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
It's a very tough time for the playwright. Broadway has become almost a musical comedy...
In animation, there's this exhilarating moment of discovery when you see the film and you...
I never get tired of hearing compliments.
I keep looking for things I haven't done yet.
I was in 20 Shakespearean plays by the time I was 20.
Time sneaks up on you like a windshield on a bug.
I'm very concerned for the future of the earth and its amazing creatures. We've got...
If it's well written and well directed and you've got good actors to work with,...
What you aspire to on a sitcom is the feeling of live comedy.
I'm a con artist in that I'm an actor. I make people believe something is...
I'd sleep under a Vermeer.
I find I have to walk a little faster in public these days, but it's...
I have a lot of faith in people.
I can't imagine doing an hour-long dramatic series because it's so much work. A sitcom...
Academics tend to have wonderfully infantile senses of humor.
Up there with my awards, I have a great big statue of Groucho Marx, just...
Shakespeare is like mother's milk to me.
I'm a fun father, but not a good father. The hard decisions always went to...
When you end a successful sitcom, the most sensible thing to do is go back...
Take care, be kind, be considerate of other people and other species, and be loving.