Quotes are the most beautiful way to express your experience of your life. Theatre artists are known to play with words and they know the way to blend their life long experience in the industry into quotes. One 2 Theatre brought you this beautiful page with quotes of famous actors and theatre artists’ quotes. These quotes will give theatre artists a better growth and direction to work on their acting and direction.
"I enjoy theatre tremendously, and there's nothing like a live performance."
"Actors need a kind of aggression, a kind of inner force. Don't be only one-sided, sweet, nice, good. Get rid of being average. Find the killer in you."
"The way the world is, I think a silly evening in the theatre is a good thing, to take our minds off terror."
"Great theatre is about challenging how we think and encouraging us to fantasize about a world we aspire to."
"The word theatre comes from the Greeks. It means the seeing place. It is the place people come to see the truth about life and the social situation.”
"I like the challenge of trying different things and wondering whether it's going to work or whether I'm going to fall flat on my face."
"I love theatre, and you learn too much as an actor and enjoy too much of it not to want to go back a lot."
"If you want something from an audience, you give blood to their fantasies. It's the ultimate hustle."
"Create your own method. Don’t depend slavishly on mine. Make up something that will work for you! But keep breaking traditions, I beg you."
"Nothing was planned in my career. I just went with the flow and took everything that came to me. Selling potato chips was obvious, as it was a family business. When friends suggested I should try theatre, I gave it a shot. Then I did a lot of advertisements, and then movies happened."
“In theatre, once you’ve got the character and you’ve got things together, you can relax into it. Film has a different feel – you don’t get that through line of not stopping. Theatre is like a snowball gathering momentum and getting bigger, whereas in film, it’s a bit stop and start – but you do tend to adjust to that quite easily."
"When I think back on it, of course I got lucky and got great directors and good breaks but all that was the physical part. But what made me a star was that I could take a chance and not have anything to worry about in terms of losing."
"In Bollywood, if you work with a superstar, even if you are a newcomer, you become a superstar. That didn't happen with me."
"What Bollywood lacks is scripts. A lot of the films are copies of western films."
"I don't spend much time looking back at what happened. I do remember it, but I don't see any purpose of wanting to look back."
"Bollywood has always pampered heroes and treated actors as second class citizens. But, of late, it has realised that there has to be space for actors who can connect with people."
"As far as I know, if you take your time, write a good script and make a good film, then give the audience time, they will accept it.
"Much before I entered films, my dad walked into my room and saw me busy drawing something at 3 A.M. He stood there for some time and said, 'Whatever career choice you make, you are going to be successful.' I'll never forget those words. It gave me the confidence to be who I am today."
"I'm a realist. Where I come from, 'phenomenons' don't exist. I'm from a land where people make mistakes and try again, harder, faster; where negativity is not an option."