Jul 25, 2014

Five Things You Need To Know Today: August 25

Dream colleges, a "Very Vineyard" comedy show and Opera Noire

1. The Vineyard Playhouse African-American Festival of Theater & Music presents , part of its African-American Festival of Theater & Music, at 7 p.m. in Union Chapel at Oak Bluffs. Tickets are $35, $50 for preferred seating.


2. One of the Vineyard's favorite comics, Marty Nadler, will present his annual show about life on the Vineyard, titled “” at the in Vineyard Haven. Tickets are $15.


3. Tony-nominated choreography Karole Armitage and her contemporary ballet company, Armitage Gone!, will be in residence at Vineyard Arts Project for the first time. The performance starts at 6 p.m. Donations are appreciated.


4. Kpakpundu Ezeze, author of "Dream College: How to Help Your Child Get Into the Top Schools" will be at the Performing Arts Center from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. for a . The event is sponsored by MVRHS Guidance Department.


5. HBO presents a rollicking comedy show featuring “Da Wildcat” & AJ Jamal at the at 7:30 and 9 p.m. Tickets are $30, $40 for VIP front-row seats.

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