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A Streetcar Named Desire

Presented by The National Ballet of Canada at Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, Toronto ON

Mar 02 - 06 2022
A Streetcar Named Desire

A Ballet by John Neumeier

Tennessee Williams received the Pulitzer Prize in 1948 for his gritty Broadway play, A Streetcar Named Desire. Richly characterized and simmering with violence, the story follows the demise of Blanche DuBois, a southern belle transplanted in a hostile, impoverished landscape she cannot accept. John Neumeier, the brilliant Director and Chief Choreographer of The Hamburg Ballet, created a striking adaptation of Streetcar for ballet in 1983, forgoing chronology to delve deep inside the mind of ... view more »


Tickets on sale Tuesday, October 5, 2021.

Content Warning: This production contains an enactment of sexual assault that may be upsetting for some audience members.

In accordance with the Province of Ontario’s mandatory vaccination policy for theatres and concert venues, all patrons, 12 years of age or older, must provide proof of vaccination to attend performances by The National Ballet of Canada at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts.

All audience members must wear a mask at all times, except when eating or drinking.

Children under 12 must provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test.

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Contact: 416-345-9595


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