Auditions set for Steel Magnolias

Published 9:13 am Thursday, October 29, 2015

Special to The Leader

Orange Community Players are looking for witty, intelligent, and above all, “real characters” as auditions are scheduled for Steel Magnolias.

Auditions are set for 7 p.m. Mon., Nov. 2 and 8 p.m. Tues., Nov. 3 at Orange Community Players, 708 West Division in Orange.

Parts available are:

Truvy Jones, 40-ish and 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 have been pre-cast

Read-thru for the production are planned in November with rehearsals beginning in December prior to the holidays and thru the month of January. Rehearsals are generally between 6:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. during the week.

The show opens in February.

Show dates are February 11,12,13, 18,19, 20 and Sunday matinees on the 14 and 21, 2016.