A double bill of ground-breaking one-act plays by Tennessee Williams
PHOTO FLASH: New poster for Sweet Bird of Youth at the Old Vic
SETH NUMRICH in Sweet Bird of Youth
KIM CATTRALL in Sweet Bird of Youth
Kim Cattrall (Sex and the City) and Seth Numrich (Golden Boy) star in Tennessee Williams’s powerful and poetic play Sweet Bird of Youth, directed by Marianne Elliott (War Horse).
We don’t like to moan (much) but where are all the London productions celebrating the late, great Tennessee Williams?
This week sees a number of birthday celebrations, including two American theatre greats: Stephen Sondheim turns 81 after a riotous year of 80th birthday tributes culminating in his Olivier Special Award, and this week marks the centenary of the great Tennessee Williams.
The London cast of Broadway transfer Cat on a Hot Tin Roof has been announced. James Earl Jones, Phylicia Rashad and Adrian Lester will star in the Tennessee Williams revival, directed again by Debbie Allen.