The Last Schwartz

October 20 - November 11, 2018

by Deborah Zoe Laufer

On the anniversary of their father’s death, three brothers and their sister return to the family home for the unveiling memorial service. Grounded in painful pasts, this wacky comedy/drama explores Jewish identity and the question of cultural continuity within family dynamics. We're thrilled to welcome back MJTC's Ivey-Winning director of The Tale of the Allergist's Wife, Warren C. Bowles!

VIDEO: The Last Schwartz is “a rewarding comical journey”!

Click the image below to watch the video.

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Meet the Artists

The Cast

Laura Stearns Adams (Norma)

Laura Stearns Adams

Matt Sciple (Herb)

Matt Sciple

Heidi Fellner (Bonnie)

Heidi Fellner

Corey DiNardo (simon)

Corey DiNardo

Damian Leverett (gene)

Damian Leverett

EmilY DUSSAULT (kia)


Production Artists

Warren C. Bowles Director

Warren C. Bowles

Michael Hoover Scenic Design

Michael Hoover
Scenic Design

Mike Wangen lighting Design

Mike Wangen
lighting Design

Barb Portinga costume Design

Barb Portinga
costume Design

anita kelling Sound design

anita kelling
Sound design

Bobbie Smith Properties design

Bobbie Smith
Properties design

Mark Tietz Stage manager

Mark Tietz
Stage manager

Deborah Zoe Laufer Playwright

Deborah Zoe Laufer


PODCAST: Hear more from actress Heidi Fellner!

Click the image below to listen to the TCJewfolk podcast interview.


Individual Producers 

Rhoda & Donald Mains

This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through grants from the Minnesota State Arts Board
and the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.