Description A tall tale by Tennessee Williams
A Provincetown Theater Production
After receiving nightly standing ovations in 2012, this rarely performed play returns to Provincetown from Cape Town, South Africa, where it won awards for its superb acting and bold interpretation.
by Tennessee Williams
Directed by Fred Abrahamse
Produced by Artscape in association with Abrahamse-Meyers Cape Town, South Africa
Contains adult themes and male nudity
Meet Myrtle, the former “Petite Personality Kid” who just got married on a television show to a strange man named Lot, who takes Myrtle back to the old family farm. Among other secrets, Lot hasn’t mentioned his half-brother Chicken lives on the place.
“…grace of language and merciful tenderness for the lonely, misplaced, soft people of the earth
shine through ludicrous details of what Williams called ‘my funny melodrama.’ ”
- Alvin Klein, NY Times (2001)
Sep 12 - Sep 14, Sep 16, Sep 19 - Sep 21 at 7:30 pm
Sep 15, Sep 22 at 3:00 pm