Start: Annelle: O...

Steel Magnolias

Act 1 Scene 1



Basics

Show Type
Genders
  • : 2
  • : 0
Age Ranges
  • Adult
  • Young Adult
Style
Period
Time/Place
Louisiana, 1980s
Act/Scene
Act 1 Scene 1

Scene Context

Annelle is the new girl in town and she has come to do a trial run at the local hairdressers. She

Scene Text

Start: Annelle: Oops! I see a hole.
Truvy: I was hoping you'd catch that.
Annelle: It's a little poofier than I would normally do, but I'm nervous.

End: Truvy: It's a long story. It has to do with Shelby's wedding and her father [More gunfire and barking] You'll be happier if you just ignore it, like the rest of the neighborhood.

Robert Harling. Steel Magnolias New York: Samuel French. pp.1-2.