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The Keller Theatre presents The Glass Menagerie

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Glass Menagerie Poster by the Keller Theatre
A play by Tennessee Williams

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 mothers nagging and seeks escape in alcohol and the world of the movies. Laura also lives in her illusions. She is crippled, and this defect, intensified by her mothers anxiety to see her married, has driven her more and more into herself.

The crux of the action comes when Tom invites a young man of his acquaintance to take dinner with the family. Jim, the caller, is a nice ordinary fellow who is at once pounced upon by Amanda as a possible husband for Laura.

In spite of her crude and obvious efforts to entrap the young man, he and Laura manage to get along very nicely, and momentarily Laura is lifted out of herself into a new world. But as the evening progresses, not only one of Lauras tiny glass animals goes to pieces.

Performances: February 16, 23, 24 and March 2, 3, 9, 10 2018.

Time: 7.30 pm; Doors open: 7.00 pm
Venue: Kleine Bühne Gießen, Bleichstraße 28, 35390 Gießen

Tickets for all shows are available at

Haus der Karten, Kreuzplatz 6, 35390 Gießen.
Phone: 0641-7957-60/-61,
Telefax: 0641-7957-64,
E-Mail: theaterkasse@stadttheater-giessen.de

Or online: http://tickets.keller-theatre.de
or at box office before performance

Tickets (10 Euro, reduced 7 Euro)
More information on http://www.keller-theatre.de

This amateur production of The Glass Menagerie is presented by special arrangement with Samuel French, Ltd.

This play is presented by special arrangement with the University of the South, Sewanee, Tennessee, USA

Wann16.02.2018 von 19:30 bis 21:45 Uhr
23.02.2018 von 19:30 bis 21:45 Uhr
24.02.2018 von 19:30 bis 21:45 Uhr
02.03.2018 von 19:30 bis 21:45 Uhr
03.03.2018 von 19:30 bis 21:45 Uhr
09.03.2018 von 19:30 bis 21:45 Uhr
10.03.2018 von 19:30 bis 21:45 Uhr
Wo Kleine Bühne Gießen
Bleichstraße 28
35390, Gießen
Deutschland
Kategorie Bühne und Theater -> Theater
Eintritt, Preise 10 Euro, reduced 7 Euro
Altersempfehlung Jugendliche
Erwachsene
Senioren
KontaktE-Mail: info@keller-theatre.de
Webseite: www.keller-theatre.de
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