Kennedy Center Glass Menagerie Finds Its Gentleman Caller

News   Kennedy Center Glass Menagerie Finds Its Gentleman Caller Corey Brill will portray the Gentlemen Caller in the Kennedy Center's upcoming production of The Glass Menagerie.

Brill joins the previously announced Sally Field as Amanda Wingfield and Jennifer Dundas as Laura in the family drama set in 1939 St. Louis. Directed by Gregory Mosher, Menagerie will play the Kennedy Center's Eisenhower Theatre July 17-Aug. 8. "Tennessee Williams Explored," which is currently presenting A Streetcar Named Desire through May 30, will be followed by A Distant Country Called Youth, June 11-13; Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, June 12-July 4; and the aforementioned The Glass Menagerie, July 17-Aug. 8.

Corey Brill appeared in the national tours of Cabaret and Young Tom Edison. His regional credits include the world premiere of Beauty at the La Jolla Playhouse as well as productions of Eurydice, Angels in America, Fiddler on the Roof, Edward II, Charley's Aunt and Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is located at 2700 F. Street, NW in Washington, D.C. Tickets for The Glass Menagerie are now on sale by visiting www.kennedy-center.org.