Appeared (as "Melissa Gardener"; 10/31/89-11/5/89) in "Love Letters" on Broadway. Written by A.R. Gurney
. Directed by John Tillinger. Edison Theatre: 31 Oct 1989-21 Jan 1989 (96 performances). Cast: Jason Robards
(as "Andrew Makepiece"). Replacement actors: Polly Bergen
(as "Melissa Gardner", from 2 Jan 1990-7 Jan 1990),
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5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Straight Broadway plays are unattended, too expensive and seldom well written. You find people talking through a show because they think they're in front of a TV set and you can't hear them. But I believe New York theater will definitely rise again. A lot of people you wouldn't find in bed together, such as actors, producers and technical unions, are beginning to realize that our lives depend on ...
In order to explain her death of her reoccurring character, Marilla Cuthbert, on Avonlea
(1990), clips of her death scene from the TV movie Lantern Hill
(1989) were used. The Avonlea episode was dedicated to her.