Quotes: theatrical

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  • Anna Pavlova
    Anna Pavlova
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    Although one may fail to find happiness in theatrical life, one never wishes to give it up after having once tasted its fruits.
  • Bradford Dillman sounded like a distinguished, phony theatrical name, so I kept it.
  • Anthony Trollope
    Anthony Trollope
    British writer 1815-1882
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    But then in novels the most indifferent hero comes out right at last. Some god comes out of a theatrical cloud and leaves the poor devil ten thousand-a-year and a title.
  • Bela Lugosi
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    Circumstances made me the theatrical personality I am, which many people believe is also a part of my personal life.
  • James Thurber
    James Thurber
    American cartoonist 1894-1961
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    From now on, I think it is safe to predict, neither the Democratic nor the Republican Party will ever nominate for President a candidate without good looks, stage presence, theatrical delivery, and a sense of timing.
  • Eric Hoffer
    Eric Hoffer
    American writer 1902-1983
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    Glory is largely a theatrical concept. There is no striving for glory without a vivid awareness of an audience.
  • Beah Richards
    Beah Richards
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    Having grown up in a racist culture where 2 and 2 are not 5, I have found life to be incredibly theatrical and theater to be profoundly lifeless.
  • Bille August
    Bille August
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    He considers the theatrical version of Fanny and Alexander an amputated version of what his original film was, and he doesn't really like the shorter film.
  • Andrew Morton
    Andrew Morton
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    He's a TV producer, a theatrical impresario, and he wants to be treated as Mr. Windsor but when the going gets rough he wants to be treated like a member of the Royal Family.
  • Ace Frehley
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    I had a feeling it was gonna work out because not only did I enjoy the music and hit it off with the guys, but I was into theatrical rock and was willing to wear makeup and do anything to make it.
  • Barry Humphries
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    In Edna, I created a satiric portrait of my hometown of Melbourne, a large provincial English city paradoxically in far Southeast Asia. She's a theatrical figure, related to vaudeville in some respects. She inhabits a world in which there are comparatively few female exponents of comedy.
  • Beau Willimon
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    In politics, it's very theatrical. There's a lot of stage craft. The campaign is trying to tell a story that they want people to believe in, and candidates are playing the role, like actors, by a creative personae that people will be attracted to.
  • Dan Cruickshank
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    In short, the building becomes a theatrical demonstration of its functional ideal. In this romanticism, high-tech architecture is, of course, no different in spirit - if totally different in form - from all the romantic architecture of the past.
  • Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
    Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
    French writer 1873-1954
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    January, month of empty pockets! Let us endure this evil month, anxious as a theatrical producer's forehead.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    Pornography is human imagination in tense theatrical action; its violations are a protest against the violations of our freedom by nature.
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