American Literature

A ‘Streetcar’ to Desire

Liverpool Playhouse Theatre

A Streetcar Named Desire – Liverpool Playhouse  To the outsider, Liverpool is perplexing. Prior to the Second World War, its population stood at almost 850,000, a city proud of its industrial achievements and remarkable architectural heritage, but marred by the most destitute poverty and a shameful slave-trading history. The city has experienced decline and even desolation…