Tennessee Williams

Writer, Lyricist, Source Material
( b. Mar 26, 1911 Columbus, Mississippi, USA - d. Feb 25, 1983 New York, New York, USA ) Male
Also known as:     Thomas Lanier Williams [Birthname]

Broadway Production Credits

The Glass Menagerie
Play, Drama, Revival
Mar 09, 2017 - May 21, 2017
Written by Tennessee Williams

The Glass Menagerie
Play, Drama, Revival
Sep 26, 2013 - Feb 23, 2014
Written by Tennessee Williams

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Play, Drama, Revival
Jan 17, 2013 - Mar 30, 2013
Written by Tennessee Williams

A Streetcar Named Desire
Play, Drama, Revival
Apr 22, 2012 - Jul 22, 2012
Written by Tennessee Williams

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Play, All Black Cast, Drama, Revival
Mar 06, 2008 - Jun 22, 2008
Written by Tennessee Williams

A Streetcar Named Desire
Play, Drama, Revival
Apr 26, 2005 - Jul 03, 2005
Written by Tennessee Williams

The Glass Menagerie
Play, Drama, Revival
Mar 22, 2005 - Jul 03, 2005
Written by Tennessee Williams

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Play, Drama, Revival
Nov 02, 2003 - Mar 07, 2004
Written by Tennessee Williams

Not About Nightingales
Play, Drama, Original
Feb 25, 1999 - Jun 13, 1999
Written by Tennessee Williams

Summer and Smoke
Play, Revival
Sep 05, 1996 - Oct 20, 1996
Written by Tennessee Williams

The Night of the Iguana
Play, Drama, Revival
Mar 21, 1996 - May 19, 1996
Written by Tennessee Williams

Garden District
Something Unspoken
Play, Original
Oct 10, 1995 - Nov 05, 1995
Written by Tennessee Williams
Suddenly Last Summer
Play, Original
Oct 10, 1995 - Nov 05, 1995
Written by Tennessee Williams

The Rose Tattoo
Play, Drama, Revival
Apr 30, 1995 - Jul 02, 1995
Written by Tennessee Williams

The Glass Menagerie
Play, Drama, Revival
Nov 15, 1994 - Jan 01, 1995
Written by Tennessee Williams

A Streetcar Named Desire
Play, Drama, Revival
Apr 12, 1992 - Aug 09, 1992
Written by Tennessee Williams

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Play, Drama, Revival
Mar 21, 1990 - Aug 01, 1990
Written by Tennessee Williams

Orpheus Descending
Play, Drama, Revival
Sep 24, 1989 - Dec 17, 1989
Written by Tennessee Williams

The Night of the Iguana
Play, Drama, Revival
Jun 26, 1988 - Sep 04, 1988
Written by Tennessee Williams

A Streetcar Named Desire
Play, Drama, Revival
Mar 10, 1988 - May 22, 1988
Written by Tennessee Williams

The Glass Menagerie
Play, Drama, Revival
Dec 01, 1983 - Feb 19, 1984
Written by Tennessee Williams

Clothes for a Summer Hotel
Play, Drama, Original
Mar 26, 1980 - Apr 06, 1980
Written by Tennessee Williams

Vieux Carré
Play, Drama, Original
May 11, 1977 - May 15, 1977
Written by Tennessee Williams
Lyrics for "Sugar in the Cane" and "Lonesome Man" by Tennessee Williams

The Night of the Iguana
Play, Drama, Revival
Dec 16, 1976 - Feb 20, 1977
Written by Tennessee Williams

The Eccentricities of a Nightingale
Play, Drama, Original
Nov 23, 1976 - Dec 12, 1976
Written by Tennessee Williams

A Memory of Two Mondays / 27 Wagons Full of Cotton
27 Wagons Full of Cotton
Play, One Act, Revival
Jan 26, 1976 - Mar 21, 1976
Written by Tennessee Williams

Sweet Bird of Youth
Play, Drama, Revival
Dec 29, 1975 - Feb 08, 1976
Written by Tennessee Williams

The Glass Menagerie
Play, Drama, Revival
Dec 18, 1975 - Feb 22, 1976
Written by Tennessee Williams

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Play, Drama, Revival
Sep 24, 1974 - Feb 08, 1975
Written by Tennessee Williams

A Streetcar Named Desire
Play, Drama, Revival
Oct 01, 1973 - Nov 18, 1973
Written by Tennessee Williams

A Streetcar Named Desire
Play, Drama, Revival
Apr 26, 1973 - Jul 29, 1973
Written by Tennessee Williams

Out Cry
Play, Original
Mar 01, 1973 - Mar 10, 1973
Written by Tennessee Williams

Camino Real
Play, Drama, Revival
Jan 08, 1970 - Feb 21, 1970
Written by Tennessee Williams

The Seven Descents of Myrtle
Play, Original
Mar 27, 1968 - Apr 20, 1968
Written by Tennessee Williams

The Rose Tattoo
Play, Drama, Revival
Nov 09, 1966 - Dec 31, 1966
Written by Tennessee Williams

Slapstick Tragedy
The Mutilated
Play, One Act, Original
Feb 22, 1966 - Feb 26, 1966
Written by Tennessee Williams
The Gnadiges Fraulein
Play, One Act, Original
Feb 22, 1966 - Feb 26, 1966
Written by Tennessee Williams

The Glass Menagerie
Play, Drama, Revival
May 04, 1965 - Oct 02, 1965
Written by Tennessee Williams

The Milk Train Doesn't Stop Here Anymore
Play, Revival
Jan 01, 1964 - Jan 04, 1964
Written by Tennessee Williams

The Milk Train Doesn't Stop Here Anymore
Play, Original
Jan 16, 1963 - Mar 16, 1963
Written by Tennessee Williams

The Night of the Iguana
Play, Original
Dec 28, 1961 - Sep 29, 1962
Written by Tennessee Williams

Period of Adjustment
Play, Original
Nov 10, 1960 - Mar 04, 1961
Written by Tennessee Williams

Triple Play
Portrait of a Madonna
Play, Drama, One Act, Original
Apr 15, 1959 - May 16, 1959
Written by Tennessee Williams

Sweet Bird of Youth
Play, Drama, Original
Mar 10, 1959 - Jan 30, 1960
Written by Tennessee Williams

Orpheus Descending
Play, Drama, Original
Mar 21, 1957 - May 18, 1957
Written by Tennessee Williams
Lyrics for "Heavenly Grass" by Tennessee Williams

A Streetcar Named Desire
Play, Drama, Revival
Feb 15, 1956 - Feb 26, 1956
Written by Tennessee Williams

All in One
27 Wagons Full of Cotton
Play, One Act, Original
Apr 19, 1955 - May 28, 1955
Written by Tennessee Williams

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Play, Drama, Original
Mar 24, 1955 - Nov 17, 1956
Written by Tennessee Williams

Camino Real
Play, Drama, Original
Mar 17, 1953 - May 09, 1953
Written by Tennessee Williams

Slavenska-Franklin Co.
Special, Ballet, Original
Dec 08, 1952 - Jan 03, 1953
"A Streetcar Named Desire" based on the play by Tennessee Williams

The Rose Tattoo
Play, Drama, Original
Feb 03, 1951 - Oct 27, 1951
Written by Tennessee Williams

A Streetcar Named Desire
Play, Drama, Revival
May 23, 1950 - Closing date unknown
Written by Tennessee Williams

Summer and Smoke
Play, Original
Oct 06, 1948 - Jan 01, 1949
Written by Tennessee Williams

A Streetcar Named Desire
Play, Drama, Original
Dec 03, 1947 - Dec 17, 1949
Written by Tennessee Williams

You Touched Me
Play, Romantic Comedy, Original
Sep 25, 1945 - Jan 05, 1946
Written by Tennessee Williams

The Glass Menagerie
Play, Drama, Original
Mar 31, 1945 - Aug 03, 1946
Written by Tennessee Williams

Awards and Nominations

1999 Tony Award® Best Play

Not About Nightingales [nominee]
Written by Tennessee Williams

1999 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Play

Not About Nightingales [nominee]
Written by Tennessee Williams

1962 Tony Award® Best Play

The Night of the Iguana [nominee]
Written by Tennessee Williams

1956 Tony Award® Best Play

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof [nominee]
Written by Tennessee Williams

1955 Pulitzer Prize for Drama

nomineeCat on a Hot Tin Roof [winner]
Written by Tennessee Williams

1951 Tony Award® Best Play

nomineeThe Rose Tattoo [winner]
Written by Tennessee Williams

1948 Pulitzer Prize for Drama

nomineeA Streetcar Named Desire [winner]
Written by Tennessee Williams

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