Event The Glass Menagerie
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Venue Wollongong Workshop Theatre, Wollongong, NSW
First Date 15 February 2005
Last Date 1 March 2005
Dates Estimated No
Status Community
World Premiere No
Description Amanda Wingfield is a faded, tragic remnant of Southern gentility who lives in poverty in a dingy St. Louis apartment with her son, Tom, and her daughter, Laura. Amanda strives to give meaning and direction to her life and the lives of her children, though her methods are ineffective and irritating. Tom is driven nearly to distraction by his mother's nagging and seeks escape in alcohol and the unrealistic world of the movies. Laura also lives in her own illusions. She is crippled, and this defect, intensified by her mother's anxiety to see her married, has driven her more and more into hersel
Description Source Other
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Drama
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Karen Burdett Actor
Simon Greer Actor
Juliet Scrine Actor
Ben Verdon Actor
Susie Hamers Director
Peter Bloem Lighting Designer
Tennessee Williams Playwright
Lorelle Lee Properties Master
Simon Greer Set Designer
Lajos Hamers Sound Operator/Engineer
Suzi Russell Stage Manager
Works
Text Nationality United States of America
Data Source
Source Description
Web www.dollee.com, Theatre in Illawarra website/database
Event Identifier 74972