THE GLASS MENAGERIE by Tennessee Williams

THE GLASS MENAGERIE, Tennessee Williams’ first great hit, opened to critical acclaim in Chicago on December 26, 1944, and then moved on to Broadway where it made its author internationally famous. The play’s setting is St. Louis, where Williams lived for 20 years and with which he had a “love-hate

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