wendie malick

A Love Story in Letters

Actors Wendie Malick and Dan Lauria began what would become a longtime friendship onstage — and off — a quarter-century ago. The two appear together in November in a special production of Love Letters benefiting Idyllwild Arts Academy and its Summer Program.

GREG ARCHER Arts & Entertainment

Joy. Depression. Divorce. Faded dreams. Few playwrights have been able to convey the grace of moving through such climactic stages in life with the same depth of character depicted by A.R. Gurney in Love Letters. The first performance of Gurney’s smash-hit production premiered in 1988 and quickly became a finalist for a Pulitzer Prize for Stage Drama. Since then, its