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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.

Our grateful thanks to our 2017/2017 Poetry Cafe sponsors: Marshall Katzen and Bari Boyer, and Sherman and Susie Goldstein. 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!

Arnie Reisman

Arnie Reisman

Poetry Café – February

Hosted by
ARNIE REISMAN

With poets:
Justen Ahren
Liz Pozen
Susan Puciul
Brooks Robards
Annette Sandrock

$10 at the door, cash only
Price includes a beverage and a slice of PIE CHICKS pie.


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Poetry Café – January – canceled due to weather

Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby

Hosted by
ARNIE REISMAN

Joined by Poets
Alice B. Fogel (New Hampshire Poet Laureate)
Donald Nitchie
Annette Sandrock
Peter Lederman

$10 at the door, cash only
Price includes a beverage and a slice of PIE CHICKS pie.


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Poetry Café – December

Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby

Hosted by
ARNIE REISMAN

Joined by Poets
Emma Young
Dan Waters
Christopher Legge
Holly St. John Bergon

$10 at the door, cash only
Price includes a beverage and a slice of PIE CHICKS pie.


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Poetry Café – November

Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby

Hosted by
ARNIE REISMAN

Joined by Poets
Jennifer Smith-Turner
Fan Ogilvie
Richard Skidmore
Clark Myers

$10 at the door, cash only
Price includes a beverage and a slice of PIE CHICKS pie.


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Poetry Café – April

Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby

Hosted by MV Poet Laureate
ARNIE REISMAN

Joined by Poets
Brooks Robards
Lee McCormack
Valerie Sonnenthal
Maureen D. Hall

$10 at the door, cash only
Price includes a beverage and a slice of PIE CHICKS pie.


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Poetry Café – March

Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby

Hosted by MV Poet Laureate
ARNIE REISMAN

Joined by Poets
Nan Byrne
Holly St. John Bergon
Barbara Peckham
Peter Ledermann

$10 at the door, cash only
Price includes a beverage and a slice of PIE CHICKS pie.


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Poetry Café – February

Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby

Hosted by MV Poet Laureate
ARNIE REISMAN
FAN OGILVIE
(Arnie is on vacation)

Joined by Poets
Chris Legge
Judith Neeld
Rose Styron
Emma Young

$10 at the door, cash only
Price includes a beverage and a slice of PIE CHICKS pie.


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