SEPTEMBER 24 - 27, 2020

Tennessee Talks: Revolution at the Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival

Tennessee Talks: Revolution


Jeremy Lawrence channels Tennessee Williams in “Tennessee Talks: Revolution.”

"An interviewer once asked me, 'Which of your plays are revolutionary?' My answer: All of them?" - Tennessee Williams

Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival

Provincetown, MA


Sunday Sept 27, 10:30 am
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Tennessee Williams was outspoken in his politics. You wouldn’t know that from his plays, which subtly sabotaged the status quo. You would know it from his prose: his public condemnation in a New York Cathedral of the Viet Nam War, his NY Times letters decrying censorship, and many many interviews.

Jeremy Lawrence has assembled Williams’ calls for revolution, and will deliver them in Williams’ voice.

"It is time for the voices of dissent to be heard. These voices must swell in number and not be repressed by terror of 'patrioticreprisal." – 1972

“Jeremy Lawrence’s uncanny and unsentimental depiction of Tennessee Williams as a playwright and man at the end of his life is thrilling, eerie, on target and life-affirming.” – John Guare

-- Photo of Jeremy Lawrence by David Perlman 

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Things To Know Before You Come To The Show

In keeping with the spirit of this year’s festival motto “If we can, we will,” there will be some changes to the standard procedures of attending the performances this year. These changes and procedures have been put in place for the continued safety of our performers, audience, and staff.

Thank you for your continued support and EN AVANT! 

Click here to read the full set of procedures for this year's events. 

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