Look at the darkest hit musicals - Cabaret, West Side Story, Carousel - they are exuberant experiences. They send you out of the theater filled with music.
Quote by John Lithgow
John Lithgow Quotes
I have a lot of faith in people.
Up there with my awards, I have a great big statue of Groucho Marx, just...
The Broadway audience is made up of a greater percentage of tourists now. There's not...
In animation, there's this exhilarating moment of discovery when you see the film and you...
If you read in front of your kids, it's very likely that they'll become readers,...
I was in 20 Shakespearean plays by the time I was 20.
Time sneaks up on you like a windshield on a bug.
It's a very tough time for the playwright. Broadway has become almost a musical comedy...
I consider myself a very lucky actor that, approaching 60, I'm still employed and employable.
There's nothing like spending an evening with an audience every night.
For me, working on stage is much more exhausting than all the other mediums, but...
Everybody's a dreamer.
Shakespeare is like mother's milk to me.
Take care, be kind, be considerate of other people and other species, and be loving.
When you end a successful sitcom, the most sensible thing to do is go back...
I find I have to walk a little faster in public these days, but it's...
Academics tend to have wonderfully infantile senses of humor.
If it's well written and well directed and you've got good actors to work with,...
I gave up shame a long time ago.
I keep looking for things I haven't done yet.