quote by Augusto Boal

Theatre is a form of knowledge; it should and can also be a means of transforming society. Theatre can help us build our future, rather than just waiting for it.

— Augusto Boal

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Theatres quote Comedy aims at representing men as worse, Tragedy as better than in actual life.

Comedy aims at representing men as worse, Tragedy as better than in actual life.

Create your own method. Don't depend slavishly on mine. Make up something that will work for you! But keep breaking traditions, I beg you.

Remember this practical piece of advice: Never come into the theatre with mud on your feet. Leave your dust and dirt outside. Check your little worries, squabbles, petty difficulties with your outside clothing -- all the things that ruin your life and draw your attention away from your art -- at the door.

Remember this practical piece of advice: Never come into the theatre with mud on your feet. Leave your dust and dirt outside. Check your little worries, squabbles, petty difficulties with your outside clothing - all the things that ruin your life and draw your attention away from your art - at the door.

In a theatre it happened that a fire started off stage.

The clown came out to tell the audience. They thought it was a joke and applauded. He told them again, and they became still more hilarious. This is the way, I suppose, that the world will be destroyed-amid the universal hilarity of wits and wags who think it is all a joke.

Acting is behaving truthfully under imaginary circumstances.

I can take any empty space and call it a bare stage.

A man walks across this empty space, whilst someone else is watching him, and this is all that is needed for an act of theatre to be engaged.

Drama is exposure; it is confrontation; it is contradiction and it leads to analysis, construction, recognition and eventually to an awakening of understanding.

Unless the theatre can ennoble you, make you a better person, you should flee from it.

Preparing a character is the opposite of building-it is a demolishing, removing brick by brick everything in the actor's muscles, ideas and inhibitions that stands between him and the part, until one day, with a great rush of air, the character invades his every pore.

Unless the theatre can ennoble you, make you a better person, you should flee from it.

You can't learn to act unless you're criticized.

If you tie that criticism to your childhood insecurities you'll have a terrible time. Instead, you must take criticism objectively, pertaining it only to the work being done.

An ounce of behavior is worth a pound of words.

The truth of ourselves is the root of our acting.

It is not theatre that is indispensable, but something quite different.

To cross the frontiers between you and me.

The work of rehearsal is looking for meaning and then making it meaningful.

A good film is when the price of the dinner, the theatre admission and the babysitter were worth it.

An actor must interpret life, and in order to do so he must be willing to accept all experiences that life can offer.

Coughing in the theater is not a respiratory ailment. It is a criticism.

Keep your head when all about you are losing theirs and blaming it on you.

We need a type of theatre which not only releases the feelings, insights and impulses possible within the particular historical field of human relations in which the action takes place, but employs and encourages those thoughts and feelings which help transform the field itself.

In my freshman year in high school, I went to the only public high school in Boston with a theatre program.

New Singapore will be one of the world's finest, most liveable cities.

Arts, theatres, museums, music and sports will flourish. Singapore will be a lively and exciting place.. Our city will not only have depth, but also the richness of diversity. But above all, Singapore will a home for Singaporeans.

Remember: there are no small parts, only small actors.

There is a strange pecking order among actors.

Theatre actors look down on film actors, who look down on TV actors. Thank God for reality shows, or we wouldn't have anybody to look down on.

The History of the world is not the theatre of happiness.

Periods of happiness are blank pages in it, for they are periods of harmony--periods when the antithesis is in abeyance.

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The entire universe is a great theatre of mirrors.

At the University of Maryland, my first year I started off planning to major in art because I was interested in theatre design, stage design or television design.

I hate the word 'production'...it's a ceremony, it's a ritual...you should go out of the theatre stronger and more human than when you went in.

The word theatre comes from the Greeks.

It means the seeing place. It is the place people come to see the truth about life and the social situation.

In the theatre, every form once born is mortal;

every form must be reconceived, and its new conception will bear the marks of all the influences that surround it.

Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths pure theatre.

I have never seen a game's graphics look so sharp and clean.

The sound design for the game is also unique on the Xbox. The memory on this system allowed us to provide the user with 5.1 Dolby surround sound for home theatre owners.

Good theatre draws the energies out of the place where it is and gives it back as joie de vivre.

A young Brit girl with no theatre experience decided to take on an iconic American role on Broadway. Maybe I should have thought that through?

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