Glass Act

by Cleo Handler & Alex Ratner

J.D. Salinger, nervous breakdowns, and bananafish.

Book & Lyrics by Cleo Handler
Music & Lyrics by Alex Ratner
An original musical inspired by J.D. Salinger's "Glass Family" short stories and novellas, including Franny and Zooey and "A Perfect Day for Bananafish". The adventures of a 1930s family of celebrity whiz kids: on the radio, in World War II, and even at Yale.
Contact the Show
April 19 at 8:30pm
April 20 at 8:00pm
April 21 at 2:00pm
April 21 at 7:00pm
@ Saybrook Underbrook
Show no longer running
Patrons should arrive at the theater 15 minutes before the performance to claim their reservation. At the scheduled performance time, patrons will be let in off of the waitlist based on when they signed up on the YDC website. Patrons with reservations arriving after this time will be treated as if they are at the top of the waitlist. Please see the full policy here.
Seymour GlassTommy Bazarian
Emcee/Dr. SivetskiElliah Heifetz
Lane CoutellScott McCreary
Buddy GlassRichard Miron
Zooey GlassJames Dieffenbach
Franny GlassJulie Shain
Muriel FedderCourtney Grafton
Boo Boo GlassMary Bolt
Bessie GlassHannah Loeb
Mrs. FedderCaroline Rouse
Sybil/Young FrannyMolly Sinnott
Production Staff
DirectorCleo Handler
DirectorJavier Cienfuegos
ProducerMelinda Paul
Lighting DesignerChaka Jaliwa
Master ElectricianEmma Brennan-Wydra
Costume DesignerMaeve Ricaurte
Music ComposerAlex Ratner
Graphic DesignerMax Pommier
DramaturgSamantha Greissman
MusicianBen Kline
MusicianLing Li
MusicianEthan Kyzivat
MusicianYonglu Che
OrchestratorStephen Feigenbaum
WriterCleo Handler
Assistant Musical DirectorIan Miller

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