All-Female Ensemble of Powerhouse Vancouver Actors to Perform STEEL MAGNOLIAS
January 07, 2020
Boone Dog Productions presents playwright Robert Harling's warm and witty Steel Magnolias from February 14-March 8, 2020, at The Nest (1398 Cartwright St). Featuring an all-female collective of Vancouver-based performers, this beloved story of camaraderie and fierce loyalty epitomizes Southern charm and unwavering strength in the face of triumphs and tragedies. Based on true events, and widely known for the hit film adaptation starring Julia Roberts, the timeless drama follows a young woman as she grapples with a life-altering medical diagnosis. (more...)
Boone Dog Productions presents the comedic, heartbreaking play Steel Magnolias, February 14March 8, 2020, at The Nest. A classic tale of camaraderie, the all-female production follows six Southern belles and their steadfast friendships through marriage, illness, childbirth, and loss. Based on a true story, and written by Robert Harling in memory of his sister, the play opens on Shelbys wedding day in small-town Louisiana in the big-haired, pastel-hued era of the 1980s. The characters come together seeking solitude and haven as they uncover their shared steely sense of inner strength. Directed by Shel Piercy, the play features a luminary cast of local artists: Gillian Barber, Chy, Lalainia Lindbjerg, Ranae Miller, Jaime Piercy, and Sheryl Anne Wheaton. Tickets from $28 (plus applicable fees). Info at steelmagnoliasvancouver.com.