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A Streetcar Named Desire   

Ethel Barrymore Theatre, (12/03/1947 - 12/17/1949)
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Opening Date: Dec 03, 1947    
Closing Date: Dec 17, 1949 Total Performances: 855

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Description: A drama in two acts
Setting: Spring, Summer and early Fall in New Orleans.


Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization; Theatre Operated by the Barrymore Theatre Corporation
Produced by Irene M. Selznick
Written by Tennessee Williams
Directed by Elia Kazan
Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner; Costume Design by Lucinda Ballard; Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner; Assistant to Mr. Mielziner: John Harvey and Arthur H. Ross; Assistant to Mrs. Ballard: Ellen Freeman
Company Manager: Max Siegel
Production Stage Manager: Robert Downing; Stage Manager: Jose Véga and Jean Platt
Musical Advisor: Lehman Engel
Assistant to the Producer: Irving Schneider; Press Representative: Ben Kornzweig; Advertising: Blaine-Thompson and Fred Golden; Production Assistant: Ethel Winant
Cast
Marlon Brando
Stanley Kowalski
Jessica Tandy
Blanche Du Bois
Kim Hunter
Stella Kowalski
Karl Malden
Harold Mitchell
"Mitch"
Rudy Bond
Steve Hubbell
Vito Christi
Young Collector
Nick Dennis
Pablo Gonzales
Ann Dere
Strange Woman
Richard Garrick
Strange Man
Peg Hillias
Broadway debut
Eunice Hubbell
Gee Gee James
Negro Woman
Edna Thomas
Mexican Woman
Tony Award®
1948 Best Actress in a Play [nominee]
Jessica Tandy
Pulitzer Prize
winner 1948 for Drama [winner]
Written by Tennessee Williams