Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby
Our Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby is located on the first floor of the theater.
We present a variety of art exhibits, events, readings and performances in this beautiful space throughout the year.

Upcoming Events



Past Events (Continued)

2017

Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby

Poetry Café – April

April 4, 2017 at 7:30 pm
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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Patricia Neal Stage

MV Playhouse hosts the Peter H. Luce Play Readers

March 11, 2017 at 7:00 pm
For 15 years the Peter H. Luce Play Readers have been meeting every Wednesday at the Vineyard Haven Senior Center from 9 a.m. to noon to read plays of every era and of every genre, from Shakespeare to Shaw, Neil Simon to Ibsen and Albee. And then on rare occasions the group goes public and invites a crowd to come hear them read.

No advance reservations. General Seating. Donations Gratefully Accepted.



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Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby

Poetry Café – March

March 7, 2017 at 7:30 pm
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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Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby

Poetry Café – February

February 7, 2017 at 7:30 pm
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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Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby

Poetry Café

January 3, 2017 at 7:30 pm
Hosted by MV Poet Laureate
ARNIE REISMAN

Joined by Poets
Steve Ewing
Liz Pozen
Dan Waters
Laura Roosevelt

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


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2016

Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby

Poetry Café

December 6, 2016 at 7:30 pm
Hosted by MV Poet Laureate
ARNIE REISMAN

Joined by Poets
Jennifer Smith Turner
Clark Myers
Don McLagan

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


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Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby

Poetry Café – Tues. at 7:30 pm

November 15, 2016
Hosted by MV Poet Laureate
ARNIE REISMAN

Joined by Poets
Fan Ogilvie
Andrea Quigley
Donald Nitchie

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


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Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby

Singer/Songwriter Monica Rizzio

April 23, 2016
As a young girl In Texas, Monica Rizzio barrel-raced on Pleasant Valley Ranch long before she had ever seen the ocean. When she migrated east and crossed the iconic bridges of Cape Cod in 2004, she instantly became the Washashore Cowgirl.
More, including sample tracks from her album.
Co-produced by Martha's Vineyard Playhouse and 88.7 mvy radio.

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Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby

Poetry Café

April 5, 2016
Hosted by MV Poet Laureate
ARNIE REISMAN

Joined by Poets
Justen Ahren
Peter Ledermann
Fan Ogilvie
Claudia Taylor

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


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Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby

Poetry Café

March 15, 2016
Hosted by MV Poet Laureate
ARNIE REISMAN

Joined by Poets
Richard Michelson
Nan Byrne
Barbara Pope Peckham
Steve Ewing

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


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Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby

Poetry Café

February 16, 2016
Hosted by MV Poet Laureate
ARNIE REISMAN

Joined by Poets
Ellie Bates
Don McLagan
Rachael Convery
Valerie Sonnenthal

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


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Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby

Poetry Café

January 26, 2016
Tuesday, January 26 - 7:30PM

Hosted by MV Poet Laureate
ARNIE REISMAN

Joined by Poets
Dan Waters
Michael West
Andrea Quigley

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


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2015

Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby

Poetry Café

December 15, 2015 - 7:30PM
Hosted by MV Poet Laureate
ARNIE REISMAN

Joined by Poets
Laura Roosevelt
Donald Nitchie
Jill Jupen

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


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Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby

Poetry Café

November 17, 2015
Hosted by MV Poet Laureate
ARNIE REISMAN

Joined by Poets
Don McLagan
Jennifer Smith Turner
Richard Skidmore

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


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2013

Marilyn Meyerhoff Lobby

Coffee and…

August 15, 2013 8:30AM

F. Andrew Leslie

Former president of Dramatists Play Service in New York

F. Andrew Leslie was associated with the Dramatists Play Service for thirty years until retiring, as its president, in 1990. Before joining the Play Service Mr. Leslie was an artists representative with a major New York concert management company, an agent at the William Morris Agency, and a manager for actor/producer Maurice Evans.

Mr. Leslie and his wife now reside on the island of Martha's Vineyard, off the coast of Massachusetts.


Coffee, home-baked goods, and theater conversation with notable guests.

$10 donation at the door


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