Download PDF

Interview with Blythe Danner (Suddenly Last Summer)

Identifier: 2011.193.8

1 sound cassette [micro-audio] (23 min 19 sec): analog, 1 access CD; 1 WAV preservation master; 1 MP3 web copy

Blythe Danner discusses passion and history with Tennessee Williams' work, challenges with the role of Mrs. Venable, homosexuality as a mental illness, Williams'  mother in his characters, process of preparing for this role, playing southern women, relationship with Mrs. Venable and her son, acting in different mediums, liberal arts education, Williamstown Theatre Festival, experience with meeting Tennessee Williams

Related staged production

Suddenly Last Summer

Related Entities

Blythe Danner
Ted Sod

Related Objects