National Theatre At Home: “A Streetcar Named Desire,” free virtual screenings begin Thursday, May 21st. Gillian Anderson (All About Eve, The X-Files, The Fall, Sex Education) plays Blanche DuBois with Ben Foster (Lone Survivor, Kill Your Darlings) as Stanley and Vanessa Kirby (Julie, The Crown, Mission Impossible) as Stella. As Blanche’s fragile world crumbles, she turns to her sister Stella for solace, but her downward spiral brings her face to face with the brutal, unforgiving Stanley Kowalski.
This critically acclaimed production was originally filmed live on stage at the Young Vic in 2014 by National Theatre Live. Note to viewers: Contains scenes featuring sexual violence and domestic abuse.