"August: Osage County" at Capitol Theatre

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Friday, October 13 - Saturday, October 21, 2017 , Venue: Capitol Theatre , Address: 20 Queen Street

August: Osage County Live at the Capitol Theatre upstairs in the Sculthorpe Theatre, 20 Queen Street. Matinee 2pm, evening 8pm (on select days - see website for details). $29, all fees included, general admission seating. 905-885-1071, info@capitoltheatre.com, www.capitoltheatre.com

Winner of the 2007 Pulitzer Prize, Tracy Letts' darkly comedic drama August: Osage County is worthy of the praise it has received from critics and audiences. Hitting the big screen in 2013 with a stellar cast including Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts and Ewan McGregor - the film version of Letts' play won Academy Award nominations for Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress for both Streep and Roberts.

The Weston family members are all intelligent, sensitive creatures who have the uncanny ability of making each other absolutely miserable. When the patriarch of the household mysteriously vanishes, the Weston clan gathers together to simultaneously support and attack one another.