Tennessee Williams

Cast Set for His Greatness, Inspired by Final Days of Tennessee Williams

The Pride Films and Plays production will begin in Chicago in October.<p>Casting has been announced for the Pride Films and Plays production of Daniel …


A Much-Needed Breakdown of Angelina Jolie's Tattoos

Angelina Jolie is the queen of body art. OK, there are a lot of other stars who have more ink than the actress, but Angelina definitely knows her way around a tattoo parlor and isn't afraid to get inked. In fact, she has so many tattoos that most of us have lost count. In early 2016, the count was …


Letters: Sir Peter Hall obituary

<b>Meirion Bowen writes:</b> Peter Hall played a key role in rescuing the reputation as an opera composer of Sir Michael Tippett, dismissed and mocked in the 1950s as bafflingly over-complex and bizarrely eccentric. Hall’s direction of The Knot Garden in 1970 benefited above all from his experience as a …

Film (UK)

East Kilbride director stages iconic A Streetcar Named Desire 70 years on

Michael Emans brings Rapture Theatre's version of the award-winning Tennessee Williams play to the Village Theatre on the original production's 70th …


Tennessee Williams

STELLA AND HER STARS<p>When you hang around New Orleans long enough, eventually you run into someone with a Tennessee Williams story. The legendary …


The Family Dynamics We Grew Up with Shape How We Work

Does your CEO remind you of your bullying older brother? Or the mother who always refolded your clothes because you didn’t do a good enough job? Or …


Could David Scala Be the Next Great American Playwright with Among the Furies? | Times Square Chronicles

Could David Scala Be the Next Great American Playwright with Among the Furies?<p>David Scala<p>It is rare that you come across a piece in a festival that …


Reese Witherspoon’s Son Tennessee’s ‘Other Mother’? His Sister Ava: ‘I Think Sometimes He Even Gets Confused’

Reese Witherspoon‘s kids are growing up — and developing quite the dynamic among themselves.<p>The Oscar winner and Draper James founder graces the …

Reese Witherspoon

Short Relief: Searching for Something by James Fegan, Meg Rowley and Holly Wendt

The hunt for the next big thing, the next big story, or just the comfort of home.

Dave Dombrowski

6 things to do in New Orleans this weekend, Aug. 18-20 | NOLA.com

gal holiday<p>Tennessee Williams NOLA Opening Night<p>Lost Bayou Ramblers : Jazz Fest 2016 Thursday

New Orleans

William Hoyland obituary

The actor William Hoyland, who has died aged 73, was a stalwart of the plays edited from public inquiries or trials that Nicolas Kent directed at the Tricycle theatre in Kilburn, north-west London. The texts were realised by the great band of Tribunal Players, as we came to call them. For those …

Harper Lee

Tennessee Williams' 'Camino Real' a wild dream that will jolt audiences | NOLA.com

Earlier this summer, theater-goers were invited to encounter "such stuff as dreams are made on" in "The Tempest" at the Shakespeare festival at …

New Orleans

What Vogue Recommends This Weekend: 28/07/2017

The play's the thing this weekend, as the West End has welcomed a few exciting and acclaimed additions to its stages in the past seven days.<p><i>Girl From</i> …

William Shakespeare

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof review: Jack O'Connell and Sienna Miller smoulder in Tennessee Williams' classic ★★★★

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof review: Jack O’Connell and Sienna Miller smoulder in Tennessee Williams’ classic ★★★★<p>This intense production transports the …

Television (UK)

An Ode To Sienna's Off-Stage Style

IT’S not uncommon for Sienna Miller to catch our eye given the star’s serious style credentials. Whether its a flawless finish at Wimbledon or a …


Site-Specific, Environmental Stagings of Tennessee Williams and Shakespeare Will Play Provincetown

Audience members will move from room to room in the historic Gifford House Inn.<p>The Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival, running …


Tennessee Williams’ Catastrophe of Success

Four days before the 1947 Broadway opening of<i> A Streetcar Named Desire</i>, the<i> New York Times</i> published an essay by Tennessee Williams on the depression …


Mike Bartlett and Tennessee Williams lead new Almeida season

A new play by King Charles III writer Mike Bartlett and a Tennessee Williams revival lead the Almeida Theatre's new season.<p>Albion looks at the …


Alicia Cerón

Considering her recent role in the Tennessee Williams drama “Camino Real,” which ran at the historic Connelly Theater in New York, actor Alicia Cerón …


26 Survival Jobs and the Stars Who Did Them, Pt. 1

We all have different measures of what it means to be successful, but there’s one thing we can probably all agree on: Being able to say we’ve made a …

Handmaid's Tale

In the great gym wars, I know where I stand

The mid-range is so lacking in character that the two extremes of upmarket and down to earth are the only way to go<p>A good escape from the heat in New York at the moment is the gym industrial complex. This requires a brief but searching self-audit before determining which franchise to join. Even if …


17 Of The Funniest Tweets By Women This Week

"How did Scooby Snacks even get off the ground? Their business model is making food for one specific dog."

Michael Fassbender

Tennessee Williams with Air-Conditioning

<b>“Cat on a Hot Tin Roof”</b><p><i>EXT. AFTERNOON.</i><p>The upper wraparound gallery of the home of <i>BIG DADDY POLLITT</i>, an aging tycoon. There are two pairs of doors opening onto the gallery.<p><i>MAGGIE THE CAT</i>, a beautiful young woman with an unwrinkled brow, casually closes the doors as she inspects the afternoon</i> …


A chat with Tennessee Williams that ultimately sounds more like jazz than words

In audio from 1959, Frankly Speaking quizzes the playwright on his Mississippi childhood.<p>“We live in an age where everything seems to be in dire …


Like putting the hearse before the horse - I Hear You and Rejoice, Tricycle, review

Irish theatre was a staple of the programme at the Tricycle in Kilburn, north London for much of the Eighties and Nineties, under then artistic director Nicolas Kent – which coincided with fertile times for playwrights of the Emerald Isle. That creative burst has been much less in evidence of late, …


Talk show legend’s Hamptons estate lists for $62 million

A rare Stanford White-designed oceanfront property is on the market for $62 million.<p>The home, known as Tick Hall in Montauk, is owned by famed talk …

Real Estate

Great Expeditions: The Top 10 Cities for Literary Travelers

Does your idea of the perfect getaway combine the excitement of a city with literary pastimes? Head to one of these ten locales where there is plenty for book lovers to discover.<p><b>London, England</b><br>Lively London is the ultimate destination for indulging literary wanderlust. The abundance of bookish …


When a Writer’s Rights Aren’t Right: The ‘Virginia Woolf’ Casting Fight

<b>It all began quietly enough.</b> Director Michael Streeter planned to present a production of <i>Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?</i> by Edward Albee in September …


Essential Arts & Culture: Sneak peek of the new Marciano, Obama's library, Tennessee Williams in dance

Inside L.A.’s newest museum. A first look at designs for Obama’s presidential library. And the death and life of Chris Burden. I’m <b>Carolina A. Miranda</b>, staff writer for the Los Angeles Times, with all your culture news needs:<p><b>Marciano sneak peek</b><p>El Lay, you’ve got <i>another</i> museum ’bout to land in your …

Fine Art

Rooftop Dining in New Orleans

Forget staying grounded; what’s happening in food and drinks is up on the roof. The views are stunning and Instagramable, the dining and drinking is …