CharacterName: Blanche DuBois
Age Range: 30s - Early
Dialects: American Southern
PlayName: Streetcar Named Desire, A
Rating: Contains adult content
Copyright Status: Copyrighted
Blanche tells Stella that her husband, Stan, is a beastly ape of a man
AuthorName: Tennessee Williams
Eras: 1951-2000, 1901-1950
Blanche tells her sister, Stella, how they lost the family plantation that they grew up on. She accuses Stella of leaving her to suffer alone while she witnessed death after death of their family members.
Blanche Dubois has lost her family house and goes to her sisters for a place to stay for a while. Stanley immediately assumes she is holding money from him and his wife, Stella, Blanche?s sister. Right away, you can tell Blanche has a drinking problem, which she tries to hide. At a poker game Stanley and Stella get into a fight which results in Stanley hitting Stella. Stella who is pregnant doesn?t leave him for that which astounds Blanche. At that poker game she meets Mitch who have intent chemistry. They go on a date and that is where Blanche tells him about her late husband.