Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
The theater is so endlessly fascinating because it's so accidental. It's so much like life.
For me, you say the words 'concept record,' and the first thing I think of is theater or the opera or something.
I grew up in Queens and New Jersey. I started doing children's theater when I was seven to get out of school because I didn't fit in.
We live in what is, but we find 1,000 ways not to face it. Great theatre strengthens our faculty to face it.
Free speech means the right to shout 'theatre' in a crowded fire.
Nature, in her most dazzling aspects or stupendous parts, is but the background and theater of the tragedy of man.
Drama assumes an order. If only so that it might have -- by disrupting that order -- a way of surprising.
What the American public wants in the theater is a tragedy with a happy ending.
The stage is not merely the meeting place of all the arts, but is also the return of art to life.