All stories by David Block on BroadwayStars

Tuesday, May 7, 2024

People’s Light presents Madeleine George’s Hurricane Diane by David Block

Dionysus is back, but this time, he’s not out for destruction. In Hurricane Diane, now getting its regional premiere at People’s Light, he tries to enlist four Jersey housewives for a ne…

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 11:34AM
Wednesday, April 3, 2024

E.J. Simpson presents Jesus Christ Superstar by David Block

An 18 year tradition rises differently this time around, as local musician E.J. Simpson prepares to perform their solo rendition of Jesus Christ Superstar. David Block previews.

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 02:27PM
Wednesday, June 14, 2023

Rhodessa Jones presents Once Upon a Time in a Place Called Now by David Block

The new show at Painted Bride offers a lens into a collection of stories women shared about their experiences being incarcerated, what common narratives all women share, and how they find th…

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 05:33PM
Wednesday, January 25, 2023

Roundabout Theatre Company presents Charles Fuller’s A Soldier’s Play by David Block

Charles Fuller’s 1982 Pulitzer Prize-winning play takes a look at racism in the US from 40 years before it—and remains relevant 40 years after it. David Block previews.

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 04:22PM
Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Teatro Ciego and Company C present Odd Man Out by David Block

Odd Man Out from Martin Bondone, Carlos Armesto, and Facundo Bogarin is an immersive experience in complete darkness, following the story of a blind jazz musician. David Block previews.

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 02:36PM
Wednesday, November 9, 2022

Usiloquy Dance Designs presents Philadholphia by David Block

Usiloquy Dance Designs hosts Philadholphia, a celebration of South Asian music and dance including its performance of Chaat. David Block previews.

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 05:27PM
Monday, July 26, 2021

Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival presents Lisa Peterson and Denis O’Hare’s An Iliad by David Block

Philadelphia Shakespeare Festival presents An Iliad, a modern-day adaptation of Homer's classic. David Block reviews.

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 06:10PM
Tuesday, February 16, 2021

Witnessing the Impact: How does the pandemic affect disabled people and their caregivers? by David Block

BSR is partnering with the Witnessing the Impact of COVID-19 in Disabled People’s Lives archive project. This story by journalist David Block spotlights people who rely on caregivers in th…

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 05:21PM

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