisman

Featuring guest poets Holly Bergon, Clark Myers, Fan Ogilvie and Brooks Robards


View Details


Connect with us