Seeing Stars in Dixie
by Ron Osborne
Full Length Play, Dramatic Comedy / 1m, 4f
"A warm, funny play ... hilarious, heart-warming, sassy Southern comedy ... a standing ovation." - Asheville Citizen-Times
It's 1956 and Hollywood has arrived in Natchez, Mississippi with its brightest stars to film Raintree County.
"A warm, funny play...hilarious, heart-warming, sassy Southern comedy...a standing ovation." - Asheville Citizen-Times
"Offers jolly good fun...tightly crafted dialogue delivers a chuckle a minute." - Starkville Daily News
- Mild Adult Themes
- Minimum Fee: $75 per performance
- Time Period: 1950s
- Duration: 105 Minutes
- Setting: Set in Clemmie's Tea Room located in downtown Natchez, Mississippi. There may be a small sign reading "Welcome to Clemmie's ... Sit & Sip With Us."
- Additional Features: Not Applicable
- Features / Contains: Period Costumes
TOOTIE - the take-charge kind of person in any crowd, 35 to 50
GLEASE - a modest man more comfortable in the company of women, 50s
JO BETH - a beauty queen wannabe prone to disasters, 25 to 35
MARJORIE - a socially prominent lady-about-town, 30 to 50
- Ensemble cast
- Expandable casting
- Strong Role for Leading Man (Star Vehicle)
- Strong Role for Leading Woman (Star Vehicle)
Marjorie (or a sixth actress) could protray the famous personality seen in the closing scene.