‘August: Osage County’ Reviews from Patrons

“‘Lightning in a bottle’ is the best possible description of ‘August: Osage County.’ Fearless, peerless performances and a tremendous script.  An absolute knockout. The level of talent in Salt Lake City continues to surprise and astonish me, and I am so proud of and humbled by my friends who made this happen.”—Aaron Swenson

“If every piece of theater was as good as  ‘August: Osage County’ tonight, I’d be at the theater every single night. Thanks you to all involved for a stupendous evening.”— Megan Pedersen Gutierrez, A Theater Lover

“I saw ‘August: Osage County’ and absolutely loved it. To any theater goer who loves a good heavy drama and 100% committed performances by its actors, you must see this show! The direction is brilliant, the material riveting, the performances captivating, and the pace is spot-on. A must see this season! Kudos to Silver Summit and Utah Rep for bringing this powerhouse show to a Utah audience. Well done. Can’t wait to see it again!”—Justin Bruse


“Major kudos to the cast and crew of  ‘August: Osage County.’  This cast pulled out all the stops. No opportunity was missed. Every single scene was nuanced and complete. What a satisfying evening of theater!”—Stephen Williams


“I was lucky enough to attend the opening of ‘August: Osage County.’ This is truly a must see! The talented cast assembled by director Mark Fossen is unbelievable! The cast takes you on an emotional rollercoaster. The intimate theater space allows you to feel like you are right in on the family drama.”—Stefanie Graham Gallagher

“If you enjoy thinking or feeling and want to see amazing artists at work do not miss ‘August: Osage County.’ It is powerful. I was speechless… Thank you!”—Missy Riffle

“WOW WOW WOW. What an excellent play…you all were fantastic. Beyond fantastic…so great. Everyone go see ‘August: Osage County’! True theater at its BEST!!! We were blown away…this was SO SO SO great!!”—Jodi Reese

“Lovely performances in ‘August: Osage County’ from Allen Smith, April Fossen, Daniel Torrence, Melanie Nelson, Michele Case Rideout, Sallie Cooper , Stein Erickson, the always funny, true and astonishing Teresa Sanderson—and a real gem from Tamara Johnson-Howell. Good job, Mark Fossen. I’m glad I went.”—Beth Bruner

“Enjoyed an incredible night of theater! Thank you to everyone involved with ‘August: Osage County’! Fantastic work!!”—Amanda Hayter