Dionysus Was Such A Nice Man

a world premiere by Kate Tarker
directed by Dominique Serrand
April 23, 2019May 12, 2019

Meet the Artists


Ross Beschler • Jaimie
Taysha Marie Canales • Alcinoe
Keith J. Conallen • Oedipus
Melanye Finister • Merope
Matteo Scammell • Messenger
Luverne Seifert • Polybus

Production Team

Dominique Serrand • Director
Kate Tarker • Playwright
Luverne Seifert

Luverne Seifert is Co-artistic director of Sod House Theater in Minneapolis, MN.   He received a National Fox Fellowship for distinguished achievement in 2017, a Mcknight Fellowship for Theater Artists in 2003 and an Ivey Award in 2009. He is currently a Senior Teaching Specialist in the Department of Theater Arts and Dance at the University of Minnesota.  He has acted nationally at South Coast Rep, Berkeley Rep, Arizona Rep, Trinity Rep, The Wilma, The La Jolla Playhouse, Arts Emerson, The New Victory Theater, The Guthrie, The Children’s Theater, The Moving Company and Ten Thousand Things.  He is certified in European clowning at The Burlesque Center for Clown in Lacarno, Switzerland and at The Ecole Philippe Gaulier in France.