Theatre Off The Square in Weatherford proudly presents the last production of their 2016 Season of Shows. Steel Magnolias is written by Robert Harling and is presented by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc. This well-known comedy is directed by Angela Powell, with Katherine Arthurs and Jordan Nissen as Assistant Directors and Selita Sprunger as Stage Manager. The Weatherford High School student interns are Lauren James (Director Intern); Jett Good (Stage Manager Intern) and Megan Butler (Lights and Sound Intern). The show dates are Dec. 2 – 18.
Concerned with a group of gossipy southern ladies in a small-town beauty parlor, the play is alternately hilarious and touching – and, in the end, deeply revealing of the strength and purposefulness which underlies the antic banter of its characters. -"a skillfully crafted, lovingly evoked picture of eccentricity in the small-town South…" –Drama-Logue
Members of the cast are Peggy Osburn as Truvy Jones; Naomi Henley as Annelle Dupuy Desoto; Kathy Manning as Clairee Belcher; Holly Kiehn as M’Lynn Eatenton; Caitlin Jones as Shelby Eatenton Latcherie; and Joyce Eckstein as Ouiser Boudreaux.
Attend an afternoon or evening of entertainment beginning Friday, Dec. 2, running weekends through Sunday, Dec. 18. Show times are Friday and Saturday at 8 pm and Sunday at 2 pm. Theatre Off The Square, the only live theatre in Parker County, is located at 114 North Denton Street, Weatherford.
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Tickets are $15 for adults and $13 for seniors (60+)/students/children under school age. Matinee tickets are $12 for all ages and no other discounts apply. You can choose your seats and purchase your tickets to any performance online by visiting the website www.theatreoffthesquare
.org. The theatre Box Office is open from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm Thursday evenings to purchase tickets and to reserve seats. Groups of 10 or more may reserve seating with prepaid admission of $13 per person on Fridays and Saturdays and $11 per person on Sundays. Additionally, all tickets are $15 at Weatherford Chamber of Commerce, with reserved seating recommended by calling 817-341-8687.
Theatre Off The Square’s 2017 Season of Shows was announced October 8 at the annual dinner and evening of entertainment honoring the support of our Season Ticket Holders. Season Tickets, 8 great shows plus the musical, Big Fish: 12 Chairs Version, are $100 and are now available until Jan. 29, 2017. Visit the website or the theatre’s Box Office for purchase.