The Glass Menagerie
Translated by Maxim Strikha
The Glass Menagerie
Play in two acts
The play " The Glass Menagerie " Tennessee Williams classic American drama (1911-1983 years), written by the author in 1944 , the same year began its triumphal march of the theater world, was awarded the New York theater critics as best play of the season. Not one was a major hit Broadway.
Family History Wingfield , its author says , is a kind of reflection of the life of the playwright : his eternal desire for change , finding your place in this world and, more importantly , that pervades almost all his works - the desire to be understood and happy.
The action takes place in more than a modest family home Wingfield . Here live Amanda - mother - eccentric , bright female , but somewhat hysterical person for any cost tends to hold happiness to your children , desperately clinging to the illusory , beautiful past. But all her attempts to be heard - in vain. Her son Tom is forced to earn money in a shoe store, but dreams of a writing career . But her greatest pain - a daughter, Laura , who, as a child getting injured remained lame here - isolation and complexes . His mother persuades Tom invited to visit the store colleague Jim. The idea for Amanda turns on the idea -fix . She is certain: with the advent of Jim's world changes drastically and eventually share them all smile ... Laura Jim learns in his first love ...
Director of Photography - honored . art. Ukraine Tatyana Arkushenko
Art Director - Fedor Aleksandrovich
Costume Designer - Catherine Markush
Musical accompaniment - Igor Mosyesov
Directed video sequence - honored . art. Ukraine Tatyana Arkushenko
Assistant director - b. art. Ukraine Iryna Doroshenko
Staging - Olga Semoshkina
Sound - Victor Vlasyuk Oksana Makarska
Lighting designer - Anna Vahovsk
Video sequence Engineer - Paul Vavrynevych
Actors and singers :
Amanda Wingfield - b. art. Ukraine Iryna Doroshenko
Tom Wingfield (son of Amanda and presenter of the play ) - Alexander Loginov
Tom Wingfield (son of Amanda ) - John Zaluskyy , Alexander Pecherytsia
Laura Wingfield ( daughter) - Tatiana Shlyahova , Faith Zinyevich
Jim O'Connor - Paul Moskal
The play lead - honored . Worker of Ukraine Alymenko Vera , Olga Vasilenko , hon. Worker of Ukraine Nina Lapshina , Catherine Scherbyna
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