“Steel Magnolias” by Robert Harling
Director – Ashley Stevens
Show Dates Mon 8th - Sat 13th October 2018
Set in a beauty parlour in Louisiana, Clairee, Ousier, M’Lynn and Shelby – Truvy’s regular customers – and Annelle, her eager but inexperienced assistant, engage in small town gossip, running the gamut of the birth/marriage/death cycle. Turned into a film in 1989 starring Julia Roberts, Sally Field and Dolly Parton, this classic play will have you in both fits of laughter and tears as you become immersed in the comic yet turbulent lives of these southern women.
Casting is for 6 women.
Truvy Jones 40ish owner of the beauty shop.
Annelle Dupuy -Desoto 19 beauty shop assistant.
Claire Belcher widow of the former mayor. Grand lady 66 ish.
Shelby Eatenton -Latcherie prettiest girl in town 25.
M'Lynn Eatenton -Latcherie 50 ish Shelby s mother.
Ouiser 66ish wealthy curmudgeon but lovable
Rehearsals will be Tuesdays and Thursdays
For any enquiries please contact Ashley Stevens on firstname.lastname@example.org