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Tennessee williams' cat on a hot tin roof contains all the elements of good drama: sex, greed, deception, alcoholism, violence and the specter of death this pulitzer prize-winning dissection of. Press release from hendersonville community theatre: a scorching new production of tennessee williams' pulitzer prize-winning classic cat on a hot tin roof arrives at hendersonville community. Cat on a hot tin roof is a play by tennessee williams one of williams's more famous works and his personal favorite, the play won the pulitzer prize for drama in 1955 set in the plantation home in the mississippi delta of big daddy pollitt, a wealthy cotton tycoon, the play examines the relationships among members of big daddy's family.
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