The Hole in the Wall Theater has announced its presentation of a classic American play, “The Glass Menagerie”. The play will open at the Theater on January 19, 2018 and run until February 10th.
The “The Glass Menagerie” is the play that won Tennessee Williams wide acclaim in the 1940s. Williams is regarded as one the greatest of American playwrights.
The Hole in the Wall production of the play is directed by Steven Siemiatkoski. It is produced by Dennis Hull and Johnny Peifer.
As the Theater describes the play,
The Glass Menagerie is a memory play which takes place in 1937 St. Louis. Tom, who is both a character and narrator, is an aspiring writer and bread winner for his mother Amanda, his sister Laura and himself. Tom has ambitions of leaving to seek adventures. Amanda lives in the dreams of her own past as a charming southern belle. She desperately wants her terribly shy daughter Laura either to find a career or a man to marry and take care of her. Tom’s co-worker from the shoe factory is invited to dinner and welcomed as the long-awaited gentleman caller.
The play will be performed:
- Friday, January 19, 2018, at 8:00pm
- Saturday, January 20th, at 8:00pm
- Friday, January 26th, at 8:00pm
- Saturday, January 27th, at 8:00pm
- Sunday, January 28th, at 2:00pm
- Friday, February 2nd, at 8:00pm
- Saturday, February 3rd, at 8:00pm
- Friday, February 9th, at 8:00pm
- Saturday, February 10th, at 8:00pm
Tickets for the play are $20, and are $15 for students and seniors.
The Hole in the Wall Theater is located at 116 Main Street. Its web site is www.hitw.org. The Theater can be reached at 860-229-3049.