Jeffrey Tonjes


Jeffrey is excited to be the President of the Maumee Valley Civic Theater organization. Jeffrey is a Napoleon native and a Napoleon High School graduate.  After graduation Jeffrey attended college at the DePaul University – Barat Campus in Chicago where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Acting and Directing and where he also studied Stage Management and Sound Design. After College, he opened a Black Box Theater company, Oracle Productions, with some of his college buddies in downtown Chicago. Some of his favorite shows he has been a part of include The Three Penny Opera, Carmen, Charlotte’s Web, Cinderella, Little Shop of Horrors, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Raggedy Ann and Andy, Wizard of Oz, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee and The Tempest just to name a few. Jeffrey has directed many MVCT Productions including Willy Wonka, The Addam’s Family, Wizard of Oz and The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee for Maumee Valley Civic Theater and later this year will be directing Daddy Long Legs.