Tennessee Williams' Summer and Smoke is a hit at the Fountain Theatre. The critically acclaimed production is extending its run through Sunday, Aug. 15 -- a full two months beyond its original closing date of June 13. (The play opened May 14).Directed by Simon Levy, the revival stars Tracy Middendorf as the shy, sexually repressed Miss Alma and Cameron Dye as the earthy Dr. John Buchanan. Also starring are Brenda Ballard, Gary Ballard, Abigail Caro, Linda Cevallos, Chris Flanders, Chet Grissom, Art Kempf, Delaina Mitchell, Jack Newalu, Linnea Pyne, Paul Renferia and Cynthia Sanders.
The Fountain Theatre is at 5060 Fountain Ave. Call (323) 663-1525 for information.
-- By Willard Manus
Southern California Correspondent