Theatrical Outfit has announced My Name is Asher Lev, based on the novel by Chaim Potok. August 22 – September 16, 2012 at the Balzer Theater at Herren's. Starring Nick Arapoglou, Lane Carlock and Brian Kurlander and directed by Mira Hirsch.
Possessing a prodigious artistic ability, Asher Lev is driven to draw and paint the world as he sees it. Born into a Hasidic family in post-World War II Brooklyn, his artistic genius threatens to estrange him from both his parents and his observant Jewish community. A fascinating coming-of-age story that seamlessly explores art, family and religion.
WHAT: My Name is Asher Lev. Stage adaptation by Aaron Posner of the novel by Chaim Potok. Recommended for 16 and up.
WHERE: Theatrical Outfit
The Balzer Theater at Herren's
84 Luckie Street
Atlanta, GA 30303
WHEN: August 22 – September 16, 2012. Performances are Wednesday – Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 2:30 p.m.; $15 Saturday Matinee on Sat 9/8 at 2:30 p.m. Group discounts available; call 678.528.1497.
TICKETS: $15 - $43. Box Office is open Tuesday – Friday, noon to 6:00 p.m. and prior to performances. 1.877.725.8849; www.theatricaloutfit.org.