Venue Details

847 Star Starred
Cygnet at Old Town Theatre
4040 Twiggs Street San Diego, CA 92110
619-337-1525
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Arrive early to get a spot in the theatre's parking lot. Parking in Old Town can be difficult.
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If you get to the theater 45 minutes in advance you may be able to snag a reserved parking spot right next to the theater. Spaces are limited. Come early, park and enjoy a meal in Old Town.
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Reviews & Ratings

47 ratings
4.7 average rating
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David Winter Red Velvet
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10 reviews
22 stars
attended Nov 06 2011

Tennessee Williams was at the top of his form during my high school and early college years. Who could forget someone as gifted and at the same time somewhat lost in alcohol and drugs? And, I cannot think of him without seeing Elizabeth Taylor,...continued

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6 reviews
7 stars
attended Oct 19 2011

Excellent production! It was only the first preview and felt like the actors had it down cold! Great music, non-realistic set - perfect for the non-realistic memory play that it is...

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Oct 30 2011

Fantastic production of a classic American drama, this play is as powerful as Angels in America, Long Day's Journey, and The Laramie Project. And it's not done that often. It has special relevance for today, as the unemployment and family...continued

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Description

The Glass Menagerie is Tennessee Williams’ most deeply personal and haunting play. Amanda Wingfield, a faded Southern belle, holds on tight to her two children. She pushes them to be more successful—in life and love. When her son Tom brings home a gentleman caller, his sister Laura is given hope. Their chance meeting becomes one of the sweetest and most heartbreaking stories ever told. Tennessee Williams’ masterpiece is a touching tale of lost dreams, family bonds and survival.