"The Glasnost Menagerie"
Season 7, Episode 19
#142 in series (193 episodes)
Series: Night Court
Network/Country: NBC-TV / United States
Air date March 7, 1990
Production code 186349
Written by: Fred Rubin
Directed by: Tim Steele
Guest stars: Yakov Smirnoff
Arte Johnson
Raf Mauro
Dorothy Andrews
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The Glasnost Menagerie was the 19th episode of Season 7 of Night Court, and the 142nd overall episode in the series. Written Fred Rubin, the episode, directed by Tim Steele, originallly aired on NBC-TV on March 7, 1990.

"The Glasnost Menagerie"
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Harry helps Yakov get a visa extension for his father (Arte Johnson) and Mac buys a washing machine with an attitude problem.


Harry works on a visa extension for Yakov, and Mac buys a defective washing machine.

Did You Know?


  • The episode title is based upon the Tennessee Williams play "The Glass Menagerie."


  • Cinderfella (1960) - Main character reference
  • The Glass Menagerie - title reference

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