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August: Osage County
Plates are broken and egos are trampled on in this wonderful ensemble rendition of Tracy Letts' Pulitzer Prize-winning play.
"...long-kept secret is revealed, and yes, plates are thrown. August: Osage County is not for the timid or those..."

Jan. 10, 2014 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Top of the Line
The nominees for the 2011 Austin Critics Table Awards
"...August: Osage County, Zach Theatre..."

May 27, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

August: Osage County
Zach Theatre makes you feel right at home with Tracy Letts' epic family drama
"...August: Osage County..."

April 22, 2011 Arts Review by Avimaan Syam

Marjorie Baumgarten's Top 10 List
"...9. August: Osage County Even if he can't escape his play's..."

Jan. 3, 2014 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Top 10 Theatrical Wonders of 2011
Remembering a theatrical year with superheroes, The Tempest, and a mash-up of the two
"...fraught families burnin' down the house (God of Carnage, August: Osage County, The Book of Grace) marked this theatre's..."

Jan. 6, 2012 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

All Over Creation: Die Another Dad
Puzzling out the meaning of the theatre's Summer of Dead Dads
" his own hand, as with Beverly Weston in August: Osage County, or by another's, as with good old..."

Sept. 2, 2011 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Bradley Cooper is a "bad boy" chef; Sienna Miller and others are garnish
"...feature film, following 2010’s The Company Men and 2013’s August: Osage County. Nothing he’s done in film yet is..."

Oct. 30, 2015 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Good Eye: Tales From the Aging Box
Two actresses opine on when the only opportunity left is to play a mother. (Or a grandmother.)
", Dieterich immediately mentions one of those Streep roles: August: Osage County's Violet Weston, whom she played in Zach..."

March 13, 2015 Column by Amy Gentry

What Would Werner Do?
New to home viewing: A feast of Herzog, ‘Zero Charisma’
"...August: Osage County (Anchor Bay). Read theatrical review. The Hobbit:..."

April 8, 2014 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

American Bear
In the subgenre of family reunion plays, this new entry struggles to compete
"...for membership in a genre bursting with powerhouses like August: Osage County and Long Day's Journey Into Night (to..."

Dec. 2, 2011 Arts Review by Adam Roberts

Feast Your Eyes
Introducing the banner crop of 2013 films
"...with two other awards contenders – Lone Survivor and August: Osage County)...."

Jan. 3, 2014 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Austin Film Festival Drops 20th Anniversary Lineup
'Inside Llewyn Davis' takes center stage
"...(writer), Alexander Payne (director); Will Forté in attendance • August: Osage County – Tracy Letts (writer), John Wells (director)..."

Sept. 17, 2013 Screens Post by Monica Riese

The Pain and the Itch
Capital T's trip to this dysfunctional family home for Thanksgiving is well worth taking
"...finest. Itch doesn't boast the gravitas of sister play August: Osage County, but thanks to this cast and creative..."

Nov. 16, 2012 Arts Review by Adam Roberts

Not Your Average Joe
William Friedkin on serial killers and 'spandex movies'
"...sympathy. The Pulitzer and Tony Award-winning playwright Tracy Letts (August: Osage County) wrote the screenplay, which he adapted from..."

Aug. 3, 2012 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Billy Friedkin Kills It
Extended Q&A with the man behind 'The Exorcist,' 'French Connection'
"...Nebraska, which is set in the Middle West. August Osage County. And Superior Donuts, which is set in Chicago...."

Aug. 2, 2012 Screens Post by Marjorie Baumgarten

SXSW 2012 Film Lineup Announced
'21 Jump Street' selected as Centerpiece Film
" is based on Pulitzer Prize winner Tracy Letts' (August: Osage County) award winning play. Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Emile..."

Feb. 1, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

All Over Creation: Home-Cooked Art
You can't beat the taste of a concert or play reading made in your own home
"...home. Some were serious and seriously thrilling (Tracy Letts' August: Osage County, Karen Zacarias' Legacy of Light), some less..."

Dec. 30, 2011 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Lisa D'Amour
Where in the world is Detroit?
"...Jerry Frankel, who had previously guided Steppenwolf's productions of August: Osage County and Superior Donuts to the Great White..."

Dec. 30, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Art To Enchant
The winners of the 2010-11 Austin Critics Table Awards
"...Lauren Lane, Becky's New Car/August: Osage County..."

June 10, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

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