Pulitzer Prize-Winning Family Drama August: Osage County at Colonial Theatre
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The last date listed for August: Osage County was Sunday May 9, 2010 / 2:00pm.
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“One of the best plays of the year. A triumph!” —_New York magazine
“Sensationally entertaining. It is, flat-out, no asterisks and without qualifications, the most exciting new American play Broadway has seen in years.” -—_The New York Times
“This original and corrosive black comedy deserves a seat at the dinner table with the great American family plays. The #1 show of the year!” —Time magazine
“An astonishing creation — riveting, extraordinary, and incredibly funny.” —Associated Press
Winner! Best Play 2008 Tony Award & Pulitzer Prize.
Direct from Broadway, August: Osage County stars Academy Award-winner Estelle Parsons as Violet Weston, a pill-popping, deeply unsettled woman caught in the grip of addiction. When Violet’s alcoholic husband mysteriously disappears, her extended clan reunites at their rural Oklahoma homestead for a big, juicy family showdown that’s as hilarious as it is shocking. Originally created by the renowned Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago, August: Osage County is a rare theatrical event — a large scale work filled with unforgettable characters, a powerful tale told with unflinching honesty.