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Martha's Vineyard Playhouse

24 Church St, Vineyard Haven, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02568-5485
+1 508-696-6300
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Very intimate venue for a locally produced play

This is a wonderful place to come for a performance. It seats about 150 people or so. The seats... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Denton, Texas
Such a pleasant surprise and wonderful time

While planning for our trip I ran across a one night only improve comedy show. The theater holds... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
Juanita H
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The Playhouse operates year-round, presenting a wide selection of contemporary and classic plays; nurturing and developing new plays through staged readings, professional workshops and world premieres; and producing many special plays, musical and other types of events on our intimate Patricia Neal Stage in our historic theater in downtown Vineyard Haven.
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24 Church St, Vineyard Haven, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02568-5485
+1 508-696-6300
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is a wonderful place to come for a performance. It seats about 150 people or so. The seats are comfortable and everyone has a good view because of the riser approach. Acoustics are good but you are so close to the actors that it's...More

Thank PKDenton
Reviewed 14 May 2017

While planning for our trip I ran across a one night only improve comedy show. The theater holds 150 people, very charming and the talent was excellent. Loved the historic building and quaint setting

Thank Juanita H
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

This ain't summer stock schlock! Saw 'Crumbs' and 'Red' this summer (VPH is year 'round) and was blown away by the magic of the theatre, electricity of stage direction and the energy of the performances! Great theatre in every sense of the word! Bravo for...More

Thank HvPssptWilTrvl
Reviewed 16 December 2015

The ladies went for a August summer evening play and they all had nothing but nice things to say about the play and the theater

Thank 830travel38
Reviewed 31 May 2015

Kudos to Mj for her inspiration and talented performers, a pleasant and enjoyable form of entertainment. The driving force behind our title for Vineyard Haven of 'Vineyard Haven Harbor Cultural District'

1  Thank Marcia M
Reviewed 14 September 2014

The Playhouse is truly and island treasure. Hosting interesting plays in a newly-remodeled, cozy (150 seats) theater, the Playhouse is one of our favorite island venues. Last evening's performance of King Mackerel And The Blues Are Running, a musical celebration of the culture of the...More

Thank Ron G
Reviewed 27 August 2014

i have long attended plays here in the summer time. But the building was always, shall we say, not very attractive. Now a wonderful renovation that closed the playhouse for a while has resulted in a great space upstairs (the theatre) and down (the lobby)....More

Thank NYscholar2
Reviewed 26 August 2014

On the small island of Martha's Vineyard it is a treat to find such quality theater productions. And as of the start of the 2014 season, the refurbishing of the theater is complete and it is a total makeover and has been beautifully done. This...More

Thank pbuntarl
Reviewed 9 July 2014

What was an old church turned into a playhouse has been transformed by complete renovation to an outstanding facility in lobby, restrooms, stage and audience seating. It's absolutely beautiful anywhere you look. Large boat paintings add bright color to the lobby social area. Light wood...More

Thank PanoramaPoint
Reviewed 14 June 2014

After more than two years of a total facelift, this great island resource reopens in grand style June 21, 2014 with another fantastic season of great theater. Whatever they're doing, they always know what they're doing. You are guaranteed a wonderful theatrical experience.

1  Thank Arnie R
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