2) Briefly characterize Blanche Dubois. What evidence is there in the text that supports your characterization?
3) How does Blanche react to Stella’s apartment? Why do you think she is shocked when she arrives at her destination?
4) Briefly describe the relationship between Stella and Blanche.
5) What does Blanche do while waiting for Stella to return to her apartment? What does this reveal about her character?
6) Identify two examples of Blanche’s deception in this scene. What does this reveal about her character?
7) Why does Blanche claim she has come to New Orleans? Do you believe her?
8) What is Belle Reve and what is revealed about it? How does Stella react to this revelation?
9) Briefly characterize Stan What evidence is there in the text that support you characterization?
10) What is revealed about Blanche’s marriage at the end of the scene? What is her reaction to revealing this information? Scenes Two and Three,