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Photos: First Look at STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Tacoma Little Theatre

The production will run Friday, September 16, through Sunday, September 25, 2022. 

Tacoma Little Theatre begins its 104th Season with the return of one of our most requested titles, Robert Harling's Steel Magnolias. This dynamic new envisioning of the show will be directed by Deanna Martinez.

Get a first look at the production in the photos below!

Truvy's salon is Chinquapin, Louisiana's go-to place for a beauty fix with a hearty side of gossip. Along with her overeager assistant Annelle, Truvy pampers her small-town clients with hairdos, manicures, and all kinds of unsolicited advice. Anybody who's anybody is a regular: There's the doting M'Lynn and her soon-to-be-married daughter Shelby; the moody Ouiser; and the well-to-do widow Clairee. Through witty banter and wisecracks, this hodgepodge group of women form friendships as strong as steel, which they are forced to lean on when tragedy strikes.

Tacoma Little Theatre's production of Steel Magnolias features Janice Williams as Truvy, Samantha Jane Lobberegt as Annelle, Laurice Roberts as Clairee, Aliyah Shines as Shelby, Shelleigh-Mairi Ferguson as M'Lynn, and Stephanie Leeper as Ouiser.

Steel Magnolias will run Friday, September 16, through Sunday, September 25, 2022. Friday and Saturday showings are at 7:30pm and Sundays at 2:00pm. The performance on Sunday, September 25, 2022, at 2:00pm will be an ASL interpreted performance.

Photo Credit: Dennis K Photography

Photos: First Look at STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Tacoma Little Theatre
Annelle (Samantha Jane Lobberegt) & Truvy (Janice Williams)

Photos: First Look at STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Tacoma Little Theatre
Truvy (Janice Williams) & Annelle (Samanthan Jane Lobberegt)

Photos: First Look at STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Tacoma Little Theatre
Clairee (Lauice Roberts) & Truvy (Janice Williams)

Photos: First Look at STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Tacoma Little Theatre
Truvy (Janice Williams) & Clairee (Laurice Roberts)

Photos: First Look at STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Tacoma Little Theatre
Shelby (Aliyah Shines), Truvy (Janice Williams) & Clairee (Laurice Roberts)

Photos: First Look at STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Tacoma Little Theatre
M'Lynn (Shelleigh-Mairi Ferguson) & Annelle (Samantha Jane Lobberegt)

Photos: First Look at STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Tacoma Little Theatre
Ouiser (Stephanie Leeper) & M'Lynn (Shelleigh-Mairi Ferguson)

Photos: First Look at STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Tacoma Little Theatre
Ouiser (Stephanie Leeper) & Clairee (Laurice Roberts)

Photos: First Look at STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Tacoma Little Theatre
Truvy (Janice Williams), Shelby (Aliyah Shines), Ouiser (Stephanie Leeper), Annelle (Samantha Jane Lobberegt), Clairee (Laurice Roberts) & M'Lynn (Shelleigh-Mairi Ferguson)

Photos: First Look at STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Tacoma Little Theatre
M'Lynn (Shelleigh-Mairi Ferguson) & Shelby (Aliyah Shines)

Photos: First Look at STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Tacoma Little Theatre
Annelle (Samantha Jane Lobberegt) & Clairee (Laurice Roberts)

Photos: First Look at STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Tacoma Little Theatre
Annelle (Samantha Jane Lobberegt), Shelby (Aliyah Shines), Clairee (Laurice Roberts) & Truvy (Janice Williams)

Photos: First Look at STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Tacoma Little Theatre
Shelby (Aliyah Shines), Ousier (Stephanie Leeper) & Truvy (Janice Williams)

Photos: First Look at STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Tacoma Little Theatre
Truvy (Janice Williams) & Shelby (Aliyah Shines)

Photos: First Look at STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Tacoma Little Theatre
Shelby (Aliyah Shines), Annelle (Samantha Jane Lobberegt) & Clairee (Laurice Roberts)

Photos: First Look at STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Tacoma Little Theatre
Truvy (Janice Williams), M'Lynn (Shelleigh-Mairi Ferguson) & Shelby (Aliyah Shines)

Photos: First Look at STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Tacoma Little Theatre
M'Lynn (Shelleigh-Mairi Ferguson), Truvy (Janice Williams), Annelle (Samantha Jane Lobberegt), Ouiser (Stephanie Leeper)

Photos: First Look at STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Tacoma Little Theatre
M'Lynn (Shelleigh-Mairi Ferguson), Truvy (Janice Williams), Ouiser (Stephanie Leeper) & Clairee (Laurice Roberts)

Photos: First Look at STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Tacoma Little Theatre
M'Lynn (Shelleigh-Mairi Ferguson), Truvy (Janice Williams), Annelle (Samantha Jane Lobberegt), Ouiser (Stephanie Leeper) & Clairee (Laurice Roberts)

Photos: First Look at STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Tacoma Little Theatre
Truvy (Janice Williams), Annelle (Samantha Jane Lobbergt), M'Lynn (Shelleigh-Mairi Ferguson) & Clairee (Laurice Roberts)

Photos: First Look at STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Tacoma Little Theatre
Clairee (Laurice Roberts), Truvy (Janice Williams), M'Lynn (Shelleigh-Mairi Ferguson), Annelle (Samantha Jane Lobberegt) & Ouiser (Stephanie Leeper)

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