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Directed by Betty Diamond

 On the Evjue Stage

In Tennessee Williams' powerful, tender drama, a defrocked Episcopal minister leads a bus-load of Baptist women on a tour of Mexico. At the end of his emotional rope, the Reverend T. Lawrence Shannon seeks refuge in a ramshackle resort, but instead finds he must confront the explosive tensions between his sexual passions and his spiritual calling.  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Performances:

 

  • Friday, September 20 - 7:30 pm  SOLD OUT!
  • Saturday, September 21 - 7:30 pm SOLD OUT!
  • Thursday, September 26 - 7:30 pm SOLD OUT!
  • Friday, September 27 - 7:30 pm
  • Saturday, September 28 - 7:30 pm
  • Sunday, September 29 - 2:00 pm matinee SOLD OUT!
  • Thursday, October 3 - 7:30 pm
  • Friday, October 4 - 7:30 pm
  • Saturday, October 5 - 7:30 pm 

 

"The last of the great plays by Tennessee Williams that mapped the terrible limbo of human loneliness." -Ben Brantley, New York Times 

"…an awesome and powerful new drama." —NY World Telegram & Sun.

"…Williams' most mature work." —NY Daily News.

"…Tennessee Williams at the top of his form." —NY Times.

 

The Reverend T. Lawrence Shannon - Patrick O'Hara
Hannah Jelkes - Julie Jarvis
Maxine Faulk - Jenny Maahs
Jonathan Coffin ("Nonno") - Tom Haig
Judith Fellowes - Deborah Hearst
Charlotte Goodall - Alexandra Soglin
Hank - Andrew Wulff
Jake Latta - Steven E Smith
Pancho - Francisco Torres 

More Media:

Aaron Conklin's Madison Magazine "Stage Write" Blog - September 19, 2013

Christian Neuhaus interview with Betty Diamond - "Madstage Podcast" - September 19, 2013