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Calgary Sun
‘Imperium’ review: Daniel Radcliffe sheds Potter image with scary skinhead roleof a publicity-hogging national Aryan leader (Chris Sullivan) and an online Whi
‘Imperium’ review: Daniel Radcliffe sheds Potter image with scary skinhead role
Calgary Sun / Posted an hour ago
of a publicity-hogging national Aryan leader (Chris Sullivan) and an online White Power radio host named Dallas Wolf (Tracy Letts), who is the FBI’s chief suspect as a potential domestic terrorist. But the real stand-out performance comes... Read more
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Variety
Sarah Jessica Parker’s ‘Divorce’ on HBOis captivating, “Divorce” makes missteps with its comedy. The subplot with marr
Sarah Jessica Parker’s ‘Divorce’ on HBO
Variety / Posted yesterday
is captivating, “Divorce” makes missteps with its comedy. The subplot with married friends Diane (Molly Shannon) and Nick (Tracy Letts) seems injected into the series to add reliable punchlines, but feels overwrought, a literalization of the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Theater review of ‘On Clover Road’: Shocks and twists a worthy homage to noir suspenseaward-winning “Bloomsday”). So maybe it was inevitable for Dietz to tackle the
Theater review of ‘On Clover Road’: Shocks and twists a worthy homage to noir suspense
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
award-winning “Bloomsday”). So maybe it was inevitable for Dietz to tackle the lurid suspense genre that fellow dramatists Tracy Letts (in “Killer Joe”) and others have also revisited recently. And with “On Clover Road,” Dietz nails the iconic... Read more
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SaukValley.com
'Donuts' fills a hole in CBS's schedulethat the half-hour series, “Superior Donuts,” will be added to its schedule for
'Donuts' fills a hole in CBS's schedule
SaukValley.com / Posted 6 days ago
that the half-hour series, “Superior Donuts,” will be added to its schedule for the 2016-17 season. Based on the play by Tracy Letts that followed his Pulitzer Prize-winning “August: Osage County” to Broadway in 2009, the series will star Judd... Read more
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11 News Houston
CBS orders 'Superior Donuts' comedyTime to make the doughnut series. CBS Wednesday ordered 13 episodes of Superio
CBS orders 'Superior Donuts' comedy
11 News Houston / Posted 7 days ago
Time to make the doughnut series. CBS Wednesday ordered 13 episodes of Superior Donuts, a half-hour comedy based on the Tracy Letts play, for midseason. In Donuts, Judd Hirsch plays the gruff owner of a small shop in a gentrifying Chicago... Read more
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Variety
CBS Greenlights ‘Superior Donuts’ for Midseason DebutBased on the play by Tracy Letts, “Superior Donuts” stars Judd Hirsch and Jerma
CBS Greenlights ‘Superior Donuts’ for Midseason Debut
Variety / Posted 8 days ago
Based on the play by Tracy Letts, “Superior Donuts” stars Judd Hirsch and Jermaine Fowler, who has always been attached to the project — both as star and executive producer. The series follows the relationship between the gruff owner (Hirsch) of a... Read more
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North Bay Bohemian
A Feast of Theateris a solid, well-performed, but oddly distant and frequently unsatisfying stagi
A Feast of Theater
North Bay Bohemian / Posted 8 days ago
is a solid, well-performed, but oddly distant and frequently unsatisfying staging of the 2008 Pulitzer winner from Tracy Letts. Usually presented with detailed realism, this is a deliberately surreal production that emphasizes the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
For once, the Chicago International Film Festival will open with a bangDash, presenting a restored version of “Daughters of the Dust”; Geraldine Chapl
For once, the Chicago International Film Festival will open with a bang
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
Dash, presenting a restored version of “Daughters of the Dust”; Geraldine Chaplin, the subject of a festival tribute; and Tracy Letts, Steppenwolf Theatre ensemble member, Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Tony Award-winning actor and co-star of... Read more
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The Wesleyan Argus
In Praise of Edward Albee“Virginia Woolf” when I was in tenth grade. The play follows an old couple, Geo
In Praise of Edward Albee
The Wesleyan Argus / Posted 9 days ago
“Virginia Woolf” when I was in tenth grade. The play follows an old couple, George and Martha (in this revival, played by Tracy Letts and Amy Morton), who return from a dull party, with Martha having invited over a young couple (Carrie Coon as... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Edward Albee, Pulitzer-winning playwright of modern masterpieces, dies at 88cantankerous body of plays and the daunting, rewarding gallery of roles for whi
Edward Albee, Pulitzer-winning playwright of modern masterpieces, dies at 88
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
cantankerous body of plays and the daunting, rewarding gallery of roles for which Albee will be remembered. In 2013, actor Tracy Letts became the third man to win a Tony for playing George in “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” In 1991, Albee told... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Edward Albee, Pulitzer-winning playwright of modern masterpieces, dies at 88cantankerous body of plays and the daunting, rewarding gallery of roles for whi
Edward Albee, Pulitzer-winning playwright of modern masterpieces, dies at 88
Bangor Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
cantankerous body of plays and the daunting, rewarding gallery of roles for which Albee will be remembered. In 2013, actor Tracy Letts became the third man to win a Tony for playing George in “Virginia Woolf.” In 1991, Albee told the Times, “I... Read more
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Daily Press
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Edward Albee dies at age 88Steppenwolf Theatre Company's acclaimed 2010 revival of that play moved to Broa
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Edward Albee dies at age 88
Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
Steppenwolf Theatre Company's acclaimed 2010 revival of that play moved to Broadway in 2012, starring Amy Morton and Tracy Letts, who won a Tony Award for his work therein. In a singular career that spanned seven distinct decades, Albee won... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Barbecue' at the Geffen finds a ferociously funny way into the subject of race and identityan unexpected difference. The play begins with a white trailer trash crew that
'Barbecue' at the Geffen finds a ferociously funny way into the subject of race and identity
Los Angeles Times / Posted 12 days ago
an unexpected difference. The play begins with a white trailer trash crew that looks like it went AWOL from a savage Tracy Letts comedy that is inevitably going to take a bloody turn. Four siblings have gathered at a public park (believably... Read more
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New Now Next
Edward Albee, Acclaimed Playwright Of "Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?", Dead At 88and Elizabeth Taylor, is a cinema classic. The work was most recently revived o
Edward Albee, Acclaimed Playwright Of "Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?", Dead At 88
New Now Next / Posted 12 days ago
and Elizabeth Taylor, is a cinema classic. The work was most recently revived on Broadway in 2012 with Amy Morton and Tracy Letts. Albee continued to create new works in recent years, including 2002’s The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia? and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Edward Albee dies at age 88Steppenwolf Theatre Company's acclaimed 2010 revival of that play moved to Broa
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Edward Albee dies at age 88
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
Steppenwolf Theatre Company's acclaimed 2010 revival of that play moved to Broadway in 2012, starring Amy Morton and Tracy Letts, who won a Tony Award for his work therein. In a singular career that spanned seven distinct decades, Albee won... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Edward Albee dies at age 88Steppenwolf Theatre Company's acclaimed 2010 revival of that play moved to Broa
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Edward Albee dies at age 88
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 days ago
Steppenwolf Theatre Company's acclaimed 2010 revival of that play moved to Broadway in 2012, starring Amy Morton and Tracy Letts, who won a Tony Award for his work therein. In a singular career that spanned seven distinct decades, Albee won... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
style 'Virginia Woolf' cuts deep on Broadwayauthor taking the stage with the original Steppenwolf cast: Amy Morton, Madison
style 'Virginia Woolf' cuts deep on Broadway
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
author taking the stage with the original Steppenwolf cast: Amy Morton, Madison Dirks, Carrie Coon and, most notably, Tracy Letts, offering the performance that dominates this production and who, aptly enough, is a Pulitzer Prize-winning... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Edward Albee dies at age 88Steppenwolf Theatre Company's acclaimed 2010 revival of that play moved to Broa
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Edward Albee dies at age 88
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Steppenwolf Theatre Company's acclaimed 2010 revival of that play moved to Broadway in 2012, starring Amy Morton and Tracy Letts, who won a Tony Award for his work therein. In a singular career that spanned seven distinct decades, Albee won... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Edward Albee dies at age 88Steppenwolf Theatre Company's acclaimed 2010 revival of that play moved to Broa
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Edward Albee dies at age 88
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
Steppenwolf Theatre Company's acclaimed 2010 revival of that play moved to Broadway in 2012, starring Amy Morton and Tracy Letts, who won a Tony Award for his work therein. In a singular career that spanned seven distinct decades, Albee won... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Edward Albee dies at age 88Steppenwolf Theatre Company's acclaimed 2010 revival of that play moved to Broa
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Edward Albee dies at age 88
Hartford Courant / Posted 12 days ago
Steppenwolf Theatre Company's acclaimed 2010 revival of that play moved to Broadway in 2012, starring Amy Morton and Tracy Letts, who won a Tony Award for his work therein. In a singular career that spanned seven distinct decades, Albee won... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Chicago-style 'Virginia Woolf' cuts deep on Broadwayauthor taking the stage with the original Steppenwolf cast: Amy Morton, Madison
Chicago-style 'Virginia Woolf' cuts deep on Broadway
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
author taking the stage with the original Steppenwolf cast: Amy Morton, Madison Dirks, Carrie Coon and, most notably, Tracy Letts, offering the performance that dominates this production and who, aptly enough, is a Pulitzer Prize-winning... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Edward Albee dies at age 88Steppenwolf Theatre Company's acclaimed 2010 revival of that play moved to Broa
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Edward Albee dies at age 88
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
Steppenwolf Theatre Company's acclaimed 2010 revival of that play moved to Broadway in 2012, starring Amy Morton and Tracy Letts, who won a Tony Award for his work therein. In a singular career that spanned seven distinct decades, Albee won... Read more
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/Film
Christine Trailer: Rebecca Hall Plays Christine Chubbuckreporter who committed suicide on the air in 1974. The independent drama, which
Christine Trailer: Rebecca Hall Plays Christine Chubbuck
/Film / Posted 14 days ago
reporter who committed suicide on the air in 1974. The independent drama, which co-stars Michael C. Hall (Cold in July) and Tracy Letts (Indignation), was sold to The Orchard, and they’re releasing it into theaters next month. Below, watch the... Read more
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The Brown Daily Herald
‘Indignation’ evokes questions of identityCaudwell’s disrespect toward his beliefs. Rather than offer Marcus solace for f
‘Indignation’ evokes questions of identity
The Brown Daily Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Caudwell’s disrespect toward his beliefs. Rather than offer Marcus solace for feeling out of place, Caudwell, played by Tracy Letts, doubts Marcus’s ability to interact with others, interrogating him and later casting him as a spoiled only... Read more
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/Film
Divorce Trailer: "Let's Get This Party Started"co-stars Molly Shannon (The Year of the Dog), Talia Balsam (Mad Men), and playw
Divorce Trailer: "Let's Get This Party Started"
/Film / Posted 18 days ago
co-stars Molly Shannon (The Year of the Dog), Talia Balsam (Mad Men), and playwright (Killer Joe) and actor (Homeland), Tracy Letts. HBO has released a full trailer for season one of the half-hour comedy series (10 episodes in length). Like the... Read more
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Kincardine News
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missbizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Kincardine News / Posted 18 days ago
bizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of another couple (played by Molly Shannon and Tracy Letts) brings certain things into perspective for Frances. Let's just say Frances doesn't react the way Robert... Read more
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Melfort Journal
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missbizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Melfort Journal / Posted 18 days ago
bizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of another couple (played by Molly Shannon and Tracy Letts) brings certain things into perspective for Frances. Let's just say Frances doesn't react the way Robert... Read more
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Pincher Creek Echo
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missbizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Pincher Creek Echo / Posted 19 days ago
bizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of another couple (played by Molly Shannon and Tracy Letts) brings certain things into perspective for Frances. Let's just say Frances doesn't react the way Robert... Read more
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Daily Mail
Daniel Radcliffe snaps selfies with fans at Deauville Film Festivalgets involved with white-supremacist groups whilst starring as an undercover ag
Daniel Radcliffe snaps selfies with fans at Deauville Film Festival
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
gets involved with white-supremacist groups whilst starring as an undercover agent. The film also stars Toni Collette and Tracy Letts and was directed by Daniel Ragussis. U.S.YAY! Earlier in the day, Daniel took part in one of the annual... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missbizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 20 days ago
bizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of another couple (played by Molly Shannon and Tracy Letts) brings certain things into perspective for Frances. Let's just say Frances doesn't react the way Robert... Read more
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Drayton Valley Western Review
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missbizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Drayton Valley Western Review / Posted 20 days ago
bizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of another couple (played by Molly Shannon and Tracy Letts) brings certain things into perspective for Frances. Let's just say Frances doesn't react the way Robert... Read more
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Hinton Parklander
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missbizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Hinton Parklander / Posted 20 days ago
bizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of another couple (played by Molly Shannon and Tracy Letts) brings certain things into perspective for Frances. Let's just say Frances doesn't react the way Robert... Read more
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Strathroy Age Dispatch
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missbizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Strathroy Age Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
bizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of another couple (played by Molly Shannon and Tracy Letts) brings certain things into perspective for Frances. Let's just say Frances doesn't react the way Robert... Read more
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Spruce Grove Examiner
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missbizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Spruce Grove Examiner / Posted 20 days ago
bizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of another couple (played by Molly Shannon and Tracy Letts) brings certain things into perspective for Frances. Let's just say Frances doesn't react the way Robert... Read more
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The West Elgin Chronicle
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missbizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
The West Elgin Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
bizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of another couple (played by Molly Shannon and Tracy Letts) brings certain things into perspective for Frances. Let's just say Frances doesn't react the way Robert... Read more
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Cold Lake Sun
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missbizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Cold Lake Sun / Posted 20 days ago
bizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of another couple (played by Molly Shannon and Tracy Letts) brings certain things into perspective for Frances. Let's just say Frances doesn't react the way Robert... Read more
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Delhi News Record
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missbizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Delhi News Record / Posted 20 days ago
bizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of another couple (played by Molly Shannon and Tracy Letts) brings certain things into perspective for Frances. Let's just say Frances doesn't react the way Robert... Read more
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Strathmore Standard
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missbizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Strathmore Standard / Posted 20 days ago
bizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of another couple (played by Molly Shannon and Tracy Letts) brings certain things into perspective for Frances. Let's just say Frances doesn't react the way Robert... Read more
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Goderich Signal-Star
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missbizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Goderich Signal-Star / Posted 20 days ago
bizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of another couple (played by Molly Shannon and Tracy Letts) brings certain things into perspective for Frances. Let's just say Frances doesn't react the way Robert... Read more
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The Norwich Gazette
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missbizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
The Norwich Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
bizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of another couple (played by Molly Shannon and Tracy Letts) brings certain things into perspective for Frances. Let's just say Frances doesn't react the way Robert... Read more
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Whitecourt Star
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missbizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Whitecourt Star / Posted 20 days ago
bizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of another couple (played by Molly Shannon and Tracy Letts) brings certain things into perspective for Frances. Let's just say Frances doesn't react the way Robert... Read more
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Chatham This Week
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missbizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Chatham This Week / Posted 20 days ago
bizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of another couple (played by Molly Shannon and Tracy Letts) brings certain things into perspective for Frances. Let's just say Frances doesn't react the way Robert... Read more
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Wallaceburg Courier Press
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missbizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Wallaceburg Courier Press / Posted 20 days ago
bizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of another couple (played by Molly Shannon and Tracy Letts) brings certain things into perspective for Frances. Let's just say Frances doesn't react the way Robert... Read more
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Lacombe Globe
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't missbizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of
Fall TV preview 2016: 5 shows you can't miss
Lacombe Globe / Posted 20 days ago
bizarre and dangerous incident one night during an awkward party at the home of another couple (played by Molly Shannon and Tracy Letts) brings certain things into perspective for Frances. Let's just say Frances doesn't react the way Robert... Read more
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Metro Silicon Valley
Indignationis taken—which Marcus, an avowed atheist, resents. Pretty soon, the smarmy, od
Indignation
Metro Silicon Valley / Posted 21 days ago
is taken—which Marcus, an avowed atheist, resents. Pretty soon, the smarmy, odious, passive-aggressive Dean Caudwell (Tracy Letts) is literally breathing down his neck, demanding to know why Marcus doesn't "fit in." And, the wages of not... Read more
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Variety
TV News: Anthony Anderson To Host Animal Planet Series; ‘Hairspray Live’ adds ‘Hamilton’ Alum“Superior Donuts.” Written and executive produced by Neil Goldman & Garrett Don
TV News: Anthony Anderson To Host Animal Planet Series; ‘Hairspray Live’ adds ‘Hamilton’ Alum
Variety / Posted 22 days ago
“Superior Donuts.” Written and executive produced by Neil Goldman & Garrett Donovan and Bob Daily, and based on the play by Tracy Letts, “Superior Donuts” follows the relationship between the owner of a donut shop, Arthur (Judd Hirsch), his new... Read more
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The Irish Times
Going out: the best of what’s on this weekcrisp, fluent manner. Wednesday BugViking Theatre, Clontarf. Sept 6-24 8pm €15
Going out: the best of what’s on this week
The Irish Times / Posted 25 days ago
crisp, fluent manner. Wednesday BugViking Theatre, Clontarf. Sept 6-24 8pm €15 vikingtheatreclontarf.com At its simplest, Tracy Letts’ deceptively naturalistic and slow-building play is about an infestation. It may involve bugs, but it is fuelled... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Capital Stage cooks up restaurant drama to start new seasonare definitely going to hit some home runs and you’re going to strike out.” Ot
Capital Stage cooks up restaurant drama to start new season
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 29 days ago
are definitely going to hit some home runs and you’re going to strike out.” Other plays in Stevenson’s first season are Tracy Letts’ “August: Osage County” (October 19 – November 20, 2016), Harold Pinter’s “Betrayal” (January 25 – February 26,... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Here are the 32 must-do events in Chicago this fall, picked by insidersthan in recent memory, among them five plays by up-and-coming Chicago-based pla
Here are the 32 must-do events in Chicago this fall, picked by insiders
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 1 months ago
than in recent memory, among them five plays by up-and-coming Chicago-based playwrights. Besides talent-spotting the next Tracy Letts, Sarah Ruhl or Rebecca Gilman, these plays cost half the average 1.“Hamilton” ticket. —C.S. "The Magic Play" at... Read more
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Starmometer
Daniel Radcliffe Goes Undercover Cop in ‘Imperium’action thriller “Imperium.” Inspired by real events, the movie is directed by D
Daniel Radcliffe Goes Undercover Cop in ‘Imperium’
Starmometer / Posted 1 months ago
action thriller “Imperium.” Inspired by real events, the movie is directed by Daniel Ragussis and also stars Toni Collette, Tracy Letts, Devin Druid, Pawel Szajda with Nestor Carbonell and Sam Trammell. In “Imperium,” Radcliffe takes on the role of... Read more
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