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Laura's Theme

Composed for The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams. Dir. John Haidar, Corpus Playroom, Cambridge 2011. Performed by Chrystal Ding. Recording by Chris Hope. Photo by Albert Dera on Unsplash.

In The Glass Menagerie, the character Laura Wingfield is a mentally fragile, isolated but sweet girl who lives in her own world with a collection of glass animals. As her mental state decays, so does the music.