Academy Award® winner Olympia Dukakis stars in this haunting Tennessee Williams drama. In her picturesque Italian mountaintop home, Flora Goforth, a wealthy American widow has detached from the world in order to write her memoirs. When a handsome and mysterious young visitor arrives without warning to keep Flora company in her final hours, this dreamlike play blossoms into a fascinating meditation on life and death
This production of Williams's play premiered in May 2008 at Hartford Stage directed by artistic director Michael Wilson and was the culmination of Wilson's ten-year project on the work of Tennessee Williams.
Read TDF Stages' exclusive interview with director Michael Wilson, who discusses the magic lurking inside the play.