A Streetcar Named Desire

Drama - Revival

City Center

Data not verified
  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: February 15, 1956
  • Closing Date: February 26, 1956
  • Previews:
  • Performances: 15

Playwright: Tennessee Williams


Fragile Southern belle Blanche DuBois moves to New Orleans to live with her sister, Stella, and her brutish brother-in-law, Stanley Kowalski, in a dingy apartment. Temperaments clash, fireworks fly and secrets are revealed in Tennessee Williams' Pulitzer Prize-winning drama.


Opening Night Cast

David Anthony Sailor
Tallulah Bankhead in A Streetcar Named Desire Tallulah Bankhead Blanche Du Bois
Bert Bertram Strange Man
Rudy Bond Mitch
Sandy Campbell Young Collector
Vinnette Carroll in A Streetcar Named Desire Vinnette Carroll Negro Woman
Bruno Damon Steve Hubbell
Jean Ellyn Eunice Hubbell
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Opening Night Production Credits

Tennessee Williams Tennessee Williams Writer
  Herbert Machiz Director
  Watson Barratt Scenery and Lighting Execution
  Jo Mielziner Based On Original Designs By
  Watson Barratt Production Design
  Gilman Haskell Company Manager
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