The Glass Menagerie

By Tennessee Williams

Set in 1937, Tom an aspiring poet who works in a shoe shop to support his mother and his sister as his father left them years ago. As the years past Tom, his mother or sister has had no contact with Tom and Laura’s father, except for one postcard. We are shown Tom’s past through his memories in the play.



  • Jim O’Connor Pat Connaughton
  • Tom Wingfield Mick Lally
  • Laura Wingfield Gai Matthews
  • Amanda Wingfield Marie Mullen

Creative Team

  • Director Garry Hynes
  • Design Garry Hynes
  • Lighting Design Garry Hynes
  • Costume Design Mairéad Noone
  • Music Tom Cullivan

Production Team

  • Company Stage Manager Dave McGrath
  • Stage Crew Nuala Fallon
  • Donna Tyrell
  • Lighting Brendan Glynn
  • Poster Alec Finn
  • Photography Dave McGrath
  • Joe Shaughnessy
  • Piano Lily O’Dea
  • Programme Note Garry Hynes
  • Front of House Geraldine O’Gara
  • Helen Reid