Tag Archives: Vic Chaney

Vic Chaney couldn’t resist the chance to direct August: Osage County at UK

Vic Chaney says he was joking when he sent the email. University of Kentucky Theatre had announced a 2011-12 season, and he saw that it had Tracy Letts’ Tony Award- and Pulitzer Prize-winning play August: Osage County on it. Chaney … Continue reading

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Erin Chandler headlines UK’s August: Osage County cast

Erin Chandler, granddaughter of two-time Kentucky Governor Albert B. Chandler and cousin of U.S. Rep. Ben Chandler (D-Ky.), is playing Violet Weston in the University of Kentucky Theatre’s production of Tracy Letts’ August: Osage County. Chandler is currently finishing up a … Continue reading

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Duplication of plays is a tiresome trend

When I heard that Central Kentucky was going to get a production of Tracy Letts’ 2008 Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning August: Osage County in the 2011-12 arts season, I was excited … the first time it was announced. That … Continue reading

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Summer Theaters going year-round

Two of Kentucky’s longstanding summer theaters have announced plans to expand their offerings around the calendar. In Lexington, SummerFest will produce its first indoor, school-year show with a production of Tracy Letts’ Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize winning August: Osage … Continue reading

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