This sultry Southern Gothic masterpiece marks Classic Stage Company's first Tennessee Williams production and debut collaboration with the Transport Group. More…
In turn-of-the-century Mississippi, the local minister’s daughter walks the line between piety and sensuality with the neighborhood doctor who grew up next door.
See it if you want to see one of the best theater performers currently working in nyc (marin ireland is exquisite); good chemistry between leads
Don't see it if you feel that williams' work requires a lush production (minimalism doesn't work here); you'd like to see/hear all that happens on stage
See it if You want to see a fascinating early Williams play featuring version 0.1 of Blanche and Maggie and.....
Don't see it if You want realistic and linear direction. This is definitely a strange staging.
See it if you enjoy exquisite acting & simple staging. Gorgeous language & emotion with echoes of Orpheus, Streetcar, & short "The Yellow Bird"
Don't see it if you can't sit still & quiet & absorb the language, archetypes, and angst of Williams. It's an emotional workout.
See it if Southern Gothic heartbreakers, Tennessee Williams-style, are your idea of theatre at its best.
Don't see it if you find Williams' dramas, with their simmering passions and unfulfilled lust, more than a little overwrought.
See it if you want to see a Tennessee Williams play with masterful performances. If you want to be profoundly affected.
Don't see it if you don't like dramas that run deeply below the surface or force you to think and consider multiple facets of difficult subjects.
See it if you're interested in seeing a non-traditional interpretation of a masterpiece. Can handle uneven acting - Marin is amazing, the rest...?
Don't see it if you can't stand minimalistic, non-traditional takes on classics. You hate this play and Williams.
See it if you relish bare bones productions of difficult material by good casts and wonderful lead performers. The play and the players are it here.
Don't see it if if Tenn. Williams characters don't resonate for you and you need elaborate sets and costumes to create the atmosphere.
See it if You want to be transported by an ephemeral, exquisite, and expressive actress, Marin Ireland. The play is a low-key prelude to Streetcar.
Don't see it if You prefer fast-paced, happy tales.
See it if You want to see a really spectacular performance by Marin Ireland. Wow! Michael John LaChiusa's score is very good, as are the other actors.
Don't see it if You like your Tennessee less abstract. This production is very spare, quite abstract and while intimate, sometimes lacks necessary heat.
See it if The brilliance of Tennessee Williams' writing brought to life through the acting of an excellent cast led by the magnificent Marin Ireland.
Don't see it if If you can't deal with no scenery and have no imagination
See it if you know what's good for you and what's good for you is marin ireland in what is definitely and secretly tennessee williams' best play
Don't see it if you don't like ugly crying in public, you're an actor with anxiety issues who'll fall into a sinkhole at a truly untouchable performance
See it if You're a Tennessee Williams completist. You appreciate good intentions and don't mind inconsistent Southern accents.
Don't see it if You're underwhelmed by adequate acting and unimaginative staging. A wasted opportunity--or maybe just a lesser play.
See it if Marin Ireland's roller coaster performance is not to be missed. Jack Cumming's minimalist staging is exceptionally transparent.
Don't see it if You don't like Tennessee Williams.
See it if you appreciate superb writing, delicate characterizations, painful human situations
Don't see it if you only enjoy action and you lack both patience and compassion
See it if you love it when Tennessee Williams breaks your heart in the most amazing ways.
Don't see it if The actors mostly mime the props. If you require a beautiful set with your theatre this will disappoint you.
See it if Fantastic acting in a little seen play. The stripped down production gets to the essence of the writing and lets the superb acting shine
Don't see it if You want a light,fun, evening This is serious, deeply felt stuff.
See it if You want to see great acting and thoughtful staging without the distraction of big sets then this is your show. Wonderfully directed!
Don't see it if Need sets and props to spell out what's happening.
See it if you're a Williams fan. Fascinating script, altho room to edit. Marin Ireland sh be a household name! Darrow is quite good, too. Humor/pathos
Don't see it if you dislike Southern eccentrics. A long evening, but not boring. Few props/no scenery; performed in the round. TW's intellig shines thru.