The Two Character Play (Out Cry)

The Two Character Play (Out Cry)

The Two Character Play (Out Cry)

by: Tennessee Williams

by: Tennessee Williams

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The Two Character Play (Out Cry)

The Two Character Play (Out Cry)

by: Tennessee Williams

by: Tennessee Williams

Overview

Finding themselves deserted by their troupe and faced with an audience expecting a performance, actor/siblings Clare and Felice enact The Two-Character Play. As they dip in and out of performance, they find it difficult to differentiate themselves from their roles and reality from illusion. Also known as "Out Cry". 

A part of the collection The Theatre of Tennessee Williams Vol. 5.

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Details

  • Genre: Experimental
  • Cast Attributes: Strong Role for Leading Man (Star Vehicle), Strong Role for Leading Woman (Star Vehicle)
  • Target Audience: Adult

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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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