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Full cast for Broken Glass at Vaudeville & Tricycle
The full cast has been announced for the Tricycle Theatre production of Broken Glass by Arthur Miller, which opens at the West End's Vaudeville Theatre, 16 Sep 2011, following previews from 14 Sep, booking to 10 Dec 2011.
Before the West End run, the production will return to play at the Tricycle Theatre, a fringe venue in Kilburn, north London, from 10 Aug 2011 to 10 Sep. (This productioon played at the Tricycle in Oct & Nov 2010).
Joining previously mentioned Antony Sher (Phillip Gellburg) and Tara Fitzgerald (Sylvia Gellburg), are Caroline Loncq (Margaret Hyman), Brian Protheroe (Stanton Case), Suzan Sylvester (Harriet) Stanley Townsend (Dr Harry Hyman) .
It is directed by Iqbal Khan, and produced in the West End by PW Productions and Tricycle London Productions.
Phillip and Sylvia Gellburg are a Jewish married couple living in New York in the last days of November 1938. Sylvia suddenly becomes partially paralysed from the waist down after reading about the events of Kristallnacht in the newspaper. Dr. Harry Hyman is contacted by Phillip to try and help Sylvia recover. Dr. Hyman believes that Sylvia's paralysis is psychosomatic, and though he is not a psychiatrist, he begins to treat her according to his diagnosis.