Tennessee Williams

Writer

Also known as: Thomas Lanier Williams

Male

Born: March 26, 1911
Columbus, Mississippi

Died: February 25, 1983
New York, New York

 

Roles

Playbill Cover - The Glass Menagerie The Glass Menagerie
Sep. 26, 2013 - Feb. 23, 2014
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Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Jan. 17, 2013 - Mar. 30, 2013
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Who's Who
Playbill Cover - A Streetcar Named Desire A Streetcar Named Desire
Apr. 22, 2012 - Jul. 22, 2012
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Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Mar. 6, 2008 - Jun. 22, 2008
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Who's Who
Playbill Cover - A Streetcar Named Desire A Streetcar Named Desire
Apr. 26, 2005 - Jul. 3, 2005
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Playbill Cover - The Glass Menagerie The Glass Menagerie
Mar. 22, 2005 - Jul. 3, 2005
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Playbill Cover - Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Nov. 2, 2003 - Mar. 7, 2004
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Playbill Cover - Not About Nightingales Not About Nightingales
Feb. 25, 1999 - Jun. 13, 1999
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(Original)
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Playbill Cover - Summer and Smoke Summer and Smoke
Sep. 5, 1996 - Oct. 20, 1996
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Who's Who
Playbill Cover - The Night of the Iguana The Night of the Iguana
Mar. 21, 1996 - May 19, 1996
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Playbill Cover - Garden District Garden District
Oct. 10, 1995 - Nov. 5, 1995
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Playbill Cover - The Rose Tattoo The Rose Tattoo
Apr. 30, 1995 - Jul. 2, 1995
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Playbill Cover - The Glass Menagerie The Glass Menagerie
Nov. 15, 1994 - Jan. 1, 1995
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Playbill Cover - A Streetcar Named Desire A Streetcar Named Desire
Apr. 12, 1992 - Aug. 9, 1992
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Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Mar. 21, 1990 - Aug. 1, 1990
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Playbill Cover - Orpheus Descending Orpheus Descending
Sep. 24, 1989 - Dec. 17, 1989
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Playbill Cover - The Night of the Iguana The Night of the Iguana
Jun. 26, 1988 - Sep. 4, 1988
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Playbill Cover - A Streetcar Named Desire A Streetcar Named Desire
Mar. 10, 1988 - May 22, 1988
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Playbill Cover - The Glass Menagerie The Glass Menagerie
Dec. 1, 1983 - Feb. 19, 1984
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Playbill Cover - Clothes for a Summer Hotel Clothes for a Summer Hotel
Mar. 26, 1980 - Apr. 6, 1980
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Playbill Cover - Vieux Carré Vieux Carré
May 11, 1977 - May 15, 1977
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    Lyrics ("Sugar in the Cane" and "Lonesome Man")
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Playbill Cover - The Night of the Iguana The Night of the Iguana
Dec. 16, 1976 - Feb. 20, 1977
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Playbill Cover - The Eccentricities of a Nightingale The Eccentricities of a Nightingale
Nov. 23, 1976 - Dec. 12, 1976
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A Memory of Two Mondays / 27 Wagons Full of Cotton
Jan. 26, 1976 - Mar. 21, 1976
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Playbill Cover - Sweet Bird of Youth Sweet Bird of Youth
Dec. 29, 1975 - Feb. 8, 1976
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Playbill Cover - The Glass Menagerie The Glass Menagerie
Dec. 18, 1975 - Feb. 22, 1976
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Playbill Cover - Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Sep. 24, 1974 - Feb. 8, 1975
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Playbill Cover - A Streetcar Named Desire A Streetcar Named Desire
Oct. 1, 1973 - Nov. 18, 1973
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Playbill Cover - A Streetcar Named Desire A Streetcar Named Desire
Apr. 26, 1973 - Jul. 29, 1973
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Playbill Cover - Out Cry Out Cry
Mar. 1, 1973 - Mar. 10, 1973
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Camino Real
Jan. 8, 1970 - Feb. 21, 1970
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The Seven Descents of Myrtle
Mar. 27, 1968 - Apr. 20, 1968
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(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - The Rose Tattoo The Rose Tattoo
Nov. 9, 1966 - Dec. 31, 1966
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Playbill Cover - Slapstick Tragedy Slapstick Tragedy
Feb. 22, 1966 - Feb. 26, 1966
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    Lyrics
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Playbill Cover - The Glass Menagerie The Glass Menagerie
May 4, 1965 - Oct. 2, 1965
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Playbill Cover - The Milk Train Doesn't Stop Here Anymore The Milk Train Doesn't Stop Here Anymore
Jan. 1, 1964 - Jan. 4, 1964
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Playbill Cover - The Milk Train Doesn't Stop Here Anymore The Milk Train Doesn't Stop Here Anymore
Jan. 16, 1963 - Mar. 16, 1963
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Playbill Cover - The Night of the Iguana The Night of the Iguana
Dec. 28, 1961 - Sep. 29, 1962
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Playbill Cover - Period of Adjustment Period of Adjustment
Nov. 10, 1960 - Mar. 4, 1961
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Triple Play
Apr. 15, 1959 - May 16, 1959
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Playbill Cover - Sweet Bird of Youth Sweet Bird of Youth
Mar. 10, 1959 - Jan. 30, 1960
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Playbill Cover - Orpheus Descending Orpheus Descending
Mar. 21, 1957 - May 18, 1957
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    Lyrics ("Heavenly Grass")
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A Streetcar Named Desire
Feb. 15, 1956 - Feb. 26, 1956
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All in One
Apr. 19, 1955 - May 28, 1955
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Playbill Cover - Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Mar. 24, 1955 - Nov. 17, 1956
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Playbill Cover - Camino Real Camino Real
Mar. 17, 1953 - May 9, 1953
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Slavenska-Franklin Co.
Dec. 8, 1952 - Jan. 3, 1953
"A Streetcar Named Desire" based on the play by
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Playbill Cover - The Rose Tattoo The Rose Tattoo
Feb. 3, 1951 - Oct. 27, 1951
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Playbill Cover - A Streetcar Named Desire A Streetcar Named Desire
May 23, 1950 - Jun. 11, 1950
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Playbill Cover - Summer and Smoke Summer and Smoke
Oct. 6, 1948 - Jan. 1, 1949
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Playbill Cover - A Streetcar Named Desire A Streetcar Named Desire
Dec. 3, 1947 - Dec. 17, 1949
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Playbill Cover - You Touched Me You Touched Me
Sep. 25, 1945 - Jan. 5, 1946
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Playbill Cover - The Glass Menagerie The Glass Menagerie
Mar. 31, 1945 - Aug. 3, 1946
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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
1999 Outstanding New Play Not About Nightingales Nominee

New York Drama Critics' Circle

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
1962 Best American Play The Night of the Iguana Winner
1955 Best American Play Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Winner
1948 Best American Play A Streetcar Named Desire Winner
1945 Best American Play The Glass Menagerie Winner

Pulitzer Prize

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
1955 Pulitzer Prize for Drama Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Winner
1948 Pulitzer Prize for Drama A Streetcar Named Desire Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
1951 Author of a Play The Rose Tattoo Winner
 
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