Come see MY NAME IS ASHER LEV, as our guests, at 1st Stage this weekend.
EXTENDED until January 7, 2018
Directed by Nick Olcott, Written by Aaron Posner, Adapted from the novel by Chaim Potok
Adapted from the celebrated novel by Chaim Potok, a humorous and compelling journey of a young Jewish painter torn between his Hassidic upbringing and his desperate need to fulfill his artistic promise unfolds. As art and faith collide, Asher must choose between his cultural roots and his vast artistic promise. This stirring adaptation of a modern classic presents a heartbreaking and triumphant vision of what it means to be an artist. “Thought-provoking, humorous and deeply insightful.” – Talkin’ Broadway