Our Mission

To produce theatre of the highest professional standards and to provide a stage for the exploration of ideas that confront issues of humanity and community from a Jewish perspective. JET serves as a force for Jewish continuity, a platform for new voices, and a bridge of understanding to the general community.

 

Our Staff

Our 2018-2019 Board of Directors

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About JET 

JET is a professional Equity theatre based in West Bloomfield, Michigan. Founded in 1989 by Evelyn Orbach with a group of prestigious theatre and community leaders, JET was established with the mission “to produce theatre of the highest professional standards and to provide a stage for the exploration of ideas that confront issues of humanity and community from a Jewish perspective. JET serves as a force for Jewish continuity, a platform for new voices, and a bridge of understanding to the general community."

  

One of only two professional equity theatres in Oakland County, JET produces on its main stage both award-winning plays and plays making their world premiere or their pre-Broadway debut. JET’s Youth Education Services – JET/YES. - is an educational outreach initiative developed for school-age children that has reached over 500,000youngsters.

Executive Director

Production Stage Manager/Box Office

Head of Development

2019 JET INTERNS

AJ Howell

Anna Ventura

Claire Ward

Board of Directors 2018-2019 Advisory Committee

Thomas August*

Joel Dorfman*

Bryant Frank*

Jonathan Frank*

*Denotes Past Presidents

Dorothy Gerson

Dr. Conrad Giles

Doreen Hermelin

Bluma Siegal*

David Tisdal​​

Gail K. Mayer*

Barbara Nusbaum

Irving Nusbaum

Regene Schmier

JET Theatre

1124 E. West Maple Rd

Walled Lake, MI 48390

248-788-2900

Office hours Monday- Friday 10:00am-3:00pm

JET's Season is partially underwritten by:

JET Theatre is a proud member of Actors' Equity Association