“A lot of censorship in America has to do with the impulse to shut down what women have to say, literally hanging and burning them as witches to shut them up.”
I’ve hated enough people,” Penny Arcade confessed, “I can’t hate anyone new until 2022.”
This is an opportunity to take in the early stirrings of Tennessee Williams’ talent as a playwright.
A newly published book of translations and two upcoming Boston-area stage productions confirms the enduring elemental power of Federico García Lorca.
“Both poet/playwrights wrote with the same swings between tragedy and farce we live with now in America.”
Once Eugene O’Neill and Tennessee Williams achieved success, they wanted to take on themes in their plays that challenged audiences.