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The Glass Menagerie

The Glass Menagerie

Written By:
Tennessee Williams

Directed By:
Bryce Alexander

Amanda is a southern belle past her prime who lives with her two grown children in a small St. Louis apartment. Her restless son Tom—a would-be poet and the story’s narrator—gets swept up in his mother’s heartbreaking schemes to find his painfully shy and disabled sister, Laura, a “gentleman caller.” When the caller arrives, the family’s fantasies begin to crumble

Cast and Crew

Production Team

Director – Bryce Alexander
Scenic Designer – Mike Grittner
Lighting Designer – Stephen D. Mazzeno
Sound Designer – El Armstrong
Composer – Raechel Sherwood
Costume Designer – Linda Morken
Props Designer – Beki Pineda
Stage Manager – Grace Hartke


Tom – Daniel Traylor
Amanda – Ashley Kelashian
Laura – Jenna Bainbridge
Jim – Eric Richerson