Tag Archives: One Acts

Outside the Velvet Curtain: A Preview of the Performance

It was 7:45p.m. as we waited in line to enter the double-doors of Long Theatre. After weeks of preparation, tonight Pacific students would finally make their debut in the production of three, Tennessee Williams, One Act plays. The line quickly made its way to the ticket table, adorned with a fresh bouquet of flowers and […]

Behind-The-Scenes at the Talk to Me Like the Rain and Let Me Listen Rehearsal

Talk to Me like the Rain and Let Me and Listen, is the second of three Tennessee Williams’ One Acts being performed in this year’s Fall production. This play will be performed alongside two other well-known One Acts, including This Property is Condemned  and 27 Wagons Full of Cotton. Talk to Me like the Rain and […]

27 Wagons Full of Cotton from Big Screen to Broadway

On October 17th at 8 p.m. the Pacific Theatre Arts department will unveil their first of six performances. The fall production includes three Tennessee Williams One- Act plays including the much anticipated, 27 Wagons Full of Cotton. In 1956, 27 Wagons full of Cotton made its Hollywood debut under the name, Baby Doll. The film […]

This Property is Condemned Made its Hollywood Debut in 1966

Before he was the horse whisperer, Robert Redford starred in the 1966 movie, This Property is Condemned. Although Redford’s character in the film, Owen, was not cast for the Pacific Theatre Arts version of the play, the movie offers an interesting take on the original. This film was adapted from the One-Act play written by […]

Meet the Cast and Crew

A theatre performance is no small task. It takes weeks of practice, preparation and planning to bring the final production to a live audience. We understand how hard the students have been working to bring to life the exciting One Acts of Tennessee Williams, including Talk to Me Like the Rain and Let Me Listen, […]

Endearing One Acts Coming to Long Theatre

Pacific Theatre Arts proudly announces the Fall 2014 Mainstage Production: a collection of poetic one-acts by acclaimed playwright Tennessee Williams. 27 Wagons Full of Cotton, This Property Is Condemned, and Talk to Me Like the Rain and Let Me Listen are a searing, unabashed look at the ultimate destructivity of neglect. The one-acts are a […]