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Theatre Louisiana College presents "Steel Magnolias"

Event Category:
Theater
Start Date:
September 20, 2018
End Date:
September 30, 2018
Location:
Martin Performing Arts Center
Time:
Thursday - Saturday: 7:00PM Sunday: 2:00PM
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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, the outspoken, wise-cracking Truvy, Ouiser (“I’m not crazy, I’ve just been in a bad mood for forty years”); an eccentric millionaire, Miss Clairee,; and the local social leader, M’Lynn, whose daughter, Shelby is about to marry a “good ole boy.”

The play moves toward tragedy when, in the second act, Shelby forfeits her life. The sudden realization of their mortality affects the others, but also draws on the underlying strength—and love.

Theatre Louisiana College presents Steel Magnolias September 20th through 23rd and 27th through 30th. Shows begin at 7:00 PM on Fridays and Saturdays; Sunday matinees begin at 2:00 PM.

All shows are performed at the Martin Performing Arts Center on the campus of Louisiana College.

Tickets prices are as follows:

LC faculty/staff or staff spouse/children $5

LC students: $5

Non-LC students, children, and seniors (60+) $12

Adults $15

Season Tickets $30 – one ticket per show

Faculty Season Tickets $10 – one ticket per show

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