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We all know that the theater and every play that comes to Broadway have within themselves, like the human being, the seed of self- ...
We live in a time which has created the art of the absurd. It is our art. It contains happenings, Pop art, camp, a theater of the ...
My turn of mind is so given to taking things in the absurd point of view, that it breaks out in spite of me every now and then.
Slavery is no scholar, no improver; it does not love the whistle of the railroad; it does not love the newspaper, the mail-bag, a ...
Idealistic producing is safe. Sensibly projected in the theater, the fine thing always does pay and always will.
In the motion-picture theater, the screen at rest is a neutral, shadowy blank; at rest, the fish-eye lens of the TV screen mirrors ...
In a play ... a psychological loop is established between performers and audience. Nothing like this can occur in a movie theater. ...
Listening to Thelonious Monk play I Surrender, Dear, or listening to Cecil Taylor play one of his own compositions, we are concern ...
In the theater the audience is generally riveted to a single angle of observation. The movie director, though, can rapidly shift f ...
I put on
the body-armor of black rubber
the absurd flippers
the grave and awkward mask.
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