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A Streetcar Named Desire

Full Length, Drama
6 men, 6 women (3 or 4 minor roles)
Total Cast: 12, Interior
ISBN-13: 978-0-8222-1089-4

MIN. PERFORMANCE FEE: $130 per performance.
THE STORY: The play reveals to the very depths the character of Blanche DuBois, a woman whose life has been undermined by her romantic illusions, which lead her to reject—so far as possible—the realities of life with which she is faced and which she consistently ignores. The pressure brought to bear upon her by her sister, with whom she goes to live in New Orleans, intensified by the earthy and extremely “normal” young husband of the latter, leads to a revelation of her tragic self-delusion and, in the end, to madness.
Winner of the 1948 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and the New York Drama Critics’ Circle Award for Best American Play.