Steel Magnolias

By Robert Harling
Directed by Susan Gregg

November 30 - December 30 , 1988

1988-1989 Mainstage Season

The Story

The off-Broadway comedy hit of the past two seasons! A show for the holidays that will make you laugh and show you the strength of human kindness. The play chronicles six unforgettable characters whose lives are intertwined with faith, hope, love and a southern accent. The joy of the season will be evident in this play.

Creative & Production Staff

Scenic Designer: Carolyn L. Ross
Costume Designer: Carolyn L. Ross
Lighting Designer: Max De Volder
Stage Manager: T.R. Martin
Assistant Stage Manager: Steve Marquette


Carol Dilley (Annelle)
Glynis Bell (Truvy)
Mickey Hartnett (Clairee)
Melissa Hurst (Shelby)
Rita Gardner (M'Lynn)
Billie Lou Watt (Ouiser)

Additional Credits

Technical Adviser: Markus Bluestein

Sponsorship & Support

Corporate Sponsor: United Missouri Bank of St. Louis, n.a.