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Steel Magnolias at Port Aransas Community Theatre

Dates: (4/11/2024 - 4/28/2024 )

Theatre:

Port Aransas Community Theatre


2327 State Highway 361
Port Aransas,TX 78373

Phone: 361-749-6036

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The action is set in Truvy’s beauty salon in Chinquapin, Louisiana, where all the ladies who are “anybody” come to have their hair done. Helped by her eager new assistant, Annelle (who is not sure whether or not she is still married), the outspoken, wise-cracking Truvy dispenses shampoos and free advice to the town’s rich curmudgeon, Ouiser, ("I’m not crazy, I’ve just been in a bad mood for forty years"); an eccentric millionaire, Miss Clairee, who has a raging sweet tooth; and the local social leader, M’Lynn, whose daughter, Shelby (the prettiest girl in town), is about to marry a “good ole boy.” Filled with hilarious repartee and not a few acerbic but humorously revealing verbal collisions, the play moves toward tragedy when, in the second act, the spunky Shelby (who is a diabetic) risks pregnancy and forfeits her life. The sudden realization of their mortality affects the others, but also draws on the underlying strength—and love—which give the play, and its characters, the special quality to make them truly touching, funny and marvelously amiable company in good times and bad.

By Robert harling

Cast and Creative team for Steel Magnolias at Port Aransas Community Theatre

Cast

Heather Stark

Truvy


Dale Gonzales

Annelle


Meredith Medley

M’Lynn


Sandra Klemm

Clairee


Kristin McLaughlin

Ouiser


Kalea Bennett

Shelby


Creative Team

Laura Goedrich

Director


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