Thursday, August 30th, 2018
Beverly O'Neill Theater
300 E Ocean BL, Long Beach, CA 90802
The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams. NY Drama Critics' Circle Award for Best American Play. A drama of the great tenderness, charm, and beauty, The Glass Menagerie is on of the most famous plays of the modern theatre. It is a memory play by Tennessee Williams that premiered in 1944 and catapulted Williams from obscurity to fame. The play has strong autobiographical elements, featuring characters based on Williams himself, his histrionic mother and his mentally fragile sister.