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Tracy Letts (born July 4, 1965) is an American playwright, scre...

wikipedia - 19 Sep 2016
Tracy Letts (born July 4, 1965) is an American playwright, screenwriter and actor who received the 2008 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for his play August: Osage County and a Tony Award for his portrayal of George in the revival of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
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Actor-Playwright Tracy Letts Started His Career With a 'Bang'

Variety - 10 Nov 2017
Tracy Letts is having a busy fall. The writer-actor, who's won Tonys both for a play (“August: Osage County”) and a performance (“Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?”), not to mention a Pulitzer for “August: Osage County,” has a new play, “The Minutes ...
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A First Look at Tracy Letts' The Minutes at Steppenwolf

Playbill.com - 16 Nov 2017
The Minutes, a new political comedy by Pulitzer Prize and Tony winner Letts, is now in performances at Steppenwolf's Downstairs Theatre. As previously announced, the play will transfer to Broadway in early 2018 under the direction of Anna D. Shapiro.
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Review: Lady Bird

bestofneworleans.com - 20 Nov 2017
She contends with her hypercritical mother (Laura Metcalf) and adores her sweet but severely depressed dad (Tracy Letts). Complicated relationships consume her and feed her dreams of escaping to New York City, though her grades and finances present ...
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'Lady Bird' feels real, and there's probably a good reason

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 17 Nov 2017
Playwright/actor Tracy Letts is the positive parent encouraging Christine in his mild-mannered way, while wrestling with a job loss that strips him of his dignity. Despite his troubles, he is a nice, light counterpoint and also above caricature with ...
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Review: 'Lady Bird' is a pitch-perfect coming-of-age tale

Detroit Free Press - 16 Nov 2017
It transcends even the crucial matter of casting, which is magically right in “Lady Bird,” starting with Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf and Tracy Letts. What Gerwig accomplishes in her first solo screenwriting and directorial effort does not seem like ...
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VIDEO: New Trailer for Tracy Letts's THE MINUTES at Steppenwolf

Broadway World - 26 Oct 2017
Tracy Letts, the writer of Linda Vista and August: Osage County, debuts a scathing new comedy about small-town politics and real-world power that exposes the ugliness behind some of our most closely-held American narratives while asking each of us what ...
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2017-18 Holiday Movie Preview

Honolulu Star-Advertiser - 24 Nov 2017
“Lady Bird”: Saoirse Ronan stars as a headstrong Sacramento high schooler who clashes with her determined mother (Laurie Metcalf) in this highly praised, acutely portrayed comedy. With Tracy Letts, Lucas Hedges, Timothee Chalamet and Lois Smith.
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Tracy Letts's THE MINUTES Begins Tonight at Steppenwolf

Broadway World - 09 Nov 2017
Tracy Letts, the writer of Linda Vista and August: Osage County, debuts a scathing new comedy about small-town politics and real-world power that exposes the ugliness behind some of our most closely-held American narratives while asking each of us what ...
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What's William Petersen doing now? Well, wait a minute

Chicago Tribune - 01 Nov 2017
The twins are not yet here (they are in Los Angeles with their mother, Gina Cirone) because Petersen is appearing in playwright Tracy Letts' new, ensemble-based Steppenwolf Theatre play “The Minutes,” a much-anticipated dark comedy (or drama) set in a ...
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10 December films that could be a merry time at the multiplex

Chicago Sun-Times - 23 Nov 2017
Tom Hanks stars as Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee, Meryl Streep is Post publisher Kay Graham, Tracy Letts is a government official and Bob Odenkirk is a Pulitzer-Prize winning reporter. Pretty solid lineup — with the exception of Streep, who is ...
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Steppenwolf's 'The Minutes' is a play of its time

Chicago Daily Herald - 05 Nov 2017
Making something funny is way harder than making something important, says Steppenwolf Theatre artistic director Anna D. Shapiro. She should know. The Tony Award-winning director has helmed both comedies and dramas, including Tracy Letts' Pulitzer ...
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Movie Capsules: Quick looks at what's playing in theaters

Bucks County Courier Times - 23 Nov 2017
LADY BIRD: (A) Saoirse Ronan (as the title character), Laurie Metcalf, Tracy Letts, Greta Gerwig (who also directed) and Jake McDorman star in a critically acclaimed tale about a strong-willed young woman living with her mother and finding her world ...

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