Part of the upcoming festival of Tennessee Williams works, "Tennessee Williams Explored, " Cat on a Hot Tin Roof will play the Eisenhower Theatre, June 1-20. As previously announced, Dana Ivey, who is currently starring in Henry IV at Lincoln Center, will play Big Mama. Ivey is a three-time Tony Award nominee for her performances in Sunday in the Park with George, Heartbreak House and The Last Night of Ballyhoo.
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is located at 2700 F. Street, NW in Washington, D.C. Tickets for “Tennessee Williams Explored” will go on sale Feb. 7, 2004. For more information about the Center’s many productions, go to www.kennedy-center.org.