Zachary Quinto to Debut on Broadway in ‘The Glass Menagerie’

zachary qZachary Quinto (Star Trek) is set to make his Broadway debut in Tennessee Williams The Glass Menagerie when it transfers to New York this September.

Quinto will take on the leading role of Tom, the plays narrator. He’ll star opposite Cherry Jones who plays his mother, an aging southern belle who hopes her son can find a suitable gentleman suitor for her damaged daughter, played by Celia Keenan-Bolger.

The Glass Menagerie is adapted from Williams’ short story Portrait of a Girl in Glass, and is widely believed to be an autobiographical account of the playwrights own upbringing.

Previews will start on 5th September, with the opening night on 26th September. The play is scheduled to run for 17 weeks.