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Avi Hoffman

 
Date of Birth: March 03, 1958 (64)

Birth Place: Bronx, NY, USA

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 1987
David
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Off-Broadway Production, 1983
Performer

Writing

Creator


Avi Hoffman Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Actor in a Play
Avi HoffmanDeath of a Salesman
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1996 - Outstanding One Person Show
Avi Hoffman, Too Jewish?
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1995 - Outstanding One Person Show
Avi Hoffman, Too Jewish?

Avi Hoffman News

The Wick Theatre Presents MILK AND HONEY Starring Avi Hoffman Photo The Wick Theatre Presents MILK AND HONEY Starring Avi Hoffman
by Stephi Wild - Sep 30, 2022

The Wick Theatre's Season Nine opener is five-time Tony Award-nominated Milk and Honey, a sweet and inspirational musical full of romance and comedy. The Wick's lively version stars New York Drama Desk Award-nominated actor and producer Avi Hoffman, who is renowned for his acclaimed performances that celebrate his Jewish heritage.

The 4th Annual Yi Love YIDDISHFEST '22 Is Live In South Florida, August 30 - Septembe Photo The 4th Annual Yi Love YIDDISHFEST '22 Is Live In South Florida, August 30 - September 4
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 18, 2022

The 4th Annual YI Love YiddishFest '22 (yiddishfest.org) is a six-day extravaganza of comedy, concerts and plays with contemporary Jewish celebrity headliners such as YidLife Crisis, Kosha Dillz, Avi Hoffman and a concert version of the NY hit musical Stars of David.

GableStage Presents BOCA This Month Photo GableStage Presents BOCA This Month
by Stephi Wild - Apr 15, 2022

GableStage presents BOCA by Jessica Provenz, a not-to-be-missed comedy about how a group of saucy retirees come together in the fictional gated community of Royal Oasis in Boca Raton.

UKRAINE NOW! A SOUTH FLORIDA BENEFIT FOR SOLIDARITY Announced Photo UKRAINE NOW! A SOUTH FLORIDA BENEFIT FOR SOLIDARITY Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 14, 2022

As war tears through the lives of the Ukrainian people, three organizations have teamed up with local talent as well as national and international stars to present 'Ukraine Now! A South Florida Benefit for Solidarity' on Tuesday, March 22 at 7:30pm at Zinman Hall, 9901 Donna Klein Boulevard, Boca Raton, FL, 33428.

YI Love Jewish to Present THE LINCOLN CONTINENTAL By Kathy Kafer Photo YI Love Jewish to Present THE LINCOLN CONTINENTAL By Kathy Kafer
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 24, 2022

YI Love Jewish will present their next installment in the YI Love Play Reading Series: 'The Lincoln Continental' by Kathy Kafer. The reading will be presented by The Miami Beach Jewish Community Center at the Galbut Family Miami Beach JCC Simkins Family Campus (4221 Pine Tree Dr, Miami Beach, FL, 33140).

Theater For The New City To Present New Yiddish Rep in DI FROYEN (THE WOMEN) Photo Theater For The New City To Present New Yiddish Rep in DI FROYEN (THE WOMEN)
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 10, 2022

From January 22-30, Theater for the New City will present the New Yiddish Rep's production of 'Di Froyen' (The Women), based on the play 'Women's Minyan' by Naomi Ragen, adapted for the Yiddish Rep by Melissa Weisz and Malky Goldman. Director is Rachel Botchan.

TNC Presents New Yiddish Rep In DI FROYEN" (THE WOMEN) This January Photo TNC Presents New Yiddish Rep In DI FROYEN" (THE WOMEN) This January
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 21, 2021

From January 22-30, Theater for the New City will present the New Yiddish Rep's production of 'Di Froyen' (The Women), based on the play 'Women's Minyan' by Naomi Ragen, adapted for the Yiddish Rep by Melissa Weisz and Malky Goldman. Director is Rachel Botchan.  The play is a one-act drama of an abused Orthodox Jewish wife who is being kept from her children.

YI Love Jewish To Present THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO JERRY Photo YI Love Jewish To Present THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO JERRY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 20, 2021

YI Love Jewish will present the next show in the YI Love Play Reading Series: 'The Gospel According to Jerry' by Richard Krevolin and Irwin Kula. The reading will be presented by The Mandel Jewish Community Center (5221 Hood Rd, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418).

GableStage Announces World Premiere Of Joe Papp At The Ballroom Photo GableStage Announces World Premiere Of Joe Papp At The Ballroom
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 3, 2021

As the first production of GableStage's 23rd season, The Price, draws to a close after being met with rave reviews, the award-winning theatre is excited to announce the second production of the season, Joe Papp at the Ballroom, in alliance with Yiddishkayt Initiative (YI Love Jewish) and sponsored by The Sue & Miller Center for Contemporary Judaic Studies at the University of Miami.

YI Remembers... Announces World-Premiere Play Reading Of Yale Strom's THE EDUCATION O Photo YI Remembers... Announces World-Premiere Play Reading Of Yale Strom's THE EDUCATION OF HERSCHEL GRYNSZPAN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 1, 2021

The highlight event of YI Remembers. . . Krystallnacht on November 9, 2021 will be the world-premiere play reading of The Education of Herschel Grynszpan by acclaimed author, film maker and Klezmer musician Yale Strom.

Avi Hoffman Videos

VIDEO: Paul Thomas Ryan Performs McCasland's THE FALLING MAN from THE BONE ORCHARD MONOLOGUES
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2017

Acclaimed playwright Steven Carl McCasland (Little Wars, What Was Lost, neat & tidy) has debuted his new online anthology of monologues,The Bone Orchard Monologues.


Avi Hoffman Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Avi Hoffman written?
Avi Hoffman has written 1 shows including Avi Hoffman's Still Jewish After all These Years (Creator).

What awards has Avi Hoffman been nominated for?
Outstanding Actor in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Death of a Salesman Outstanding One Person Show (Drama Desk Awards) for Too Jewish? and Outstanding One Person Show (Drama Desk Awards) for Too Jewish? .