BEGIN:VCALENDAR METHOD:PUBLISH PRODID:-// jCal Pro VERSION:2.0 X-WR-CALNAME:JCal Pro Calendar X-WR-CALDESC:Your online events calendar X-WR-TIMEZONE:America/Juneau BEGIN:VEVENT UID:85263e1d02111f08039aa0beb885ec40 DTSTAMP:20170924T114520Z DESCRIPTION: \n \nThe Island Theater Company is proud to announce their p roduction of A. R. Gurney's Love Letters and welcome Clausen Properties\, Inc. as presenting sponsor of the production. Love Letters will kick off t he Island Theater Company's 2013 season.\n \nCo-starring in this producti on is Walt Willey\, perhaps best known for his almost 25 years playing All My Children's "\;Jackson Montgomery"\;\, as "\;Andre Makepeac e Ladd III"\;.\n \nLocal "\;favorite"\; Kathleen "\;Kat&q uot\; Gravatt\, most recently seen in Les Liaisons Dangereuses in Naples\, will co-star as "\;Melissa Gardner"\;.\n \nLove Letters is a Pul itzer Prize for Drama nominated play by A. R. Gurney. The play centers on just two characters\, Melissa Gardner and Andrew Makepeace Ladd III. Their stories are beautifully told through the notes\, letters and cards - in w hich over nearly 50 years\, they discuss their hopes and ambitions\, dream s and disappointments\, victories and defeats - that have passed between t hem throughout their separated lives.\n \nIt was first performed in 1988 at the Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven\, Connecticut with Joanna Gleason a nd John Rubinstein.\n \nDirected by John Tillinger\, it opened with Kathl een Turner and John Rubinstein on March 27\, 1989\, at the off-Broadway Pr omenade Theatre\, where it ran for 64 performances. The play was performed only on Sunday and Monday evenings and changed its cast weekly. Among tho se who appeared in it were Barbara Barrie\,Philip Bosco\, Stephen Collins\ , Victor Garber\, Julie Harris\, George Grizzard\, Anthony Heald\, George Hearn\, Richard Kiley\, Dana Ivey\, William Hurt\, Marsha Mason\, Christop her Reeve\, Holland Taylor\, George Segal\, Christopher Walken\, Joan Van Ark\, Treat Williams\, and Frances Sternhagen.\n \nMr. Willey\, a frequen t visitor to Marco Island\, has a long-standing relationship with the Isla nd Theater Company. He premiered his one-man show\, Wild Bill! An Evening with James Butler Hickok\, here in March of 2012\, and has served as advis or for other productions.\n \nMs. Gravatt holds a Master's Degree in Acti ng. She has appeared in many local productions including The Odd Couple\, Macbeth\, Always Patsy Cline\, Steel Magnolias and most recently in Les Li ason Dangereuses. This is her first collaboration with the Island Theater Company and she is looking forward to working with Walt Willey.\n \nRose History Auditorium\, 180 S. Heathwood Drive\n \nFor tickets and informati on\, please call 239-394-0080 or visit the website at \n DTEND:20130203T053000Z DTSTART:20130203T033000Z LAST-MODIFIED:20130109T165200Z SUMMARY:All My Chidren's Walt Willey In Love Letters END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR