PHOTO CALL: Shirley MacLaine Visits the Woman of Steel Magnolias Backstage

News   PHOTO CALL: Shirley MacLaine Visits the Woman of Steel Magnolias Backstage On June 11, renowned actress Shirley MacLaine was treated to a special backstage visit at the Lyceum Theatre after being in the audience for a performance of Broadway’s Steel Magnolias.

MacLaine starred as Ouiser Boudreaux along side Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Daryl Hannah, Olympia Dukakis and Julia Roberts in the 1989 film version of the popular play.

Below, playwright Robert Harling and current cast members Rebecca Gayheart, Lily Rabe, Christine Ebersole, Frances Sternhagen, Delta Burke and Marsha Mason (in addition to Burke’s 3 month old chihuahua Lola and Gayheart's 3 year old maltese Jackie) visit with MacLaine backstage at the Lyceum Theatre, located at 149 West 45th Street, in New York City.

Photo by Aubrey Reuben


Standing From Left: Rebecca Gayheart, Robert Harling, Lily Rabe, Christine Ebersole; Sitting From Left: Frances Sternhagen, Delta Burke, Shirley MacLaine, Marsha Mason
Standing From Left: Rebecca Gayheart, Robert Harling, Lily Rabe, Christine Ebersole; Sitting From Left: Frances Sternhagen, Delta Burke, Shirley MacLaine, Marsha Mason