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New Jewish Theatre: My Name is Asher Lev
February 9, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until February 6, 2020
An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until February 8, 2020
An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until February 8, 2020
An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until February 9, 2020
The New Jewish Theatre continues it’s 2019-2020 season with My Name is Asher Lev.
My Name is Asher Lev
by Aaron Posner adapted from the novel by Chaim Potok
Directed by Aaron Sparks
January 23 – February 9, times vary
My Name is Asher Lev follows the journey of a young Jewish painter torn between his Hassidic upbringing and his desperate need to fulfill his artistic promise. When his artistic genius threatens to destroy his relationship with his parents and community, young Asher realizes he must make a difficult choice between art and faith. This stirring adaptation of a modern classic presents a heartbreaking and triumphant vision of what it means to be an artist.
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