Announcing Auditions for:

Directed by Lenny West

Performance Dates
March 29, 30, 31, April 4, 5, 6, 7, 11, 12, 13

Monday & Tuesday, January 21st & 22nd
 6:30 to 9:00 p.m.
Otey Hall at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
510 W. Main St., Franklin, TN 37064

Callbacks if needed will be held
Thursday, January 24th – 6:30 p.m. – Same location as above

Headshots and resumes are welcomed and encouraged, but not required.  All roles are open.

Auditions will consist of readings from the script.  Scenes that will be used are available at links below for those wishing to become familiar with the material.  It is strongly suggested that those wishing to audition should NOT watch the film to prepare.

Roles are available for 6 women ages 18 and up.

Rehearsals will begin with a cast meeting/read-through on January 28th, with regular rehearsals beginning on February 11th.  Please bring a list of all conflicts to the audition.

Please feel free to email director Lenny West at west.lenny@gmail.com with any questions.


Shelby Eatenton-Latcherie—mid-20s.  The most popular girl in town.  Feisty, sassy, knows who she is and what she wants.  Has a complicated relationship with her mother.  Diabetic.

M’Lynn Eatenton—50s.  Shelby’s mother.  Fiercely protective of her daughter.  Outwardly warm and welcoming, but inwardly somewhat closed off.   Socially prominent.

Truvy Jones—40s-50s.  Owner of the beauty shop.  A down-home country girl at heart.  Warm, loving and open.

Annelle Dupuy-DeSoto—late teens/early 20s.  Truvy’s assistant.  Shy and a bit awkward.  A young woman finding her place in the world.

Clairee Belcher—mid-60s.  The grande dame of the community.  Widow of the former mayor.  A quick wit with a bit of mischief behind her eyes.

Ouiser (pronounced Weezer) Boudreaux—mid-60s.  A wealthy curmudgeon.  Loveable but acerbic.  Has been in a very bad mood for forty years.


1)  OOPS!
5)  A BABY