My Name is Asher Lev

  • Opening Night: November 28, 2012
  • Final Performance: September 1, 2013
  • Venue: Westside Theatre 407 West 43rd Street, NYC

Production Credits

  • Produced by: Darren Bagert, Martin Massman, Ruth Hendel, Daryl Roth, Sharon Karmazin, Joan Raffe & Jhett Tolentino, HIGHBROW, Ted Snowdon, Jamie deRoy
  • A New Play by : Aaron Posner
  • Adapted From the Novel by: Chaim Potok
  • Directed by: Gordon Edelstein
  • Starring: Ari Brand (Asher Lev)
  • Starring: Mark Nelson (Aryeh Lev and others)
  • Starring : Ilana Levine (Rivkeh Lev and others)
  • Scenic Design by: Eugene Lee
  • Costume Design by: Ilona Somogyi
  • Lighting Design by: James F. Ingalls
  • Original Music/ Sound Design: John Gromada
  • Wig Design: David Bova
  • Casting by: Calleri Casting
  • Production Stage Manager: Linda Marvel
  • Production Supervisor: Production Core
  • Press Representative: Keith Sherman & Associates
  • Marketing: Leanne Schanzer Promotions
  • Associate Producer: Matthew Masten
  • General Management: DR Theatrical Management
  • Advertising : DR Advertising

About the Show

Based on the best-selling novel about one boy’s struggle between tradition and art, My Name is Asher Lev is a new American play set in post-war Brooklyn, which tells the powerful story of a boy prodigy who must be a painter at any cost – against the will of family, community and tradition.