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A Streetcar Named Desire

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Immortalised in the Oscar-winning film starring Marlon Brando and Vivien Leigh, the acclaimed Rapture Theatre presents a sultry new production of a timeless American masterpiece.

Fading southern rose Blanche DuBois seeks solace with Stella, her sister, after her world crumbles. But her downward spiral brings her face-to-face with Stella's husband: the brutal, unforgiving Stanley Kowalski.  This world class production will feature an original score and a stellar cast. A rare opportunity to see this iconic play, join us for a dazzling trip into the whirlwind world of New Orleans.

Press quotes from Rapture Theatre's recent production of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf - 
"Rich feast of world class drama"  4 STARS, The Scotsman  
"Explosive" 4 STARS, The Glasgow Herald 
"Sparkling revival"  
The Stage 

Last seen as Judy, Christopher's mother in the National Theatre's The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, Gina Isaac leads the cast as Blanche, with Joseph Black, whose most recent work includes Cheek by Jowl's The Winter's Tale, as Stanley. Kazeem Tosin Amore (Hamlet in Brixton) will play Mitch and Michelle Chantelle Hopewell (Sister Act), Eunice. Multi-award winning Scottish actor Billy Mack will appear as Steve and critically-acclaimed Scottish actress and theatre-maker Julia Taudevin takes on the pivotal role of Stella. Completing the cast will be Steven Scott-Fitzgerald, Paul Kozinski, Gary Nelson and Liz Drewett.

Cast and rehearsal images available on Rapture Theatre's website


Box Office:  01506 777666

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Howden Park Centre
Howden, Livingston
West Lothian

EH54 6AE


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