Elie Hirschfeld was a student at NYU Law School in the 1970s, when he and his friends began exploring local theatre. Hirschfeld immediately fell in love with the miraculous transformations he witnessed on the stage. The heart, soul and dedication actors invest in their craft never failed to amaze Elie Hirschfeld.
Elie Hirschfeld expresses his love of the theatre not just as a spectator, but also as an investor and co-producer. Elie Hirschfeld Productions has supported a number of highly acclaimed plays, including Equus, Passing Strange, and Oleanna. Most recently, Hirschfeld helped to bring Flashdance: The Musical to London’s West End.