Tennessee Williams Festival
St. Louis celebrates its favorite playwright (and native son) with performances, art exhibits, bus tours and a "Stella!" yelling contest. There's colorful fun at Cinco de Mayo, and dance galore at Spring to Dance.
MAY 3-7: Tennessee Williams Festival
St. Louis pays homage to its favorite playwright with a series of plays, exhibits and lectures at a variety of venues all in Grand Center. Highlights include: “Bertha in Paradise” at the Curtain Call Lounge (May 3-7); “Small Craft Warnings” at .Zack (May 3-7); “Deseo” at The Marcelle (May 3-7); Tennessee Williams New Playwrights Initiative at Kranzberg Arts Center (May 7); Tennessee Williams Paintings at Saint Louis University Museum of Art (May 6); Stella Shouting Contest in Strauss Park (May 7). Check website for full schedule, addresses and ticket prices. www.twstl.org.
Tennessee Williams, "The Blaze of the Moment"