steel magnolias.


Artistic Director Mark Boergers directs an all-female ensemble of powerhouse actresses to stage an intimate version of Robert Harling’s play that was adapted into the award winning film.   Set in Truvy’s iconic hair salon, Steel Magnolias shows us the power of life- long friendships and the resilience of women of all generations who may bend but won’t break.

Performed at the “Red Curtain Theater” inside the First Congregational Church House.
1417 Hinman Ave., Evanston, IL 60201

Box office will be located just inside the front doors.

Directed by Mark Boergers*, Costume Design by Catharine Young, Rehearsal Stage Manager Jaclynn Joslin, Production Stage Manager Emily Lowney, Set Design and Finishing  Cailin Short*, Sound Design by Matt Reich

Featuring.  Nicholia Aguirre, Meg Elliott, Brooklyn Hebert, Natalie Sallee*, Lucy Sandy and Nikkia Tyler

*denotes company member of The Arc Theatre

This project is partially funded by the Evanston Arts Council, in partnership with the City of Evanston and the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency.