Miranda called “My name is Asher Lev” “a beautiful book about the sacrifices of being an artist and being a member of a family and a community.”
The Forward is proud to sponsor the New York premiere of Chaim Potok’s play, “Out of the Depths,” at a celebration of his new “Collected Plays.”
Naama Potok, daughter of the famed novelist Chaim Potok, has been acting for over three decades.
Cartoonist Tony Auth, who recently died at 72, was rightly lauded for his independence and skill. Jane Eisner recalls the extraordinary collaboration he shared with author Chaim Potok.
An off-Broadway production of Chaim Potok’s ‘My Name is Asher Lev’ spotlights the author’s struggle between Orthodox upbringing and secular destiny.