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Tennessee Williams

Thomas Lanier "Tennessee" Williams III (March 26, 1911 – February 25, 1983) was an American writer who worked principally as a playwright in the American theater. He also wrote short stories, novels, poetry, essays, screenplays and a volume of memoirs. His professional career lasted from the mid 1930s until his death in 1983, and saw the creation of many plays that are regarded as classics of the American stage. Williams adapted much of his best known work for the cinema.

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Seana Mc Kenna - Stratford Shakespeare Festival Credits
... A Midsummer Night's Dream (1982) by William Shakespeare —Helena All's Well That Ends Well (1982) by William Shakespeare —Diana As You Like It (1983) by William Shakespeare — Romeo and Juliet (1984) by ...
Southern Gothic - Notable Works - Literature
... Sartoris and The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner (1929) Look Homeward, Angel by Thomas Wolfe (1929) As I Lay Dying and "A Rose for Emily" by William Faulkner (1930) Sanctuary by William ... Margaret Bourke White (1937) The Unvanquished by William Faulkner (1938) "Pigeons from Hell" by Robert E ... Is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers (1940) "A Worn Path" by Eudora Welty (1940) The Hamlet by William Faulkner (1940) Reflections in a Golden Eye by Carson ...
The Historic New Orleans Collection - Notable Collections - Tennessee Williams Collection
... THNOC acquired the largest private collection of Tennessee Williams materials anywhere in the world from collector Fred Todd ... there are dozens of playbills, as well as signed first editions of Williams’ plays and other works, unpublished letters, a myriad books about Williams, translations of his work, film scripts ... notes from director Elia Kazan and some of Williams’ own financial records ...
Small Craft Warnings
... Small Craft Warnings is a play by Tennessee Williams, an expansion of an earlier one-act play, Confessional, that was included in the Williams Dragon ... Richard Altman directed a cast that included Helena Carroll as Leona and William Hickey as Steve ... During the course of the run, Tennessee Williams himself took over the role of Doc ...
Stratos Tzortzoglou - Theater=
... Bruno 2005-2004 Orpheus Descending Tennessee Williams 2005 Jesus Christ Recrucified N. 2004-2005 The Milk train doesn't stop here anymore Tennessee Williams 2004 The Roast Beef L ... Krasna 1988-1989 Streetcar named Desire Tennessee Williams (director Nancy Diugut) 1987-1988 The Sound of a Gun L ...

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    It is almost as if you were frantically constructing another world while the world that you live in dissolves beneath your feet, and that your survival depends on completing this construction at least one second before the old habitation collapses.
    Tennessee Williams (1914–1983)

    Time rushes toward us with its hospital tray of infinitely varied narcotics, even while it is preparing us for its inevitably fatal operation.
    —Tennessee Williams (1914–1983)