2018-02-22T00:00:00-0800
7:00 p.m.
2018-03-04T00:00:00-0800
1:00 p.m.
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center
313 North 13th Street
Lincoln, NE 68508 402-472-5353

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Prices

$24 General Admission
$22 Seniors
$17 Students/Members
$5 UNL/NE Wesleyan/Union College/SCC Students

A thirlling revival of Tennessee Williams’ twentieth century masterpiece captured live from London's West End.

Event Times

2.22 Thu 7:00 p.m.
3.4 Sun 1:00 p.m.

Tennessee Williams’ twentieth century masterpiece Cat on a Hot Tin Roof played a strictly limited season in London’s West End in 2017. Following his smash hit production of A Streetcar Named Desire, Benedict Andrews’ ‘thrilling revival’ (New York Times) stars Sienna Miller alongside, Jack O’Connell and Colm Meaney.

On a steamy night in Mississippi, a Southern family gather at their cotton plantation to celebrate Big Daddy’s birthday. The scorching heat is almost as oppressive as the lies they tell. Brick and Maggie dance round the secrets and sexual tensions that threaten to destroy their marriage. With the future of the family at stake, which version of the truth is real – and which will win out? 

★★★★ 
"A bold reimagining…innovative and powerfully acted"  - Sunday Times

★★★★ 
"A brilliant, lacerating account of the play… unforgettable"  -The Independent

This production was captured live at the Young Vic theatre in London in 2017.