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Albuquerque Little Theatre
224 San Pasquale Ave SW, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87104
STEEL MAGNOLIAS AUDITION CALL
Strong need for experienced actors, but also opportunities for beginners who wish to gain experience in acting.
The production team for STEEL MAGNOLIAS is as follows:
Directed by Pete Parkin
Albuquerque Little Theatre will be holding auditions for the production, STEEL MAGNOLIAS on Saturday March 10 at 1PM.
Callbacks will be Sunday, March 11 at 6PM. Callbacks are by INVITATION ONLY.
Auditions will be held in the 2nd story rehearsal room at ALT, 224 San Pasquale SW, Albuquerque, NM 87104.
Please email [email protected]
with your name, age, acting resume (or list of performance experience), and contact information (phone number and email address). Please have a headshot (or recent photo) with you.
For your audition: Auditions will consist of a brief interview about the character and a cold reading from the script. Actors should expect to be asked to respond to direction.
ALT will be holding auditions for the following roles for STEEL MAGNOLIAS:
(Character ages are listed. Actor ages may differ.)
All ages are approximate. If you are in the age «range» or can play the particular age, please audition.
Truvy- 40-50- Owner of the beauty shop. Dispenses shampoos and advice to her customers. No nonsense and a heart of gold.
Annelle — 19/20- insecure at the top of the play. Husband has just left her, looking to connect. Finds the Lord eventually.
Clairee — 66ish- town grande dame and social leader. Widow of the former Mayor. Raging sweet tooth.
M’Lynn- 50ish- Super Mom, tough love towards her daughter whom she adores. Great sense of humor.
Shelby- 25- prettiest girl in town. Stubborn streak, probably as a result of her having to deal with diabetes.
Ouiser — 66ish- Town’s rich but lovable curmudgeon.
Accents are encouraged. Here is a link to a Southern dialect from the Louisiana area: A variety of New Orleans accents from YEAH YOU RITE! (https://youtu.be/tpFDNTo4DNg)
STEEL MAGNOLIAS will perform from April 20 – May 6, 2018.
Curtain is at 7:30 PM on Fridays and Saturdays, and 2:00 PM on Sundays. There will also be a Saturday matinee on April 28 and a Thursday performance on May 3.
Rehearsals are typically Monday through Friday evenings 7 PM – 10 PM.
Please notify ALT of any conflicts as soon as possible.