family featured in play
Action of play takes place in:
setting of play
narrator of play
Amanda is from
abandoned the family sixteen years before the action of the play
Amanda's husband, Tom's and Laura's father, is absent because
Tom works at a
Laura keeps a collection of tiny glass
Tom spends many of his nights at
In the first scene, Amanda tells the story of a Sunday afternoon in Blue Mountain when she received seventeen
Laura has a
Rubicam's Business College
Laura dropped out of
the classes terrified her to the point of becoming physically ill
Laura dropped out because
find Laura a husband
Amanda is determined to
wandering around in parks and museums
Laura spends her time
going to the movies
Tom spends his time
calls possible subscribers to The Homemaker's Companion
To make extra money, Amanda
Jim used to call Laura _________ in high school.
Tom likes to write __________________.
The Glass Menagerie is a "memory play." From whose memory is it taken from?
The Great Depression
The action of the play takes place during:
Amanda is concerned that Tom's friend, Laura's gentleman caller, is a __________.
radio engineering and public speaking
What is Jim taking night courses in?
Where did Tom's father work?
What do the Wingfields have instead of a porch?
Laura's favorite glass animal
Jim's nickname for Tom
Origin of Jim's family
not paying the electric bill
How does Tom plunge the family into darkness?
a speakeasy, or dance club
What is across the alley from the Wingfields' apartment?
he is engaged
Why will Jim not call again on Laura?
a lover, a hunter, a fighter
What is man, according to Tom, by instinct?
resembles Tennessee Williams' sister Rose
resembles Tennessee Williams' mother, Edwina
autobiographical version of Tennessee Williams
both had some sort of physical/mental disability
How are the real-life Rose and Laura alike?
both want to be socialites and have mood disorders
How are the real-life Edwina and Amanda alike?
abandoned their families in some sense
How is Tennessee Williams' father like Tom's father?
Tennessee Williams' real first name is:
This is a symbol of Laura in the play