A Streetcar Named Desire

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Every man is a king. Stanley Kowalski is no exception.

Until one summer, when his sister-in-law Blanche comes to stay. Anxious, seductive and fiercely clever, Blanche is just about keeping it together. But her arrival threatens his entire way of life.

As the temperature soars and passions intensify, a burning desire threatens to tear their world apart.

This bold new revival of Tennessee Williams’ timeless masterpiece is a fiery portrayal of what it means to be an outsider, in a society where we’re all desperate to belong.

Duration: 2 hours 45mins with interval

  • Tue 8 May 7:30 PM £30.00/£21.00/£15.00/£10.00
  • Wed 9 May 7:30 PM Captioned

    Captioned performances are excellent for people who are deaf, deafened and hard of hearing. In these performances, the text of the performance is displayed above and to the side of the stage. They may also be of interest for those whose first language isn’t English and for anyone who finds it helpful to follow the text during a show.

    £30.00/£21.00/£15.00/£10.00
  • Thu 10 May 2:30 PM £30.00/£21.00/£15.00/£10.00
  • Thu 10 May 7:30 PM £30.00/£21.00/£15.00/£10.00
  • Fri 11 May 8:00 PM £28.00/£19.00/£13.00/£8.00
  • Sat 12 May 2:30 PM Audio Described

    Audio described performances are designed for blind or partially sighted audience members. Via headphones, a live narrator describes the action in the pauses between the onstage dialogue.  Touch tours accompany audio described performances

    £30.00/£21.00/£15.00/£10.00
  • Sat 12 May 7:30 PM £30.00/£21.00/£15.00/£10.00

Book Tickets

  • Tue 8 May 7:30 PM
  • Wed 9 May 7:30 PM
  • Thu 10 May 2:30 PM
  • Thu 10 May 7:30 PM
  • Fri 11 May 8:00 PM
  • Sat 12 May 2:30 PM
  • Sat 12 May 7:30 PM

Presented by English Touring Theatre, Nuffield Southampton Theatres, and Theatr Clwyd.
This production is supported by a grant from The Royal Theatrical Support Trust.

Age guideline: 14+ - Contains strong language, violence and scenes of a sexual nature

Captioned show: Wed 9 May

Audio described show: Sat 12 May at 2.30pm (Touch Tour: 1pm)

  • Kelly Gough gives a performance as psychologically true as it is theatrically compelling.
       
    The Times
  • Intimate, charged and gripping.
       
    The Times
  • Walker has masterfully made this Tennessee for the Time’s Up era.
       
    The Stage
  • Brutal, riveting interpretation of the Tennessee Williams classic.
       
    The Stage
  • Extraordinary moments. Makes us believe in the magic of theatre.
       
    The Guardian
  • Kelly Gough is terrific as Blanche
       
    Whatsonstage

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