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S. Asher Gelman

 
Bio:
S. Asher Gelman is a director, choreographer, actor, dancer, and playwright. Originally from Chevy Chase, MD, Asher received his Bachelors Degree in Dance and Theater from Bard College in New York in 2006 and his Masters in Fine Arts in Dance from The George Washington University in Washington DC in ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
S. Asher Gelman is a director, choreographer, actor, dancer, and playwright. Originally from Chevy Chase, MD, Asher received his Bachelors Degree in Dance and Theater from Bard College in New York in 2006 and his Masters in Fine Arts in Dance from The George Washington University in Washington DC in ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Director

Writing

Playwright

Photos

GMs Jenna Lazar and Evan Bernardin with Robbie Simpson and S. Asher Gelman Photo

GMs Jenna Lazar and Evan Bernardin with Robbie Simpson and S. Asher Gelman

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05/09/2022
Associate Director and Original Cast Member Robbie Simpson and S. Asher Gelman Photo

Associate Director and Original Cast Member Robbie Simpson and S. Asher Gelman

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05/09/2022
Stefan Milici, S. Asher Gelman and Mati Gelman Photo

Stefan Milici, S. Asher Gelman and Mati Gelman

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05/09/2022
Robbie Simpson and Patrick Reilly with S. Asher Gelman Photo

Robbie Simpson and Patrick Reilly with S. Asher Gelman

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05/09/2022

 

Stage

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Director

Writing
Playwright

S. Asher Gelman Biography

S. Asher Gelman is a director, choreographer, actor, dancer, and playwright. Originally from Chevy Chase, MD, Asher received his Bachelors Degree in Dance and Theater from Bard College in New York in 2006 and his Masters in Fine Arts in Dance from The George Washington University in Washington DC in 2012. From 2006 to 2016, Asher lived in Tel Aviv, Israel, where he became one of the founders of The Stage, Tel Aviv’s premier English language performing arts organization, serving as its first Artistic Director from 2013 to 2016. He serves on the Advisory Board of the Richard B. Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard College. Asher lives in New York City with his husband, Mati.




S. Asher Gelman News

West Coast Premiere Of AFTERGLOW Extends Again At The Hudson Theatre In Los Angeles Photo West Coast Premiere Of AFTERGLOW Extends Again At The Hudson Theatre In Los Angeles
by Grace Cutler - Aug 13, 2022

AFTERGLOW extends again and shares the story of three men and their definitions of love.

West Coast Premiere of AFTERGLOW Extends Again at the Hudson Theatre Photo West Coast Premiere of AFTERGLOW Extends Again at the Hudson Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 8, 2022

The west coast premiere production of the hit Off-Broadway and London sensation, AFTERGLOW, written and directed by S. Asher Gelman is extending again through Sunday, August 28 at the Hudson Theatre.

AFTERGLOW Extends at the Hudson Theatre Photo AFTERGLOW Extends at the Hudson Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jun 2, 2022

Midnight Theatricals celebrates this first day of  “Pride Month” in Los Angeles by announcing that its critically acclaimed, smash-hit, west coast premiere production of the hit Off-Broadway and London sensation, AFTERGLOW, written and directed by S. Asher Gelman is extending through Sunday, July 24 at the Hudson Theatre, 6539 Santa Monica Blvd. in Los Angeles.  

AFTERGLOW, COME FROM AWAY, UNCLE VANYA & More Lead Los Angeles' June Theater Top 10 Photo AFTERGLOW, COME FROM AWAY, UNCLE VANYA & More Lead Los Angeles' June Theater Top 10
by BWW Staff - Jun 1, 2022

Los Angeles is never lacking outstanding theatre, whether epic Broadway shows, engrossing dramas or bold fringe offerings. BroadwayWorld is rounding up our top recommended theatre every month.

BWW Review: AFTERGLOW at Hudson Theatre Photo BWW Review: AFTERGLOW at Hudson Theatre
by Harker Jones - May 23, 2022

The absorbing script by S. Asher Gelman tries to take on the insensitivity and transitory nature of dating in the age of the internet and hook-up apps, though in the end, it’s really about the more organic and timeless issues of humans just trying to connect.

BWW Interview: Understudy Nate Richardson Basking in His AFTERGLOW After Triumphant F Photo BWW Interview: Understudy Nate Richardson Basking in His AFTERGLOW After Triumphant First Time Onstage
by Gil Kaan - May 19, 2022

One week after the west coast premiere of S. Asher Gelman’s Afterglow opened at the Hudson Theatre, one of the three leads couldn’t go on. Fortunately, understudy Nate Richardson was in the wings ready to tackle the integral role of Alex.

BWW Exclusive: Midnight Theatricals' West Coast Premiere of Hit Play AFTERGLOW Celebr Photo BWW Exclusive: Midnight Theatricals' West Coast Premiere of Hit Play AFTERGLOW Celebrates Opening Night
by A.A. Cristi - May 9, 2022

Midnight Theatricals presents the west coast premiere of the hit Off-Broadway and London sensation, AFTERGLOW, written and directed by S. Asher Gelman. 

Photos: First Look at AFTERGLOW at the Hudson Theatre Photo Photos: First Look at AFTERGLOW at the Hudson Theatre
by Stephi Wild - May 6, 2022

Midnight Theatricals presents the west coast premiere of the hit Off-Broadway and London sensation, AFTERGLOW, written and directed by S. Asher Gelman.  AFTERGLOW will have a press opening on Thursday, May 5; and performs through Saturday, June 19 at the Hudson Theatre, 6539 Santa Monica Blvd. in Los Angeles. 

Photos: First Look at the West Coast Premiere of AFTERGLOW at the Hudson Theatre Photo Photos: First Look at the West Coast Premiere of AFTERGLOW at the Hudson Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Apr 15, 2022

Midnight Theatricals will present the west coast premiere of the hit Off-Broadway and London sensation, AFTERGLOW, written and directed by S. Asher Gelman.  AFTERGLOW will begin previews on Thursday, April 28; will have a press opening on Thursday, May 5; and performs through Saturday, June 19 at the Hudson Theatre.

AFTERGLOW Comes to the Hudson Theatre in May Photo AFTERGLOW Comes to the Hudson Theatre in May
by Stephi Wild - Mar 25, 2022

Midnight Theatricals has announced the west coast premiere of the hit Off-Broadway and London sensation, AFTERGLOW, written and directed by S. Asher Gelman.  

S. Asher Gelman Videos

Video: Mimi Scardulla Performs "Captain Of The Team" From WE ARE THE TIGERS VideoVideo: Mimi Scardulla Performs "Captain Of The Team" From WE ARE THE TIGERS
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 8, 2019

Maybe it was the full on split!? Actress MiMi Scardulla is getting a lot of buzz this week as a video of her rehearsing 'Captain of the Team', a number from the original pop/rock musical and teen horror comedy WE ARE THE TIGERS has ignited over 100K views in just a few days time.  


S. Asher Gelman Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has S. Asher Gelman written?
S. Asher Gelman has written 1 shows including Afterglow (Playwright).