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Blair Underwood stars in the revival of Tennessee Williams' classic.

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Wood Harris on His 'Ghetto Upbringing,' Breaking Away From The Wire and Streetcar Love Story

Wood Harris on His 'Ghetto Upbringing,' Breaking Away From The Wire and Streetcar Love Story

Age & Hometown: 41; Chicago, IL

Current role: A Broadway debut as Stanley's kind-hearted friend Mitch in Tennessee Williams’ classic A Streetcar Named Desire.

West Side Pride: At home on the West Side of Chicago, Wood Harris’ parents wouldn’t have guessed that two of their sons would become professional actors (older brother Steve is best known for TV's ...

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A Streetcar Named Desire Cancels Broadway Extension; West End Run in the Works

A Streetcar Named Desire Cancels Broadway Extension; West End Run in the Works

The current Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams’ classic A Streetcar Named Desire will end its run at the Broadhurst Theater on July 22 as originally planned. Streetcar, which stars Blair Underwood, Nicole Ari Parker, Daphne Rubin-Vega and Wood Harris, opened on April 22 and had previously announced an extension through August 19. A West End run for the show is ...

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Designers Eugene Lee and Edward Pierce on Creating the ‘Pressure Cooker’ of A Streetcar Named Desire

Designers Eugene Lee and Edward Pierce on Creating the ‘Pressure Cooker’ of A Streetcar Named Desire

When it comes to Tennessee Williams’ classic A Streetcar Named Desire, the city of New Orleans is as much a character as Blanche or Stanley. So it fell to set designer Eugene Lee and lighting designer Edward Pierce to bring the energy of the city into Stanley and Stella’s cramped apartment, where the play takes place. “Emily Mann, the ...

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A Streetcar Named Desire, Starring Nicole Ari Parker and Blair Underwood, Extends on Broadway

A Streetcar Named Desire, Starring Nicole Ari Parker and Blair Underwood, Extends on Broadway

The current Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams’ classic A Streetcar Named Desire will extend its run at the Broadhurst Theater by three weeks. The show, which stars Blair Underwood, Nicole Ari Parker, Daphne Rubin-Vega and Wood Harris, opened April 22 and was originally scheduled to end on July 22. The Emily Mann-directed revival will now run through August 19. 

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Squigs Hops Aboard A Streetcar Named Desire for a Fiery Cast Portrait

Squigs Hops Aboard A Streetcar Named Desire for a Fiery Cast Portrait

Tennessee Williams’ classic drama A Streetcar Named Desire is getting a riveting Broadway revival starring Blair Underwood as Stanley, Nicole Ari Parker as Blanche, Daphne Rubin-Vega as Stella and Wood Harris as Mitch. Broadway.com resident artist Justin ‘Squigs’ Robertson headed to Elysian Fields to take in Emily Mann’s production and pen a portrait of the four headliners in ...

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Stelllllaaa! Daphne Rubin-Vega Shows Off Her Boys Backstage at Streetcar

Stelllllaaa! Daphne Rubin-Vega Shows Off Her Boys Backstage at Streetcar

Daphne Rubin-Vega is keeping things classy backstage while she stars in a classic on stage. The popular actress and Rent icon is currently playing Stella in an A-list revival of Tennessee Williams’ A Streetcar Named Desire, opposite Blair Underwood, Nicole Ari Parker and Wood Harris. In her dressing room at the Broadhurst Theatre, Rubin-Vega let us in on the five ...

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Streetcar Star Blair Underwood Reveals His White Castle Addiction on The Wendy Williams Show

Streetcar Star Blair Underwood Reveals His White Castle Addiction on The Wendy Williams Show

Blair Underwood is currently taking audiences on a ride in the New Orleans-set production A Streetcar Named Desire. On a recent trip to The Wendy Williams Show, the actor opened up about the added pressure of recreating a classic for his Broadway debut. “Yeah, you know it’s Marlon Brando. He’s one of the greatest actors of all time ...

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Streetcar Star Nicole Ari Parker on Her Overwhelming Broadway Debut as Blanche DuBois

Streetcar Star Nicole Ari Parker on Her Overwhelming Broadway Debut as Blanche DuBois

Nicole Ari Parker is having one hell of a homecoming. For the first time since graduating from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts and heading for Hollywood, she’s back in town headlining the starry Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams’ A Streetcar Named Desire. Parker made her name with roles in films like 200 Cigarettes, Boogie Nights ...

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Ride Along with Blair Underwood, Nicole Ari Parker & More as A Streetcar Named Desire Opens on Broadway

Ride Along with Blair Underwood, Nicole Ari Parker & More as A Streetcar Named Desire Opens on Broadway

It was a rainy night in Manhattan on April 22, but the weather inside the Broadhurst Theatre was balmy as the New Orleans-set classic A Streetcar Named Desire opening on Broadway. The starry Tennessee Williams revival boasted an audience filled with theater titans like Pulitzer Prize winner Edward Albee, TV stars like Russell Hornsby, current Broadway stars like Norm Lewis ...

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They Want Magic! Join Blair Underwood, Nicole Ari Parker & More on A Streetcar Named Desire’s Opening Night

They Want Magic! Join Blair Underwood, Nicole Ari Parker & More on A Streetcar Named Desire’s Opening Night
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Tennessee Williams’ A Streetcar Named Desire was revived and reinvented on April 22, when the show’s first ever Broadway production starring a cast color opened at the Broadhurst Theatre. Broadway newcomers Blair Underwood and Nicole Ari Parker made powerful Broadway debuts as the famously brutish Stanley and the genteel Blanche, respectively, joined by Tony nominee Daphne Rubin-Vega as Stella ...

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