The Glass Menagerie

Later stage productions

The Glass Menagerie has had a number of Broadway revivals. Maureen Stapleton, Anne Pitoniak, Jessica Tandy, Julie Harris, Jessica Lange, Judith Ivey, Harriet Harris,[13] and Cherry Jones have all portrayed Amanda Wingfield.

  • May 4, 1965 to October 2, 1965 at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre
    • George Grizzard as Tom Wingfield
    • Pat Hingle as Jim O'Connor
    • Piper Laurie as Laura Wingfield
    • Maureen Stapleton as Amanda Wingfield
  • December 18, 1975 to February 22, 1976 at the Circle in the Square Theatre
    • Pamela Payton-Wright as Laura Wingfield
    • Paul Rudd as Jim O'Connor
    • Maureen Stapleton as Amanda Wingfield
    • Rip Torn as Tom Wingfield
  • December 1, 1983 to February 19, 1984 at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre
    • Jessica Tandy as Amanda Wingfield
    • Bruce Davison as Tom Wingfield
    • John Heard as Jim O'Connor
    • Amanda Plummer as Laura Wingfield
  • November 15, 1994 to January 1, 1995 at Criterion Center Stage Right
    • Julie Harris as Amanda Wingfield
    • Željko Ivanek as Tom Wingfield
    • Kevin Kilner as Jim O'Connor (Drama Desk Award nomination, Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play)
    • Calista Flockhart played Laura in her Broadway debut. For her performance as Laura, Flockhart received a 1995 Clarence Derwent Award for Most Promising Actress.
  • March 22, 2005 to July 3, 2005 at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre
    • Jessica Lange as Amanda Wingfield
    • Josh Lucas as Jim O'Connor
    • Sarah Paulson as Laura Wingfield
    • Christian Slater as Tom Wingfield
  • Off-Broadway at the Roundabout Theatre Company, March 24, 2010 to June 13, 2010[14]
    • Patch Darragh as Tom Wingfield
    • Judith Ivey as Amanda Wingfield
    • Keira Keeley as Laura Wingfield
    • Michael Mosley as Jim O'Connor

The 2013 Broadway revival began previews on September 5 with an official opening on September 26, 2013 at the Booth Theatre and closed on February 23, 2014.[15] The cast featured Cherry Jones as Amanda Wingfield, Zachary Quinto as Tom, Celia Keenan-Bolger as Laura and Brian J. Smith as Jim and was directed by John Tiffany.[16][17] This production received seven 2014 Tony Award nominations, including Best Revival of a Play, Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Cherry Jones), Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Brian J. Smith), Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play (Celia Keenan-Bolger), Best Scenic Design of a Play (Bob Crowley), Best Lighting Design of a Play (Natasha Katz) and Best Direction of a Play (John Tiffany).[18] and three Drama Desk Award nominations, including Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play (Brian J. Smith), Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (Celia Keenan-Bolger), and Outstanding Music in a Play (Nico Muhly).[19]

In 1997, Kiefer Sutherland returned to his theatrical roots, starring with his mother, Canadian actress Shirley Douglas, in a Canadian production of The Glass Menagerie at the Royal Alexandra Theatre in Toronto.

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