Glass menagerie cygnet
4.7 / 5 Rated by 47 members
Review from Abraxas

Excellent performance! The 4-person cast is amongst the best of ever seen perform this classic. Tennessee Williams is one of my favorite writers, but for those of you not familiar with him, you may want to read a play summary beforehand (he is...continued

reviewed Oct 20 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from davidlwinter

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

reviewed Nov 06 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Paul D Engel

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...

reviewed Oct 19 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from SueQuinn

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

reviewed Oct 30 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Jared

The production is a good one, with a great set, but our seats didn't allow us to see about a fifth of it, and it's a crucial fifth. Fortunately there were plenty of empty seats and we were able to move, but it was disappointing that neither...continued

reviewed Oct 20 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from tuulam

Excellent production of this classic play.
Rosina Reynolds was superb as Amanda Wingfield. Before the play was half way through you were ready to strangle her. :-)
All the actors did a wonderful job.
I love the Cygnet theatre and it's intimate...continued

reviewed Nov 09 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from LI-ANNE ROWSWELL MUFSON

Beautiful and heartbreaking performances in a terrific American Classic.

reviewed Oct 29 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Maya T. Carlin

Once again, the cast at this little theatre gave an outstanding performance. The Cynget is such a gem!!!

reviewed Nov 05 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Joyce McGregor

Excellent acting...Great show!

reviewed Oct 20 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from khatereh

Great Story,Geat Performances!all 4 actors were great and our goldstar seats were great too!

reviewed Nov 13 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Shaun Tuazon-Martin

Excellent production! The design and directing was beautiful. The performance from the actors was fantastic as usual. Rosina Reynolds was inspiring.

reviewed Nov 13 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from SDcat

The actors did a great job of drawing in the audience. The set was interesting and well-suited for how it was used to depict the settings.

reviewed Nov 11 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from J Marcus

An excellent production of this fascinating play with layered, detailed performances by four of San Diego's best actors.

reviewed Nov 06 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Louis Knierim

Excellent acting and stage set. Even 'though we have seen the play many times, this was the best performance! Kudos !

reviewed Nov 05 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Csilla foley

I really enjoyed this play - although, it's Tennessee Williams and of course, not uplifting! The acting was quite good. The actors portrayed the characters well and there were some great monologues filled with emotion.

reviewed Oct 19 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Kramer5000

It was a nice evening, I really like the theatre. The performers were really good but the end sucked. Thanks Tennessee, I wanted a happy ending or a little better closer... Had fun though. :)

reviewed Nov 02 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from elaine rodman

Slow first act but great second act. Enjoyed the play and the seats wer great.

reviewed Oct 19 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Mary McMillan

Wonderful performance ... enjoyed every minute.

reviewed Nov 02 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from ed larkins

A deeply moving and tragic play with stellar casting and acting by all.

reviewed Oct 27 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member

awesome theatre and the play was amazing!!

reviewed Oct 20 2011 report as inappropriate
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