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Auditions for Peoria Players’ Steel Magnolias

August 11 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 1:00pm, repeating until August 12, 2018

Directed by Susan Hazzard, this comedy-drama is about the bond among a group of Southern women who gather in a beauty salon in northwest Louisiana. As delicate as magnolias but as tough as steel, together they face the ups and downs of life with strength and love.

Saturday, August 11: 1:00 pm
Sunday, August 12: 1:00 pm

Held at A+ Children’s Academy
6431 N. Big Hollow Rd. in Peoria

Scripts are available for perusal in the Peoria Players box office.

Truvy Jones (35‐45) ‐ Owns the beauty shop. Vivacious. Dispenses advice with lots of hairspray.

Annelle Dupup‐Desoto (18‐24) ‐ Newly hired assistant. Moves from unsure to wild to religious.

Clairee Belcher (55 to late 60’s) ‐ Widow of former mayor. Grand dame. Elegant, sophisticated, a true beauty.

Shelby Eatenton‐Latcherie (18-24) ‐ Prettiest girl in town. Loves pink. Strong willed, passionate.

M’Lynn Eatenton (40 to 50’s) ‐ Shelby’s mother. Always knows what’s best, strong, stubborn, the heart of the piece.

Ouiser (pronounced Weezer) Boudreaux (55 to late 60’s) ‐ Wealthy curmudgeon. Tough, eccentric character.

October 5, 6, 11, 12 and 13 – 7:30 pm
October 7 and 14 – 2:00 pm


August 11
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Event Category:


Peoria Players


A+ Children’s Academy
6431 N. Big Hollow Rd.
Peoria, IL 61615 United States
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