Directing Theater Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 29 Quotes About Directing Theater

#1. I started as an actor, then became a theater director. I loved acting but didn't feel as confident as I needed to be, so I started directing theater; then I played in some movies, and then I felt the need to do my own stuff. - Author: Baltasar Kormakur
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#2. Even if people are all from the same place, there can be very, very different approaches. It's one of the things I'm fascinated by. It's why I like directing. I like to see how different people approach trying to be truthful, on camera or in the theater, and whether you can make them match up. - Author: Kenneth Branagh
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#3. I learned my business in the theater and in television, particularly working with the actors. You can learn much more in the theater than directing a movie, because then you have no time when you are shooting a movie to really work with the actors. You have to learn this craft somewhere else. - Author: Michael Haneke
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#4. Once I went to film school, I realized that film directing was actually much better than theater directing, because you kind of get to stay in control of it all the way through. You don't relinquish the piece to the actors like you have to in theater; you stay in control through the very end. - Author: Mark Waters
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#5. Film directing has perfected my theater directing. I think when I first started directing, a lot of my stuff was very lateral; I was afraid to have the actors' backs turned away, afraid to put them too far upstage, and I think once I did more things with film, I got more interested in composition. - Author: Adam Rapp
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#6. I think the things that I enjoy most about directing theater, or works that are really visceral in terms of comedy and have a sort of rock and roll aesthetic. - Author: Alex Timbers
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#7. Difference of opinion leads to inquiry, and inquiry to the truth. - Author: Thomas Jefferson
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#8. Through my friend Tony Shafrazi, who's an art dealer and an artist himself - he helped to show Basquiat and Keith Haring, and has worked with the Francis Bacon estate - it was really through my friendship with Tony that I developed even more of an interest in art. - Author: Owen Wilson
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#9. I grew up in a family where our mother made our clothing. We didn't have a lot of money, so we learned how to scrimp, and we learned how to invent and to create. And those are learned skills. - Author: Marcy Kaptur
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#10. Curled up in bed,
I'm young
in the old way. - Author: Rae Armantrout
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#11. The first seven years of my life, me, my mom and dad and my four older siblings lived in a suburb of Stockholm, and my mom was very active with directing theater. So I basically grew up at the theater on the floors of the shows, so I was really surrounded with music at a young age. - Author: Erik Hassle
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#12. Your boss takes a dim view of SEX? - Author: Vincent H. O'Neil
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#13. I learned a lot, in terms of inspiring people. It became very clear to me, very early on, that directing a movie was a lot like being in a theater company. - Author: Matthew Lillard
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#14. Manchester Youth theater, then the National Student Theater Company, and later, my degree course, all helped form my love of telling stories and directing. - Author: Justin Chadwick
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#15. My college degree was in theater. But the real reason, if I have any success in that milieu, so to speak, is because I spent a lot of years directing, I spent a lot of years behind the camera. - Author: Alton Brown
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#16. I always loved theater and acting in plays and directing, writing little plays and directing friends in plays. - Author: Todd Haynes
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#17. Every man must find out for himself in what particular fashion he can be saved. - Author: Sigmund Freud
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#18. Species kill other species. Our species killing all species... Including the forest, and we just call it industry, not murder. - Author: Mickey Knox
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#19. I reserve the right to change my mind. But once I decide on something, I'm going to need a good reason to switch. - Author: Deacon Jones
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#20. That's what I love most about writers
they're such lousy actors. - Author: Vincent H. O'Neil
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#21. I can't sit on my bum very long in a movie theater seat, and when I'm directing, I always want to move the camera or edit. - Author: Tony Scott
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#22. Actors are all about entrances, but writers are all about exits. - Author: Vincent H. O'Neil
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#23. Before discovering theater, I was sloughing off and didn't have any passion for school. Then I couldn't get enough. All of a sudden, I was getting good parts in all of these plays. I just loved it. I started getting A's in acting, directing and technical theater. I found something that clicked. - Author: Gary Sinise
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#24. Whether I'm directing live action or animation, my responsibility is the same. I have an audience sitting in a theater with their popcorn, and I've got to show them a good time and make them feel something. - Author: Lee Unkrich
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#25. I never went to school for directing. I studied theater with a director. I followed plays to see how a director would talk to the actors. I tried to make my own school. - Author: Denis Villeneuve
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#26. I want to be remembered going off the front, not the other way. After winning my seventh king-of-the-mountains title and winning a stage on Bastille Day, I asked myself, 'What more can I do in cycling?' I want to go out at the top. - Author: Richard Virenque
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#27. What sets 'Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children' apart is Riggs's use of 'found' photographs as a spark of inspiration for the narrative. 'Found' describes art created from common objects that are not normally considered art. - Author: Claire Cameron
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#28. I don't know if people realize how hard I work, because sometimes people ask me for my secret. The truth is that I don't have any secrets apart from the fact that I've been directing theater and film for twenty years and trying at every stage to make my work better. - Author: Lucy Walker
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#29. When I was in high school, I was the guy directing plays after class. I started my first theater company at 19, and my second theater company at 21. I've always been a guy who doesn't do well with the passive nature of being an actor. - Author: Matthew Lillard
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