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A Streetcar Named Desire

Music

  1. "A Streetcar Named Desire" is an opera composed by André Previn with a libretto by Philip Littell in 1995. It is based on the play by Tennessee Williams.
  2. "A Streetcar Named Desire" is a musical album of Alex North, soundtrack.
    • also known as A Streetcar Named Desire Soundtrack
    • released in (38 years ago)
  3. "A Streetcar Named Desire" is a composition.

Writings

"A Streetcar Named Desire" is a 1947 play written by American playwright Tennessee Williams for which he received the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1948. The play opened on Broadway on December 3, 1947, and closed on December 17, 1949, in the Ethel Barrymore Theatre. The Broadway production was directed by Elia Kazan and starred Marlon Brando, Jessica Tandy, Kim Hunter, and Karl Malden. The London production opened in 1949 with Bonar Colleano, Vivien Leigh, and Renee Asherson and was directed by Laurence Olivier.

  • also known as "A streetcar named Desire [a play", 欲望號街車, 慾望之車
  • language: English Language
  • subject: Popular literature
  • award: - Pulitzer Prize for Drama, received by Tennessee Williams
  • official website: streetcaronbroadway.com

Films

  1. "A Streetcar Named Desire" is a 1951 American film adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning 1947 play of the same name by Tennessee Williams. Williams collaborated with Oscar Saul on the screenplay and Elia Kazan, who directed the stage production, went on to direct the film. Marlon Brando, Kim Hunter, and Karl Malden, all members of the original Broadway cast, reprised their roles for the film. Vivien Leigh, who had appeared in the London theatre production, was brought in for the film version in lieu of Jessica Tandy, who had created the part of Blanche DuBois on Broadway.
  2. "A Streetcar Named Desire" is a 1995 television drama film directed by Glenn Jordan and starring Alec Baldwin, Jessica Lange, John Goodman and Diane Lane that first aired on CBS Television. Based on the 1947 play by Tennessee Williams, it follows a 1951 adaptation starring Marlon Brando and a 1984 television adaptation. The film was adapted from a 1992 Broadway revival of the play, also starring Baldwin and Lange.
    • also known as Tennessee Williams' A Streetcar Named Desire
    • country: United States of America
    • language: English Language
    • based on "A Streetcar Named Desire" by Tennessee Williams
    • starring:
    • music by David Mansfield
    • costume design by Theoni V. Aldredge
    • set decoration by Tom Pedigo
    • genre: Drama
    • released on (19 years ago)
    • some of the awards:
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television nomination for Alec Baldwin
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress In A Mini-series or Motion Picture Made for Television nomination for Jessica Lange
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress In A Mini-series or Motion Picture Made for Television (Role: Stella DuBois), received by Jessica Lange
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie nomination for Alec Baldwin
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie (Outstanding Supporting Actor for a Miniseries or a Special) nomination for John Goodman
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie (Outstanding Lead Actress For A Miniseries Or A Special) nomination for Jessica Lange
        • Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie (Role: Stanley Kowalski) nomination for Alec Baldwin
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Art Direction - Miniseries, Movie or a Special nomination for Fred Harpman, Janet Stokes, Tom Pedigo
  3. "A Streetcar Named Desire" is a 1984 television drama film directed by John Erman. Based on the 1947 play by Tennessee Williams, it stars Ann-Margret and Treat Williams.

Artwork

"A Streetcar Named Desire" is an artwork by Brian Dunlop.

Miscellanea

  1. A Streetcar Named Desire is the Sydney Theatre Company's US tour theater production of the play written by Tennessee Williams. It opened and closed in 2009.
    • award:
      • Helen Hayes Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production (for the production at the Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theatre) nomination for Cate Blanchett
      • Helen Hayes Awards for Outstanding Non-Resident Production (for the production at the Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theatre) nomination for The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
      • Helen Hayes Awards for outstanding Supporting Performer, Visiting Production (for the production at the Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theatre) nomination for Morgan David Jones
      • Helen Hayes Awards for Outstanding Lead Actor, Non-Resident Production (for the production at the Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theatre) nomination for Joel Edgerton
      • Helen Hayes Awards for outstanding Supporting Performer, Visiting Production (for the production at the Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theatre) nomination for Tim Richards
      • Helen Hayes Awards for outstanding Supporting Performer, Visiting Production (for the production at the Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theatre) nomination for Robin McLeavy
      • Helen Hayes Awards for outstanding Supporting Performer, Visiting Production (for the production at the Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theatre) nomination for Mandy McElhinney
      • Helen Hayes Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production (for the production at the Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theatre), received by Cate Blanchett
      • Helen Hayes Awards for Outstanding Non-Resident Production (for the production at the Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theatre), received by The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
      • Helen Hayes Awards for outstanding Supporting Performer, Visiting Production (for the production at the Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theatre), received by Robin McLeavy
  2. A Streetcar Named Desire is a 2005 theater production of the play by Tennessee Williams.
    • award:
      • Tony Award for Best Costume Design of a Play nomination for William Ivey Long
      • Tony Award for Best Lighting Design of a Play nomination for Donald Holder
      • Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play nomination for Amy Ryan
      • Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Set Design of a Play nomination for Robert Brill
      • Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play nomination for Natasha Richardson
      • Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play nomination for Chris Bauer
      • Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play nomination for Amy Ryan
      • Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Revival of a Play
      • Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Set Design nomination for Robert Brill
      • Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play, received by Amy Ryan
  3. A Streetcar Named Desire is a 2014 theater production of the play by Tennessee Williams.
  4. A Streetcar Named Desire is a 2002 theater production of the play by Tennessee Williams.
    • award:
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Revival
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Lighting Design nomination for Paul Pyant
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Set Designer nomination for Bunny Christie
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Performance in a Supporting Role nomination for Essie Davis
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Set Designer, received by Bunny Christie
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Performance in a Supporting Role, received by Essie Davis
  5. A Streetcar Named Desire is a 1992 theater production of the play by Tennessee Williams.
    • award:
      • Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play nomination for Alec Baldwin
      • Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play nomination for Jessica Lange
      • Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Debut Performance nomination for Amy Madigan
      • Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Revival of a Play
  6. A Streetcar Named Desire is a 2012 theater production of the play by Tennessee Williams.
    • award:
      • Tony Award for Best Costume Design of a Play nomination for Paul Tazewell
      • Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play nomination for Nicole Ari Parker
      • Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play nomination for Daphne Rubin-Vega
  7. A Streetcar Named Desire is a 2009 theater production of the play by Tennessee Williams.
    • award:
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress nomination for Rachel Weisz
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role nomination for Ruth Wilson
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Revival
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress, received by Rachel Weisz
      • Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role, received by Ruth Wilson
  8. A Streetcar Named Desire is a 1973 theater production of the play by Tennessee Williams.
    • award:
      • Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Performance nomination for Rosemary Harris
      • Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Director nomination for Ellis Rabb
      • Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Performance, received by Rosemary Harris
      • Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Director, received by Ellis Rabb
  9. A Streetcar Named Desire is a 1988 theater production of the play by Tennessee Williams.
  10. A Streetcar Named Desire is a 1995 theater production of the play by Tennessee Williams.
    • award:
      • Helen Hayes Awards for Outstanding Lighting Design, Resident Production nomination for Daniel MacLean Wagner
      • Helen Hayes Awards for Outstanding Set Design, Resident Production nomination for James Kronzer
  11. A Streetcar Named Desire is a 2004 theater production of the play by Tennessee Williams.
    • award: - Helen Hayes Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress, Resident Play nomination for Patricia Clarkson
  12. A Streetcar Named Desire is a 2000 theater production of the play by Tennessee Williams.
  13. A Streetcar Named Desire is a 1984 theater production of the play by Tennessee Williams.
    • award: - Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role nomination for Clare Higgins
  14. A Streetcar Named Desire is a 1947 theater production of the play by Tennessee Williams.
    • award: - Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play nomination for Jessica Tandy
  15. A Streetcar Named Desire is 2012 ballet production of the play by Tennessee Williams.

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Google previewEncyclopedia of American Drama (2015)

by Jackson R. Bryer, Mary C. Hartig

Work Author: Tennessee Williams A Streetcar Named Desire is an icon of American and world theater. It was voted the most important American play of the 20th century by the American Theatre Critics Association. Premiering in 1947 ...

Google previewSimon & Schuster Super Crossword Puzzle Dictionary And Reference Book (1999)

by Seth Godin, Lark Productions LLC, Seth Godin Productions

Actress: Vivien Leigh, A Streetcar Named Desire Best Actor: Humphrey Bogart, The African Queen Best Supporting Actor: Karl Maiden, A Streetcar Named Desire Best Supporting Actress: Kim Hunter, A Streetcar Named Desire Best Director: ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Music in the 20th Century (2014)

by Lol Henderson, Lee Stacey

for instance, draw on ethnic and folk music, while A Streetcar Named Desire (1951) and Anatomy of a Murder (1959) make use Of especially commissioned jazz scores. Duke ELLINGTON, who ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Film Studies (2012)

by Annette Kuhn, Guy Westwell

Tennessee Williams (A Streetcar Named Desire), and Arthur Miller ( Death ...

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