ACT II: AMERICANS Apr 2018

Summer and Smoke

Now Extended Through May 25, 2018

“★★★★★ A grand revival! Strong enough to power a rocket into orbit.”
Helen Shaw, TimeOut

“Marin Ireland on fire. Riveting. One of the great drama queens of the New York stage.”
Jesse Green, New York Times

“A Sublime Triumph. A beautifully crafted reminder that away from Broadway there are other jewels.”
Tim Teeman, The Daily Beast

“A deeply affecting production. Marin Ireland is utterly thrilling. The excellent Nathan Darrow delivers a tough, vulnerable performance.”
Sara Holdren, Vulture/NY Mag

“★★★★★ First-rate, top-drawer, A-number-one revival. The best tandem performance currently available on a New York City stage.”
David Finkle, NYStageReview.com

“Admirers of Tennessee Williams’ works should make a point of seeing the resonant new revival.”
– Michael Sommers, NY StageReview.com

“Smolders with unsatisfied longing thanks to powerful performances. Glorious Production.”
Zachary Stewart, TheaterMania

In turn-of-the-century Mississippi, the local minister’s daughter walks the line between piety and sensuality with the neighborhood doctor who grew up next door. Jack Cummings III, Artistic Director of the award-winning Transport Group, helms this sultry Southern Gothic masterpiece marking Tennessee Williams’ long-overdue CSC debut.

By Tennessee Williams
Directed by Jack Cummings III
Co-produced with Transport Group

Scenic Designer Dane Laffrey
Costume Designer Kathryn Rohe
Lighting Designer R. Lee Kennedy
Sound Designer Walter Trarbach
Original Music Michael John LaChiusa
Fight Director Dan O’Driscoll
Casting Nora Brennan Casting

Production Stage Manager Terri K. Kohler
Assistant Stage Manager Heather Englander

Note: This production contains a gunshot effect.

Run time: two hours and 30 minutes, including one ten-minute intermission


SUMMER AND SMOKE is presented by special arrangement with
The University of the South, Sewanee, Tennessee.

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