Jan 30, 200603:45 PMThe Life
Wendy Wasserstein: 18 October 1950 - 30 January 2006
Jan 30, 2006 - 03:45 PM[New York Times article]
Sad news indeed. In 1989, Wasserstein became the first woman in history to win both the Tony Award and the Pulitzer Prize for the same play, "The Heidi Chronicles":
"You look so bored, you must be very bright."
The play also provided an important breakthrough in the careers of Glenn Close and Meryl Streep.