All auditions at May River Theatre are open to the public.

STEEL MAGNOLIAS - December 6th @ 6:30 pm
Call backs - December 8th @ 6:30 pm


Steel Magnolias: A heart-warming and touching two-act comedy set in a southern beauty salon over the course of 3 years.   


We are looking for female actors aged 16 and over for six roles.   Women of all ages, backgrounds and levels of acting experience are encouraged to audition.  The roles require a "Southern" accent!

We are also looking for (males welcome too!) a Stage Manager, Costume Supervisor, Props Supervisor, Backstage Crew and more! If you are interested in helping behind the scenes then please feel free to attend the audition and meet the director. 


Shelby Eatenton-Latcherie (20-30)
M’Lynn Eatenton (40-55)
Ouiser Boudreaux (60+)
Clairee Belcher (60+)
Truvy Jones (30-50)

Annelle Dupuy-Desoto (18-25)


Please be prepared to

·         Read from provided selections of the script. The full script can be found at: (for audition purposes only)

·         Participate in some gentle warm-up exercises.

·         Complete an audition form which will include information about potential rehearsal schedule conflicts.

Rehearsals will begin January 10th 2022 with performances over the weekends of February 25th and March 4th 2022. 

If you are unable to attend on 12/6/21 but would like to audition or for further information and questions please contact the director Liz McGinnes at or 843 301 0008.

Auditioning - Steel Magnolias
Please fill out the form below if you plan on auditioning. Full packet available at auditions.

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