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‘Ten Blocks’ offers look at Tennessee Williams’s ‘plastic theater’

From Beau Jest, an earlier version of Tennessee Williams’s ‘Camino Real’

For the third time, Larry Coen gets to act in a Tennessee Williams play that’s seldom, if ever, been performed here. That’s not something many actors can say, especially since the playwright died in 1983.

“I am amazed at how much new Tennessee Williams we’ve had a chance to do here,” Coen says. “The fact that there are still premieres coming out is extraordinary.”

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