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A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

Ended 22 Jul 2012 after 3 months

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Daphne Vargas and Nicole Ari Parker as sisters Stella and Blanche had a believable chemistry and their scenes together were among the best.

Kia Barbee

Closed 22 Jul 2012

Streetcar tells the tragic story of fragile former schoolteacher Blanche, who leaves the family plantation house and moves to New Orleans to live with her sister, Stella, and Stella's animalistic husband, Stanley. She quickly gets a gritty life lesson in the seamy, steamy underbelly of 1940s life in the French Quarter.

A Streetcar Named Desire is being produced on Broadway by Stephen Byrd and Alia Jones of Front Row Productions, which presented the hit 2008 Broadway revival of Williams' Cat on a Hot Tin Roof featuring an African-American cast led by James Earl Jones, Phylicia Rashad, Anika Noni Rose and Terrence Howard.

The Streetcar cast features two-time Golden Globe Award nominee Underwood as Stanley Kowalski, with Parker as Blanche DuBois and two-time Tony nominee Rubin-Vega as Stella Kowalski. Wood Harris is cast as Blanche's suitor Mitch.

A Streetcar Named Desire will have a score by Grammy Award-winning jazz trumpeter Terence Blanchard.

Additional Information

Dates

Previews from: 3 April 2012

Opening night: 22 April 2012

Closing night: 22 July 2012

Audience

A Streetcar Named Desire is suitable for audiences aged 12 and upwards. Performances begin promptly at the time scheduled. Latecomers will be seated at the discretion of management.

Run time

Two hours and 40 minutes, which includes an intermission.

Show times

 MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
 Matinee--2:00--2:003:00
 Evening-7:008:007:008:008:00-

And before you stop reading

*Time Change: Sunday, July 8 @2pm

What You Say

2 reviews, average rating: (5.0 Stars)

LEONARD DAVIS: “STREETCAR”

CARMEN WAS THE BEST I'VE EVER SEEN HER, AT 82YRS OLD SHE STOLE THE SHOW WIT... more

John Coffee: “A MUST SEE!!!!”

My wife and I just came from catching the matinee.. One word... MOVING!! ... more

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