The glass menagerie

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Few plays have explored the byways of the human heart as poignantly and poetically as Tennessee Williams' The Glass Menagerie . In this touching audio, we meet the embattled Wingfield family: Amanda--faded southern belle, abandoned wife, dominating mother, who hopes to match her daughter with an eligible "gentleman caller;" Laura--lame and painfully shy, she evades her mother's schemes and reality by retreating to a world of make-believe; Tom--sole support of the family, he eventually leaves home to become a writer but is forever haunted by the memory of Laura.

Also included on this audio are priceless recordings of Tennessee Williams bringing his own interpretations to the wistful opening monologue and the tragic ending, as well as to his own brilliantly charming poetry and his uproariously wicked short story, The Yellow Bird .

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9780811214049
9780811202206
9780451166364
9780822204503
9780811219037
9780694523757
Reading Level:
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title_display The glass menagerie
title_full The glass menagerie / Tennessee Williams ; introduction by Robert Bray
The glass menagerie / Tennessee Williams ; introduction by Tony Kushner
The glass menagerie / by Tennessee Williams
The glass menagerie [sound recording] / Tennessee Williams
title_short The glass menagerie
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Family
Mothers and daughters
Mothers and sons
Saint Louis (Mo.)
Young men
Young women with disabilities