The Glass Menagerie

Drama - Revival

Eugene O'Neill Theatre

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  • First Preview: November 24, 1983
  • Opening Date: December 1, 1983
  • Closing Date: February 19, 1984
  • Previews: 8
  • Performances: 92

Playwright: Tennessee Williams

Synopsis

Tennessee Williams achieved his first major success with this autobiographical "memory play," which looks at the Wingfield family — frustrated writer Tom, his nagging mother, Amanda, who is often lost in memories of her Southern-belle past, and his painfully shy sister, Laura — and the effect a visit from a "gentleman caller" for Laura has on all their lives.

 

Opening Night Cast

Jessica Tandy in The Glass Menagerie Jessica Tandy Amanda Wingfield
Bruce Davison Tom Wingfield
John Heard The Gentleman Caller (Jim O'Connor)
Amanda Plummer Laura Wingfield
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Opening Night Production Credits

Tennessee Williams Tennessee Williams Writer
  John Dexter Director
  Ming Cho Lee Scenic Design
  Patricia Zipprodt Costume Design
  Andy Phillips Lighting Design
  Otts Munderloh Sound Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1983 - 1984

 
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