Summer & Smoke


A boy. A girl. Twenty years. One love.

" I have changed my mind, or the girl who said 'no', — she doesn't exist any more, she died last summer — suffocated in smoke from something on fire inside her..." 

Summer & Smoke is a tumultuous play following the lives of Alma, a preacher's daughter, and John, the carefree son of a doctor, as they grow up in the small town of Glorious Hill, Mississippi in turn of the century America. 

One of the legendary playwright's lesser known plays, Williams' weaves a beautiful narrative of heartbreak and renewal as told by Aimée Emma Kwan, directing theatre again for the first time in almost a decade.

This production ran from the 15 - 19th November, 2016.