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Open Auditions for Steel Magnolias

Monday, August 4th & Tuesday, August 5th – 7pm
(callbacks – Wednesday, August 6th)

Goshen Old Town Hall (at the rotary junction of Routes 4 and 63)
2 North Street, Goshen, CT 06756

The Goshen Players are pleased to announce open auditions for all six characters in Robert Harling's powerful, hilarious, and moving play, Steel Magnolias, an enduring drama exemplifying the power of women and the vitality and necessity of community in our lives. The production runs October 10th – 25th. Rehearsal schedule will be announced based on availability of actors and staff.

The auditions will consist of readings from the script. Familiarizing yourself with the basic storyline and the characters is recommended. Please dress appropriately to move freely. Headshots and resumes are welcome but not required. Appropriate Louisiana accents are also welcome but not required.

Any questions, please contact director Michael Bolinski at michael.bolinski@gmail.com

Shelby – 19ish, earnest, determined, plucky, ready to live life, a true loving soul

Annelle – 25ish, survivalist, working-class, remaking her life, a nurturing soul

Truvy – 40ish, town wit, business-minded, gossip-fiend, owner of the local hair salon

M'Lynn – 50ish, caring and protective Mother to Shelby, opinionated and loving

Clairee – 66ish, town wit, larger than life (in all respects) with plus-sized wit, intelligence, and heart

Ouiser – 66ish, lovable curmudgeon, firecracker wit