The Rose Tattoo Summary
Tennessee Williams

Everything you need to understand or teach The Rose Tattoo by Tennessee Williams.

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The Rose Tattoo Summary

Tennessee Williams's The Rose Tattoo was first staged in Chicago in 1950, premiered in New York City in 1951, and was a success with audiences. It is Williams's most light-hearted play, an homage, many say, to his beloved sister Rose and to Frank Merlo, whom Williams loved.

The drama chronicles events separated by three years in the life of its main character, Serafina Delle Rose. Serafina is characterized by her boastful pride, and the play's...

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