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.
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John Lithgow Quotes
I can't imagine doing an hour-long dramatic series because it's so much work. A sitcom...
Up there with my awards, I have a great big statue of Groucho Marx, just...
I'd sleep under a Vermeer.
In animation, there's this exhilarating moment of discovery when you see the film and you...
It's a very tough time for the playwright. Broadway has become almost a musical comedy...
I have a lot of faith in people.
I gave up shame a long time ago.
Academics tend to have wonderfully infantile senses of humor.
Everybody's a dreamer.
I never get tired of hearing compliments.
I keep looking for things I haven't done yet.
For me, working on stage is much more exhausting than all the other mediums, but...
I'm very concerned for the future of the earth and its amazing creatures. We've got...
There's nothing like spending an evening with an audience every night.
If you read in front of your kids, it's very likely that they'll become readers,...
Time sneaks up on you like a windshield on a bug.
I find I have to walk a little faster in public these days, but it's...
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...
If it's well written and well directed and you've got good actors to work with,...