It's a very tough time for the playwright. Broadway has become almost a musical comedy theme park with all these long-running shows.
Quote by John Lithgow
John Lithgow Quotes
I'm very concerned for the future of the earth and its amazing creatures. We've got...
Academics tend to have wonderfully infantile senses of humor.
I was in 20 Shakespearean plays by the time I was 20.
For me, working on stage is much more exhausting than all the other mediums, but...
Take care, be kind, be considerate of other people and other species, and be loving.
I'm a fun father, but not a good father. The hard decisions always went to...
What you aspire to on a sitcom is the feeling of live comedy.
The Broadway audience is made up of a greater percentage of tourists now. There's not...
I can't imagine doing an hour-long dramatic series because it's so much work. A sitcom...
When you end a successful sitcom, the most sensible thing to do is go back...
I have a lot of faith in people.
I'm a con artist in that I'm an actor. I make people believe something is...
Look at the darkest hit musicals - Cabaret, West Side Story, Carousel - they are...
I keep looking for things I haven't done yet.
I gave up shame a long time ago.
If you read in front of your kids, it's very likely that they'll become readers,...
If it's well written and well directed and you've got good actors to work with,...
Time sneaks up on you like a windshield on a bug.
There's nothing like spending an evening with an audience every night.
I'd sleep under a Vermeer.