Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Grand Theatre Hosts ‘Streetcar Named Desire’

The Grand Theatre, at Salt Lake Community College’s South City Campus, is proud to present A Streetcar Named Desire, Tennessee Williams’ immortal classic, as part of it’s American Classic Series. The show runs March 16 - April 1 and is directed by SLCC's very own Mark Fossen.

The Pulitzer Prize winner for Drama in 1948, the story centers around Blanche DuBois, Stella Kowalski, Stanley Kowalski and Mitch. Blanche is broke and, after losing her family home, is left with no choice but to move in with her sister Stella and her husband in New Orleans. While there she meets Mitch, a friend of Stanley’s for whom she quickly begins to have romantic feelings. As the show progresses we discover secrets from Blanche’s past and a sinister side to Stanley. It’s a tragic story of love, loss, passion and guilt.

The production features a cast of 12, including local professional actor Robert Scott Smith. Please, join us for this American masterpiece. Tickets are on sale now at or at (801) 957-3322.

Below is a sneak peak at the production in GIFs made from a dress rehearsal.