Tuesday, July 29, 2014

A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE – Young Vic SE1 by Libby Purves

  DELUSION AND DESIRE IN THE DEEP SOUTH   If you are on one of the high back-row benches there is a bar to rest your feet on. It can create for a moment the illusion of being on a …

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Extensive Look At Gillian Anderson & Ben Foster in A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE by Pat Cerasaro

A plethora of new photos showcasing the stars of the new West End revival of Tennessee Williams's acclaimed drama A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE starring stage and screen notables Gillian Anderson…

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Absolutely stellar: A Streetcar Named Desire at the Young Vic reviews round-up by Sian Cain

The critics agree: this show is a sensation, with Gillian Andersons portrayal of Blanche DuBois spiralling descent into madness every bit as compelling and disorientating as the ever-rotatin…

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A Streetcar Named Desire , Young Vic Theatre, London by Heather Neill

Young Vic Theatre, London: There is a thrilling restlessness to Benedict Andrews' production of this American classic. Tennessee Williams describes a particular place in a real street i…

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A Streetcar Named Desire, The Young Vic by Demetrios Matheou

The latest production of Tennessee Williams’s sultry, brutal yet poetic masterpiece is mainstream theatre that dares to go out on a limb. Directed by Benedict Andrews, it may occasionally …

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Review Round-Ups: Gillian Anderson dazzles in A Streetcar Named Desire

The modern take on Tennessee Williams' classic play at the Young Vic impresses critics across the board

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A Streetcar Named Desire, Young Vic, review: Gillian Anderson gives shatteringly powerful performance

You can say what you like about this production, but it's definitely not underwrought. No, sir. We're in New Orleans though not as we have known it in previous stagings of Tennessee Williams…

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Review: A Streetcar Named Desire (Young Vic)

Gillian Anderson has a tragic quality about her in Benedict Andrews' production

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Let's talk about sets: A Streetcar Named Desire by Sarah Lee and Maya Hanika

Production designer Christopher Oram takes us behind the scenes to explain the artful detail and steamy authenticity of his set and costumes for the Donmar's revival of Tennessee Williams'…

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Monday, July 28, 2014

'A Streetcar Named Desire': Theater Review by Stephen Dalton

Former "X-Files" star Gillian Anderson brings damaged diva Blanche DuBois full circle in this stylish Tennessee Williams revival, which takes place on a revolving turntable stage. …

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A Streetcar Named Desire review Powerful insight into incomplete people by Michael Billington

Young Vic, LondonAlthough this modern update of Tennessee Williams's play isn't always plausible, Gillian Anderson's performance is stellar Continue reading...

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A Streetcar Named Desire, Young Vic, review by Charles Spencer

Gillian Anderson gives the performance of her career as Blanche DuBois in a raw, emotional and deeply unsettling Young Vic production

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GRACE NOTES: Monday, July 28, 2014 by Susan Grace

  Today’s Highlights: * A Streetcar Named Desire, by Tennessee Willams, directed by Benedict Andrews, featuring Gillian Anderson, Ben Foster and Vanessa Kirby, opens at London…

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Gillian Anderson in A Streetcar Named Desire in pictures by Guardian Staff

It is one of 2014's hottest tickets. Before A Streetcar Named Desire opens at the Young Vic tonight, take a look at Gillian Anderson's Blanche Dubois. Photographs by Tristram Kenton Continue…

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Sunday, July 27, 2014

Union Avenue Opera takes on contemporary opera with 'A Streetcar Named Desire'

André Previn’s take on the Tennessee Williams original is the company's second step in a modern direction.

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Saturday, July 26, 2014

Critic claims 'I was the inspiration for Blanche DuBois'

When the curtain rises on Tennessee Williams's classic play A Streetcar Named Desire at London's Young Vic theatre tomorrow, the audience will include a very special guest – a close friend…

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Wednesday, July 23, 2014

WAKE UP with BWW 7/23/14 - NEVERLAND, SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE, STREETCAR and More! by Jessica Showers

Good morning, BroadwayWorld Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it Today's big news It's a night for movie adaptations FIN…

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The Young Vic's A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE, Starring Gillian Anderson and Ben Foster, Begins Tonight by BroadwayWorld

A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE opens at the Young Vic on Monday, July 28, with previews from tonight, July 23 and is booking to Friday, September 19, 2014. Gillian Anderson is Blanche DuBois, Ben …

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Saturday, July 19, 2014

A Streetcar Named Desire: Benedict Andrews gives Blanche and Stanley a twist

Australian stage director Benedict Andrews certainly likes to put a new spin on the classics. Working internationally, in opera as well as theatre, he’s pitched Caligula into a sports stad…

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Friday, July 18, 2014

Tennessee Williams’ Classic “A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE” by Enci

The Group Rep’s 41st Season – Opening Show   A STREETCAR  NAMED DESIRE   July 25 – September 7, 2014   The Group Rep The Group Rep presents Tennessee Williams’ A Stre…

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Thursday, July 17, 2014

Theater News: A Streetcar Named Desire to Be Broadcast by National Theatre Live

The London production will be available to an international audience.

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Odds & Ends: Daniel Radcliffe Talks Inishmaan's Final Performances, London's Streetcar to Hit Screens & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Watch Gillian Anderson in London's Streetcar at a Movie Theater Near You We had been concerned that we’d miss L…

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A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE, Starring Gillian Anderson & Ben Foster to Be Broadcast Live in Cinemas by Movies News Desk

The fastest-selling production in the Young Vic's history, Tennessee Williams' timeless masterpiece A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE will be broadcast live from their London home by National Theatre…

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NT LIVE To Broadcast A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE Starring Gillian Anderson, Ben Foster and Vanessa Kirby on September 16 by Heath Schwartz

Celebrating its 5th year bringing live theatre to cinema audiences around the world, NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE is pleased to announce an international broadcast of the Young Vic / Joshua Andrews…

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NT Live to screen A Streetcar Named Desire with Gillian Anderson by Ben Beaumont-Thomas

Theatre fans across the world will be able to watch the much-anticipated production, which is the fastest-selling in the Young Vic's historyThe Young Vic's forthcoming production of A Street…

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Production News: NT Live to broadcast Young Vic’s A Streetcar Named Desire by Nicola Merrifield

National Theatre Live is to broadcast the forthcoming production of A Streetcar Named Desire starring Gillian Anderson to cinemas across the UK in September. This marks NT Live’s first col…

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Wednesday, July 16, 2014

A tragic Greek character gets a comedic revival in ‘Medea’s Got Some Issues’ by Celia Wren

Don’t worry, Euripides. Sure, you come in for some gleeful skewering in “Medea’s Got Some Issues,” the witty solo show that No Rules Theatre Company and SPAIN arts & culture have…

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Saturday, July 12, 2014

Gillian Anderson and Ben Foster on A Streetcar Named Desire: 'We're not doing a full-on sex show...' by Sarah Crompton

Gillian Anderson and Ben Foster tell Sarah Crompton about their suggestive, violent new production of A Streetcar Named Desire

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Thursday, June 19, 2014

People You Should Know . . . Sylvia Milo by Zack Calhoon

Sylvia Milo-Originally from Warsaw, Poland, based in NYC, Sylvia is a graduate of New York University with extensive training at the Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute, Michael Chekho…

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Thursday, June 5, 2014


Today we are turning back the hands of time to 1947 in honor of awards season to one of the most revered and revived plays of all time, Tennessee Williams's A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE.

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