William Inge

William Inge

Playwright, Author


Biography



Shows by William Inge

Title
Synopsis

In the middle of a howling snowstorm, a bus out of Kansas City pulls up at a small roadside diner. All roads are blocked, and the weary travelers on board have to take refuge in the diner until morning. Cherie, a nightclub si... read more

During the dust and heat of a long Kansas summer, William Inge’s A Loss of Roses is a tale set in a Depression both economic and emotional. Lila Green, a tent show actress who’s traveling troupe has folded, finds refuge with... read more

On a sweltering Labor Day morning, the women of a quiet neighborhood on the wrong side of the tracks are preparing for the annual picnic. Watchful mother Flo Owens has hopes that her beautiful daughter Madge will get a propos... read more

Overview

Nationality
American
Born
5/3/1913
Died
6/10/1973
Show Categories
Play
Genres
Drama, Dark Comedy, Romance