Cruel intentions are crucial in Tennessee Williams' beloved work, A Streetcar Named Desire. Grappling the drama is Theatre Charlotte, which is sweeping its stage with the story of a delicate Southern sweetheart, Blanche Dubois (played by Paula Baldwin), who has her chances at happiness destroyed by her evil brother-in-law, Stanley Kowalski (played by JR Aducci). Recommended for ages 13 years old and up. $7-$24. March 21, 2:30 p.m.; March 24-25, 7:30 p.m.; March 26-27, 8 p.m.; March 28, 2:30 p.m. Theatre Charlotte, 501 Queens Road. 704-376-3777. www.theatrecharlotte.org.