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University Players Presents A Streetcar Named Desire

October 31, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - November 4, 2018 @ 4:00 pm

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University Players (UP Windsor) presents the modern tragedy, A Streetcar Named Desire, at Essex Hall Theatre on October 26, 27, 28, 31, November 1, 2, 3, & 4, 2018.

This renowned drama follows fragile southern belle Blanche DuBois as she moves in with her sister Stella and husband Stanley Kowalski in New Orleans. Temperatures soar and tempers flare as Blanche’s presence causes trouble in Stella and Stanley’s already volatile relationship. As Blanche’s reality crumbles around her, she collides with Stanley’s rough, earthy nature, and meets with devastating consequences.

Written by Tennessee Williams
Directed by Kelly Daniels

Evening performances from Wednesday to Saturday start at 8 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday matinee performances are at 2 p.m.

Essex Hall Theatre is located on the University of Windsor campus on the corner of Wyandotte and Patricia.

“gritty but gracious, aggression balanced with acquiescence, physicality with fantasy” – theatreview.org

“…widely regarded as one of the greatest works of the 20th century.” – Edinburgh Theatre

University of Windsor students can purchase a ticket for just $8, and regular price tickets start at $19.

Tickets can be ordered online at www.UniversityPlayers.com or by calling 519-253-3000 ext. 2808.

 

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Start:
October 31, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
End:
November 4, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
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