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Analogies between the stage and the screen assume that they deal with the same material. But they don't. The material of the scree ...
Listening to Thelonious Monk play I Surrender, Dear, or listening to Cecil Taylor play one of his own compositions, we are concern ...
And now behold the goddess seated on her throne ... receiving the adulation of her worshipper.... An adulation, which translated i ...
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 ...
A good performance, like a human life, is a temporal affair--a process in time. It is good as a whole through being good in its pa ...
As a particularly dramatic gesture, he throws wide his arms and whacks the side of the barn with the heavy cane he uses to stab at ...
Art to me was a state, it didn't need to be an accomplishment. By any of the standards of production, achievement, performance, I ...
What the statesman is most anxious to produce is a certain moral character in his fellow citizens, namely a disposition to virtue ...
"Theater of cruelty" means a theater difficult and cruel for myself first of all. And, on the level of performance, it is not the ...
There are people who think that wrestling is an ignoble sport. Wrestling is not sport, it is a spectacle, and it is no more ignobl ...
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