The Rose Tattoo
The Rose Tattoo is a play by Tennessee Williams.
The original text
It opened on Broadway in February 1951, and the film adaptation was released in 1955. It tells the story of an Italian-American widow in Louisiana who has allowed herself to withdraw from the world after her husband's death, and expects her daughter to do the same.
Published in London by Secker & Warburg, 1954.
Translations and adaptations
Performance history in South Africa
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