Theatre Suburbia

The Glass Mendacity at Theatre Suburbia Sept 10 - Oct 9, 2021

Theatre Suburbia will host live performances of "The Glass Mendacity," a parody of works by famed American playwright Tennessee Williams, for the next month at its new location at 5201 Mitchelldale St., Suite A-3.

The play opened Thursday night and also will be performed at 8 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays through Oct. 9 as well as at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 26 and Oct. 3. Tickets for the Sunday matinee showings are $16, while admission for the Friday and Saturday performances are $16 for students and seniors and $18 for adults.

Reservations are encouraged and can be made online at theatresuburbia.org or by phone at 713-682-3525. Masks are optional but encouraged at Theatre Suburbia, which is in its 61st season as Northwest Houston's longest-running all-volunteer playhouse.

"The Glass Mendacity," written by Maureen Morley, Tom Willmorth and Doug Armstrong, is a parody of three dramas by Williams, whose best-known works include "The Glass Menagerie," "A Streetcar Named Desire" and "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof."

Starring in "The Glass Mendacity" will be Cory Mescon at Stanley Kowalski, John Raley as Big Daddy Dubois, Julie Gersib as Blanch Dubois, Justin Bernard as Mitch O'Connor, Lauren Hainley as Amanda and Laura Dubois, and Renata Smith as Maggie the Cat. The play will be directed by Dan Potter, with Elvin Moriarty serving as assistant director.

For more information, visit theatresuburbia.org.

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