A Streetcar Named Desire

Drama - Revival

St. James Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: September 28, 1973
  • Opening Date: October 1, 1973
  • Closing Date: November 18, 1973
  • Previews: 7
  • Performances: 53

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

Alan Cauldwell Young Collector
Barbara Eda-Young Stella Kowalski
Alan Feinstein Stanley Kowalski
Ray Fry Doctor
Rosetta LeNoire Negro Woman
Santos Morales Pablo Gonzales
Lois Nettleton Blanche Du Bois
John Newton in A Streetcar Named Desire John Newton Harold Mitchell
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Opening Night Production Credits

Tennessee Williams Tennessee Williams Writer
  Jules Irving Director
Douglas W. Schmidt Douglas W. Schmidt Scenic Design
  Nancy Potts Costume Design
  John Gleason Lighting Design
  Sol Jacobson Press Representative
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Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1973 Outstanding Director of a Play Ellis Rabb Winner
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