Tennessee williams aka thomas lanier williams the glass menagerie birthplace: columbus, ms location of death: hotel. Tennessee williams, new york, new york 104,265 likes 1,666 talking about this tennessee williams was an american playwright of many classics. Becoming tennessee tennessee williams was born thomas lanier williams in columbus, mississippi, on march 26, 1914, the second of three children of. Thomas lanier williams iii (march 26, 1911 – february 25, 1983), better known by the pseudonym tennessee williams, was a major american playwright and one of the. Twtc is a year-round professional theatre company based in new orleans specializing in the plays of tennessee williams. Playwright, author best know for the plays cat on a hot tin roof and the glass menagerie.
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Tennessee williams was a master playwright of the twentieth century, and his plays a streetcar named desire, the glass menagerie, and cat on a hot.
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