My Name is Asher Lev


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

Presented by 1st Stage

Show Type
Running Time
100 minutes
(0 Intermissions)
Appropriate For All Ages Price Ranges
$15 - $33

Discount Tickets Available Call box office for industry rate

Box Office Phone: 703-854-1856

Schedule Open/Close Dates: 11/16/2017 - 01/07/2018
Sunday 2:00pm--
Monday ---
Tuesday ---
Wednesday ---
Thursday 7:30pm--
Friday 8:00pm--
Saturday 2:00pm8:00pm-
Important Dates

Extra Performances

  • 12/20/2017 - 7:30pm


  • 12/14/2017 - 7:30pm

Open Caption

  • 11/30/2017 - 7:30pm
  • 12/08/2017 - 8:00pm
  • 12/14/2017 - 7:30pm
Performer Role
Lucas Beck Asher Lev
Andy Brownstein The Men
Hyla Matthews The Women
Production Personnel
Aaron Posner
Nick Olcott
Costume Designer
Marsha LeBoeuf
Set Designer
Jessica Cancino
Sound Designer
Reid May
Lighting Designer
Kris Thompson
Adapted From
Adapted from the novel by Chaim Potok


1st Stage
1524 Spring Hill Road, McLean, VA 22101


  • Free onsite parking


  • This venue is wheelchair accessible.
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