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Daily Mail
Sarah Paulson, 41, talks dating Holland Taylor, 73who is 18 years older than she is, and she has also previously dated men, and w
Sarah Paulson, 41, talks dating Holland Taylor, 73
Daily Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
who is 18 years older than she is, and she has also previously dated men, and was once engaged to actor and playwright Tracy Letts, nine years her senior. Firm: Paulson has been dating Holland Taylor for over a year. The actress has had to... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Inside the moment when Elvis Presley met Richard NixonThe supporting cast includes Alex Pettyfer as Presley's friend Jerry Schilling,
Inside the moment when Elvis Presley met Richard Nixon
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
The supporting cast includes Alex Pettyfer as Presley's friend Jerry Schilling, along with Colin Hanks, Johnny Knoxville, Tracy Letts, Tate Donovan and Sky Ferreira. Directed by Liza Johnson from a screenplay credited to Joey Sagal, Hanala Sagal... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago's leading lights Michael Shannon and Jessie Mueller sparkle on Broadwayyears in the late Etel Billig's memorably distinctive theater in Park Forest, a
Chicago's leading lights Michael Shannon and Jessie Mueller sparkle on Broadway
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
years in the late Etel Billig's memorably distinctive theater in Park Forest, at the Next Lab in Evanston alongside Tracy Letts, and, most famously, on innumerable occasions at A Red Orchid Theatre in Old Town, where he remains a committed... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Wake up, Chicago, because when you snooze on local theater, you losein to catch some of Holter's poetic licks and think about ways they might enjoy
Wake up, Chicago, because when you snooze on local theater, you lose
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
in to catch some of Holter's poetic licks and think about ways they might enjoy some more of them. Here? Not so much. Tracy Letts, a big supporter of the storefront world, apparently stopped by and dug what he saw, but tickets are still... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
When the Big E met Tricky Dhotel staffers and ultimately (before E meets the Prez) the head of the Bureau
When the Big E met Tricky D
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
hotel staffers and ultimately (before E meets the Prez) the head of the Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs (Tracy Letts) are appropriately astonished to be in the presence of the King and at his messianic quest for a drug agent’s... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Even with Jessica Lange and Gabriel Byrne, 'Long Day's Journey Into Night' fails to connectcome not just from different wombs but from distant worlds. Michael Shannon, an
Even with Jessica Lange and Gabriel Byrne, 'Long Day's Journey Into Night' fails to connect
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
come not just from different wombs but from distant worlds. Michael Shannon, an actor who has been sensational in plays by Tracy Letts ("Bug" and "Killer Joe," in particular) plays James "Jamie" Tyrone Jr. in the stealthy manner of a Midwestern... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Film Shortsseemed more than the inconsequential bit that it is. Also with Johnny Knoxville
Film Shorts
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
seemed more than the inconsequential bit that it is. Also with Johnny Knoxville, Colin Hanks, Evan Peters, Sky Ferreira, Tracy Letts, Ashley Benson, and Tate Donovan. Everybody Wants Some!! (R) Really gosh-darned charming. Richard Linklater’s... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Ryan Gosling, Meryl Streep and 'Swiss Army Man' lead the counterprogramming charge at the movies this summerdeferment by pursuing an attractive classmate and butting heads with a college
Ryan Gosling, Meryl Streep and 'Swiss Army Man' lead the counterprogramming charge at the movies this summer
Los Angeles Times / Posted 9 days ago
deferment by pursuing an attractive classmate and butting heads with a college dean. With Logan Lerman, Sarah Gadon, Tracy Letts. Written and directed by James Schamus, based on the Philip Roth novel. Lionsgate/Roadside AttractionsLogan... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Every single movie coming out this summerdeferment by pursuing an attractive classmate and butting heads with a college
Every single movie coming out this summer
Los Angeles Times / Posted 9 days ago
deferment by pursuing an attractive classmate and butting heads with a college dean. With Logan Lerman, Sarah Gadon, Tracy Letts. Written and directed by James Schamus, based on the Philip Roth novel. Lionsgate/Roadside Attractions German... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sarah Jessica Parker dressed down in sweater and jeansmarriage. The series - which is written by Sharon Horgan - co-stars Thomas Had
Sarah Jessica Parker dressed down in sweater and jeans
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
marriage. The series - which is written by Sharon Horgan - co-stars Thomas Haden Church, Molly Shannon, Talia Balsam and Tracy Letts. Colourful: Tabitha sported a cartoon print pink t-shirt with a red bandanna and blue and white striped leggings... Read more
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The Columbian
Shannon and Spacey show off subtle talentsto play cops and robbers. Prior to his Nixon encounter Shannon shares a fine,
Shannon and Spacey show off subtle talents
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
to play cops and robbers. Prior to his Nixon encounter Shannon shares a fine, funny scene with his longtime Chicago cohort Tracy Letts as the real-life Justice Department narcotics administrator John Finlator. Presley wanted that Drug Enforcement... Read more
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Paris Express
At the movieshas become the most requested photograph in the National Archives. Co-stars Ale
At the movies
Paris Express / Posted 11 days ago
has become the most requested photograph in the National Archives. Co-stars Alex Pettyfer, Sky Ferreira, Johnny Knoxville, Tracy Letts, Tate Donovan and Ashley Benson. (R) The Huntsman: Winter’s War — Two wicked sisters hatch a plan to conquer the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Elvis & Nixonat the airport who assume he's one of them; his meeting with an official from t
Elvis & Nixon
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
at the airport who assume he's one of them; his meeting with an official from the Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs (Tracy Letts) who can barely contain his mockery of the request of a badge; his excursion to a doughnut shop where he... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
PREVIEWSwith President Richard Nixon (Kevin Spacey). With Alex Pettyfer, Johnny Knoxvil
PREVIEWS
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
with President Richard Nixon (Kevin Spacey). With Alex Pettyfer, Johnny Knoxville, Colin Hanks, Evan Peters, Sky Ferreira, Tracy Letts; directed by Liza Johnson. (86 minutes) The Huntsman: Winter's War 70 PG-13 The sister (Emily Blunt) of the... Read more
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Boston Globe
A meeting of the minds in ‘Elvis & Nixon’loudly in the case of the clerks at the Bureau of Narcotics where the singer va
A meeting of the minds in ‘Elvis & Nixon’
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
loudly in the case of the clerks at the Bureau of Narcotics where the singer vainly tries to get a badge (from a deadpan Tracy Letts as a deputy director), or with freaked-out bureaucratic repression. “Elvis & Nixon” strains itself to bring the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Comic ‘Elvis & Nixon’ is wry and charmingplay cops and robbers. Prior to his Nixon encounter, Shannon shares a fine, fu
Comic ‘Elvis & Nixon’ is wry and charming
Detroit Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
play cops and robbers. Prior to his Nixon encounter, Shannon shares a fine, funny scene with his longtime Chicago cohort Tracy Letts as the real-life Justice Department narcotics administrator John Finlator. Presley wanted that Drug Enforcement... Read more
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New York Post
Kevin Spacey is a convincing president in ‘Elvis & Nixon’and Dangerous Drugs, bizarrely imagining he could go undercover. His celebrity
Kevin Spacey is a convincing president in ‘Elvis & Nixon’
New York Post / Posted 12 days ago
and Dangerous Drugs, bizarrely imagining he could go undercover. His celebrity gets him a meeting with the bureau’s chief (Tracy Letts), who gently mocks the idea. But back at the White House, aide Egil Krogh (Colin Hanks) persuades his skeptical... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Nudity on stage - why it always changes the dynamiccan tell you a lot about how they feel about that moment. Sometimes it's used a
Nudity on stage - why it always changes the dynamic
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
can tell you a lot about how they feel about that moment. Sometimes it's used as a provocation. The first thing you see in Tracy Letts' "Killer Joe" is a young woman who comes out on stage wearing a cropped T-shirt and nothing on the bottom. The... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Film Shortsseemed more than the inconsequential bit that it is. Also with Johnny Knoxville
Film Shorts
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 12 days ago
seemed more than the inconsequential bit that it is. Also with Johnny Knoxville, Colin Hanks, Evan Peters, Sky Ferreira, Tracy Letts, Ashley Benson, and Tate Donovan. (Opens Friday at AMC Grapevine Mills) Born to Be Blue (R) Ethan Hawke stars in... Read more
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Daily Herald
'Elvis & Nixon' revisits a bizarre piece of pop-political ephemeraon his mission to become a federal agent at large (at one point meeting with a
'Elvis & Nixon' revisits a bizarre piece of pop-political ephemera
Daily Herald / Posted 12 days ago
on his mission to become a federal agent at large (at one point meeting with a bureaucrat played by an amusingly nonplused Tracy Letts), they portray him as naive and somewhat addled, ignoring what Presley's wife, Priscilla, has said was the... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Review: 'Elvis & Nixon' recalls a bizarre moment in historyPresley gets his official agent badge that very day, from the Bureau of Narcoti
Review: 'Elvis & Nixon' recalls a bizarre moment in history
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 12 days ago
Presley gets his official agent badge that very day, from the Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs. (Actor-playwright Tracy Letts has a truly fabulous cameo as the stunned official who issues it.) Fiction? Nope. As Haldeman said so... Read more
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Northwest Herald
'Mary Page Marlowe' memorable at Steppenwolf TheaterPulitzer and Tony Award-winning Steppenwolf ensemble member Tracy Letts is the
'Mary Page Marlowe' memorable at Steppenwolf Theater
Northwest Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Pulitzer and Tony Award-winning Steppenwolf ensemble member Tracy Letts is the playwright (probably best known for “August: Osage County”). The 85-minute play captivates with humor and sensitivity from beginning to end. Somewhat reminiscent of a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Tracy Letts set to star in new romantic drama with Debra WingerTracy Letts is in negotiations to star opposite Debra Winger in a new film from
Tracy Letts set to star in new romantic drama with Debra Winger
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Tracy Letts is in negotiations to star opposite Debra Winger in a new film from A24 called "The Lovers," about a married couple whose relationship has soured, both having turned to lovers outside the marriage. "However, when they sit down to call it... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Best bets: A new Tracy Letts play, Kerry James Marshall retrospectivepicks for your cultural calendar for the coming week, the coming month and beyo
Best bets: A new Tracy Letts play, Kerry James Marshall retrospective
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 13 days ago
picks for your cultural calendar for the coming week, the coming month and beyond. 1 In his new play, “Mary Page Marlowe,” Tracy Letts uses jumbled chronology to give us glimpses of a woman's life, with six actresses playing Mary Page at different... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Brutal Romantic Behind “Catastrophe”words, battles over children will be something for audiences to look forward to
The Brutal Romantic Behind “Catastrophe”
The New Yorker / Posted 13 days ago
words, battles over children will be something for audiences to look forward to in Season Two. The playwright and actor Tracy Letts, who appears in “Divorce,” says that, when he first read the script, he said to himself, “This could read like... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Michael Shannon and Kirsten Fitzgerald talk Chicago storefront theaterfamily drama. Shannon and Fitzgerald play Jim and Melissa McKee, an outrageous
Michael Shannon and Kirsten Fitzgerald talk Chicago storefront theater
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
family drama. Shannon and Fitzgerald play Jim and Melissa McKee, an outrageous parenting duo fond of cranberry sauce, contracts and quoting Tracy Letts. "Pilgrim's Progress" plays through Dec. 13 at A Red Orchid Theatre, 15... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Elvis & Nixon' review: Michael Shannon and Kevin Spacey offer a particular set of charmsdelusional megastar's desire to play cops and robbers. Shannon shares a fine,
'Elvis & Nixon' review: Michael Shannon and Kevin Spacey offer a particular set of charms
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
delusional megastar's desire to play cops and robbers. Shannon shares a fine, funny scene with his longtime Chicago cohort Tracy Letts as the real-life Justice Department narcotics administrator John Finlator. Prior to his Nixon encounter, Presley... Read more
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The Verge
Three types of onscreen losers at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festivalinhabited characters that feel like they come from a Coen brothers movie, by wa
Three types of onscreen losers at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival
The Verge / Posted 14 days ago
inhabited characters that feel like they come from a Coen brothers movie, by way of the much less playful darkness of a Tracy Letts story. Romeo is the talker, all big schemes and never-ending hustle; Samson is more prone to sullen silences and... Read more
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Variety
Tribeca Film Review: ‘Elvis & Nixon’an airplane or breezing into federal law enforcement agencies. One particularly
Tribeca Film Review: ‘Elvis & Nixon’
Variety / Posted 14 days ago
an airplane or breezing into federal law enforcement agencies. One particularly hilarious bit finds chronic scene-larcenist Tracy Letts (“Indignation,” “The Big Short”) as a Washington drug buster humoring Elvis simply because his secretaries want... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Hamilton' wins a Pulitzer Prizehave been other years when the Pulitzer Prize for drama widely was regarded as
'Hamilton' wins a Pulitzer Prize
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
have been other years when the Pulitzer Prize for drama widely was regarded as a foregone conclusion — including 2008, when Tracy Letts' "August: Osage County" won the prize. But few, if any, works of dramatic writing have so dominated their peers... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Babies learn tough lesson in showbiz realities at Steppenwolf in 'Mary Page Marlowe'and no baby was harmed in the nixing of the babies. If you have not yet paid a
Babies learn tough lesson in showbiz realities at Steppenwolf in 'Mary Page Marlowe'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
and no baby was harmed in the nixing of the babies. If you have not yet paid attention to "Mary Page Marlowe," the new Tracy Letts drama, you should know that six actresses play the title role at different stages of her very ordinary life.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sarah Jessica Parker, 51, looks youthful in fur-trimmed parka jacketmarriage. The series - which is written by Sharon Horgan - co-stars Thomas Had
Sarah Jessica Parker, 51, looks youthful in fur-trimmed parka jacket
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
marriage. The series - which is written by Sharon Horgan - co-stars Thomas Haden Church, Molly Shannon, Talia Balsam and Tracy Letts. MOST WATCHED NEWS VIDEOS Cruel brothers convince little sister of zombie apocalypse Outrageously rude... Read more
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Variety
Usually Frantic Pilot Season Less Frenzied This Year as Process Evolves at Networkscomedy “Pearl,” Marlon Wayans’ laffer for NBC, and Matt LeBlanc’s “I’m Not Your
Usually Frantic Pilot Season Less Frenzied This Year as Process Evolves at Networks
Variety / Posted 21 days ago
comedy “Pearl,” Marlon Wayans’ laffer for NBC, and Matt LeBlanc’s “I’m Not Your Friend” at CBS, where the half-hour spin on Tracy Letts’ play “Superior Donuts” also has real steam. Tina Fey and Robert Carlock are fielding comedies at CBS (“The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sarah Jessica Parker cuts a glamorous figure in lacy gownmarriage. The series - which is written by Sharon Horgan - co-stars Thomas Had
Sarah Jessica Parker cuts a glamorous figure in lacy gown
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
marriage. The series - which is written by Sharon Horgan - co-stars Thomas Haden Church, Molly Shannon, Talia Balsam and Tracy Letts. MOST WATCHED NEWS VIDEOS Woman lashes out at American Airlines staff after flight... Primary school teacher... Read more
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Variety
Chicago Theater Review: ‘Mary Page Marlowe’ by Tracy LettsBefore playwright Tracy Letts and director Anna D. Shapiro teamed up at Chicago
Chicago Theater Review: ‘Mary Page Marlowe’ by Tracy Letts
Variety / Posted 22 days ago
Before playwright Tracy Letts and director Anna D. Shapiro teamed up at Chicago’s Steppenwolf Theater for the explosive, Tony and Pulitzer-winning family drama “August: Osage County,” they collaborated on the pensive “Man from Nebraska,” the more... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Blair Brown (Mary Page Marlowe) and ensemble member Alan Wilder (Andy) in "Mary Page Marlowe."(Mary Page Marlowe) and ensemble member Alan Wilder (Andy) in "Mary Page Marlow
Blair Brown (Mary Page Marlowe) and ensemble member Alan Wilder (Andy) in "Mary Page Marlowe."
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
(Mary Page Marlowe) and ensemble member Alan Wilder (Andy) in "Mary Page Marlowe," written by Steppenwolf ensemble member Tracy Letts and directed by artistic director Anna D. Shapiro. Blair Brown (Mary Page Marlowe) and ensemble member Alan... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
An unremarkable life imbued with a writer's lovetimes and fate of the protagonist you are watching. In the case of "Mary Page M
An unremarkable life imbued with a writer's love
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
times and fate of the protagonist you are watching. In the case of "Mary Page Marlowe," the deeply moving new play from Tracy Letts that opened Sunday night at the Steppenwolf Theatre under the simpatico but unstinting direction of Anna D.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
An unremarkable life imbued with a writer's lovetimes and fate of the protagonist you are watching. In the case of "Mary Page M
An unremarkable life imbued with a writer's love
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
times and fate of the protagonist you are watching. In the case of "Mary Page Marlowe," the deeply moving new play from Tracy Letts that opened Sunday night at the Steppenwolf Theatre under the simpatico but unstinting direction of Anna D.... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Chicago Dance Month, Marshall Crenshaw, Latino Film Festival and moreno surprise Chicago theater tends to be dominated by American plays; we're an i
Chicago Dance Month, Marshall Crenshaw, Latino Film Festival and more
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 27 days ago
no surprise Chicago theater tends to be dominated by American plays; we're an incubator for new work by playwrights such as Tracy Letts and Caitlin Montanye Parrish. But there's a whole world of plays from beyond our borders. The International... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Lifesaving production: Oklahoma City Repertory seeks to explore, prevent suicide with ''night Mother'suicidal daughter Jessie. The actresses, along with Charnay, co-starred in Cit
Lifesaving production: Oklahoma City Repertory seeks to explore, prevent suicide with ''night Mother'
The Oklahoman / Posted 28 days ago
suicidal daughter Jessie. The actresses, along with Charnay, co-starred in CityRep’s 2010 production of Oklahoma native Tracy Letts’ “August: Osage County,” another hard-hitting Pulitzer-winning family drama. Dougherty played the family’s... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Lifesaving art: Oklahoma City Repertory Theater seeks to explore, prevent suicide with Pulitzer Prize-winning dramasuicidal daughter Jessie. The actresses, along with Charnay, co-starred in Cit
Lifesaving art: Oklahoma City Repertory Theater seeks to explore, prevent suicide with Pulitzer Prize-winning drama
The Oklahoman / Posted 28 days ago
suicidal daughter Jessie. The actresses, along with Charnay, co-starred in CityRep's 2010 production of Oklahoma native Tracy Letts' “August: Osage County,” another hard-hitting Pulitzer-winning family drama. Dougherty played the family's... Read more
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Daily Herald
Tracy Letts' latest play premieres at SteppenwolfThe day before the first performance of his latest play, Tracy Letts is cool as
Tracy Letts' latest play premieres at Steppenwolf
Daily Herald / Posted 29 days ago
The day before the first performance of his latest play, Tracy Letts is cool as a cucumber. "My temperature doesn't rise. I sleep well. I don't chew my nails," he says of the long, tension-filled days preceding the world premiere of "Mary Page... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
'Virginia Woolf' to open at NC Stage Companytaken on the challenging roles of George and Martha range from Arthur Hill and
'Virginia Woolf' to open at NC Stage Company
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted a month ago
taken on the challenging roles of George and Martha range from Arthur Hill and Uta Hagen in the original Broadway cast to Tracy Letts and Amy Morton in the recent revival, and, of course, Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton in the film... Read more
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metro
Audience member passes out TWICE during James Norton’s gory new stage playonce the man was taken out of the theatre. The play apparently steps up the go
Audience member passes out TWICE during James Norton’s gory new stage play
metro / Posted a month ago
once the man was taken out of the theatre. The play apparently steps up the gore and violence significantly in the second act, which is catching some audience members off guard. See Tracy Letts’ Bug at Found 111 on Charing Cross Road until... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Entertainment briefs, April 1taken on the challenging roles of George and Martha range from Arthur Hill and
Entertainment briefs, April 1
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 1 months ago
taken on the challenging roles of George and Martha range from Arthur Hill and Uta Hagen in the original Broadway cast to Tracy Letts and Amy Morton in the recent revival, and of course Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton in the film... Read more
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