Tennessee Williams: Mad Pilgrimage Of The Flesh

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Tennessee Williams embarks on a new play, A Streetcar Named Desire.

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The new biography of America's great playwright by the acclaimed theatre critic, John Lahr. In today's episode, Tennessee Williams embarks on a new play, A Streetcar Named Desire, and Marlon Brando attends an unconventional audition for the part of Stanley.

Read by Damian Lewis with Trevor White as the voice of Tennessee Williams and with Elaine Claxton, Bettrys Jones and Ian Conningham.

Abridged by Richard Hamilton

Produced by Elizabeth Allard.

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The new biography of America's great playwright by the acclaimed theatre critic, John Lahr. In today's episode, Tennessee Williams embarks on a new play, A Streetcar Named Desire, and Marlon Brando attends an unconventional audition for the part of Stanley.

Read by Damian Lewis with Trevor White as the voice of Tennessee Williams and with Elaine Claxton, Bettrys Jones and Ian Conningham.

Abridged by Richard Hamilton

Produced by Elizabeth Allard.

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The new biography of America's great playwright by the acclaimed theatre critic, John Lahr. In today's episode, Tennessee Williams sails to Europe where he makes new friends. Back home a chance encounter promises love and inspiration for a new play, The Rose Tattoo.

Read by Damian Lewis with Trevor White as the voice of Tennessee Williams and with Elaine Claxton, Bettrys Jones and Ian Conningham.

Abridged by Richard Hamilton

Produced by Elizabeth Allard.

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Tennessee Williams sails to Europe, where he makes new friends.