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Tag: Marcus Walker

Feb.
22nd

“Asher Lev” deals with suffering and triumph

This is in no way a formal review: TNT critic Alec Clayton will be penning a far more considered one in an upcoming GO guide, and I’ll leave that to him. Knowing that, I went to “My Name Is Asher Lev” anyway this weekend at Theatre on the Square, mostly out of curiosity to see not only this Jewish play that means so much to Lakewood Playhouse director (and Baptist minister) Marcus Walker, but also just what Walker’s cast would make of it.

Because, as I wrote in last week’s GO, Walker is seriously ill with a stage four metastatic

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