The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams coming to the Duke of Yorks theatre this winter!
Following a multi Tony Award-nominated run on Broadway, Olivier and Tony Award-winning director John Tiffany (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two, Let the Right One In, Black Watch) revives his visionary staging of Tennessee Williams’ heart-rending masterpiece about a family struggling to survive on hopes and dreams.
***** ‘John Tiffany’s stunning revival. A vision of love, a strange dream of America, falling through the night. Remarkable’ - Time Out
***** ‘A heart-wrenching production. Prepare to be blown away’ - Radio Times
**** ‘John Tiffany conjures up theatrical magic’ - The Daily Telegraph
**** ‘Cherry Jones is exceptional. Unmissable’ - The Times
**** ‘A triumphant take on Tennessee Williams. Cherry Jones offers us the Amanda of our dreams.’ - The Guardian
**** ‘Exquisite. A copper-bottomed hit’ - The Daily Mail
A domineering mother. A daughter lost in a world of her own. A son desperate to leave. Former Southern Belle Amanda Wingfield, played by Tony Award-winning Broadway icon Cherry Jones, enlists the help of son Tom (Michael Esper) to find a husband for her fragile daughter Laura (Kate O'Flynn). But will the long-awaited ‘gentleman caller’ (Brian J. Smith) fulfil or shatter the family’s delicate dreams?
A universally acclaimed creative team bring 1930’s St Louis stylishly to life. With movement by Olivier Award-winning Steven Hoggett, set and costume design by multi Tony Award-winner Bob Crowley, lighting design by multi Tony Award-winner Natasha Katz, sound design from Olivier and Tony Award-winning Paul Arditti, music by celebrated composer Nico Muhly and casting by Jim Carnahan CSA, this is a stunning production of Tennessee Williams’ heart-breaking classic.
Book your tickets now!