“...AS DEAD-ON AS EVERYTHING LAWRENCE DOES.”
— Karen Dalton-Beniato, Huffington Post
(formerly titled There’s No Way We Can’t Finally Win.)
What happens when the romanticist doesn’t die a romantic early death? This is the question Tennessee wrestles with in this piece drawn for the most part from unpublished essays written late in life.
“I am a salesman, a pitchman, a carnival barker of something that I mean and believe in with all my being, with every last ounce and inch of it. A carnival barker outside the freak-show who is the freak of them all”.
The show had its premiere at the Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival 2012.
It was subsequently performed at:
Jewish Community Center, Sherman, CT