I know that several BGOers have a fondness for Streetcar, so I thought it deserved a thread in our newly expanded poetry and drama forum.
It's the story of Blanche Dubois, a fading would-be Southern Belle who comes to New Orleans to stay with her sister, apparently to recover from a nervous condition. It soon emerges that her circumstances are a bit more complicated than that. She finds her sister living in rather reduced circumstances, but seemingly happily married to a brutish man, Stanley Kowalski, who is immediately suspicious of Blanche.
As Stanley says, "The Kowalskis and the Dubois have different notions", and a subtle war ensues for Stella's loyalty,
It must have been heady stuff when it first appeared in the late 1940s!