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The Vineyard Playhouse Presents: Monday Night Specials

The Vineyard Playhouse Presents: Monday Night Specials

Mon 06/19/2017
7:30 pm

Martha's Vineyard Playhouse

Contact: Martha's Vineyard Playhouse
Address: 24 Church St.
Website: http://mvplayhouse.org
Admission fee: Yes
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Sponsors: Martha's Vineyard Playhouse
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The Vineyard Playhouse  invites you to join them for its Monday Night Specials play reading  series. Sponsored by The Liman Foundation and  The Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank Charitable Foundation Trust. Tickets for the 2 readings in June are half-price – only $15

Monday, June 19 – Gene Play
A new play by Jonah Lipsky and Casey Ann Hayward
Directed by Joann Green Breuer
Based on real-life events in Cambridge, MA in 1976 and 2017, a new drama about the ongoing controversy over the ethics and politics of gene editing.

Monday, July 3 – Between Worlds: Refugee And Immigrant Voices
Devised and Directed by Joann Green Breuer
A collage of poems, prose, letters, and scenes by women and men from many continents and centuries.
Monday, July 10 – Kirk At The San Francisco Airport Hyatt
Presented in association with the MacDowell Colony
A new play by MacDowell Colony fellow, Krista Knight
Directed by Claudia Weill
Kristina’s handicapped father Kirk has lived at the San Francisco Airport Hyatt for five years with his Ethiopian nurse/girlfriend – but now he’s running out of money.Monday, July 17 – Light Up The Sky
By Moss Hart
Directed by Christopher Hart
Join Christopher Hart for an extra special evening that includes a reading of the first act of Light Up The Sky, a timeless comedy about “life imitating art”, followed by a discussion about Mr. Hart’s own magical life with his parents, theatrical legends Moss Hart and Kitty Carlisle Hart.
 Monday, July 24 – The Room Where I Was Held
A new play by David Zax
Josh Salazar, a young war correspondent, has just survived a kidnapping abroad, and is recovering at home with his parents. But when Josh’s girlfriend pays a visit from Kabul, we learn the truth about why he took on his most dangerous assignment, and at what cost.

Monday, August 7 – Please Come To Boston
A new play with music by Larry Mollin, Directed by Randal Myler, A songwriter trying to make it in LA in 1975 faces challenges with his marriage, a new baby, and a provocative and talented nineteen year-old neighbor. A musical play about the healing power of the creative process.

Monday, August 14  – The Garbologists
A new comedy by Lindsay Joelle
Directed by MJ Bruder Munafo
When a veteran sanitation worker and the new woman on the job find something on their route too valuable to throw out, they’re forced to reappraise in each other what they mistook for trash.Monday, August 21She Exits, Laughing
A new play by Marisa Smith
Fortysomething Julie flees her marriage and moves in with her widowed mother-a comedy about how it’s never too late for anything.Monday, August 28The Eleventh Hour
A new play by Cathy Tempelsman
A young woman seeks the truth about her brother’s death on the last day of World War I — and discovers that heroism is more complicated than she imagined.
Based on a highly partisan investigation into the army’s treatment of American soldiers.Monday, September 11 -TBA

Monday, September 18Unseen
A new play by Mona Mansour; Directed by Johanna McKeon

Monday, September 25 -TBA
Schedule subject to change.


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