A Streetcar Named Desire

Year: 1951

Start Date: 12 November

End Date: 17 November

Production Company: Chesterfield Civic Theatre Ltd.



Author: Tennesee Williams

Director: Chloe Gibson


Hilda Kriseman, June Vivian,

Recurring Cast:

William Lucas Audrey Blezard John Arnatt Rowena Ingram Peter Stephens Alan Rowe Margaret Tyzack Morris Barry

Background to Production:

First produced at the Barrymore Theatre, New York City, in 1947.

Items of Interest in the Programme:

Full page headed 'International Theatre Week' - a look at the role of theatre in society. This is the first International Theatre Week to be held in Britain. The ITW Institute ia an independent body of theatre people of 28 countries, which are members of the United Nations Organisation. The Institute aims to encourage and develop - appreciation and demand - among member countries for each others' theatrical activities and traditions.

Other items / issues of interest:

Ad for next production - 'One Wild Oat' - a side splitting farce by Vernon Sylvaine.

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