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Stuttgart Ballet - A Streetcar Named Desire

After 2 flights, a train from Frankfurt to Stuttgart (which was much more expensive than I’d been planning on) and two trams (because I booked far too late to get accomodation in the centre) I made it to my hotel in Stuggart. 1,014 more words

Young Vic 'Streetcar Named Desire' with Gillian Anderson and Ben Foster coming stateside 

In September of last year I had the privilege of having a National Theatre Live Event showing of Streetcar Named Desire from the Young Vic at a local movie theatre. 169 more words

Gillian Anderson

Friday Five: Reasons to have a Teacher Twitter Account

1. Literary jokes with your students. Just this week, students were out shopping and posted an image of them with a hat and the hashtag: #tobuyornottobuy and I was able to reply with a #hamletfashionadvice tweet. 184 more words

Friday Five

Too Short a Time in New Orleans

“Madame Lily Devalier always asked “Where are you?” in a way that insinuated that there were only two places on earth one could be: New Orleans and somewhere ridiculous.”

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Up Late with A Streetcar Named Desire

I just love teaching/re-reading Tennessee Williams’s play A Streetcar Named Desire. My AP Literature seniors really enjoyed reading aloud from this–some of them affect a southern accent and all of them seem to laugh at the right places and groan in other spots. 258 more words

Book Reviews

Getting Lost

I have absolutely no sense of direction. Consequently I’m always lost. That’s unless I’m armed with a device that talks to me and leads the way. 584 more words

Musings

A Streetcar named Desire: an electric storm of a dance-drama by Scottish Ballet

“A Streetcar Named Desire is just incredible, like watching a film, musical, play and ballet all at once!”

So commented a theatre-goer after seeing the premiere by Scottish Ballet in 2012. 889 more words

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