Why Do You Smoke So Much, Lily?

Why Do You Smoke So Much, Lily?

Why Do You Smoke So Much, Lily?

by: Tennessee Williams

by: Tennessee Williams

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Why Do You Smoke So Much, Lily?

Why Do You Smoke So Much, Lily?

by: Tennessee Williams

by: Tennessee Williams

Overview

A mother, Mrs. Yorke, and her daughter, Lily, are in disagreement about how Lily spends her time. Her mother tells her that she smokes and reads too much, while Lily believes her mother only wants her to get married and become a part of high society. Once her mother leaves we see it's more than smoking that Lily has a problem keeping control of.

Part of the collection Mister Paradise and Other One Act Plays

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Cautions

  • Caution Smoking Smoking

Details

  • Cast Attributes: All Female
  • Target Audience: Adult, Senior

Authors

Tennessee Williams

Tennessee Williams (1911-1983) explores passion with daring honesty, and forged a poetic theatre of raw psychological insight that shattered conventional proprieties and transformed the American stage. The autobiographical The Glass Menagerie brought what Mr. Williams called “the catastrophe of success,” a success capp ...

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