Quotes about theater

Will TV kill the theater? If the programs I have seen, save for "Kukla, Fran and Ollie," the ball games and the fights, are any cr iterion, ...

Tallulah Bankhead television theater

Since I am upon this Subject, I must observe that our English Poets have succeeded much better in the Stile, than in the Sentiment s of thei ...

Joseph Addison tragedy criticism theater

We have played this show everywhere except underwater. ...

Tallulah Bankhead theater

I have come to believe ... that the stage may do more than teach, that much of our current moral instruction will not endure the t est of be ...

Jane Addams theater teachers and teaching

As a perfect Tragedy is the noblest Production of human Nature, so it is capable of giving the Mind one of the most delightful and most impr ...

Joseph Addison tragedy criticism theater

The Taylor and the Painter often contribute to the Success of a Tragedy more than the Poet. Scenes affect ordinary Minds as much a s Speeche ...

Joseph Addison theater tragedy criticism

But there is nothing which delights and terrifies our English Theatre so much as a Ghost, especially when he appears in a bloody S hirt. A S ...

Joseph Addison theater ghosts terror

We find that Good and Evil happen alike to all Men on this Side of the Grave; and as the principle Design of Tragedy is to raise C ommiserat ...

Joseph Addison tragedy criticism theater

The artist's personality must be left in his dressing-room; his soul must be denuded of its own sensations and clothed with the ba se or nob ...

Sarah Bernhardt individuality actors acting theater

The English Writers of Tragedy are possessed with a Notion, that when they represent a virtuous or innocent Person in Distress, th ey ought ...

Joseph Addison tragedy criticism theater