Auditions for Orange Community Players production of “Steel Magnolias” is set for Nov. 2, 2015 at 7 p.m. and Nov. 3, 2015 at 8 p.m.. Auditions will be held at Orange Community Players Theater,
708 West Division, Orange, Texas
Parts that are available are: Truvy Jones, 40ish. Owner of the beauty shop. Annelle Dupuy-Desoto, 19, Beauty shop assistant. Shelby Eatenton-Latcherie, 25, prettiest girl in town. Ouiser (pronounced “Weezer”) Boudreaux, 66ish. The parts of Clairee Belcher and M’Lynn Eatenton are pre-cast.
AUTHOR’S NOTE: The women in this play are witty, intelligent, and above all, “real characters”. They in no way, shape or form are meant to be portrayed as cartoons or caricatures.
Dates for the show are: evening shows Feb 11-13, 18-20, 2016 with Sunday matinees on Feb 14 and 21.
After the show is cast, there will be read thrus for several days in November and start some rehearsals early December before the holidays and then the month of January. So make sure you come with these dates in mind and if there is a conflict, if you are selected for a role, discuss it with the director. “Practice makes perfect.”
Rehearsals are generally from 6:30ish to 10 p.m. during the week and not many on the weekends until they get into tech or if more rehearsals are needed.
For information contact the director, Diana Hill, 409-313-1459.