Booking to 28 August 2022
Hollywood actress Amy Adams makes her West End stage debut in The Glass Menagerie.
Six-time Academy Award nominee and two-time Golden Globe winner Amy Adams (American Hustle, Enchanted, Vice) stars in Tennessee Williams’ heart-rending masterpiece, directed by Jeremy Herrin (Wolf Hall Trilogy, People Places and Things, This House).
Jeremy Herrin’s bold new staging explores the fragility and fallibility of memory in Williams’s semi-autobiographical masterpiece.
Amy Adams takes on the role of Amanda Wingfield – family matriarch and a former southern belle living precariously with her two children, Tom and Laura, in a space between past and present.
The Glass Menagerie tickets are booking from 23 May 2022 until 28 August 2022 at the Duke of York’s Theatre.
What is The Glass Menagerie about?
A domineering mother. A daughter lost in a world of her own. A son desperate to leave.
Former Southern Belle Amanda Wingfield enlists the help of son Tom to find a husband for her fragile daughter Laura. But will the long-awaited ‘gentleman caller’ fulfil or shatter the family’s delicate dreams?
Who is in The Glass Menagerie London cast?
The Glass Menagerie features Amy Adams (Dear Evan Hansen, Sharp Objects, Being Julia, Juno, American Hustle) as Amanda Wingfield,Paul Hilton (The Inheritance, Lady Macbeth, A Very British Scandal) and Tom Glynn-Carney (The Ferryman, Dunkirk), who share the role of Tom at different stages,Lizzie Annis as Laura and Victor Alli as the ‘Gentleman Caller’.
Directed by Jeremy Herrin (All My Sons, Wolf Hall, This House) with set & costume design by Vicki Mortimer, lighting design by Paule Constable, video design by Ash J Woodward, casting by Jessica Ronane, plus costume designer Edward K. Gibbon, composer and sound designer Nick Powell, and design associate Choy-Ping Clarke-Ng.
Reviews of The Glass Menagerie★★★ "Amy Adams is heartbreaking.. I loved her performance" - Daily Telegraph
★★★ "All praise to Adams" - The Times
Matinees: Thursday, Saturday
Performance information is for guidance only. Check booking calendar for details.
Venue InformationDuke of York's Theatre, 45 St Martin's Lane, London, WC2N 4BG
Nearest Tube or Train: Leicester Square (Northern line, Piccadilly line), Charing Cross (Northern line, Bakerloo line), Embankment (Northern line, Bakerloo line, District line, Circle line)
Nearest Buses: 14, 19, 22, 24, 29, 38, 40, 176