Tensions heat up and boil over in the ruthless August heat as the ferociously maladjusted Weston family finds themselves holed up in their large family home on the desolate plains of Osage County, Oklahoma after their patriarch disappears. Winner of the 2008 Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award for Best New Play, August: Osage County is bursting with humor, vivacity, and intelligence.
Guest Speaker Nate Phelps, son of Westboro Baptist Church Founder Fred Phelps, comes to the Fort Collins Lincoln Center to share his story of transformation and how he escaped from his abusive, religious extremist family to become an advocate against hate.
The Laramie Project is a chronicle of the life of the town of Laramie, WY in the year following the murder of Matthew Shepard. The Fort Collins Museum of Art, Q1Go Productions and Bas Bleu Theatre are pleased to collaborate on this very special reading of The Laramie Project, along with an introduction from Nate Phelps and a talkback with Nate and the actors after the reading on the 26th.