The Glass Menagerie


By Tenessee Williams


The scene is memory and is therefore nonrealistc. Memory takes a lot of poetic license. It omits some details; others are exaggerated, according to the emotional value of the articles it touches, for memory is seated predominantly in the heart.

--The Glass Menagerie

Madison Theatre Guild. Madison, WI  2006


Director: Joan Brooks

Scenic Design: Ethan Rosing

Costume Design: Elisha Adelman

Properties Design: Sasha Augustine

Photos courtesy of Marie Schulte.

"Heavens--I think she's hung up."

"We can't say grace until you come to the table."

"How beautiful it is and how easily it can be broken."

"Jim lights a cigarette and leans indolently back on his elbow smiling at Laura with a warmth and charm which lights her inwardly with altar candles."

"Blow out your candles, Laura--and so goodbye..."