2019 MAIN STAGE AUDITIONS
Auditions for Red Magnolia Theatre Company’s production of Robert Harling’s Steel Magnolias will be held on September 8-9th with callbacks September 10th.
September 8, 2019
September 9, 2019
September 10, 2019
LSU Women’s Center
5 Union Square, Baton Rouge, LA
(On the corner of South Campus and Veterans Drive behind Barnes and Noble underneath the parking garage.)
Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. Rehearsals are slated to begin September 16th.
Performance dates are November 14-17 and 21-24, with performances at 7:30 pm and Sunday matinees at 2:00 pm
No advance copies of the scripts will be distributed for this production.
Truvy Jones – mid-40s; any ethnicity; owner of the beauty parlor; friend and neighbor to her clientele.
Annelle Dupuy-Desoto – early 20s; any ethnicity; Truvy’s assistant, new in town; naive, serious, full of apprehensions.
Clairee Belcher – 60s to 70s; any ethnicity; widow of the former mayor of Chinquapin, Louisiana; very wealthy; socially prominent but unpretentious.
Shelby Eatenton-Latcherie – mid-20s to early 30s; any ethnicity; a lovely, independent, adventurous young woman
M’Lynn Eatenton – mid-40s to mid-50s; any ethnicity; Shelby’s mother; very protective of Shelby; she works as an administrator at the Mental Guidance Center.
Ouiser Boudreaux – 60s to 70s; any ethnicity; a true character; a very wealthy woman who doesn’t look or play the part; she’s an eccentric and a curmudgeon; speaks her mind at all costs.