Friday, March 5, 2010

Tennessee Williams Festival: Ready, Set, Stella!

The most colorful tradition of the Tennessee Williams Festival in New Orleans each year is the Stella Shouting Contest, paying homage to A Streetcar Named Desire. It's the climax of the festival, which celebrates its 24th year later this month. ... Please read more at the New Orleans Literature Examiner.

3 comments:

cactusrose said...

Man, I had a good laugh, I saw the movie on tv many decades ago! But of course anything Tennesse Williams is unforgettable! I now want to shout it too: Steeeeeellllaaa! Steeeeeeeeeeella!
I may do it in my patio tomorrow but the neighbor will surely think I lost it! hahahahahaha!

Steeeeeeelllla!

Vérité Parlant is Nordette Adams said...

Yes, I know. I cracked up at that video too. She did a good job producing it. I may have to make a point to go see the contest this year.

cactusrose said...

And participate! and tape it, and post it!

STEEEEEEEEEELLLLAAAAAA
aah that feels good! LOL!