Acting doesn't have to be threadbare misery all the time.
Quote by Fiona Shaw
Fiona Shaw Quotes
I certainly had no intention of playing a man.
Even when they have nothing, the Irish emit a kind of happiness, a joy.
I would say the next imminent hot writers are often the writers from the decade...
The word democracy has no meaning. Duty has gone. Only rights remain.
I would love to write the story of my upbringing in Ireland.
A lot of Irish people perform. They perform in drawing rooms. They sing songs and...
I can hardly decide what plays I should be in.
I take the theater seriously in that I loathe it, I'm bored by it.
Irish people are educated not only about artistry but local history.
So I just play the character, I play the lines.
There's something about the Irish that is remarkable.
Theater dates very quickly.
Also, an area that interests me - and it will probably take years to state...
There once was a demographic survey done to determine if money was connected to happiness...
Once you've done one style, you leave it for a while.
My mother taught me to read.
Theater is dangerously open to repetition. It's exciting when you hit on a new way.
This whole tribal loyalty seems to have gone.
The Americans are very clear, and obsessed with nouns.
I just think that things should be allowed to run their course, and not turned...