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I've always just gone with the best role, and I don't care if it's in theater, film or television. (Quote by - Kristen Johnston)

Also watching a movie on DVD is different than watching it in the theater. (Quote by - Ivan Reitman)

In the theater, characters have to cut the umbilical cord from the writer and talk in their own voices. (Quote by - Irwin Shaw)

I've just taken the decision that I'm going to now go full time back into the theater. (Quote by - Trevor Nunn)

My father is an actor, so he brought me into his agency when I was young. It wasn't something I wanted to do until high school, when I started taking theater and really liked it. Then an agent found me and wanted me to come out to Los Angeles and give it a shot. I gave myself six months, but it only took me like a week to get a job. (Quote by - Jensen Ackles)

Well, I go to the theater today, and its curtain - there is no curtain in this play; the lights go down and go up - and we start. And I live this character for two hours. There are only two of us in the play. And It's a complete experience. (Quote by - Eli Wallach)

Theater is not to make a living, so I don't have the money pressure. (Quote by - Dianne Wiest)

I grew up in the theater and danced ballet atrociously. (Quote by - Maureen O'Hara)

I seemed to belong to three countries: I had an apartment in Paris, a house in Hollywood, and when I married British theater director Peter Hall, I moved to London. (Quote by - Leslie Caron)

Every now and then, when you're on stage, you hear the best sound a player can hear. It's a sound you can't get in movies or in television. It is the sound of a wonderful, deep silence that means you've hit them where they live. (Quote by - Shelley Winters)

I didn't think that a career in theater was very realistic so I thought the only thing I could make money doing and still be somewhat artistic was, god help me, advertising. (Quote by - Liev Schreiber)

I've never had any feeling of disconnection between the classical theater, or the contemporary theater, or musical theater, or the thing that we call opera. (Quote by - Trevor Nunn)

Doing that, then doing a lot of theater, which I love. Doing guest stars, did two independent films that are going around to all these festivals. Both of them are going to be at the Lake Tahoe Film Festival. (Quote by - Austin Peck)

I started out to be a painter and was born into the theater. (Quote by - Vincente Minnelli)

When I owned the theater, I had the Glen Miller Orchestra. I had 20 girls singing and dancing. I had a cast of characters. It was a big group production, as well as ushers, ticket takers. (Quote by - Bobby Vinton)

I'm set to have my best year ever: I'm hiring some acts and there will be a show in the morning, in the afternoon and in the evening. I'm going to use my theater to its fullest potential. (Quote by - Mickey Gilley)

You know, when we were kids, we had to go to a theater to see a movie. And then television came in and you had to wait until midnight to see the one you wanted to see. Now, all you've got to do is go to a store and buy it and you can watch it whenever you want! (Quote by - John Zorn)

When you end a successful sitcom, the most sensible thing to do is go back to the theater. (Quote by - John Lithgow)

There's something about the theater which makes my fingertips tingle. (Quote by - Wole Soyinka)

In the middle 1940s... I heard everyone live. Painting, the theater; everything was happening. It was an exciting time when New York was the place to be. (Quote by - Bill Dixon)

A talent for drama is not a talent for writing, but is an ability to articulate human relationships. (Quote by - Gore Vidal)

The stage is not merely the meeting place of all the arts, but is also the return of art to life. (Quote by - Oscar Wilde)

The talent that I was blessed with was really for the theater. (Quote by - David Hasselhoff )

Corporate Hollywood thinks I'm a geek to go back and do theater. They don't understand why I don't want to be a movie star, why I'm not pursuing Mel Gibson's roles. (Quote by - William Petersen)

I just like the continue doing what I've been doing. A melange of funny, straight drama, television, movies, a little theater here and there wouldn't hurt. So if I can keep doing that, I'll be a very happy person. (Quote by - Mary Tyler Moore)


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