A multi-talented NJB with Mediterranean overtones, Ari Jacobson is a character actor with professional experience on-camera and on-stage, from comedy to drama to classical to musical.


Proud member of Actor’s Equity


Latest Highlights:


Cast in R.U.R. at DuPont Underground


Cast in P.I.C. (Prison Industrial Complex) in DC Fringe Festival 2017


Cast in Jazz Opera Love Songs of the Liberation Wars


Cast as Vance (emcee) and Sylvie (harried stage manager) in Swing Time at the Burke Theatre in Washington, DC.


Cast as Gregor Samsa in Kafka’s The Metamorphosis with The Alliance for New Musical Theatre, at Woolly Mammoth Theatre in Washington, D.C.

“Jacobson’s performance becomes the epic center of the scene, eliciting horrified fascination from the audience in a tour de force of masterful vocal monstrosity.” - DC Metro Theatre Arts.


Cast in the ensemble of South Pacific with Reagle Music Theatre in Waltham, MA.


Cast Off-Broadway as Berl in The National Yiddish Theatre’s Hersheler Ostropolyer. Starring Mike Burstyn (Drama Desk nominee, Israeli Oscar Winner), directed by Eleanor Reissa (Tony Nominee).  Recorded for the New York Library for the Performing Arts.

"The snappiest new musical you may see this season! Laugh-out-loud Mel Brooks funny! The company is first-rate!"- Backstage


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