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August: Osage County

Author: Tracy Letts
Publisher: New York : Dramatist's Play Service, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Drama : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A vanished father. A pill-popping mother. Three sisters harboring shady little secrets. When the large Weston family unexpectedly reunites after Dad disappears, their Oklahoman family homestead explodes in a maelstrom of repressed truths and unsettling secrets. Mix in Violet, the drugged-up, scathingly acidic matriarch, and you've got a major new play that unflinchingly--and uproariously--exposes the dark side of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic drama
Drama
Tragicomedy
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tracy Letts
ISBN: 9780822223009 0822223007
OCLC Number: 491944042
Notes: "6M, 7W"--Page 4 of cover.
Cast: 6 men, 7 women.
Awards: 2008 Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award.
Description: 103 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Tracy Letts.

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"A vanished father. A pill-popping mother. Three sisters harboring shady little secrets. When the large Weston family unexpectedly reunites after Dad disappears, their Oklahoman family homestead explodes in a maelstrom of repressed truths and unsettling secrets. Mix in Violet, the drugged-up, scathingly acidic matriarch, and you've got a major new play that unflinchingly--and uproariously--exposes the dark side of the Midwestern American family."--Publisher's description.

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