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Date of Birth: March 03, 1958 (62)

Birth Place: Bronx, NY, USA
BWW Review: UNLIKELY HEROES at Mizner Park
by Roger Martin - Feb 18, 2016

The really nice thing is that this is the first world premiere I've seen in a long time that doesn't need editing. A tight one act. It'll go.

Avi Hoffman to Direct & Star in World Premiere of UNLIKELY HEROES at Mizner Park Cultural Arts Center
by Carol Kassie - Dec 29, 2015

Avi Hoffman, whose recent performance as Willy Loman in Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman for the New Yiddish Rep at Off Broadway's Castillo Theatre won consistently rave reviews, will direct Unlikely Heroes, a new play by first time playwright Dr. Charles Gluck.  Hoffman, who will also act in the production, will be joined on stage by a veritable 'Who's Who' of South Florida Theatre - the cast of Unlikely Heroes includes Patti Gardner, Robert Johnston, Margot Moreland, Kim Ostrenko, and Michael H. Small.  The production will run from January 28th - February 21st at the Mizner Park Cultural Arts Center in Boca Raton.

New Yiddish Rep's DEATH OF A SALESMAN Starts Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2015

Willy Loman will be given a new lease on life this fall when New Yiddish Rep presents Arthur Miller's American classic DEATH OF A SALESMAN in Yiddish, in a unique premiere that coincides with the centennial of Miller's birth on October 17.

South Florida Theatre League's THE DANA PLAYS 2015 Set for 8/31
by Carol Kassie - Aug 11, 2015

On Monday, August 31st, the South Florida Theatre League will proudly present The Dana Plays 2015 - a play reading fundraiser inspired by Dana Castellano - at The Vanguard (1501 S. Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316) at 8 pm. 

New Yiddish Rep to Stage DEATH OF A SALESMAN This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2015

Willy Loman will be given a new lease on life this fall when New Yiddish Rep presents Arthur Miller's American classic "Death of a Salesman" in Yiddish, in a unique premiere that coincides with the centennial of Miller's birth on October 17.

STARS OF DAVID: STORY TO SONG Opens Tonight at Dave and Mary Alper JCC
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2015

STARS OF DAVID: STORY TO SONG, a new musical revue based on the best-selling book by Abigail Pogrebin, and produced by Tony Award winning producer Daryl Roth, continues its Florida tour, opening tonight, January 28 and continuing through February 1 at Miami's Dave and Mary Alper JCC, followed by performances February 4 through February 15 at Miami Beach's The Gleason Room - Backstage at the Fillmore and February 17 through March 15 at West Palm Beach's Kravis Center - Persson Hall.

STARS OF DAVID: STORY TO SONG Opens 1/28 at Dave and Mary Alper JCC
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2015

STARS OF DAVID: STORY TO SONG, a new musical revue based on the best-selling book by Abigail Pogrebin, and produced by Tony Award winning producer Daryl Roth, continues its Florida tour, opening January 28 and continuing through February 1 at Miami's Dave and Mary Alper JCC, followed by performances February 4 through February 15 at Miami Beach's The Gleason Room - Backstage at the Fillmore and February 17 through March 15 at West Palm Beach's Kravis Center - Persson Hall.

STARS OF DAVID: STORY TO SONG to Launch 6-City Florida Tour in Fort Lauderdale
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2014

STARS OF DAVID: STORY TO SONG, a new musical revue based on the best-selling book by Abigail Pogrebin, is announced by Tony Award winning producer Daryl Roth, to launch an extensive 6-city Florida tour, premiering December 23 through January 4, at Fort Lauderdale's Broward Center for the Performing Arts.

Don Byron Plays Westhampton Beach Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2014

Pulitzer Prize and Grammy Award-nominated composer-and-musician Don Byron plays Westhampton Beach as part of National Yiddish Theatre - Folksbiene's10th Annual Labor Day Weekend Concert.

Don Byron to Play Westhampton Beach, 8/30
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2014

Pulitzer Prize and Grammy Award-nominated composer-and-musician Don Byron plays Westhampton Beach as part of National Yiddish Theatre - Folksbiene's10th Annual Labor Day Weekend Concert.

South Florida Theatre League to Present Play Reading Fundraiser THE DANA PLAYS, 7/14
by Carol Kassie - Jun 26, 2014

On July 14th the South Florida Theatre League will present The Dana Plays, a play reading fundraiser inspired by Dana Castellano, a beloved member of the local theatrical community.

Avi Hoffman's TOO JEWISH? Set for Morris Museum, 3/23
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2014

Join us for a musical celebration of Jewish culture and identity. The Morris Museum is pleased to announce that a performance of Too Jewish? will be held in the Bickford Theatre on Sunday, March 23 at 2:00pm.

NYT Presents REFLECTIONS OF A LOST POET and A JOYFUL PURIM, 3/10-11
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2014

The National Yiddish Theatre - Folksbiene, now in it's consecutive 99th season, will present two free one-night-only events at Baruch Performing Arts Center at 7pm this coming Monday and Tuesday. These events are sponsored by The City University of New York.

Stephen Mo Hanan and Avi Hoffman to Star in National Yiddish Theatre - Folksbiene's THE MEGILE OF ITZIK MANGER, 3/2-16; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2014

Following a wildly successful Off Broadway run last Spring, The National Yiddish Theatre - Folksbiene's critically-acclaimed musical production 'The Megile of Itzik Manger' will return to Baruch Performing Arts Center for a two week limited engagement, March 2 - 16.

Nominations Announced for 38th Annual Carbonell Awards; Maltz Jupiter Theatre Leads With 19 Nominations
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2014

A musical about the struggles of a bipolar woman and the plight of two prisoners in a concentration camp during the Holocaust received the most nominations in the musical and play categories when the nominations were announced for the 38th Carbonell Awards, which honors excellence in theatre in South Florida.

ARSENIC AND OLD LACE to Play Florida Repertory Theatre, 1/7-29
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2014

Florida Repertory Theatre has announced the opening of the beloved American classic, Arsenic and Old Lace by Joseph Kesselring, a comedy that kills with kindness. Made famous on the silver screen starring Cary Grant, Arsenic and Old Lace plays at Florida Rep January 10 through 29 with four nearly sold out discounted previews January 7, 8, and 9.

BroadwayWorld Miami Awards LAST CHANCE TO VOTE - Laura Turnbull Leads!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 27, 2013

Voting is now underway for Miami! We have a record number of votes in already, but if you haven't voted yet, click here to vote! If you have voted already, tell your friends.

BroadwayWorld Miami Holiday Madness Awards Update 12/20 - Antonio Amadeo Leads!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2013

Voting is now underway for Miami! We have a record number of votes in already, but if you haven't voted yet, click here to vote! If you have voted already, tell your friends.

Miami Heats Up the Awards Update 12/15 - Tim Amy Miller Brennan in the Lead!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2013

Voting is now underway for Miami! We have a record number of votes in already, but if you haven't voted yet, click here to vote! If you have voted already, tell your friends.

BroadwayWorld Miami Awards Update 12/6 - Jamy Miller Brennan Leads Best Actress!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2013

Voting is now underway for Miami! We have a record number of votes in already, but if you haven't voted yet, click here to vote! If you have voted already, tell your friends.

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