Keystone Repertory Theater, a
summer theater in residence at IUP, will close its 2014 season with Tennessee
Williams’s The Glass Menagerie. The production will be performed in the Waller
Hall Studio Theater August 7–9 at 8:00 p.m. and Sunday, August 10, at
Williams’s classic semiautobiographical piece, celebrating the 70th anniversary of its premiere, is explored and reimagined through narrator Tom
and his memories. Tom directly engages with his audience and takes them back to
St. Louis in 1937, where his mother, Amanda, obsesses over finding a “gentleman
caller” for her daughter, Laura.
Recent IUP theater alumnus
Derrick Shane directs this American classic.
Tickets are available now online, and at the
Hadley Union Building Box Office, located in the Hadley Union Building on the
IUP campus. Tickets can also be purchased by calling 724-357-1313.
Tickets remaining will be sold at the door starting 45
minutes before the performance. Tickets are priced at $14 for regular
admission, $12 for senior citizens, and $10 for students and children. Seating
KRT is produced by IUP’s Department of
Theater and Dance and is funded, in part, by the Student Cooperative
Association along with sponsorships and private donations.
Pictured above: Lydia Hassell (left) as
Amanda and Katherine
Schroeder as her daughter, Laura.