"The magic of Ubuntu Theater Project's production is that it sheds the baggage of decades of expectation... Directed by Emilie Whelan, one of the best-known classics of American theater feels like a new play." —Lily Janiak, San Francisco Chronicle

"You can tell from the start that this is going to be an unconventional staging of Tennessee Williams’ Pulitzer Prize-winning 1947 play." —Sam Hurwitt, Bay Area News Group

"Engaging, absorbing, vibrant"
—Emily S. Mendel, Berkeleyside

"Every aspect of the production [is] stunning... does not disappoint!"
—Anoushka Agrawal, Daily Californian


A Streetcar Named Desire

Feb 2–25, 2018

by Tennessee Williams                    directed by Emilie Whelan

"I don't want realism. I want magic!"

When creditors claim the last of her family inheritance, the glamorous Blanche Dubois begins to rebuild her life. But within the volatile household of her sister Stella and brother-in-law Stanley, Blanche’s nostalgia soon gives way to a more savage reality: one in which envy, passion and betrayal collide—with devastating consequences.


Blanche DuBois - Lisa Ramirez*
Stella Kowalski - Sarita Ocón*
Stanley Kowalski - Ogie Zulueta*
Mitch- Dominick Palamenti
Eunice - Champagne Hughes
Steve - Erik Jon Gibson
Pablo - Abdulrahim Harara
Ensemble - Regina Morones

*Members of Actors' Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers


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