The Last of My Solid Gold Watches

by  Tennessee Williams

10 Minute Play, Drama  /  3m

A part of the collection 27 Wagons Full of Cooton and Other Plays.

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The Last of My Solid Gold Watches

by  Tennessee Williams

  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    3m
  • Duration

    Duration

    10 minutes
  • Audience

    Target Audience

    • Adult

Additional Info

Charlie Colton, a traveling shoe salesman, is a walking relic. After arriving at an decaying hotel somewhere in the Mississippi Delta, he reminisces with the old porter about a world that has already died.

A part of the collection 27 Wagons Full of Cooton and Other Plays.

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Considerations

Performing Groups

  • College Theatre / Student
  • Professional Theatre
  • Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups

License details

  • Licensing available for professional groups only. Some restrictions apply.

Production

Details

  • Duration: 10 minutes
  • Setting: A hotel room in a Mississippi Delta town.

Casting

3m

MR. CHARLIE COLTON
A PORTER
HARPER - a traveling salesman

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Authors

Tennessee Williams

Tennessee Williams (1911-1983) explores passion with daring honesty, and forged a poetic theatre of raw psychological insight that shattered conventional proprieties and transformed the American stage. The autobiographical The Glass Menagerie brought what Mr. Williams called “the catastrophe of success,” a success capp ...

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The Last of My Solid Gold Watches premiered at the Actor's Laboratory Theater in Los Angeles, CA in 1946.

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