'A Streetcar Named Desire' previews tonight at OSF

Danforth Comins, Nell Geisslinger and Kate Mulligan star in "A Streetcar Named Desire."Photo courtesy of Jenny Graham

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival will lift the curtain at 8 p.m. tonight, April 17, on its production of Tennessee Williams' Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, "A Streetcar Named Desire." The show previews tonight and at 1:30 p.m. Friday, April 19, and opens at 8 p.m. Saturday, April 20, in the Angus Bowmer Theatre on the OSF campus, 15 S. Pioneer St., Ashland.

When Southern aristocrat Blanche DuBois is down on her luck, she moves in with her sister, Stella, and her pugnacious husband, Stanley. Stanley bristles at Blanche's highhanded dismissal of him and sets out to dismantle her genteel facade, hurtling them toward an epic battle

See www.osfashland.org or call 541-482-4331 for showtimes and ticket information.