Writer’s Block (2003):
“Riverside Drive”
by Woody Allen

Writer's Block

Title: “Riverside Drive”

Medium: play/musical/stage drama

Publication date: 15 May 2003

Publisher: Atlantic Theater Company
Written by: Woody Allen
Directed by: Woody Allen

5 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Fred Savage Fred Savage villain
  [homicidal, paranoid, schizophrenic stalker] Atlantic Theater Company 1
Jim Swain Jim Swain supporting character
  [stalked by crazy vagrant who thinks he stole his movie idea] Atlantic Theater Company 1
Barbara Barbara supporting character
  [Jim's mistress; threatens blackmail when he ends affair] Atlantic Theater Company 1
humans humans
group real/historical person
  [race/ethnicity] Marvel DC
Mrs. Swain
supporting character
  [1st app: Writer's Block (2003)] Atlantic Theater Company 1

Writer's Block is also known as: Writer's Block: Riverside Drive or Writer's Block: Two One Act Plays: Riverside Drive.

"Writer's Block" is a pair of two distinct one-act plays which Woody Allen wrote and directed. The two plays premiered on the same night and are published in the same volume. Although the two plays share some common themes and stylistic elements, the plots and characters are completely separate and unrelated.

"Writer's Block" debuted at the Atlantic Theater Company on 336 West 20th Street in New York City. Previews began on Wednesday, April 23, 2003, but the actual opening night was Thursday, May 15, 2003.