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The Glass Menagerie   

Playhouse Theatre, (3/31/1945 - 6/29/1946)
Royale Theatre, (7/01/1946 - 8/03/1946)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Mar 31, 1945    
Closing Date: Aug 03, 1946 Total Performances: 563

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Description: Part I: Preparation for a Gentleman Caller. Part II: The Gentleman Calls.
Setting: An Alley in St. Louis. Now and the Past.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Harry Fromkes
Produced by Eddie Dowling and Louis J. Singer
Written by Tennessee Williams; Incidental music by Paul Bowles; Musical Director: Max Marlin
Directed by Eddie Dowling and Margo Jones
Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner; Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner
General Manager: Alex Yokel; Company Manager: Al Lee
Stage Manager: Randolph Echols and Will Gould; Assistant Stage Mgr: Mary Jean Copeland
Press Representative: Harry Davies
Eddie DowlingThe Son
Tom Wingfield
Julie HaydonThe Daughter
Laura Wingfield
Anthony RossThe Gentleman Caller
Jim O'Connor
Laurette TaylorThe Mother
Amanda Wingfield
Understudies: Betsy Blair (The Daughter)