Boasting a truly multicultural cast, Michael Michetti’s “A Streetcar Named Desire” for Boston Court Performing Arts Center brings Tennessee Williams’ classic into the modern world. Casting director Victoria Hoffman came on board after having worked with Michetti previously on “Captain of the Bible Quiz Team” at the Rogue Machine Theatre. Show More Summary
Capsule reviews are by Philip Brandes (P.B.), F. Kathleen Foley (F.K.F.), Margaret Gray (M.G.), Charles McNulty (C.M.) and Daryl H. Miller (D.H.M.). Openings Isaac Babel and the Black Sea Timothy McNeil’s new drama about the Soviet-era writer and artist. Stella Adler Academy of Acting & Theatre,...
We are pleased to offer an except from the latest by online magazine Bright Wall/Dark Room. The theme of their February issue is Mental Health, and in addition to Paul's piece below on "A Streetcar Named Desire," they also have new essays...Show More Summary
Approaching its February 2018 issue, GQ México finds inspiration in the 1951 film A Streetcar Named Desire. Austrian model Julian Schneyder steps into the spotlight, channeling his best Marlon Brando. Giampaolo Sgura captures the model with black and white photography. Meanwhile, Miguel Arnau features must-have pieces from the likes of Prada and Michael Kors.
"Stella! Hey, Stella!"
But Blanche DuBois “tipped her into madness”. Read more...
Tennessee Williams' 1947 play is a bleak account of the death of one America at the hands of a newer and more brutal version. Reading the play again in 2017 puts this duel between conflicting American values in a new...
Imagine that, instead of losing the family mansion Belle Reve, A Streetcar Named Desire’s Blanche DuBois donated it to the state of Mississippi as a mental health facility. And, after her sweaty New Orleans misadventures with Stanley Kowalski, she was returned there by those kindly, white-coated strangers. Now, transplant that idea to Italy, change the...
Mallory Ortberg reimagines the dialogue from several Tennessee Williams plays, including “A Streetcar Named Desire,” “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof,” and “The Glass Menagerie.”
Over the past several months, we've posted a number of Wheel of Fortune snafus on our website. Remember the contestant who was a single letter away from spelling "A Streetcar Named Desire," only to somehow guess wildly wrong? Or theShow More Summary
"A Streetcar Named Desire" The National Ballet of Canada Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts Toronto, Canada June 3, 2017 by Denise Sum copyright © by Denise Sum 2017 John Neumeier's adaptation of Tennessee Williams' "A Streetcar Named Desire" begins where the play ends. Show More Summary
John Neumeier’s adaptation of A Streetcar Named Desire makes its Canadian premiere June 3 – 10. Background A landmark work in American theatre, Tennessee Williams’ A Streetcar Named Desire... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Canadian Premiere June 3 Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the principal casting for the Canadian premiere of A Streetcar Named Desire, choreographed by... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
As Tennessee Williams' classic marks its 70th birthday, a timeline of pivotal "Streetcar" performances. "Stella!"
Scottish Ballet’s interpretation of Tennessee William’s 1947 play “A Streetcar Named Desire” begins with a single stark image: the fallen Southern belle Blanche Dubois, in a snow-white dress, fluttering beneath a naked light bulb. It’s no coincidence that Williams titled early drafts of the Pulitzer...
Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the principal casting for the opening night of A Streetcar Named Desire, choreographed by John Neumeier. A Streetcar... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Poker Night (From A Streetcar Named Desire) Thomas Hart Benton Strangely, I see some parallels with Caravaggio. The exaggerated musculature, the dark but vibrant colors, the obvious sexuality. Yeah...I'm a Moron. From The Whitney Museum.... In 1947, Thomas Hart...
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