Requiem for a Heavyweight: A Live Television Spectacular
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The last date listed for Requiem for a Heavyweight was Saturday May 18, 2013 / 8:00pm.
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Over the course of one sultry evening, a prominent Southern family is pushed to the brink when tender memories are relived and life-altering secrets are revealed. Wealthy plantation owner Big Daddy is surrounded by his family, who've gathered to celebrate his 65th birthday while sparing him the news that he's dying of cancer. As one son, a former football hero, mysteriously retreats from his desirable but sexually frustrated wife, his money-hungry brother and sister-in-law plot to secure more than their fair share of the family fortune. This Pulitzer Prize-winning drama by American icon Tennessee Williams sizzles with passion and greed. Learn More
The location of the theatre allows you to select from a variety of resturants in the downtown area. At the theatre they did sell water for $1 and a few snacks. But the abundant number of good resturants in the area, who had room for snacks.I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change dining • Mar 17 2014 star this tip starred
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Featured review from Judy Wong
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The director and 16 actors in "Requiem For A Heavyweight," along with the old commercials, did an outstanding job transporting the audience back into the twilight zone of the fifties with this play. The omniscient Rod Serling would have been proud of the production.
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The play was cleverly done with the old commercials in between scenes and I did not mind there was no intermission. The acting was professional and I enjoyed the play. The main downside is that the inside theater is always cold. The lobby is the...continued