"A Streetcar Named Desire" from the San Francisco Opera (#2405)
The world premiere of Andre Previn and Philip Littrell's operatic re-conception of "A Streetcar Named Desire." Maestro Previn conducts the three-hour presentation of the new work. American soprano Renee Fleming stars as Blanche. Also appearing are Rodney Gilfry as Stanley, Elizabeth Futral as Stella and Anthony Dean Griffey as Mitch. [174 minutes]
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
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