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'Don Juan' at the Wilma a searing soldier's tale
"What theater should be. Theater meeting life in a head-on collision. Theater grabbing us by the shirt and smacking us into walls. Theater that makes us weep, wail — maybe even hope."
"The cast is brilliant...this worthy production should be seen in its world premiere!"
— Phindie
"This is a spectacular production on a serious topic. Blanka Zizka’s direction is breathtaking...creative stagecraft and striking visual images."
— Broad Street Review
"Beautifully staged with brave exploration of the moral conundrums of modern war."
— Philadelphia Magazine
"Wow. Paula Vogel's new play, Don Juan Comes Home from Iraq at The Wilma Theater, is a powerful anti-war play. It is also powerfully theatrical and emotionally and intellectually challenging. In other words, it's terrific."
"The Wilma delivers a spectacular production of an ambitious world premiere!"
— WHYY