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Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company Raising The Curtain On Its 25th Season

When Barbara Brooks started the Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company, the national landscape was dotted with Jewish theatre organizations. Now, as the MJTC embarks on its 25th season, it has become the longest standing independent professional Jewish theatre organization in the country. “It was founded to provide an opportunity for Jewish and non-Jewish people to come […]

Six Points Theater Spotlighting New Plays In Upcoming Show

The show must go on” is an age-old show business adage, and while life is moving back towards normal for theaters, it doesn’t mean it’s there yet. This is why Six Points Theater is innovating with the next show in its 2021-22 season. Six Points, formerly known as the Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company, is having […]

Who The Folk?! Max Yeshaye Brumberg-Kraus

After more than 26 years as the producing artistic director of the Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company — now Six Points Theater, Barbara Brooks has brought in an associate. This week we meet that associate: Max Yeshaye Brumberg-Kraus. We talk about what brought them to this new position, theater as a Jewish art form, and the […]

MJTC Is Now Six Points Theater, & What’s Coming For The 2021-22 Season?

Six Points Theater, formerly Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company (MJTC), was founded in July 1994 and is now in its 27th season. The award-winning theater, created and led by Producing Artistic Director Barbara Brooks, has long been a fixture in Twin Cities culture and a beloved resource for Minnesota Jewish community. TC Jewfolk was eager to […]

Jew Review: ‘A Pickle’

If you want to relish a show with well fermented jokes like this one, you can see Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company’s A Pickle written by Deborah Yarchun and directed by Craig Johnson. The one-person, one-hour show centered on Twin Cities local Doris Rubenstein — and her pickles — seems to be more a descriptive telling […]