Casting call: ‘Steel Magnolias’

The Mercury Players will be holding auditions for their upcoming production of Steel Magnolias

The Mercury Players will be holding auditions for their upcoming production of Steel Magnolias by Robert Harling. The play centres around a young beautician who arrives in a small town in Louisiana and becomes friends with a tight-knit group of local women.

Performance dates will be May 25 to   June 4 (eight shows). Auditions for Steel Magnolias will be held Feb. 25 at 7 p.m. and Feb. 27 at 2 p.m. at the Mercury Theatre located at 331 Brae Rd. in Duncan. There are six roles for females ranging in age from 19 to 66. Callbacks take place Sunday, Feb. 28 at 2 p.m.