After a hiatus, Friday Arts Quotes are back!
“Rehearsing a play is making the word flesh. Publishing a play is reversing the process.” – Peter Shaffer
“I began my talk by saying that I had not written my plays for purposes of discussion. At once, I felt a ripple of panic run through the hall. I suddenly realised why. To everyone present, discussion was the whole point of drama. That was why the faculty had been endowed — that was why all those buildings had been put up! I had undermined the entire reason for their existence.” – Tom Stoppard
“If you want to help the American theater, don’t be an actress, be an audience. ” – Tallulah Bankhead