quote by Jerzy Grotowski

Young artists wish for inspired moments. And you find them; you take them; eager artists are bandits. Theatrical moments arrive, and...you grab. Good! You know it will draw attention to you. But you aim to be more than bandits, no? So, okay...now be Samurai.

— Jerzy Grotowski

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A real theatrical experience shakes the calm of the senses, liberates the compressed unconscious and drives towards a kind of potential revolt . . .

My pictures are about everyday life combined with theatrical effect.

I want them to feel outside of time, to take something routine and make it irrational. I’m always looking for a small moment that is a revelation

I studied at the Budapest Academy of Theatrical Arts for four years and emerged with a degree.

The language of the younger generation has the brutality of the city and an assertion of threatening power at hand, not to come. It is military, theatrical, and at its most coherent probably a lasting repudiation of empty courtesy and bureaucratic euphemism.

Be reflective...and stay away from the theater as much as you can. Stay out of the theatrical world, out of its petty interests, its inbreeding tendencies, its stifling atmosphere, its corroding influence. Once become

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God will have life to be real; we will be damned, but it shall be theatrical.

I'm really very sorry for you all, but it's an unjust world, and virtue is triumphant only in theatrical performances.

Animal abuse is rampant in the U.S., right under everyone's eyes, for the entertainment of the public. The brutal confinement and pain of training methods of wild animals in the circus, the aquatic and theatrical shows, leads to retaliation by the animals. Eventually they find the right time to strike out, and they will.

Hitler frequently demonstrated diffidence and unease in dealings with individuals which contrasted diametrically with his self-confident mastery in exploiting the emotions of his listeners in the theatrical setting of a major speech.

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Although one may fail to find happiness in theatrical life, one never wishes to give it up after having once tasted its fruits.

The Declaration of Independence I always considered as a theatrical show.

Jefferson ran away with all the stage effect of that... and all the glory of it.

When I looked at the state of women's MMA, what I saw was that it was missing rivalries or anything theatrical about it. Everybody was trying to be Miss America, unwilling to go under any kind of criticism, and taking the safe answers. I thought I needed to do whatever I could to get attention.

Taking offense has become America's national pastime;

being theatrically offended supposedly signifies the exquisitely refined moral delicacy of people who feel entitled to pass through life without encountering ideas or practices that annoy them.

Pornography is human imagination in tense theatrical action;

its violations are a protest against the violations of our freedom by nature.

Pornography is human imagination in tense theatrical action;

its violations are a protest against the violations of our freedom by nature.

But then in novels the most indifferent hero comes out right at last.

Some god comes out of a theatrical cloud and leaves the poor devil ten thousand-a-year and a title.

I am so used to seeing the sort of play which deals with one man and two women.

They do not leave me with the feeling I have made a full theatrical meal they do not give me the experience of the multiplicity of life.

When I started in the late 1950s, every film I made - no matter how low the budget - got a theatrical release. Today, less that 20-percent of our films get a theatrical release.

I'm there to make a kind of theatrical music that is desperately missing in my life. And if other people don't like it, I'm very unhappy, but I can't do anything about that.

I'm cautious about using fire. It can become theatrical. I am interested in the heat, not the flames.

I had a feeling it was gonna work out because not only did I enjoy the music and hit it off with the guys, but I was into theatrical rock and was willing to wear makeup and do anything to make it.

There is something about New York City that in and of itself is so theatrical hat I use to think... I use to feel when I walked out of my apartment on the way to school or anywhere that I was walking out on stage.

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In TV, and in particular in commercials, you don't really need to explain very much at all - you just say he's a spy and he's a little bit theatrical and overblown and smug and he's not very good at his job.

I figured as I got older, the good roles for women would be in the theatre.

So 15 years ago I started building a Broadway career to try and develop the chops to be accepted as a great theatrical actress.

Every man is a borrower and a mimic, life is theatrical and literature a quotation.

Figure skating is theatrical. It's artistic. It's elegant. It's extremely athletic. And there's a very specific audience for that.

I wore makeup when I was at school, and I wore makeup when glam started.

I started wearing it again when punk started. I've always been drawn to wearing it. It's partly ritualistic, partly theatrical and partly just because I think I look better with it on.

When AI approximates Machine Intelligence, then many online and computer-run RPGs will move towards actual RPG activity. Nonetheless, that will not replace the experience of 'being there,' any more than seeing a theatrical motion picture can replace the stage play.

I was always a drama queen. I remember playing in the kitchen, trying to get my mom to think I was dead and call the police. When she didn't, I would cry. I was always theatrical. I don't think any of my relatives are surprised.

I had a toy theater and a magic lantern, and when I was eight I built a stage for theatricals in the attic.

Circumstances made me the theatrical personality I am, which many people believe is also a part of my personal life.

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