Quotations that match 'audience'.

The running across the field thing, that was the first scene we shot in the movie. We asked the audience to stay for the scene, and 37,000 people stayed. Jimmy Fallon
[ Across Asked Audience Field First Movie Running Scene Shot Stay Stayed Thing]
No producer should revive a play unless they have a very good reason for it. I think there's quite enough about a good play to make it available to new audiences. Timothy West
[ Audiences Available Enough Good Make New Play Producer Quite Reason Revive Should Think Unless Very]
What we're doing with Band of Brothers is trying to put it into human terms, so it is not just a flickering, black and white myth on a screen, it is a resonant story. I want the audience to recognize themselves in these men. They're not just mythic heroes. Tom Hanks
[ Audience Band Black Brothers Doing Flickering Heroes Human Into Just Men Myth Mythic Put Recognize Resonant Screen Story Terms Themselves These Trying Want White]
I know that when I make a record like The Delivery Man as a contrast to even Il Sogno, this is going to reach a wider audience, because it communicates in that very direct way. Elvis Costello
[ Audience Because Communicates Contrast Delivery Direct Even Going Il Know Make Man Reach Record Very Way Wider]
I'm doing 5000 seat theaters and audiences are going nuts, it's fantastic and it makes me very happy. I'm dirty, but not like this; I just do comedy that I find funny. I'm working on a new tv show for cable and it's not set up yet. Bob Saget
[ Audiences Cable Comedy Dirty Doing Fantastic Find Funny Going Happy Just Makes New Nuts Seat Set Show Theaters Tv Up Very Working Yet]
My audience is the baby-boomers, the bulk of the population. This is also a group that is being ignored by most record companies because they're not the Top 40 hit singles market. They forget these people still listen to music. Helen Reddy
[ Also Audience Because Being Bulk Companies Forget Group Hit Ignored Listen Market Most Music Population Record Singles Still These Top]
Usually the audience has no idea that the censored version of whatever movie they're watching isn't the original. Todd Solondz
[ Audience Censored Idea Movie Original Usually Version Watching Whatever]
You see, the interesting thing about books, as opposed, say, to films, is that it's always just one person encountering the book, it's not an audience, it's one to one. Paul Auster
[ Always Audience Book Books Encountering Films Interesting Just Opposed Person Say See Thing]
Few speeches which have produced an electrical effect on an audience can bear the colourless photography of a printed record. Archibald Philip Primrose
[ Audience Bear Effect Electrical Few Photography Printed Produced Record Speeches Which]
I feel a big obligation to the audience, almost in a moral sense, to say something useful. If I'm going to spend a year of my life on these things, I want something that I feel that strongly about. Harold Ramis
[ Almost Audience Big Feel Going Life Moral Obligation Say Sense Something Spend Strongly These Things Useful Want Year]
The quality of CGI, audiences are now so used to it. They don't know what is CGI and what is real. Jan de Bont
[ Audiences Cgi Know Now Quality Real Used]
The relationship with a live audience seems to me to count for more. Cyril Cusack
[ Audience Count Live More Relationship Seems]
I view myself primarily as a trial lawyer who happens to be writing, as opposed to a writer who happens to be a trial lawyer, so the audience is like a jury to me. Vincent Bugliosi
[ Audience Happens Jury Lawyer Myself Opposed Primarily Trial View Writer Writing]
With a theatre audience there's always the additional sense of a sustained challenge of which I'm acutely aware and for which you need to have the tools ready - your voice, physicality, brain. Greta Scacchi
[ Acutely Additional Always Audience Aware Brain Challenge Need Physicality Ready Sense Sustained Theatre Tools Voice Which Your]
The trick is to have my own particular taste and feel for the theater to audiences who have been used to one particular style and taste for nearly 40 years. Michael Ritchie
[ Audiences Been Feel Nearly Own Particular Style Taste Theater Trick Used Years]
The sheer force of the music calls for a wild audience reaction. Emanuel Ax
[ Audience Calls Force Music Reaction Sheer Wild]
It crossed our minds early on that the more an audience cared - we were working before, on average, 240, live people. If you could get them caring - the more they cared, the harder they laughed. Norman Lear
[ Audience Average Before Cared Caring Could Crossed Early Get Harder Laughed Live Minds More Our Them Were Working]
I don't know what an audience wants to see but I know what I like to see. Paul Guilfoyle
[ Audience Know See Wants]
It makes sense that whatever the topic is, it's more compelling if you can provide the audience with a range of perspectives, and you can cross disciplines. And you don't have to control what people take out of it. Bernice Johnson Reagon
[ Audience Compelling Control Cross Disciplines Makes More Out Perspectives Provide Range Sense Take Topic Whatever]
You instinctively discover how to entertain an audience. Anna Held
[ Audience Discover Entertain How Instinctively]
I'm a firm believer that character is highly overrated. Character is a trick that we do with the audience's collusion. William H. Macy
[ Audience Believer Character Collusion Firm Highly Overrated Trick]
I don't believe in elitism. I don't think the audience is this dumb person lower than me. I am the audience. Quentin Tarantino
[ Am Audience Believe Dumb Elitism Lower Person Than Think]
Though I acted in hundreds of productions, appeared at the Guthrie Theatre and on Broadway in Amadeus, I discovered in my thirties that I didn't really like stage acting. The presence of the audience, the eight shows a week and the possibility of a long run were all unnatural to me. Fred Melamed
[ Acted Acting Amadeus Appeared Audience Broadway Discovered Eight Guthrie Hundreds Long Possibility Presence Productions Really Run Shows Stage Theatre Thirties Though Unnatural Week Were]
If you ask questions that interest you, you'll get answers that interest your audience. Kurt Loder
[ Answers Ask Audience Get Interest Questions Your]
The only reason we wore sunglasses onstage was because we couldn't stand the sight of the audience. John Cale
[ Audience Because Only Onstage Reason Sight Stand Sunglasses Wore]
I like it when you read a script and there's the part that you show to the other characters and then there's the part that only the audience knows. Anjelica Huston
[ Audience Characters Knows Only Other Part Read Script Show Then]
The interesting thing about movies, it's not always - y'know, you have to have structure etc and all those things, but an audience responds, in many ways, we walk away and certain things stay in our heads that are memorable. Barry Levinson
[ Always Audience Away Certain Etc Heads Interesting Know Many Memorable Movies Our Responds Stay Structure Thing Things Those Walk Ways]
In those days a concert was a personal experience. I wanted to be as close as possible to the audience, and of course big stadiums didn't enable you to do that. It wasn't my style. Cat Stevens
[ Audience Big Close Concert Course Days Enable Experience Personal Possible Stadiums Style Those Wanted]
With it adult political audiences abandoned cinemas. In their place appeared a void. That previous political audience migrated to the seats in front of their TV. Andrzej Wajda
[ Abandoned Adult Appeared Audience Audiences Cinemas Front Place Political Previous Seats Their Tv Void]
Everybody that you could name would join in our audiences from, Laguardia on down. Everybody came. Everybody came to the Cotton Club. Cab Calloway
[ Audiences Came Club Cotton Could Down Everybody Join Name Our Would]
Lead the audience by the nose to the thought. Laurence Olivier
[ Audience Lead Nose Thought]
When you stand up acoustic in front of an audience, you really are a man without any clothes on. And that can be fun - it depends how much of an exhibitionist you are, I suppose. I quite enjoy it. Richard Thompson
[ Acoustic Any Audience Clothes Depends Enjoy Exhibitionist Front Fun How Man Much Quite Really Stand Suppose Up Without]
Being a songwriter does not rely on an audience or other band members or a camera. I can just sit in a room and write songs. Rick Springfield
[ Audience Band Being Camera Does Just Members Other Rely Room Sit Songs Songwriter Write]
If you aim at anything lower that is expecting your audience to be really alert and aware, then you're going to be caught out sooner or later as a composer. Peter Maxwell Davies
[ Aim Alert Anything Audience Aware Caught Composer Expecting Going Later Lower Out Really Sooner Then Your]
When you're singing you can hear the echo of people in the audience singing every single word with you, and that was that big dream that I had for myself. It's happening. Taylor Swift
[ Audience Big Dream Echo Every Had Happening Hear Myself Singing Single Word]
I almost never try to make the audience comfortable. I wouldn't want that if I were in the audience. Carter Burwell
[ Almost Audience Comfortable Make Never Try Want Were]
You can sway an audience if you win the women over. The gentlemen will follow 'cause they can be so foolish like that at times, they are easily led. Johnny Vegas
[ Audience Cause Easily Follow Foolish Gentlemen Led Over Sway Times Will Win Women]
Audiences are audiences. Theodore Bikel
[ Audiences]
Cinemas gained new young audiences who wanted films made for them. Andrzej Wajda
[ Audiences Cinemas Films Gained Made New Them Wanted Young]
My intended audience was everybody. I just want to make cartoons for human beings. John Kricfalusi
[ Audience Beings Cartoons Everybody Human Intended Just Make Want]
The target audience goes back to conception. That means pre-natal care, safe delivery, post-natal screening, and the ordinary stuff you do in pediatrics. C. Everett Koop
[ Audience Back Care Conception Delivery Goes Means Ordinary Safe Screening Stuff Target]
I don't feel the obligation to have a big explosion in the first 20 seconds so the audience doesn't turn on another channel. We are trying to make something that looks like a feature film that was bought for television and I think we are succeeding. Tom Selleck
[ Another Audience Big Bought Channel Explosion Feature Feel Film First Looks Make Obligation Seconds Something Succeeding Television Think Trying Turn]
That audience is there for me. GG Allin
[ Audience]
If the laughter of the audience was malicious we wouldn't show it. Denis Norden
[ Audience Laughter Malicious Show]
The difference between a theatre with and without an audience is enormous. There is a palpable, critical energy created by the presence of the audience. Andy Goldsworthy
[ Audience Between Created Critical Difference Energy Enormous Palpable Presence Theatre Without]
What I wanted to do was to get that sense of being in touch with this lost world while holding onto what draws readers and audiences there in the first place. Stephen Greenblatt
[ Audiences Being Draws First Get Holding Lost Onto Place Readers Sense Touch Wanted While World]
When I look out at the audience at some of our shows, I think we are reaching a younger audience... I see lots of people in their 30s and 40s, but I also see a lot of people in their young and middle teens, and that's definitely reassuring. Alex Lifeson
[ Also Audience Definitely Look Lot Lots Middle Our Out Reaching Reassuring See Shows Some Teens Their Think Young Younger]
I won't miss Grissom. It was a complete life for me that's reached its end, and it's reached it in the right way, I think. So I won't miss Grissom. And I hope that the audience won't miss him either. William Petersen
[ Audience Complete Either End Grissom Him Hope Life Miss Reached Right Think Way Won]
I don't make movies because I think audiences will want to go see them. Jerry Bruckheimer
[ Audiences Because Go Make Movies See Them Think Want Will]
I think they could of recast the children, I heard of people wanting to do something like that. That would be a nice little show to do but you know that show was of the 80's, I don't think the audience mind set is in that direction any longer. Larry Hagman
[ Any Audience Children Could Direction Heard Know Little Longer Mind Nice Set Show Something Think Wanting Would]
If you don't have a story that will hold the audience, you won't have a successful show. Dorothy Fields
[ Audience Hold Show Story Successful Will Won]
Some writers take to drink, others take to audiences. Gore Vidal
[ Audiences Drink Others Some Take Writers]
I was always concerned with writing to my age at a particular moment. That was the way I would keep faith with the audience that supported me as I went along. Bruce Springsteen
[ Age Along Always Audience Concerned Faith Keep Moment Particular Supported Way Went Would Writing]
I liked working in a series, going to work every day and not having to leave town for long locations. I was producing them and building an audience. Robert Wagner
[ Audience Building Day Every Going Having Leave Liked Locations Long Producing Series Them Town Work Working]
I want my audience to know me for my work, not because of who I'm dating or what drugs I'm on or what club I went to. Shia LaBeouf
[ Audience Because Club Dating Know Want Went Work]
My brother was a great audience, and if he liked the picture, he would laugh and laugh and laugh, and he would want to keep the picture. Making people laugh with an image I had created... what power that was! Lynn Johnston
[ Audience Brother Created Great Had Image Keep Laugh Liked Making Picture Power Want Would]
An audience is never wrong. An individual member of it may be an imbecile, but a thousand imbeciles together in the dark - that is critical genius. Billy Wilder
[ Audience Critical Dark Genius Imbecile Imbeciles Individual May Member Never Thousand Together Wrong]
Stage is about imperfections and working with them, whether it be from you or the audience. Katherine Moennig
[ Audience Imperfections Stage Them Whether Working]
The sound is the key; audiences will accept visual discontinuity much more easily than they'll accept jumps in the sound. If the track makes sense, you can do almost anything visually. Paul Hirsch
[ Accept Almost Anything Audiences Discontinuity Easily Jumps Key Makes More Much Sense Sound Than Track Visual Visually Will]
And who knows? Somewhere out there in this audience may even be someone who will one day follow my footsteps, and preside over the White House as the president's spouse. I wish him well! Barbara Bush
[ Audience Day Even Follow Footsteps Him House Knows May Out Over Preside President Someone Somewhere Spouse Well White Will Wish]
Animation is the one type of movie that really does play for the entire audience. Our challenge is to make stories that connect for kids and adults. John Lasseter
[ Adults Animation Audience Challenge Connect Does Entire Kids Make Movie Our Play Really Stories Type]
I love doing theater so much - being in front of an audience and seeing how a character grows and develops with every performance. Jerry Hall
[ Audience Being Character Develops Doing Every Front Grows How Love Much Performance Seeing Theater]
The reason that conservative talk radio works is because there is an audience for it. Paul Weyrich
[ Audience Because Conservative Radio Reason Talk Works]
All of the material for The Fine Line was created via improvisation with my partner, but not in front of an audience. We'd continue to refine it in front of an audience based on their responses until it was set and scripted. Douglas Wood
[ Audience Based Continue Created Fine Front Improvisation Line Material Partner Refine Responses Scripted Set Their Until Via]
Would Hamlet have felt the delicious fascination of suicide if he hadn't had an audience, and lines to speak? Jean Genet
[ Audience Delicious Fascination Felt Had Hadn Hamlet Lines Speak Suicide Would]
If something is successful with the audience, it's automatically suspect; the reverse is to say that not to reach audiences is the greatest compliment an artist can receive! Carlisle Floyd
[ Artist Audience Audiences Automatically Compliment Greatest Reach Receive Reverse Say Something Successful Suspect]
I think the composer and production staff of an opera have a real responsibility to use visual elements of all kinds to make clear to the American audience, at any rate, exactly what is going on. John Eaton
[ American Any Audience Clear Composer Elements Exactly Going Kinds Make Opera Production Rate Real Responsibility Staff Think Use Visual]
But I got an audience that knows what I do. They usually show up, so I usually do pretty good. Mose Allison
[ Audience Good Got Knows Pretty Show Up Usually]
When I sing, I feel like when you're first in love. It's more than sex. It's that point two people can get to they call love, when you really touch someone for the first time, but it's gigantic, multiplied by the whole audience. I feel chills. Janis Joplin
[ Audience Call Chills Feel First Get Gigantic Love More Multiplied Point Really Sex Sing Someone Than Time Touch Two Whole]
And I think that when I play these villains, maybe what is different is that the audience sees me play these and they know that that's Chris and he's having fun and he knows that and he knows that and you know that and everybody knows that. Christopher Walken
[ Audience Chris Different Everybody Fun Having Know Knows Maybe Play Sees These Think Villains]
Rehearsals and screening rooms are often unreliable because they can't provide the chemistry between an audience and what appears on the stage or screen. Gene Tierney
[ Appears Audience Because Between Chemistry Often Provide Rehearsals Rooms Screen Screening Stage Unreliable]
There's no attempt to manipulate the audience. We made our choice at the start. Stephen Hopkins
[ Attempt Audience Choice Made Manipulate Our Start]
As the audiences got larger, the participation got larger. And I found myself in Dallas, and 20,000 people were singing 'Madonna Whore' back at me. I thought... this is really a great thing. They wanted to hear it really badly, and here they are. Cyndi Lauper
[ Audiences Back Badly Dallas Found Got Great Hear Here Larger Madonna Myself Participation Really Singing Thing Thought Wanted Were]
I also want to return to doing stand-up. I've become frightened of live audiences. This is a really telling sign that I need to go back on the comedy circuit again. Johnny Vegas
[ Again Also Audiences Back Become Circuit Comedy Doing Frightened Go Live Need Really Return Sign Stand-Up Telling Want]
My audience was my life. What I did and how I did it, was all for my audience. Cab Calloway
[ Audience Did How Life]
I've never seen a schedule where you just go in two hours almost every day of the week and then all day on one day. Then you shoot it at night with an audience and you're out of there. Lee Majors
[ Almost Audience Day Every Go Hours Just Never Night Out Schedule Seen Shoot Then Two Week Where]
Audiences deserve better. Leonard Maltin
[ Audiences Better Deserve]
I'm looking for the truth. The audience doesn't come to see you, they come to see themselves. Julianna Moore
[ Audience Come Looking See Themselves Truth]
Audiences like to see the bad guys get their comeuppance. Charles Bronson
[ Audiences Bad Get Guys See Their]
We like Batman - we understand him, we suffer with him. On the other hand, we want to be Superman. But they're conflicting philosophies. Let's bring them together in one movie and see how we, as an audience, wrestle with our inner demons. Wolfgang Petersen
[ Audience Batman Bring Conflicting Demons Hand Him How Inner Movie Other Our Philosophies See Suffer Superman Them Together Understand Want Wrestle]
When we started, we knew the show was going to be hit or miss, and we needed to find a core audience to really make us survive. And I think we've been able to do that. Jensen Ackles
[ Able Audience Been Core Find Going Hit Knew Make Miss Needed Really Show Started Survive Think Us]
You know, we have our own audience, and it's not like - they just know we're not going to do certain things. Kim Gordon
[ Audience Certain Going Just Know Our Own Things]
Stadium rock and commercial rock are the opposite of what poetry needs. An audience of around 200 is ideal for poetry. Adrian Mitchell
[ Around Audience Commercial Ideal Needs Opposite Poetry Rock Stadium]
I think there was a sense that the impact was being lost because the audience was so familiar with the form. You combine that with people's attention spans, which are clearly conditioned to be shorter now, and there's a need to vary the paradigm. Jim Lampley
[ Attention Audience Because Being Clearly Combine Conditioned Familiar Form Impact Lost Need Now Paradigm Sense Shorter Spans Think Vary Which]
When I'm makin' lectures to these universities, I tell 'em I like that little building because when I run short a audience, if I can get three people in there I've got a good crowd. Howard Finster
[ Audience Because Building Crowd Em Get Good Got Lectures Little Makin Run Short Tell These Three Universities]
I try not to think too much about what the audience is thinking and what they think I should do. Kim Gordon
[ Audience Much Should Think Thinking Too Try]
The matinee audiences are different because they're mostly kids, a great percentage kids. So they respond to everything differently, but I understand what they do respond to. Rue McClanahan
[ Audiences Because Different Differently Everything Great Kids Mostly Percentage Respond Understand]
The success of the second 'Austin Powers' caught us by surprise a little bit. We had decided not to do even a second one, unless the audience wanted it and we could do something better. Jay Roach
[ Audience Austin Better Bit Caught Could Decided Even Had Little Powers Second Something Success Surprise Unless Us Wanted]
An actress who has the gift of swaying the emotions of an audience, of compelling tribute of tears, or of moving the public to joyous merriment, cannot always be satisfied to set aside her whole career, in the work that she loves, simply because she is married. Billie Burke
[ Actress Always Aside Audience Because Cannot Career Compelling Emotions Gift Her Joyous Loves Married Merriment Moving Public Satisfied Set She Simply Tears Tribute Whole Work]
I don't know if I'd want to do that anymore, because you always get bigger laughs on college campuses. So, when the film plays in front of a city audience, you've probably cut too loosely. David Zucker
[ Always Anymore Audience Because Bigger Campuses City College Cut Film Front Get Know Laughs Loosely Plays Probably Too Want]
Suddenly we saw that you could do plays about real life, and people had been doing them for some time, but they weren't always getting to the audiences. They were performed in little, tiny, theatres. Timothy West
[ Always Audiences Been Could Doing Getting Had Life Little Performed Plays Real Saw Some Suddenly Theatres Them Time Tiny Were Weren]
You can do really slow movements with it, like zooming in for a minute and a half. The audience isn't aware that the camera has moved, but there's subconscious tension there. Mike Figgis
[ Audience Aware Camera Half Minute Moved Movements Really Slow Subconscious Tension]
One of the speakers asked how many women had been harassed or abused sexually in their life? There were thousands of women in the audience, and almost every one of them raised her hand. Cheryl James
[ Abused Almost Asked Audience Been Every Had Hand Harassed Her How Life Many Raised Sexually Speakers Their Them Thousands Were Women]
Though I am still very vulnerable to audiences - and it happens all the time - where for some reason the energy doesn't connect and, since the film is very personal, obviously I am made to feel very vulnerable by that. Atom Egoyan
[ Am Audiences Connect Energy Feel Film Happens Made Obviously Personal Reason Since Some Still Though Time Very Vulnerable Where]
If you make a movie about Elizabeth I, how much of the dialogue is her real words? Audiences know when they go see a movie that it is fiction. Jean-Jacques Annaud
[ Audiences Dialogue Elizabeth Fiction Go Her How Know Make Movie Much Real See Words]
I always worried I'd forget my lines or say the wrong words or the audience would laugh in the wrong places. Lawrence Welk
[ Always Audience Forget Laugh Lines Places Say Words Worried Would Wrong]
I am evidence that you don't have to sell a lot of records or succeed in the usual way to have a big audience and a job. Leo Kottke
[ Am Audience Big Evidence Job Lot Records Sell Succeed Usual Way]
If I produce it, I will stage it as a performance. A small audience will be invited; rehearsals of the sections will be done in the mornings, and those sections will be recorded in the afternoons. Bill Dixon
[ Afternoons Audience Done Invited Mornings Performance Produce Recorded Rehearsals Sections Small Stage Those Will]
My audience is going to die before I do. Sarah Vowell
[ Audience Before Die Going]
Tell the audience what you're going to say, say it; then tell them what you've said. Dale Carnegie
[ Audience Going Said Say Tell Them Then]
The first year I started in San Francisco, there was an American work on every program and there's been a lot of music by living composers and gradually that was part of the process of getting the audience really to trust me. Michael Tilson Thomas
[ American Audience Been Composers Every First Francisco Getting Gradually Living Lot Music Part Process Program Really San Started Trust Work Year]
I've always seen it as the role of an artist to drag his inside out, give the audience all you've got. Writers, actors, singers, all good artists do the same. It isn't supposed to be easy. Henry Rollins
[ Actors Always Artist Artists Audience Drag Easy Give Good Got His Inside Out Role Same Seen Singers Supposed Writers]
25, 30 years ago, that meant something, they were making some money. And they were doing all sorts of comedy, screaming at the audience, basically crowd control. And then there was the whole urban comedy scene. Bob Saget
[ Ago Audience Basically Comedy Control Crowd Doing Making Meant Money Scene Screaming Some Something Sorts Then Urban Were Whole Years]
So many roles for women demand that you make the audience fall in love with you or sympathise with you. Felicity Kendal
[ Audience Demand Fall Love Make Many Roles Women]
I've made a connection with the television audience by being a proud Latino man. I am passionate for what I do, courageous in the face of peril, honest and straightforward. Geraldo Rivera
[ Am Audience Being Connection Courageous Face Honest Latino Made Man Passionate Peril Proud Straightforward Television]
People fantasize about being a hero and helping someone in trouble. Batman is that fantasy realized-not just for Bruce Wayne, but for the audience. Inwardly, Bruce Wayne is still an adolescent watching his parents being murdered. That will never leave him. And people really relate to that. Kevin Conroy
[ Adolescent Audience Batman Being Bruce Fantasize Fantasy Helping Hero Him His Inwardly Just Leave Murdered Never Parents Really Relate Someone Still Trouble Watching Wayne Will]
They're getting more and more experience on what to expect, and the Hellboy audience is such a faithful and fanatic audience as I am, and you have to really be very open about what you do. Guillermo del Toro
[ Am Audience Expect Experience Faithful Fanatic Getting More Open Really Such Very]
My wife is my first audience. She's a tough lady, so I can't say that I ever scare her. Except, of course, when she sees me the way I look before breakfast. Dean Koontz
[ Audience Before Breakfast Course Ever Except First Her Lady Look Say Scare Sees She Tough Way Wife]
I try to do as many stunts as they'll let me do. I think it's important for an audience to feel that the actor's really doing it. Nicolas Cage
[ Actor Audience Doing Feel Important Many Really Stunts Think Try]
I love playing live, I don't like studios all that much. I need the reaction of the audience. Gavin Rossdale
[ Audience Live Love Much Need Playing Reaction Studios]
It wasn't so much that I was all alone on stage, but it was the realization of how much you need the response-you need the audience to tell you where to go. Loretta Swit
[ Alone Audience Go How Much Need Realization Stage Tell Where]
Over the years, I've been trying to build a relationship with an audience. I've tried to maintain as much of a low profile as I could so that those characters would emerge and their relationship with audiences would be protected. Kevin Spacey
[ Audience Audiences Been Build Characters Could Emerge Low Maintain Much Over Profile Protected Relationship Their Those Tried Trying Would Years]
I am a typed director. If I made Cinderella, the audience would immediately be looking for a body in the coach. Alfred Hitchcock
[ Am Audience Body Cinderella Coach Director Immediately Looking Made Typed Would]
When I got to filmmaking, the most democratic of environments where anybody could say anything, those were the best environments, but what you don't want to assume is that you know what the audience is thinking. Rick Moranis
[ Anybody Anything Assume Audience Best Could Democratic Environments Filmmaking Got Know Most Say Thinking Those Want Were Where]
If the audience doesn't like it, usually they're just silent. But they've never all walked out at once. Mark Russell
[ Audience Just Never Once Out Silent Usually Walked]
The audience is the camera. I don't want the audience to sit and watch, I want it to move. King Hu
[ Audience Camera Move Sit Want Watch]
One does not devote one's life in art to shock an audience. Richard Foreman
[ Art Audience Devote Does Life Shock]
I wonder if that's hurt me at the box office. Maybe audiences these days want to know exactly what to expect when they go into a movie, and my movies are hard to explain in just one way. Paul Mazursky
[ Audiences Box Days Exactly Expect Explain Go Hard Hurt Into Just Know Maybe Movie Movies Office These Want Way Wonder]
Our profile was pretty low, deliberately so. Our constituents were a relatively small audience. Hilary Rosen
[ Audience Constituents Deliberately Low Our Pretty Profile Relatively Small Were]
Not content to have the audience in the palm of his hand, he goes one further and clinches his fist. Kenneth Tynan
[ Audience Content Fist Further Goes Hand His Palm]
When the audience leaves, I'd like them to feel positive when they go. Juice Newton
[ Audience Feel Go Leaves Positive Them]
It is true that the poet does not directly address his neighbors; but he does address a great congress of persons who dwell at the back of his mind, a congress of all those who have taught him and whom he has admired; they constitute his ideal audience and his better self. Richard Wilbur
[ Address Admired Audience Back Better Congress Constitute Directly Does Dwell Great Him His Ideal Mind Neighbors Persons Poet Self Taught Those True Whom]
Actors should be overheard, not listened to, and the audience is 50 percent of the performance. Shirley Booth
[ Actors Audience Listened Overheard Percent Performance Should]
If you want to make an audience laugh, you dress a man up like an old lady and push her down the stairs. If you want to make comedy writers laugh, you push an actual old lady down the stairs. Tina Fey
[ Actual Audience Comedy Down Dress Her Lady Laugh Make Man Old Push Stairs Up Want Writers]
When something is moving you get that intake of breath and that stillness from the audience. Theodore Bikel
[ Audience Breath Get Intake Moving Something Stillness]
When we were trying to get the money for Driving Miss Daisy, everyone kept saying no one could direct it well enough to entertain an audience for 100 minutes essentially watching three people chatting in the kitchen. Bruce Beresford
[ Audience Chatting Could Daisy Direct Driving Enough Entertain Essentially Everyone Get Kept Kitchen Minutes Miss Money Saying Three Trying Watching Well Were]
You would give up your career if you lost your voice for good, or if the impresarios stopped calling, or the audiences stopped coming. But as long as those things are there, I don't plan to stop. There is nothing that makes me feel better than to be with my public. Celia Cruz
[ Audiences Better Calling Career Coming Feel Give Good Long Lost Makes Nothing Plan Public Stop Stopped Than Things Those Up Voice Would Your]
I want to keep audiences off balance, so they don't know who I am or how to take me. If I duck and weave, as Frank Bruno might say, I'll have a longer shelf life. Robert Carlyle
[ Am Audiences Balance Bruno Duck Frank How Keep Know Life Longer Might Off Say Shelf Take Want Weave]
For me to go back and to play for audiences some of whom have been following me for thirty years and some who have found me in the last five or six years, that's really an interesting thing. I have an audience that goes from kids to seventy year olds. David Cassidy
[ Audience Audiences Back Been Five Following Found Go Goes Interesting Kids Last Olds Play Really Seventy Six Some Thing Thirty Whom Year Years]
One blob of red in the wrong place and the audience isn't looking at the hero, they're looking at a patch of curtain (or something similar) and your whole effect is lost. Terence Fisher
[ Audience Curtain Effect Hero Looking Lost Patch Place Red Similar Something Whole Wrong Your]
Artificial Intelligence leaves no doubt that it wants its audiences to enter a realm of pure fantasy when it identifies one of the last remaining islands of civilization as New Jersey. Godfried Danneels
[ Artificial Audiences Civilization Doubt Enter Fantasy Identifies Intelligence Islands Jersey Last Leaves New Pure Realm Remaining Wants]
The audience is the best judge of anything. They cannot be lied to. Truth brings them closer. A moment that lags - they're gonna cough. Barbra Streisand
[ Anything Audience Best Brings Cannot Closer Cough Gonna Judge Lags Lied Moment Them Truth]
You always try to work for your audience, to entertain them, but that being said, obviously, within the studio system you feel the sense of responsibility to the bank. Phillip Noyce
[ Always Audience Bank Being Entertain Feel Obviously Responsibility Said Sense Studio System Them Try Within Work Your]
Our audience is all the girls who made Britney a huge star. Those are the girls who bought the book. I didn't read the book at first. I read the script just to see what I would think of the script and I really liked it. Virginia Madsen
[ Audience Book Bought Britney First Girls Huge Just Liked Made Our Read Really Script See Star Think Those Would]
There's probably a way to use that great content and to live under the radar now and then in order to reach a new audience. That's the thinking I'm talking about. John Tesh
[ Audience Content Great Live New Now Order Probably Radar Reach Talking Then Thinking Under Use Way]
Most actors spend a lot of time training themselves to be an actor. And I kind of didn't do that. I just started doin' it in front of an audience and had to deliver. David Carradine
[ Actor Actors Audience Deliver Doin Front Had Just Kind Lot Most Spend Started Themselves Time Training]
Given that there was that era of girl group music and it's still very popular, but I think if you looked at the chart from that time you would see many more men on it. Because the industry, they were catering to young girls. I mean, that's what they thought their audience was. Lesley Gore
[ Audience Because Catering Chart Era Girl Girls Given Group Industry Looked Many Mean Men More Music Popular See Still Their Think Thought Time Very Were Would Young]
I'll eventually go back to theater because the feeling of being on stage where you have the audience right there, you can't replace that with anything. Sanaa Lathan
[ Anything Audience Back Because Being Eventually Feeling Go Replace Right Stage Theater Where]
I'll get to the force field of this hostility, why it's there, why the rage is in any of us, why the trash takes place, whether or not it's between me and a couple of hecklers in the audience or between this country and another nation, the rage. Michael Richards
[ Another Any Audience Between Country Couple Field Force Get Hostility Nation Place Rage Takes Trash Us Whether Why]
If you're sitting in the audience, you probably can't see the preparation and work that goes into creating a great scene or a great part, but I can assure you that a good film depends on lot of different things falling perfectly into place. Tobey Maguire
[ Assure Audience Creating Depends Different Falling Film Goes Good Great Into Lot Part Perfectly Place Preparation Probably Scene See Sitting Things Work]
People do still cheer for the President. And some of the military audiences are more likely to cheer than others. I have seen him speak lately in front of groups like Freedom House, where the applause was a long time coming. Gwen Ifill
[ Applause Audiences Cheer Coming Freedom Front Groups Him House Lately Likely Long Military More Others President Seen Some Speak Still Than Time Where]
I think the challenge is going out in front of a paying audience with absolutely nothing and trying to entertain them for two hours. Thankfully, I only think about that right before we go on, and then once we're out there, everything's fine. Colin Mochrie
[ Absolutely Audience Before Challenge Entertain Everything Fine Front Go Going Hours Nothing Once Only Out Paying Right Thankfully Them Then Think Trying Two]
I think people in Hollywood are afraid of sentiment because they think audiences will reject it. Leonard Maltin
[ Afraid Audiences Because Hollywood Reject Sentiment Think Will]
You have to respect your audience. Without them, you're essentially standing alone, singing to yourself. K. D. Lang
[ Alone Audience Essentially Respect Singing Standing Them Without Your Yourself]
Plus, you know, when I was young, there was a lot of respect for clowning in rock music - look at Little Richard. It was a part of the whole thing, and I always also believed that it released the audience. Bruce Springsteen
[ Also Always Audience Believed Clowning Know Little Look Lot Music Part Plus Released Respect Richard Rock Thing Whole Young]
I knew the exuberance of playing before an admiring audience and hearing my secret voice. Elia Kazan
[ Admiring Audience Before Exuberance Hearing Knew Playing Secret Voice]
I'm not sure exactly how gossiping about my life with my audience really helps them. Tyra Banks
[ Audience Exactly Helps How Life Really Sure Them]
What I am finding now is that my audience is getting younger as I get older, which is a very good thing as you know - you don't want them to get older as you get older. Russell Banks
[ Am Audience Finding Get Getting Good Know Now Older Them Thing Very Want Which Younger]
And I tell my audience, you know, give the real stars a round of applause. Because without them I'm nobody. So I learned so much from people like that. Little Milton
[ Applause Audience Because Give Know Learned Much Nobody Real Round Stars Tell Them Without]
This is my third ABC show over the last four years, so we were afraid that nobody would find it. ABC was really struggling and so we just weren't very confident that it would find an audience. James Denton
[ Abc Afraid Audience Confident Find Four Just Last Nobody Over Really Show Struggling Third Very Were Weren Would Years]
I thought we would have at most an audience of 5,000 devotees because I made the decision to stick to craft, not to gossip, not to be interested in any of the juicy stuff that they talk about on other shows, but stick to the question of craft. James Lipton
[ Any Audience Because Craft Decision Gossip Interested Juicy Made Most Other Question Shows Stick Stuff Talk Thought Would]
I think they will feel refreshed because I cater to a mature audience. Slick Rick
[ Audience Because Cater Feel Mature Refreshed Think Will]
When you make a film like this, you must have the highest expectations of your audience. Having worked in situations where we have the lowest expectations of our audience. Atom Egoyan
[ Audience Expectations Film Having Highest Lowest Make Must Our Situations Where Worked Your]
I looked in the audience. There were no strangers. Everybody was singing and cheering and hugging. That was a beautiful picture to look at. Celine Dion
[ Audience Beautiful Cheering Everybody Hugging Look Looked Picture Singing Strangers Were]
The people who don't like it tend to dislike it intensely. That's unfortunate, but not surprising when one deliberately goes against audience expectations. John M. Ford
[ Against Audience Deliberately Dislike Expectations Goes Intensely Surprising Tend Unfortunate]
Suddenly, the screens were dominated by American entertainment to the extent of something like 95 percent. As a result, audiences turned away from the kinds of films that we used to make. Andrzej Wajda
[ American Audiences Away Dominated Entertainment Extent Films Kinds Make Percent Result Screens Something Suddenly Turned Used Were]
I hate the actor and audience business. An author should be in among the crowd, kicking their shins or cheering them on to some mischief or merriment. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Actor Among Audience Author Business Cheering Crowd Hate Kicking Merriment Mischief Should Some Their Them]
I'm very pro presenting the best music I can to the widest audience possible. Lesley Garrett
[ Audience Best Music Possible Presenting Pro Very Widest]
Large audiences did not suit my low-key approach. Van Morrison
[ Approach Audiences Did Large Low-Key Suit]
It's interesting, as I said on the last tour in America, the audience actually came out, they had to have been the kind of fans who listened to my music via their parents, you know what I mean? Joe Cocker
[ Actually America Audience Been Came Fans Had Interesting Kind Know Last Listened Mean Music Out Parents Said Their Tour Via]
I try to bring the audience's own drama - tears and laughter they know about - to them. Judy Garland
[ Audience Bring Drama Know Laughter Own Tears Them Try]
That's the thing that we said about the horn before: it's a focus issue. It's like a singer versus a drummer. If a drummer's playing a drum beat, and a singer starts singing, what do you think the audience is going to do? Charlie Hunter
[ Audience Beat Before Drum Drummer Focus Going Horn Issue Playing Said Singer Singing Starts Thing Think Versus]
I've become 40, my audience is partly the same age. Jean Claude Van Damme
[ Age Audience Become Partly Same]
We make films that we ourselves would want to see and then hope that other people would want to see it. If you try to analyze audiences or think there's some sophisticated recipe for success, then I think you are doomed. You're making it too complicated. Brad Bird
[ Analyze Audiences Complicated Doomed Films Hope Make Making Other Ourselves Recipe See Some Sophisticated Success Then Think Too Try Want Would]
I did Vibe, and I felt old and paternal. I've got ties older than people in that audience. I had a talk with myself. I said, You've got to deal with this better. Tony Danza
[ Audience Better Deal Did Felt Got Had Myself Old Older Paternal Said Talk Than Ties Vibe]
The audience includes subscribers, so you have to be careful. Michael Ritchie
[ Audience Careful Includes Subscribers]
Those two songs condense the two albums. They also show what the audiences wanted. I was desperate to keep the band together and find something that the public would like. Randy Bachman
[ Albums Also Audiences Band Condense Desperate Find Keep Public Show Something Songs Those Together Two Wanted Would]
Any New York group can come to L.A. and sell out every show, but an L.A. group who goes to New York might not do the same because the audience hasn't been introduced to the group. Ice T
[ Any Audience Because Been Come Every Goes Group Hasn Introduced Might New Out Same Sell Show York]
I think if the movie has resonance and stimulates the viewer to talk about it, you can have as large an audience as you want. The most important thing for me is that the movie exists. And that's success enough already. Andy Garcia
[ Already Audience Enough Exists Important Large Most Movie Resonance Stimulates Success Talk Thing Think Viewer Want]
Now in a way, money is money, and if it's going to increase our audience, that's fine. Gene Ween
[ Audience Fine Going Increase Money Now Our Way]
I've developed an audience over the years and I don't want to loose them. George Duke
[ Audience Developed Loose Over Them Want Years]
With us, it's a very specific audience. If you like steak, this is it for you. Jerry Only
[ Audience Specific Steak Us Very]
Don't give it to the audience; leave it to the audience. Robert Blake
[ Audience Give Leave]
I don't think there's anything that is a greater area of discrimination against women today than the fact that nowhere in the world is there a female role model in team sports that more than half of a general audience would recognize. Warren Farrell
[ Against Anything Area Audience Discrimination Fact Female General Greater Half Model More Nowhere Recognize Role Sports Team Than Think Today Women World Would]
Musicals are, by nature, theatrical, meaning poetic, meaning having to move the audience's imagination and create a suspension of disbelief, by which I mean there's no fourth wall. Stephen Sondheim
[ Audience Create Disbelief Fourth Having Imagination Mean Meaning Move Musicals Nature Poetic Suspension Theatrical Wall Which]
On stage, the audience watches from a fixed viewpoint and the director cannot retake something he doesn't like. It has to work straight through. Bruce Beresford
[ Audience Cannot Director Fixed Something Stage Straight Through Viewpoint Watches Work]
Not that there weren't great shows, and not that there wasn't plenty of fine music played. It's just that the consistency and the height of where we could take it, with the help of the audience, was less, I felt, in the '90s. Phil Lesh
[ Audience Consistency Could Felt Fine Great Height Help Just Less Music Played Plenty Shows Take Weren Where]
That will only happen if I have a bout of amnesia or if I feel like mooning someone in the audience. Daryl Hannah
[ Amnesia Audience Bout Feel Happen Only Someone Will]
That taught me one lesson which is that you're naive to believe that bands can change the world. Bands are very naive to think that just if their audience thinks that they can change the world, that they can. That was quite a lesson for my career, really. Billy Bragg
[ Audience Bands Believe Career Change Just Lesson Naive Quite Really Taught Their Think Thinks Very Which World]
I miss performing before a live audience - the energy and excitement - there's nothing to compare with it. Rita Mero
[ Audience Before Compare Energy Excitement Live Miss Nothing Performing]
Because of the audience I get and the fact that these people aren't traditional comics buyers I don't think the comic industry looks at that and thinks that is a very respectable thing. I'm very used to it. I'm not the guy who wins awards and gets mentioned in magazines. Jhonen Vasquez
[ Audience Awards Because Buyers Comic Comics Fact Get Gets Guy Industry Looks Magazines Mentioned Respectable These Thing Think Thinks Traditional Used Very Wins]
There's five cameras, I don't know how many people in the audience... depending on where we're taping, there can be anywhere from 300 to 5,000 people, so the contestants are nervous. Vanna White
[ Anywhere Audience Cameras Contestants Depending Five How Know Many Nervous Taping Where]
At some of the venues, the audience was so loud we could hardly hear what was happening on stage, which kind of threw us back to 1983, when we had very similar reactions on a much bigger scale. Roger Andrew Taylor
[ Audience Back Bigger Could Had Happening Hardly Hear Kind Loud Much Reactions Scale Similar Some Stage Threw Us Venues Very Which]
There is no such thing as a Mass Mind. The Mass Audience is made up of individuals, and good advertising is written always from one person to another. When it is aimed at millions it rarely moves anyone. Fairfax Cone
[ Advertising Aimed Always Another Anyone Audience Good Individuals Made Mass Millions Mind Moves Person Rarely Such Thing Up Written]
Anybody that goes to the theater, I think we're all misfits, so we ended up on stage or in the audience. Patti LuPone
[ Anybody Audience Ended Goes Misfits Stage Theater Think Up]
I wanted to make a film that was sophisticated and emotional, but for a wider audience. Stephen Hopkins
[ Audience Emotional Film Make Sophisticated Wanted Wider]
My gay audience has been with me from the beginning. Kylie Minogue
[ Audience Been Beginning Gay]
Economics is a subject profoundly conducive to cliche, resonant with boredom. On few topics is an American audience so practiced in turning off its ears and minds. And none can say that the response is ill advised. John Kenneth Galbraith
[ Advised American Audience Boredom Cliche Conducive Ears Economics Few Ill Minds None Off Practiced Profoundly Resonant Response Say Subject Topics Turning]
But, what did happen is I went to Woodstock as a member of the audience. I did not show up there with a road manager and a couple of guitars. I showed up with a change of clothes and a toothbrush. John Sebastian
[ Audience Change Clothes Couple Did Guitars Happen Manager Member Road Show Showed Toothbrush Up Went Woodstock]
The challenge to me as a director was for the audience to see the film as going on in a straight line, so that they did not sense all of these break-ups. I did not want a film to be a collage of all these images. Pedro Almodovar
[ Audience Challenge Collage Did Director Film Going Images Line See Sense Straight These Want]
Some of those songs, you really have to bite them. You challenge yourself, you challenge the audience, you do something different. People weren't expecting it. Andy Taylor
[ Audience Bite Challenge Different Expecting Really Some Something Songs Them Those Weren Yourself]
Harry Collins was the first magician I ever saw back in 1965 when I was five years old. He was doing a magic show and I was the volunteer from the audience. Lance Burton
[ Audience Back Collins Doing Ever First Five Harry Magic Magician Old Saw Show Volunteer Years]
In order for American Pie to have worked, you have to have a character who, even while he is humping a pie, the audience still likes. Jason Biggs
[ American Audience Character Even Humping Likes Order Pie Still While Worked]
I'm sure there's going to be some material from This Is Not Going To Be Pretty. I usually use that song to just introduce myself to the audience, although the patter in between the song is always different. Harvey Fierstein
[ Although Always Audience Between Different Going Introduce Just Material Myself Patter Pretty Some Song Sure Use Usually]
I don't think, there's no possible way for me, anyway, to play a character that I haven't found some sort of sublime compassion for and I related to Deborah on a way that almost, initially, almost in a way maybe someone in the audience might. Tea Leoni
[ Almost Anyway Audience Character Compassion Found Haven Initially Maybe Might Play Possible Related Some Someone Sort Sublime Think Way]
I think it's because it's so different and it takes risks. Plus, it's really smart humor. It gives the audience credit in terms of not needing to tell them when to laugh. I love that about the show. There's no laugh track. Sarah Chalke
[ Audience Because Credit Different Gives Humor Laugh Love Needing Plus Really Risks Show Smart Takes Tell Terms Them Think Track]
Being a doctor has taught me a lot about directing. You're doing the same thing: You're reconstructing the manifold of behavior to the point where an audience says, yes, that's exactly like people I know. Jonathan Miller
[ Audience Behavior Being Directing Doctor Doing Exactly Know Lot Manifold Point Reconstructing Same Says Taught Thing Where Yes]
Jazz has an audience all around the globe and has had for many decades, I think speaking of the United States, let's say that what we need is more of an official recognition. Sonny Rollins
[ Around Audience Decades Globe Had Jazz Many More Need Official Recognition Say Speaking States Think United]
Costumes and scenery alone will not attract audiences. Anna Held
[ Alone Attract Audiences Costumes Scenery Will]
When the target audience is American teenage kids, you can have problems. My generation prized really fine acting and writing. Sometimes you have to go back to the basic principles which underpin great visual comedy. John Cleese
[ Acting American Audience Back Basic Comedy Fine Generation Go Great Kids Principles Prized Problems Really Sometimes Target Teenage Visual Which Writing]
I need to talk about Chinese culture. We have deep, strong philosophy and culture. I want to share some information, tell the worldwide audience. Jet Li
[ Audience Chinese Culture Deep Information Need Philosophy Share Some Strong Talk Tell Want Worldwide]
When the movie's on, I usually watch more of the audience. Devon Sawa
[ Audience More Movie Usually Watch]
If you really want to help the American theater, don't be an actress, dahling. Be an audience. Tallulah Bankhead
[ Actress American Audience Help Really Theater Want]
Once you have heard a strange audience burst into laughter at a film you directed, you realize what the word joy is all about. Chuck Jones
[ Audience Burst Directed Film Heard Into Joy Laughter Once Realize Strange Word]
But you can't really know your audiences so well. Peter Maxwell Davies
[ Audiences Know Really Well Your]
When I was nine, we'd take a bus to the seaside. Coming back, we'd take turns entertaining, singing songs and the like. I tried some stand-up comedy. I had a captive audience in that bus. Then I realized I wanted to do more than that. Jim Dale
[ Audience Back Bus Captive Comedy Coming Entertaining Had More Nine Realized Singing Some Songs Stand-Up Take Than Then Tried Turns Wanted]
A workshop is a way of renting an audience, and making sure you're communicating what you think you're communicating. It's so easy as a young writer to think you're been very clear when in fact you haven't. Octavia Butler
[ Audience Been Clear Communicating Easy Fact Haven Making Renting Sure Think Very Way Workshop Writer Young]
The audience only pays attention as long as you know where you are going. Phil Crosby
[ Attention Audience Going Know Long Only Pays Where]
It appeared as if I had invited the audience into the water with me, and it conveyed the sensation that being in there was absolutely delicious. Esther Williams
[ Absolutely Appeared Audience Being Conveyed Delicious Had Into Invited Sensation Water]
I never play a villain that I don't have something I can either do or say so the audience sees there is something redeemable about them. In other words, I don't want to do evil for evil's sake. I don't want to do Jason slasher movies. There's no point in that. Brion James
[ Audience Either Evil Jason Movies Never Other Play Point Sake Say Sees Slasher Something Them Villain Want Words]
When you hire me, you hire a nut who is going to work 24 hours a day for you and never, ever burn his audience. Howard Stern
[ Audience Burn Day Ever Going Hire His Hours Never Nut Work]
I am a real ham. I love an audience. I work better with an audience. I am dead, in fact, without one. Lucille Ball
[ Am Audience Better Dead Fact Ham Love Real Without Work]
You're creating a different world and the actor's job is to be able to convince the audience to enter into that world, whether it be actually something that you recognize from your own life or not. Christian Bale
[ Able Actor Actually Audience Convince Creating Different Enter Into Job Life Own Recognize Something Whether World Your]
The first monster you have to scare the audience with is yourself. Wes Craven
[ Audience First Monster Scare Yourself]
Putting out the things that I like best hasn't been the easiest way to run a label, and it still isn't because it requires finding an audience for each record. Greg Ginn
[ Audience Because Been Best Each Easiest Finding Hasn Label Out Putting Record Requires Run Still Things Way]
We have had to play some mighty tough audiences. Doc Watson
[ Audiences Had Mighty Play Some Tough]
Basically, radio hasn't changed over the years. Despite all the technical improvements, it still boils down to a man or a woman and a microphone, playing music, sharing stories, talking about issues - communicating with an audience. Casey Kasum
[ Audience Basically Boils Changed Communicating Despite Down Hasn Improvements Issues Man Microphone Music Over Playing Radio Sharing Still Stories Talking Technical Woman Years]
If you're sitting in that audience ready to fight me from the very beginning, I'm going to have a hard time getting to you. But if you've got a heart at all, I'm going to get it. Betty Carter
[ Audience Beginning Fight Get Getting Going Got Hard Heart Ready Sitting Time Very]
It takes two years on the stage for an actor or an actress to learn how to speak correctly and to manage his voice properly, and it takes about ten years to master the subtle art of being able to hold one's audience. D. W. Griffith
[ Able Actor Actress Art Audience Being Correctly His Hold How Learn Manage Master Properly Speak Stage Subtle Takes Ten Two Voice Years]
They're reacting and that's wonderful. It's better than them sitting there doing nothing. I say make them react - do whatever's in your power to move the audience, and if that's where it is, and there where it is with America, sex and violence, then I say project it. Alice Cooper
[ America Audience Better Doing Make Move Nothing Power Project React Reacting Say Sex Sitting Than Them Then Violence Whatever Where Wonderful Your]
I usually say Latina, Mexican-American or American Mexican, and in certain contexts, Chicana, depending on whether my audience understands the term or not. Sandra Cisneros
[ American Audience Certain Contexts Depending Latina Mexican Say Term Understands Usually Whether]
I'm having fun opening up. Sort of struggling to get the audience into it. It's good. It makes you fight. Not fight like antagonistic. But fight for what you believe. Joan Jett
[ Antagonistic Audience Believe Fight Fun Get Good Having Into Makes Opening Sort Struggling Up]
This is the way I look at sex scenes: I have basically been doing them for a living for years. Trying to seduce an audience is the basis of rock 'n roll, and if I may say so, I'm pretty good at it. Jon Bon Jovi
[ Audience Basically Basis Been Doing Good Living Look May Pretty Rock Roll Say Scenes Seduce Sex Them Trying Way Years]
It's certainly more interesting for me as an actor, but I think it's also more interesting for the audience to see three-dimensional characters, rather than just a bad guy or a good guy. Nicholas Lea
[ Actor Also Audience Bad Certainly Characters Good Guy Interesting Just More Rather See Than Think Three-Dimensional Three-Dimensional]
The States still has the best audiences by far. Robin Trower
[ Audiences Best Far States Still]
I don't know why people are so surprised by my live performances. My approach is so simple; every song I sing, every story I tell, every move I make, must move the audience to laughter, tears or inspiration. Otherwise, why should I do it? John Davidson
[ Approach Audience Every Inspiration Know Laughter Live Make Move Must Otherwise Performances Should Simple Sing Song Story Surprised Tears Tell Why]
Daytime has been successful all these years because it caters to a very real need in the audience - to see something that's not nighttime fantasy. People watch daytime because it's like their lives. Erika Slezak
[ Audience Because Been Daytime Fantasy Lives Need Nighttime Real See Something Successful Their These Very Watch Years]
Many senators have developed a canny sense of what will play best for the audience. Jessica Savitch
[ Audience Best Developed Many Play Senators Sense Will]
I have sung for Americans of every political persuasion, and I am proud that I never refuse to sing to an audience, no matter what religion or color of their skin, or situation in life. Pete Seeger
[ Am Americans Audience Color Every Life Matter Never Persuasion Political Proud Refuse Religion Sing Situation Skin Sung Their]
They want to let the audience figure things out and let the reaction shot get the laugh. Barry Sonnenfeld
[ Audience Figure Get Laugh Out Reaction Shot Things Want]
There's nothing like a play. It's so immediate and every performance is different. As an actor, you have the most control over what the audience is seeing. David Schwimmer
[ Actor Audience Control Different Every Immediate Most Nothing Over Performance Play Seeing]
At male strip shows, it is still the women that we watch, the audience of women and their eager faces. They are more obscene than if they were dancing naked themselves. Jean Baudrillard
[ Audience Dancing Eager Faces Male More Naked Obscene Shows Still Strip Than Their Themselves Watch Were Women]
When I go in front of an audience, I'll admit I sometimes have a certain amount of fear in me, because maybe the people are not going to accept what I'm doing today. That's bad for any artist, especially if what you're doing is not in line with what's happening today. Jimmy Rushing
[ Accept Admit Amount Any Artist Audience Bad Because Certain Doing Especially Fear Front Go Going Happening Line Maybe Sometimes Today]
I've been on the show for six years and I don't even know what her history is. I sort of make things up in my mind, but I think it's hard for an audience to follow and invest in a character when they don't have the details. Crystal Chappell
[ Audience Been Character Details Even Follow Hard Her History Invest Know Make Mind Show Six Sort Things Think Up Years]
A theater person should know what holds an audience and what does not. Robert Ludlum
[ Audience Does Holds Know Person Should Theater]
I reached the stage where I was afraid to wiggle my leg, but then I thought 'why shouldn't I?' It's what I do and now I know how to turn an audience on again. Steve Marriott
[ Afraid Again Audience How Know Leg Now Reached Stage Then Thought Turn Where Why Wiggle]
I never heard nobody in my audience call me any kind of names. Little Richard
[ Any Audience Call Heard Kind Names Never Nobody]
Most artists I run into aren't that thrilled with what they do anyway. They are glad to have different versions out there to see which one the audience likes the best. Wayne Coyne
[ Anyway Artists Audience Best Different Glad Into Likes Most Out Run See Thrilled Versions Which]
I'm thrilled at the moment because our audiences, you know, they... the demographic is 50% male. Graeme Murphy
[ Audiences Because Demographic Know Male Moment Our Thrilled]
In the Netherlands I read the first chapter of Exquisite Corpse to an audience that laughed in all the places I thought were funny - an experience I've never had in America! Poppy Z. Brite
[ America Audience Chapter Corpse Experience Exquisite First Funny Had Laughed Netherlands Never Places Read Thought Were]
A single prop that does not look real to an audience can louse you up. The same is true of the smallest flaw in setting up the motivation in a story line. Desi Arnaz
[ Audience Does Flaw Line Look Louse Motivation Prop Real Same Setting Single Smallest Story True Up]
If you think you're boring your audience, go slower not faster. Gustav Mahler
[ Audience Boring Faster Go Slower Think Your]
Previously the same Polish audiences would have been pressured into seeing cinema made for adults, films made by us about those spheres of life that were significant for us and which should be significant for our society. Andrzej Wajda
[ Adults Audiences Been Cinema Films Into Life Made Our Polish Pressured Previously Same Seeing Should Significant Society Spheres Those Us Were Which Would]
The 1990s, after the reign of terror of academic vandalism, will be a decade of restoration: restoration of meaning, value, beauty, pleasure, and emotion to art and restoration of art to its audience. Camille Paglia
[ Academic After Art Audience Beauty Decade Emotion Meaning Pleasure Reign Restoration Terror Value Will]
I made mistakes in drama. I thought drama was when actors cried. But drama is when the audience cries. Frank Capra
[ Actors Audience Cried Cries Drama Made Mistakes Thought]
I let the audience use their imaginations. Can I help it if they misconstrue my suggestions? Ernst Lubitsch
[ Audience Help Imaginations Suggestions Their Use]
I have spoken to expert audiences occasionally, but then no audience is expert over the whole range of things I want to explore. David Antin
[ Audience Audiences Expert Explore Occasionally Over Range Spoken Then Things Want Whole]
I want to give the audience a hint of a scene. No more than that. Give them too much and they won't contribute anything themselves. Give them just a suggestion and you get them working with you. That's what gives the theater meaning: when it becomes a social act. Orson Welles
[ Act Anything Audience Becomes Contribute Get Give Gives Hint Just Meaning More Much Scene Social Suggestion Than Theater Them Themselves Too Want Won Working]
What I felt is the same kind of love I felt between Waylon and his audience. And that's what I miss. Jessi Colter
[ Audience Between Felt His Kind Love Miss Same]
Dark comedy is very difficult. You have to bring the audience in and push them away at the same time. Pierce Brosnan
[ Audience Away Bring Comedy Dark Difficult Push Same Them Time Very]
Audience response to The Man From U.N.C.L.E. back in the '60s - well, I was frankly surprised by the show's success and the attendant publicity for David and myself. Robert Vaughn
[ Attendant Audience Back David Frankly Man Myself Publicity Response Show Success Surprised Well]
I relate to the audiences and they know me. It's pretty real. Steve Forbert
[ Audiences Know Pretty Real Relate]
The role of a comedian is to make the audience laugh, at a minimum of once every fifteen seconds. Lenny Bruce
[ Audience Comedian Every Fifteen Laugh Make Minimum Once Role Seconds]
One of the things I love about theater, one of the reasons I'll never give it up, is that it's fifty percent the audience's responsibility. William Petersen
[ Audience Fifty Give Love Never Percent Reasons Responsibility Theater Things Up]
And we had the perhaps unfair advantage of not having to worry about what an audience was gonna think. We were in a vacuum. We were making little short films, really. Rick Moranis
[ Advantage Audience Films Gonna Had Having Little Making Perhaps Really Short Think Unfair Vacuum Were Worry]
An audience is going to be able to find a little bit of Dorothy in themselves and relate to this woman.: roles like Dorothy Day are so rare in Hollywood. Moira Kelly
[ Able Audience Bit Day Dorothy Find Going Hollywood Little Rare Relate Roles Themselves Woman]
I'm trying to sell every audience something; that something is me. Eddy Arnold
[ Audience Every Sell Something Trying]
I like the idea of being out there regularly with an audience and with a funny gang of people. That's what I grew up with - doing television, doing shows every week. Eric Idle
[ Audience Being Doing Every Funny Gang Grew Idea Out Regularly Shows Television Up Week]
I started in 1946 in radio. I was ten years old. I was discovered singing in a school play. Someone was in the audience and it's six degrees of separation. Hector Elizondo
[ Audience Degrees Discovered Old Play Radio School Separation Singing Six Someone Started Ten Years]
The only line that's wrong in Shakespeare is 'holding a mirror up to nature.' You hold a magnifying glass up to nature. As an actor you just enlarge it enough so that your audience can identify with the situation. If it were a mirror, we would have no art. Montgomery Clift
[ Actor Art Audience Enlarge Enough Glass Hold Holding Identify Just Line Magnifying Mirror Nature Only Shakespeare Situation Up Were Would Wrong Your]
Obviously given good health, and a continuing audience and a record company that allows me to do music. So given those things yes, I'm introducing some new music that people haven't really heard me do in quite this fashion. Al Jarreau
[ Allows Audience Company Continuing Fashion Given Good Haven Health Heard Introducing Music New Obviously Quite Really Record Some Things Those Yes]
In a jazz atmosphere, the audience members were so quiet and respectful of the musicians that you felt you were almost part of a meeting at a church or a temple, where everyone was completely in tune with the sermon and what the whole event was about. David Amram
[ Almost Atmosphere Audience Church Completely Event Everyone Felt Jazz Meeting Members Musicians Part Quiet Respectful Sermon Temple Tune Were Where Whole]
A playwright must be his own audience. A novelist may lose his readers for a few pages; a playwright never dares lose his audience for a minute. Terence Rattigan
[ Audience Dares Few His Lose May Minute Must Never Novelist Own Pages Playwright Readers]
Some people act as though art that is for a mass audience is not good art, and I think this has been a very negative thing. I know that I have wanted very much to write books that are accessible to the widest audience possible. Bell Hooks
[ Accessible Act Art Audience Been Books Good Know Mass Much Negative Possible Some Thing Think Though Very Wanted Widest Write]
When I first started in rock, I had a big guy's audience for my early records. I had a very straight image, particularly through the mid '80s. Bruce Springsteen
[ Audience Big Early First Guy Had Image Mid Particularly Records Rock Started Straight Through Very]
Always make the audience suffer as much as possible. Alfred Hitchcock
[ Always Audience Make Much Possible Suffer]
I think the audience would like to see movies that are stunning to watch. I really think they'd like to see spectacles. Jan de Bont
[ Audience Movies Really See Spectacles Stunning Think Watch Would]
We were tremendously encouraged by the testing of Analyze That. Audiences loved it. They were telling us that they liked it as much as the original. We recorded the laughs in the theater. Harold Ramis
[ Analyze Audiences Encouraged Laughs Liked Loved Much Original Recorded Telling Testing Theater Tremendously Us Were]
The ultimate sin of any performer is contempt for the audience. Lester Bangs
[ Any Audience Contempt Performer Sin Ultimate]
There are certainly laws and elements that make a film more accessible to mainstream audiences. If you've got Tom Cruise as a strongman, I'm sure it would have larger audiences, but it wouldn't have the same substance. Werner Herzog
[ Accessible Audiences Certainly Cruise Elements Film Got Larger Laws Mainstream Make More Same Substance Sure Tom Would]
The long version of the play is actually an easier version to follow. In all of the cut versions the intense speeches are cut too close together for the audience and the actors. Kenneth Branagh
[ Actors Actually Audience Close Cut Easier Follow Intense Long Play Speeches Together Too Version Versions]
We constantly run lines together before every show too, and then there's a long, traditionally long, story to tell the audience every show. Today, we're doing it twice. Bill Irwin
[ Audience Before Constantly Doing Every Lines Long Run Show Story Tell Then Today Together Too Traditionally Twice]
We wanted to offer something new to our audience. I hate it when bands stop taking chances. Kirk Hammett
[ Audience Bands Chances Hate New Offer Our Something Stop Taking Wanted]
As much as we'd like to believe that our work is great and that we're infallible, we're not. Hollywood movies are made for the audience. These are not small European art films we're making. Harold Ramis
[ Art Audience Believe European Films Great Hollywood Infallible Made Making Movies Much Our Small These Work]
I'm trying to build a strong business. I want to create new stars, new shows and new products for my audience and create a legacy that outlives me. There are so many other ways I want to reach women besides doing a talk show. Tyra Banks
[ Audience Besides Build Business Create Doing Legacy Many New Other Products Reach Show Shows Stars Strong Talk Trying Want Ways Women]
The most memorable night of The Judy Garland Show for me was the night my mother pulled me out of the audience and sang to me onstage. Lorna Luft
[ Audience Garland Judy Memorable Most Mother Night Onstage Out Pulled Sang Show]
We don't really need reviewers, just first-night reporters who will tell us faithfully whether or not the audience liked the show. Carroll O'Connor
[ Audience Faithfully Just Liked Need Really Reporters Reviewers Show Tell Us Whether Will]
It is one of the primary motives of modern art that it wants to abolish the distance which the viewer, the consumer, the audience maintain vis-a-vis a work of art. Hans-Georg Gadamer
[ Abolish Art Audience Consumer Distance Maintain Modern Motives Primary Viewer Wants Which Work]
There's nothing like spending an evening with an audience every night. John Lithgow
[ Audience Evening Every Night Nothing Spending]
Despite all the technical improvements, it still boils down to a man or a woman and a microphone, playing music, sharing stories, talking about issues - communicating with an audience. Casey Kasem
[ Audience Boils Communicating Despite Down Improvements Issues Man Microphone Music Playing Sharing Still Stories Talking Technical Woman]
On the other hand in London you can get an audience that desires dance to go as far as it can go: they've seen the bricks of ideas built over a period so therefore there is an acceptance of what otherwise might seem out on a limb. Siobhan Davies
[ Acceptance Audience Bricks Built Dance Desires Far Get Go Hand Ideas Limb London Might Other Otherwise Out Over Period Seem Seen Therefore]
Audiences like their blues singers to be miserable. Janis Joplin
[ Audiences Blues Miserable Singers Their]
In order to do a musical now, a style must be developed that works for today's audience. Randal Kleiser
[ Audience Developed Musical Must Now Order Style Today Works]
The perception of the audience is the interesting part. If the audience doesn't hear what is going on, is it going on or not? Robert Fripp
[ Audience Going Hear Interesting Part Perception]
I open with a clock striking, to beget an awful attention in the audience - it also marks the time, which is four o clock in the morning, and saves a description of the rising sun, and a great deal about gilding the eastern hemisphere. Richard Brinsley Sheridan
[ Also Attention Audience Awful Clock Deal Description Eastern Four Great Hemisphere Marks Morning Open Rising Saves Striking Sun Time Which]
When I perform, it's very personal. I'm sharing things I like, inviting the audience into my room. Andy Kaufman
[ Audience Into Inviting Perform Personal Room Sharing Things Very]
And there's a lot of that stuff with people bringing their kids, kids bringing their parents, people bringing their grandparents - I mean, it's gotten to be really stretched out now. It was never my intention to say, this is the demographics of our audience. Jerry Garcia
[ Audience Bringing Demographics Gotten Grandparents Intention Kids Lot Mean Never Now Our Out Parents Really Say Stretched Stuff Their]
All three networks have always had a morning show but now cable of course is taking some of that audience away and a variety of other things, probably the Internet as well. Katie Couric
[ Always Audience Away Cable Course Had Internet Morning Networks Now Other Probably Show Some Taking Things Three Variety Well]
I used to have trouble in front of an audience. I felt uncomfortable. Robert Goulet
[ Audience Felt Front Trouble Uncomfortable Used]
But I couldn't cut that whole septic tank scene out because the audience liked it so much. So I sort of fell right back into getting a cheap laugh, but I still loved it. Jay Roach
[ Audience Back Because Cheap Cut Fell Getting Into Laugh Liked Loved Much Out Right Scene Sort Still Tank Whole]
I write for an audience that likes what I like, reads what I read, thinks about the things I think about. In many ways, this puts me in opposition to the people who go to the theater generally. Eric Bogosian
[ Audience Generally Go Likes Many Opposition Puts Read Reads Theater Things Think Thinks Ways Write]
The relationship between the media owner, their relationship isn't strictly with people and audiences. It's also with advertisers, and that's the most relationship in radio; in fact it pays the bills. Robert McChesney
[ Advertisers Also Audiences Between Bills Fact Media Most Owner Pays Radio Relationship Strictly Their]
I used to be afraid of looking at the audience. Robert Goulet
[ Afraid Audience Looking Used]
As a solo artist, I just felt cemented in front of the mike stand. There was very little time to play with the audience and be a band member. Tommy Shaw
[ Artist Audience Band Cemented Felt Front Just Little Member Mike Play Solo Stand Time Very]
The history of modern art is also the history of the progressive loss of art's audience. Art has increasingly become the concern of the artist and the bafflement of the public. Paul Gauguin Art
[ Also Art Artist Audience Become Concern History Increasingly Loss Modern Progressive Public]
It's a real conflict for me when I go to a concert and find out somebody in the audience is a Republican or fundamental Christian. It can cloud my enjoyment. I'd rather not know. Linda Ronstadt
[ Audience Christian Cloud Concert Conflict Enjoyment Find Fundamental Go Know Out Rather Real Republican Somebody]
I've always wanted to stay involved with young people. I never bought into the idea that entertainers owe nothing to their audience except a good performance. Pat Boone
[ Always Audience Bought Entertainers Except Good Idea Into Involved Never Nothing Owe Performance Stay Their Wanted Young]
I had found English audiences highly satisfactory. They are the best listeners in the world. Perhaps the music-lovers of some of our larger cities equal the English, but I do not believe they can be surpassed in that respect. John Philip Sousa
[ Audiences Believe Best Cities English Equal Found Had Highly Larger Listeners Our Perhaps Respect Satisfactory Some Surpassed World]
In the West audiences think I am a stereotyped action star, or that I always play hitmen or killers. But in Hong Kong, I did a lot of comedy, many dramatic films, and most of all, romantic roles, lots of love stories. I was like a romance novel hero. Chow Yun-Fat
[ Action Always Am Audiences Comedy Did Dramatic Films Hero Hong Killers Kong Lot Lots Love Many Most Novel Play Roles Romance Romantic Star Stereotyped Stories Think West]
We had all week to rehearse. An audience would come in at the end of the week and we'd our little show. Most of the ad- libbing happened during the week on the show. Dick Van Dyke
[ Audience Come During End Had Happened Little Most Our Rehearse Show Week Would]
I think I probably would have enjoyed to keep my own private pain out of my work. But I was changed by my audience who said your private pain which you have unwittingly shown us in your early songs is also ours. Pete Townshend
[ Also Audience Changed Early Enjoyed Keep Ours Out Own Pain Private Probably Said Shown Songs Think Unwittingly Us Which Work Would Your]
I have to grow with my audience. Ice T
[ Audience Grow]
In Poland, my audience is all women between 18 and 30. At U.S. conventions, you have the fantasy and science fiction crowd. At Harvard you have an entirely different audience. It's so schizophrenic. Jonathan Carroll
[ Audience Between Conventions Crowd Different Entirely Fantasy Fiction Harvard Poland Schizophrenic Science Women]
When I told the people of Northern Ireland that I was an atheist, a woman in the audience stood up and said, 'Yes, but is it the God of the Catholics or the God of the Protestants in whom you don't believe? Quentin Crisp
[ Atheist Audience Believe Catholics God Ireland Northern Protestants Said Stood Told Up Whom Woman Yes]
Inside of all the makeup and the character and makeup, it's you, and I think that's what the audience is really interested in... you, how you're going to cope with the situation, the obstacles, the troubles that the writer put in front of you. Gregory Peck
[ Audience Character Cope Front Going How Inside Interested Makeup Obstacles Put Really Situation Think Troubles Writer]
What looks absolutely fabulous in rehearsal can fall flat in front of an audience. The audience dictates what you do or don't change. Harvey Fierstein
[ Absolutely Audience Change Dictates Fabulous Fall Flat Front Looks Rehearsal]
I actually think I have an audience member's sensibility about going to the movies. Samuel L. Jackson
[ Actually Audience Going Member Movies Sensibility Think]
If you give an audience a chance they will do half your acting for you. William Hazlitt
[ Acting Audience Chance Give Half Will Your]
We had every kind of audience you could name. Young, old, not-so-old, some older than old, some younger than young: they were there, they were there! There was everything. John Hunter
[ Audience Could Every Everything Had Kind Name Old Older Some Than Were Young Younger]
I expect the audience to come up to my level. I am not interested in compromising my music to make it palatable to an assumed sub-standard mass. Don Ellis
[ Am Assumed Audience Come Compromising Expect Interested Level Make Mass Music Palatable Up]
I went to see the film with a regular audience for the first time on Sunday, and was basically swamped. Verne Troyer
[ Audience Basically Film First Regular See Sunday Swamped Time Went]
Any show that's bringing in a young audience is doing a good thing, because that's the only way that theater will continue to grow. All the other audience members are going to be dead soon! Adam Pascal
[ Any Audience Because Bringing Continue Dead Doing Going Good Grow Members Only Other Show Soon Theater Thing Way Will Young]
My act is so completely and totally uncensored that the only way I could really pull it off is if I treat the audience like they're my best friends. Joe Rogan
[ Act Audience Best Completely Could Friends Off Only Pull Really Totally Treat Uncensored Way]
Now, when I started my theater, the modus operandi was having the actors stare right into the audience. Richard Foreman
[ Actors Audience Having Into Now Right Stare Started Theater]
I look at myself as an audience member. I still love movies, and I still go and sit in the back of the big dark room with everybody else, and I want the same thrill. Samuel L. Jackson
[ Audience Back Big Dark Else Everybody Go Look Love Member Movies Myself Room Same Sit Still Thrill Want]
Every single night I'm nervous. You never know how the audience is going to react. Vivien Leigh
[ Audience Every Going How Know Nervous Never Night React Single]
My rejection of the idea of entertainment in its current form is based on the audience that comes with it. David Antin
[ Audience Based Comes Current Entertainment Form Idea Rejection]
Just with the basic one guitar, one piano and one vocal and an audience, I think that the intimacy comes through more. People feel much more connected to the song because there's nothing in the way, and I actually enjoy doing that. Graham Nash
[ Actually Audience Basic Because Comes Connected Doing Enjoy Feel Guitar Intimacy Just More Much Nothing Piano Song Think Through Vocal Way]
Sometimes there's one person in the audience laughing hysterically, and it's so much fun. You end up playing the entire play to them. Lorraine Bracco
[ Audience End Entire Fun Hysterically Laughing Much Person Play Playing Sometimes Them Up]
I also hope that with the assistance and expertise of Dome Records, that I will be able to further pierce the UK and European market. I really like playing there and I want to do more! I've found that the audiences get quite involved and really listen to what's happening. George Duke
[ Able Also Assistance Audiences Dome European Expertise Found Further Get Happening Hope Involved Listen Market More Pierce Playing Quite Really Records Uk Want Will]
I can now focus on a huge audience through TV, books, cookware and foods. Rocco DiSpirito
[ Audience Books Focus Foods Huge Now Through Tv]
An audience is always warming but it must never be necessary to your work. Gertrude Stein
[ Always Audience Must Necessary Never Warming Work Your]
Seems like it's going to be really hard to make money at it, and, therefore, really hard to get any great games done. Much like Flash games, the audience is huge, but the content isn't likely to be good enough to have people pay for it. Mike Wilson
[ Any Audience Content Done Enough Flash Games Get Going Good Great Hard Huge Likely Make Money Much Pay Really Seems Therefore]
The Golden Girls certainly proved that there was a large audience for a show about older women. Marlo Thomas
[ Audience Certainly Girls Golden Large Older Proved Show Women]
When you're doing a series like this, you're constantly looking for new ways to excite your audience. Nicholas Lea
[ Audience Constantly Doing Excite Looking New Series Ways Your]
But those audiences in Spain, they were just so stoned. I don't like playing to audiences like that because they just don't do anything. I'm up here with my band and we're working really hard and they are just stoned. Graham Coxon
[ Anything Audiences Band Because Hard Here Just Playing Really Spain Stoned Those Up Were Working]
When I stopped touring in the early '80s for a few years, it was a mistake looking back. I lost touch with my audience in a way and I think that was a bad career move. Bryan Ferry
[ Audience Back Bad Career Early Few Looking Lost Mistake Move Stopped Think Touch Touring Way Years]
Since we didn't use guns, we wanted to make sure we could earn the ability to win the audience over by making it believable. A lot of what you do when you work out in that mode is use your mental energy. Lucy Liu
[ Ability Audience Believable Could Earn Energy Guns Lot Make Making Mental Mode Out Over Since Sure Use Wanted Win Work Your]
One of the things that's clear to me from interviews that I've read is that the more popular successful jazz musicians had audiences above and beyond the music community. Branford Marsalis
[ Above Audiences Beyond Clear Community Had Interviews Jazz More Music Musicians Popular Read Successful Things]
I went on all over the States, ranting poems to enthusiastic audiences that, the week before, had been equally enthusiastic about lectures on Railway Development or the Modern Turkish Essay. Dylan Thomas
[ Audiences Been Before Development Enthusiastic Equally Essay Had Lectures Modern Over Poems Railway States Turkish Week Went]
I mean it allowed me to do that which was fantastic because we really get to see the character mature and deal with some things that are, that I think as an audience member, really pull us in. Brandon Routh
[ Allowed Audience Because Character Deal Fantastic Get Mature Mean Member Pull Really See Some Things Think Us Which]
We still have that same burn, to get that same kind of laughs. So whether the studio wants us to or not, we're going to do it. The money is just a byproduct of coming out with good stuff. Our whole thing is building that rapport with the audience. Shawn Wayans
[ Audience Building Burn Byproduct Coming Get Going Good Just Kind Laughs Money Our Out Rapport Same Still Studio Stuff Thing Us Wants Whether Whole]
You see, 30 years ago I didn't have near the audience I have now. My tapes on the cults have reached a circulation of 15 million. those are not my figures but the figures of the people who distribute them. Walter Martin
[ Ago Audience Circulation Cults Distribute Figures Million Near Now Reached See Tapes Them Those Years]
Once you get into your stride, the camera becomes like another person in the room. It's like being in a very small theatre where there is no getting away with anything because the audience is centimetres away from you. Saffron Burrows
[ Another Anything Audience Away Because Becomes Being Camera Get Getting Into Once Person Room Small Stride Theatre Very Where Your]
Any authentic work of art must start an argument between the artist and his audience. Rebecca West
[ Any Argument Art Artist Audience Authentic Between His Must Start Work]
Quite a few operas are still being commissioned around the world, although nothing apart from audience popularity can ensure more than a few performances. Bruce Beresford
[ Although Apart Around Audience Being Commissioned Ensure Few More Nothing Operas Performances Popularity Quite Still Than World]
It is important that the audience should understand every syllable of every word, for only then can they grasp the meaning of the song. Kate Smith
[ Audience Every Grasp Important Meaning Only Should Song Syllable Then Understand Word]
For an actor, it's great fun to play one of these hungry white sharks. Audiences love to hate them. Michael Douglas
[ Actor Audiences Fun Great Hate Hungry Love Play Sharks Them These White]
This film business, perhaps more so in America than in Europe, has always been about young sexuality. It's not true of theatre, but in America, film audiences are young. It's not an intellectual cinema in America. Jacqueline Bisset
[ Always America Audiences Been Business Cinema Europe Film Intellectual More Perhaps Sexuality Than Theatre True Young]
I know it's popular to say this because she's the woman of the moment, but Halle Berry. Not only does she have obvious audience appeal and star quality, but she's a damn good actress too. Paul Kane
[ Actress Appeal Audience Because Berry Damn Does Good Halle Know Moment Obvious Only Popular Quality Say She Star Too Woman]
I love to entertain an audience. George Peppard
[ Audience Entertain Love]
I love the rehearsal process in the theatre, and the visceral sense of contact and communication with a live audience. Judd Nelson
[ Audience Communication Contact Live Love Process Rehearsal Sense Theatre Visceral]
I don't pay attention to target audiences and therefore I often hear that I am a ratings killer, somebody who fundamentally doesn't care whether one person is watching or an entire soccer stadium. Alexander Kluge
[ Am Attention Audiences Care Entire Fundamentally Hear Killer Often Pay Person Ratings Soccer Somebody Stadium Target Therefore Watching Whether]
I liked working with Tom Christopher as he was great as Hawk, and Wilfred Hyde White but I wished it were in a different context as the changes really tuned off the audience. Gil Gerard
[ Audience Changes Christopher Context Different Great Hawk Hyde Liked Off Really Tom Tuned Were White Wished Working]
God is a comedian, playing to an audience too afraid to laugh. Voltaire
[ Afraid Audience Comedian God Laugh Playing Too]
The BBC were not playing the music that was happening on the street so we did an independent production because we knew we had an audience. Then we licensed the album to EMI. Georgie Fame
[ Album Audience Bbc Because Did Had Happening Independent Knew Licensed Music Playing Production Street Then Were]
Phish and Dave Matthews really know their audiences and really treat them well. Jimmy Buffett
[ Audiences Dave Know Matthews Phish Really Their Them Treat Well]
I never failed to convince an audience that the best thing they could do was to go away. Thomas Love Peacock
[ Audience Away Best Convince Could Failed Go Never Thing]
An artist cannot be responsible for what people make of their art. An audience loathe giving up preconceived images of an artist. Stephen Stills
[ Art Artist Audience Cannot Giving Images Loathe Make Preconceived Responsible Their Up]
I call it like the domino theory of reality. If you can go one step at a time and it seems to make sense, you can then take your audience into an area that is relatively outlandish. Ivan Reitman
[ Area Audience Call Domino Go Into Make Outlandish Reality Relatively Seems Sense Step Take Then Theory Time Your]
I think the more the actor lets you know what he thinks of the character, the less the audience cares - like a comedian who laughs at his own jokes. Neil LaBute
[ Actor Audience Cares Character Comedian His Jokes Know Laughs Less Lets More Own Think Thinks]
The Broadway audience is made up of a greater percentage of tourists now. There's not nearly as much variety and danger and challenge in what's being offered. John Lithgow
[ Audience Being Broadway Challenge Danger Greater Made Much Nearly Now Offered Percentage Tourists Up Variety]
I'm always prepared for the worst. I was prepared to have the book come out, sell seven copies, and have to keep working in advertising, so it was just great that it was received so well and by such a huge audience. Augusten Burroughs
[ Advertising Always Audience Book Come Copies Great Huge Just Keep Out Prepared Received Sell Seven Such Well Working Worst]
Since the goal of my programs is to show audiences how humor can both help them heal as well as deal with not-so-funny stuff, I decided to discuss the events of the previous week, the pain all of us were feeling, and how humor and some laughter might be beneficial. Allen Klein
[ Audiences Beneficial Both Deal Decided Discuss Events Feeling Goal Heal Help How Humor Laughter Might Pain Previous Programs Show Since Some Stuff Them Us Week Well Were]
I don't take reviews very seriously, but in their totality I think they are representative of how the audience feels, and of what their reaction is. There's always one guy who doesn't get it. David Zucker
[ Always Audience Feels Get Guy How Reaction Representative Reviews Seriously Take Their Think Totality Very]
I really want younger audience members to see kids in their early 20's playing Frank's music and to be inspired to take things to a higher level themselves. Dweezil Zappa
[ Audience Early Frank Higher Inspired Kids Level Members Music Playing Really See Take Their Themselves Things Want Younger]
I think that's what distinguishes Schmidt, really. In the movies now, so much of what is appealing to an audience is the dramatic or has to do with science fiction, and Schmidt is simply human. There's no melodrama; there's no device, It's just about a human being. Jack Nicholson
[ Appealing Audience Being Device Distinguishes Dramatic Fiction Human Just Melodrama Movies Much Now Really Science Simply Think]
I'll keep doing it until I die or the audiences die. Mark Russell
[ Audiences Die Doing Keep Until]
The audience likes their emotions to be touched. They want to laugh and cry and feel good. Magic Johnson
[ Audience Cry Emotions Feel Good Laugh Likes Their Touched Want]
If you really do want to be an actor who can satisfy himself and his audience, you need to be vulnerable. Jack Lemon
[ Actor Audience Himself His Need Really Satisfy Vulnerable Want]
Women can't be afraid to look like action heroes. It's not always pretty, but when it's on the screen, it translates well to the audience. Victoria Pratt
[ Action Afraid Always Audience Heroes Look Pretty Screen Translates Well Women]
We reinvent ourselves to solve a client's problem. It's more than just tweaking. It's rethinking what your audience wants and needs. Isn't that what great actors constantly do? Merrie Spaeth
[ Actors Audience Client Constantly Great Just More Needs Ourselves Problem Reinvent Solve Than Tweaking Wants Your]
Sylvester has a great popular sense, as good as any writer I've ever worked with. He knows what audiences want to see, and what they don't want to see. Ted Kotcheff
[ Any Audiences Ever Good Great Knows Popular See Sense Sylvester Want Worked Writer]
Some people say I appeared on the Phil Donahue show to tell "my" sex change story but I've never appeared on his show for any reason... not even as a member of the studio audience. Eileen Davidson
[ Any Appeared Audience Change Even His Member Never Phil Reason Say Sex Show Some Story Studio Tell]
I think everyone who makes movies should be forced to do television. Because you have to finish. You have to get it done, and there are a lot of decisions made just for the sake of making decisions. You do something because it's efficient and because it gets the story told and it connects to the audience. Joss Whedon
[ Audience Because Connects Decisions Done Efficient Everyone Finish Forced Get Gets Just Lot Made Makes Making Movies Sake Should Something Story Television Think Told]
In Hitchcock's eyes the movement was dramatic, not the acting. When he wanted the audience to be moved, he moved the camera. He was a subtle human being, and he was also the best director I have ever worked with. Bruce Dern
[ Acting Also Audience Being Best Camera Director Dramatic Ever Eyes Hitchcock Human Moved Movement Subtle Wanted Worked]
My sense of responsibility to the audience is to screen things that they would never see in a local theater. Richard Wilson
[ Audience Local Never Responsibility Screen See Sense Theater Things Would]
For me, I go in and play a few Christian songs for an audience, and now I have people come up and not tell me I'm great, but tell me that my music is helping save their lives, helping them in the Lord, and helping them end their vices. Rick Derringer
[ Audience Christian Come End Few Go Great Helping Lives Lord Music Now Play Save Songs Tell Their Them Up Vices]
I've never been uncomfortable putting my heart on display, my feelings on display, certainly with an audience. David Coverdale
[ Audience Been Certainly Display Feelings Heart Never Putting Uncomfortable]
Being black, I'm involved in the reparations movement. It's focused toward the African-American audience. We could begin to heal. Cassandra Wilson
[ African-American Audience Begin Being Black Could Focused Heal Involved Movement Reparations Toward]
Watching President Obama apologize last week for America's arrogance - before a French audience that owes its freedom to the sacrifices of Americans - helped convince me that he has a deep-seated antipathy toward American values and traditions. Rick Santorum
[ America American Americans Antipathy Apologize Arrogance Audience Before Convince Deep-Seated Freedom French Helped Last Obama Obama Owes President Sacrifices Toward Traditions Values Watching Week]
Very difficult to understand American audience, what they like, what they don't like. Some movie I like very much, it doesn't work. Some movie I don't like, it gets big box office. Very difficult. Jackie Chan
[ American Audience Big Box Difficult Gets Movie Much Office Some Understand Very Work]
In all my years of performing, no audience member has ever actually assaulted me. I consider this to be the singular triumph of my performing career. Rupert Holmes
[ Actually Assaulted Audience Career Consider Ever Member Performing Singular Triumph Years]
Music is a performance and needs the audience. Michael Tippett Music
[ Audience Music Needs Performance]
Yes, I did some rewrites of the show as some of the stuff was not very good and I worked my butt off to make it something that the audience liked and that I could be proud of. Gil Gerard
[ Audience Could Did Good Liked Make Off Proud Rewrites Show Some Something Stuff Very Worked Yes]
Constantly risking absurdity and death whenever he performs above the heads of his audience, the poet, like an acrobat, climbs on rhyme to a high wire of his own making. Lawrence Ferlinghetti
[ Above Absurdity Audience Climbs Constantly Death Heads High His Making Own Performs Poet Rhyme Risking Whenever Wire]
All of the sudden the audiences started getting younger and the spread of the attendance was really wide. I think it's as a result of the records selling more that they started following our careers. John Cale
[ Attendance Audiences Careers Following Getting More Our Really Records Result Selling Spread Started Sudden Think Wide Younger]
I've never worried about what audiences would accept or had a game plan regarding the career. I never had an idea of how I should look to my fans or anybody else. Antonio Banderas
[ Accept Anybody Audiences Career Else Fans Game Had How Idea Look Never Plan Regarding Should Worried Would]
My own personal taste in films as a member of the audience was not completely in line with films I was doing. Rick Moranis
[ Audience Completely Doing Films Line Member Own Personal Taste]
I think there are two ways to depict a family. One is what it's really like, and one is what the audience would like it to be. Between you and me, I think the second one is what I would prefer. Aaron Spelling
[ Audience Between Depict Family Prefer Really Second Think Two Ways Would]
Sometimes you don't know what you've got until you put it in front of an audience - and the enthusiasm for the show from the audience has been just incredible. Matthew Bourne
[ Audience Been Enthusiasm Front Got Incredible Just Know Put Show Sometimes Until]
There is an audience for every play; it's just that sometimes it can't wait long enough to find it. Shirley Booth
[ Audience Enough Every Find Just Long Play Sometimes Wait]
Genre labels are useful only insofar as they help you find an audience. Walter Jon Williams
[ Audience Find Genre Help Insofar Labels Only Useful]
You want to do something that shows some type individuality and talent and imagination - at the same time, you want to be truthful to the predecessors, because obviously the audience liked something about them and you have to replicate that experience to a certain extent. Renny Harlin
[ Audience Because Certain Experience Extent Imagination Individuality Liked Obviously Predecessors Replicate Same Shows Some Something Talent Them Time Truthful Type Want]
We're not getting paid. We have these great musicians with us and it gives us a real charge. And the audience gives us a charge, because they keep it interesting all the time. Tina Weymouth
[ Audience Because Charge Getting Gives Great Interesting Keep Musicians Paid Real These Time Us]
I'm not subject to their rise and fall because I'm not accepted by them, so I have my own little curve going on. A lot of it is because of how much I play, I think I connect like when all you had was Vaudeville, I think I have an audience by performing a lot! Leo Kottke
[ Accepted Audience Because Connect Curve Fall Going Had How Little Lot Much Own Performing Play Rise Subject Their Them Think Vaudeville]
The networks found themselves having to compete for an increasingly Balkanized audience. Roger Mudd
[ Audience Compete Found Having Increasingly Networks Themselves]
He learned through the way that my father and I felt about his songs, his country songs, that they were great songs. And then he went out and sang them for the audiences that we found, and he found a tremendous reaction to that. Alan Lomax
[ Audiences Country Father Felt Found Great His Learned Out Reaction Sang Songs Them Then Through Tremendous Way Went Were]
Above all, ignore the audience. Minnie Maddern Fiske
[ Above Audience Ignore]
A politician's words reveal less about what he thinks about his subject than what he thinks about his audience. George Will
[ Audience His Less Politician Reveal Subject Than Thinks Words]
My mother was electric onstage, and I vividly recall the extraordinary power she had over her audiences. Lorna Luft
[ Audiences Electric Extraordinary Had Her Mother Onstage Over Power Recall She Vividly]
For Scary Movie 2, we had a due date and had to work fast. And though there's a lot of pressure, as artists, we just block it out. So really, the pressure comes from us. That's how the first movie happened. There was no outside pressure: we wanted to hit the audience hard. Shawn Wayans
[ Artists Audience Block Comes Date Due Fast First Had Happened Hard Hit How Just Lot Movie Out Outside Pressure Really Scary Though Us Wanted Work]
When you make a film, you like to run it with an audience. They tell you you're narrow-minded or subjective, or that seems too long, or that doesn't work. Richard Donner
[ Audience Film Long Make Narrow-Minded Run Seems Subjective Tell Too Work]
One reason I do the live shows - and the monthly speeches at public radio stations - is to remind myself that people hear the show, that it has an audience, that it exists in the world. It's so easy to forget that. Ira Glass
[ Audience Easy Exists Forget Hear Live Monthly Myself Public Radio Reason Remind Show Shows Speeches Stations World]
Your purpose is to make your audience see what you saw, hear what you heard, feel what you felt. Relevant detail, couched in concrete, colorful language, is the best way to recreate the incident as it happened and to picture it for the audience. Dale Carnegie
[ Audience Best Colorful Concrete Couched Detail Feel Felt Happened Hear Heard Incident Language Make Picture Purpose Recreate Relevant Saw See Way Your]
To get an Oscar would be an incredible moment in my career, there is no doubt about that. But the 'Lord of the Rings' films are not made for Oscars, they are made for the audience. Peter Jackson
[ Audience Career Doubt Films Get Incredible Lord Made Moment Oscar Oscars Rings Would]
It's those moments, those odd moments that you look for and sometimes by creating this kind of loose atmosphere you find those little moments that somehow mean a lot to an audience when they really register right. Barry Levinson
[ Atmosphere Audience Creating Find Kind Little Look Loose Lot Mean Moments Odd Really Register Right Somehow Sometimes Those]
Audiences are always better pleased with a smart retort, some joke or epigram, than with any amount of reasoning. Charlotte Perkins Gilman
[ Always Amount Any Audiences Better Epigram Joke Pleased Reasoning Smart Some Than]
I don't have a director. The audience directs me. Hal Holbrook
[ Audience Director Directs]
Don't make music for some vast, unseen audience or market or ratings share or even for something as tangible as money. Though it's crucial to make a living, that shouldn't be your inspiration. Do it for yourself. Billy Joel
[ Audience Crucial Even Inspiration Living Make Market Money Music Ratings Share Some Something Tangible Though Unseen Vast Your Yourself]
It's so easy to manipulate an audience, but it's nearly always clear that you are being manipulated. I think even people that are not critically attuned are aware of cynical manipulation in film. John Boorman
[ Always Attuned Audience Aware Being Clear Critically Cynical Easy Even Film Manipulate Manipulated Manipulation Nearly Think]
If you have a recital to do, you have to memorize the songs. I never use music when I do recitals. It produces an instant barrier, both for yourself and the audience. Bryn Terfel
[ Audience Barrier Both Instant Memorize Music Never Produces Recital Songs Use Yourself]
I think once you've finished a movie you really have to detach from it so that you can come back and watch it as an audience member. Frank Darabont
[ Audience Back Come Detach Finished Member Movie Once Really Think Watch]
Any audience that gets a laugh out of me gets it while I'm facing them. Ethel Merman
[ Any Audience Facing Gets Laugh Out Them While]
They look so expectant, and then they look so depressed... that was the other great lesson that The Royal Hunt of the Sun taught me, it was the profundity that masked drama can achieve, that of course, the audience were not seeing masks moving at all. Peter Shaffer
[ Achieve Audience Course Depressed Drama Great Hunt Lesson Look Masked Masks Moving Other Profundity Royal Seeing Sun Taught Then Were]
Def Leppard is obviously a different band that we are, but the music work well tighter. And the audiences seem work well together too. We are opening, but we're having a good time. Joan Jett
[ Audiences Band Def Different Good Having Leppard Music Obviously Opening Seem Tighter Time Together Too Well Work]
I think American audiences are quite interesting in that they can handle almost any amount of violence, but the moment the violence becomes sexual violence it immediately becomes an issue. Mark Millar
[ Almost American Amount Any Audiences Becomes Handle Immediately Interesting Issue Moment Quite Sexual Think Violence]
I'd just love to have an audience and it's the most fun in the world to get a new script every week and have the audience come in, and work with those actors. Sara Gilbert
[ Actors Audience Come Every Fun Get Just Love Most New Script Those Week Work World]
And that's another reason to make this movie: We can put plays on film now, at a relatively small cost, and they will reach an audience they would never have reached otherwise. Dustin Hoffman
[ Another Audience Cost Film Make Movie Never Now Otherwise Plays Put Reach Reached Reason Relatively Small Will Would]
We do have our finger on the pulse of the marketplace, if for no other reasons than having all these live events and listening to our audience all the time. Vince McMahon
[ Audience Events Finger Having Listening Live Marketplace Other Our Pulse Reasons Than These Time]
I guess my idea of a good audience is one that's quiet and listens, but also that's alive: they respond, they're getting the jokes, they're with me. And that' s been happening. Dan Hicks
[ Alive Also Audience Been Getting Good Guess Happening Idea Jokes Listens Quiet Respond]
If the breaking news event has something to do with young people, specifically with MTV's audience, there was a higher chance that I would actually go cover it with a television camera instead of just write the story myself and read it on the air. Tabitha Soren
[ Actually Air Audience Breaking Camera Chance Cover Event Go Higher Instead Just Mtv Myself News Read Something Specifically Story Television Would Write Young]
My audience are the same people who bought my albums years ago. These people are now married, with their own homes, their own families. If I'm in concert, I get people now who bring their kids. Helen Reddy
[ Ago Albums Audience Bought Bring Concert Families Get Homes Kids Married Now Own Same Their These Years]
Until MTV, television had not been a huge influence on music. To compete with MTV, the country music moguls felt they had to appeal to the same young audience and do it the way MTV did. Charley Pride
[ Appeal Audience Been Compete Country Did Felt Had Huge Influence Moguls Mtv Music Same Television Until Way Young]
I like playin' for an audience the best, though, I think. Johnny Winter
[ Audience Best Playin Think Though]
Whereas European films have traditionally been able to go into adult relationships. I think there's a huge audience in America for those kinds of films. Philip Kaufman
[ Able Adult America Audience Been European Films Go Huge Into Kinds Relationships Think Those Traditionally Whereas]
I don't understand that, because I think that what people like most about the show is that they recognize themselves in the characters and their problems, so the more believable the family is, the more we can draw the audience in. Patricia Richardson
[ Audience Because Believable Characters Draw Family More Most Problems Recognize Show Their Themselves Think Understand]
Now we have an audience that is so very eclectic. Big, tremendous fans. Eydie Gorme
[ Audience Big Eclectic Fans Now Tremendous Very]
I just feed off the energy of the audience. Larry David
[ Audience Energy Feed Just Off]
The violence or the vaudeville style of comedy is a technique all by itself. You get up there, and you are a comedian, and you're doing one thing. That is, you're going to make the audience laugh. Leslie Nielsen
[ Audience Comedian Comedy Doing Get Going Itself Laugh Make Style Technique Thing Up Vaudeville Violence]
You can try to reach an audience, but you just write what comes out of you and you just hope that it is accepted. You do not write specifically to a generation. Leon Uris
[ Accepted Audience Comes Generation Hope Just Out Reach Specifically Try Write]
The Top 40 is geared toward 20 and under, not 20 and up. That's the audience I'm geared to. Michael Bolton
[ Audience Geared Top Toward Under Up]
It's better to finish at the peak or soon after it, than to wait until the audience notices a decline. Eberhard Weber
[ After Audience Better Decline Finish Notices Peak Soon Than Until Wait]
It was Christopher's brilliant concept that he did not want this to become like every other sitcom where you do one take, and the audience gets bored with seeing it ten times, you know, over and over again. Stacy Keach
[ Again Audience Become Bored Brilliant Christopher Concept Did Every Gets Know Other Over Seeing Sitcom Take Ten Times Want Where]
It's just a fact of life. Everybody grows up and goes through changes, and our audience has seen it all. Brian Austin Green
[ Audience Changes Everybody Fact Goes Grows Just Life Our Seen Through Up]
If you want something from an audience, you give blood to their fantasies. It's the ultimate hustle. Marlon Brando
[ Audience Blood Fantasies Give Hustle Something Their Ultimate Want]
So anyway, I really enjoyed the European audiences. Lee Hazlewood
[ Anyway Audiences Enjoyed European Really]
Using rhetorical questions in speeches is a great way to keep the audience involved. Don't you think those kinds of questions would keep your attention? Bo Bennett
[ Attention Audience Great Involved Keep Kinds Questions Rhetorical Speeches Think Those Using Way Would Your]
My face has changed with the years and has enough history in it to give audiences something to work with. Jeanne Moreau
[ Audiences Changed Enough Face Give History Something Work Years]
Most films I work on, the people making the film are constantly second-guessing the executives of the studio, the producer, and the audience. It is very hard to accomplish anything in that situation. Carter Burwell
[ Accomplish Anything Audience Constantly Executives Film Films Hard Making Most Producer Situation Studio Very Work]
I'm not the best audience for that because I'm not a great science-fiction fan. I just never got off on space ships and space costumes, things like that. Gary Oldman
[ Audience Because Best Costumes Fan Got Great Just Never Off Science-Fiction Science-Fiction Ships Space Things]
Both me and Edgar are firm believers in never underestimating or talking down to an audience, and giving an audience something to do, to give them something which is entirely up to them to enter into the film and find these hidden things and whatever. Simon Pegg
[ Audience Believers Both Down Edgar Enter Entirely Film Find Firm Give Giving Hidden Into Never Something Talking Them These Things Underestimating Up Whatever Which]
And the most important thing - apart from telling a good, believable story, and being a true character - is to be someone the audience will care about, even if you're playing a murderer or rapist. Anna Friel
[ Apart Audience Being Believable Care Character Even Good Important Most Murderer Playing Rapist Someone Story Telling Thing True Will]
It sure looks good to see an honest-to-goodness audience after looking at you all for so long from the silver screen. Hattie McDaniel
[ After Audience Good Long Looking Looks Screen See Silver Sure]
You have a specific, defined audience-at MTV, they assume the audience to the news is 15 to 30 years old and they do a lot of research about the things they're interested in. Tabitha Soren
[ Assume Audience Defined Interested Lot Mtv News Old Research Specific Things Years]
Yeah I do and I don't mind, in fact that is one of the real encouraging things about this whole career of mine is that there are tunes I wrote almost thirty years ago that I will still play in front of an audience and I still like the old tunes. Leo Kottke
[ Ago Almost Audience Career Encouraging Fact Front Mind Mine Old Play Real Still Things Thirty Tunes Whole Will Wrote Yeah Years]
You look back on films sometimes and if they have not been as all-out successful as you anticipated you try to find reasons why maybe it didn't come off for audiences as well as you would have liked. Robert Wise
[ All-Out Anticipated Audiences Back Been Come Films Find Liked Look Maybe Off Reasons Sometimes Successful Try Well Why Would]
On the stage, you have to find truth, even if you have to lose the audience. Anthony Quinn
[ Audience Even Find Lose Stage Truth]
I'm kind of private and I keep things inside a lot, but it's been so wonderful to realize that people care about you in a very deep way and that there is some bond between an actor and his audience. I don't even know how to describe that feeling. Michael J. Fox
[ Actor Audience Been Between Bond Care Deep Describe Even Feeling His How Inside Keep Kind Know Lot Private Realize Some Things Very Way Wonderful]
Postmodernism cost literature its audience. Scott Turow
[ Audience Cost Literature Postmodernism]
An actor really is a kind of intermediary between an audience and the piece, whether it's a play or movie. Christopher Walken
[ Actor Audience Between Kind Movie Piece Play Really Whether]
I believe that given the audience attention level, we could do an even more compelling 90 minutes. Vince McMahon
[ Attention Audience Believe Compelling Could Even Given Level Minutes More]
At MTV, although the audience is smaller, I found it more interesting to deliver news to a specific group of people, because my story then did not have to try to be all things to all people. Tabitha Soren
[ Although Audience Because Deliver Did Found Group Interesting More Mtv News Smaller Specific Story Then Things Try]
Fortunately, it doesn't seem to have made a lot of difference to my audience that I'm as bald as a billiard ball! James Taylor
[ Audience Bald Ball Difference Fortunately Lot Made Seem]
As far as I know, if you take your time, write a good script and make a good film, then give the audience time, they will accept it. Ajay Devgan
[ Accept Audience Far Film Give Good Know Make Script Take Then Time Will Write Your]
For me, the great joy is to watch an audience watching what I've made. To hear not a peep from the audience at the right moment, and then to hear the laughs and the cheers. Michael Bay
[ Audience Cheers Great Hear Joy Laughs Made Moment Right Then Watch Watching]
I have not wanted to intimidate audiences. I have not wanted my dancing to be an elitist form. That doesn't mean I haven't wanted it to be excellent. Twyla Tharp
[ Audiences Dancing Elitist Excellent Form Haven Intimidate Mean Wanted]
I think there's a far more general audience now because I've done more populist stuff on telly. Jo Brand
[ Audience Because Done Far General More Now Populist Stuff Telly Think]
I lose tons of stuff on the cutting room floor. For Scary Movie 3, for example, we had a lot of Matrix spoofs, a Hulk scene, and some of that stuff just doesn't hold up - it's too much plot, audiences just didn't want to hear about it. David Zucker
[ Audiences Cutting Example Floor Had Hear Hold Hulk Just Lose Lot Matrix Movie Much Plot Room Scary Scene Some Stuff Tons Too Up Want]
I found out a long time ago that if I didn't have a good story for a song, I could just make one up! Now it seems over half the stories in my show are made up. The funny thing is, those seem to be the ones that resonate the most with the audiences. Ronny Cox
[ Ago Audiences Could Found Funny Good Half Just Long Made Make Most Now Ones Out Over Resonate Seem Seems Show Song Stories Story Thing Those Time Up]
I am attracting a new audience now, one that is more open and more spiritually inclined. Kenny Loggins
[ Am Attracting Audience Inclined More New Now Open Spiritually]
I found out was, by the rhythm of my chewing, how I chewed fast, slow or what have you, I could tell the audience what my character was thinking and feeling. Rod Steiger
[ Audience Character Chewed Chewing Could Fast Feeling Found How Out Rhythm Slow Tell Thinking]
In his day, the audience was well aware of the music, of the classical beat. Nusrat F. A. Khan
[ Audience Aware Beat Classical Day His Music Well]
In the writing of memoirs, as in the production of shows, too much caution causes the audience to nod and think of other channels. Gerald Clarke
[ Audience Causes Caution Channels Memoirs Much Nod Other Production Shows Think Too Writing]
Anytime you get an audience that's paying attention, you enjoy it more. Natasha Hamilton
[ Anytime Attention Audience Enjoy Get More Paying]
I am proud of what I have got and I need an audience. Farrah Fawcett
[ Am Audience Got Need Proud]
With stand-up you've just got that one chance. Audiences can be quite fickle. Johnny Vegas
[ Audiences Chance Fickle Got Just Quite Stand-Up]
To me, there was nothing greater than to play for an audience and to entertain people and that has stayed with me all these years. Bobby Vinton
[ Audience Entertain Greater Nothing Play Stayed Than These Years]
Frank's audience doesn't care if a girl singer, a comic or an organ grinder with a monkey opens the show. They are there to see HIM. Nancy Sinatra
[ Audience Care Comic Frank Girl Grinder Him Monkey Opens Organ See Show Singer]
I would write plays for my grandmother, who was stone deaf, my mother and the dog, that was our audience. Jayne Meadows
[ Audience Deaf Dog Grandmother Mother Our Plays Stone Would Write]
People ask me how far I've come. And I tell them twelve feet: from the audience to the stage. David Lee Roth
[ Ask Audience Come Far Feet How Stage Tell Them Twelve]
Whereas with foreign coverage there's a much broader disconnect between you and your audience. John Pomfret
[ Audience Between Broader Coverage Foreign Much Whereas Your]
To me, it's the kiss of death when you start winking at the audience as an actor. I just never liked it. I don't like it when we do monologues, looking into the character. Thomas Jane
[ Actor Audience Character Death Into Just Kiss Liked Looking Monologues Never Start Winking]
Royalties are not how most writers or musicians make their living. Musicians by and large make a living with a relationship with an audience that is economically harnessed through performance and ticket sales. John Perry Barlow
[ Audience Economically Harnessed How Large Living Make Most Musicians Performance Relationship Royalties Sales Their Through Ticket Writers]
Then I realized my early work did have something special that audiences adored apart from what I humbly thought about them. They occupy a distinguished niche in Italian film history and probably always will. Dario Argento
[ Adored Always Apart Audiences Did Distinguished Early Film History Humbly Italian Niche Occupy Probably Realized Something Special Them Then Thought Will Work]
It requires wisdom to understand wisdom: the music is nothing if the audience is deaf. Walter Lippmann Wisdom
[ Audience Deaf Music Nothing Requires Understand Wisdom]
I'm facing upstage, with my back to the audience, and the spotlight comes up on my back as I start singing. Tom Wopat
[ Audience Back Comes Facing Singing Spotlight Start Up]
Free speech is not to be regulated like diseased cattle and impure butter. The audience that hissed yesterday may applaud today, even for the same performance. William O. Douglas Politics
[ Applaud Audience Butter Cattle Diseased Even Free Hissed Impure May Performance Regulated Same Speech Today Yesterday]
If it's total freedom, I guess the ultimate thing you can go into is total silence between the audience and performer, with the performer projecting something he doesn't even have to play. Alice Cooper
[ Audience Between Even Freedom Go Guess Into Performer Play Projecting Silence Something Thing Total Ultimate]
I don't feel like I need to preach to the world or nothing like that. I just feel like I share what I say, and if listeners get it, they get it. And I never underestimate the audience's ability to feel me. Erykah Badu
[ Ability Audience Feel Get Just Listeners Need Never Nothing Preach Say Share Underestimate World]
What's interesting is the show allows for the awkward pauses to be captured, which makes it stylistically unique, especially for American audiences. Rainn Wilson
[ Allows American Audiences Awkward Captured Especially Interesting Makes Pauses Show Unique Which]
It's a little like casting out hundreds of fishing lines into the audience. You start getting little bites, then more, then you hook a few, then more. Then you can start reeling them in and that's a loveliest feeling - the whole audience laughing with you. Jim Dale
[ Audience Bites Casting Feeling Few Fishing Getting Hook Hundreds Into Laughing Lines Little More Out Reeling Start Them Then Whole]
I'm very conscious that I want the dance audience to respond and respect what I'm doing, so I'm always very true to the music and I honour the music in the way I see it - I don't mess around with the music. Matthew Bourne
[ Always Around Audience Conscious Dance Doing Honour Mess Music Respect Respond See True Very Want Way]
The audience wants to be attracted not by the critics, but by a great story. You must deliver to the audience emotion - and when I say emotion, I mean suspense, drama, love. Dino De Laurentiis
[ Attracted Audience Critics Deliver Drama Emotion Great Love Mean Must Say Story Suspense Wants]
I don't enjoy British shows as a rule because British audiences are strange. Andrew Eldritch
[ Audiences Because British Enjoy Rule Shows Strange]
American audiences tend to be more expressive than British ones. Simon Pegg
[ American Audiences British Expressive More Ones Tend Than]
All you have to do is just believe in what's there; then, the audience will, too. Brendan Fraser
[ Audience Believe Just Then Too Will]
If audiences are sort of interested in movies that are made like McDonald's hamburgers, which do have a value in the world, then we have to re-evaluate our entire career. Larry Wachowski
[ Audiences Career Entire Hamburgers Interested Made Mcdonald Movies Our Re-Evaluate Sort Then Value Which World]
The shows at the Hilton are the most exciting shows I've ever done. The stage is huge, but the theater is intimate, so we can have a magnificent production and still connect with the audience. Barry Manilow
[ Audience Connect Done Ever Exciting Hilton Huge Intimate Magnificent Most Production Shows Stage Still Theater]
It's rather like attending a university seminar where you are talking to a few gifted specialists who deliver a paper to an audience of their peers. That's one way of making music. Gavin Bryars
[ Attending Audience Deliver Few Gifted Making Music Paper Peers Rather Seminar Specialists Talking Their University Way Where]
Why would they have gone to the trouble to hire the best comedy writers in the business to write funny material for us to play straight, if the children in our audience were the only audience. Burt Ward
[ Audience Best Business Children Comedy Funny Gone Hire Material Only Our Play Straight Trouble Us Were Why Would Write Writers]
Audiences are the same all over the world, and if you entertain them, they'll respond. Liza Minnelli
[ Audiences Entertain Over Respond Same Them World]
And the goal really is to make the audience laugh, to bring them some joy. Todd Barry
[ Audience Bring Goal Joy Laugh Make Really Some Them]
There are three things we need to do for a band. We need to make a great record; we need to get the record played; and we need to find an audience for the live shows. Kiefer Sutherland
[ Audience Band Find Get Great Live Make Need Played Record Shows Things Three]
When you perform in front of an audience after only two days of rehearsal, you're flying by the seat of your pants - particularly when they're rewriting the show right up to the moment the camera goes on. Michael Richards
[ After Audience Camera Days Flying Front Goes Moment Only Pants Particularly Perform Rehearsal Rewriting Right Seat Show Two Up Your]
Hollywood has lost touch with their audience a long time ago. John Ratzenberger
[ Ago Audience Hollywood Long Lost Their Time Touch]
The audience has to understand that if the film is going to have any meaning for them. If they are going to empathize with the characters, they have to visualize the process of concentration involved in making every move. Conrad Hall
[ Any Audience Characters Concentration Every Film Going Involved Making Meaning Move Process Them Understand Visualize]
I like working on stage because there's something very immediate about it, that interaction with an audience where you immediately hear their reaction, or feel them, whether they're with you. Saffron Burrows
[ Audience Because Feel Hear Immediate Immediately Interaction Reaction Something Stage Their Them Very Where Whether Working]
It is amazing that something I did 23 years ago still has an audience that people respond to and I am touched and surprised that people are still very positive about. Gil Gerard
[ Ago Am Amazing Audience Did Positive Respond Something Still Surprised Touched Very Years]
I look at is as one single entity. I dehumanize the audience. This way, I don't get nervous, you know? Kenny Hickey
[ Audience Entity Get Know Look Nervous Single Way]
I don't think you can really make television based on what you think audiences want. You can only make stories that you like, because you have to watch it so many times. Dick Wolf
[ Audiences Based Because Make Many Only Really Stories Television Think Times Want Watch]
In fact, it is amazing how much European films - Italian, French, German and English - have recovered a certain territory of the audience in their countries over the last few years. Wim Wenders
[ Amazing Audience Certain Countries English European Fact Few Films French German How Italian Last Much Over Recovered Territory Their Years]
The Company of Wolves doesn't belong in any category, so it's difficult to prepare an audience for it. It's not a horror film, it's not a fantasy film, it's not a children's film - so what is it? Neil Jordan
[ Any Audience Belong Category Children Company Difficult Fantasy Film Horror Prepare Wolves]
People come to the theatre to be excited and uplifted - I want to inspire my audience. Edward Hall
[ Audience Come Excited Inspire Theatre Uplifted Want]
In New York, you couldn't wish for a nicer audience, or in L.A., Chicago, Boston. But when you get into secondary markets, they don't have a clue. Bryan Ferry
[ Audience Boston Chicago Clue Get Into Markets New Nicer Secondary Wish York]
The entire season, the show had never been aired for more than three weeks. You can't get an audience that way. They would never promo the show for the next week. Jeri Ryan
[ Aired Audience Been Entire Get Had More Never Next Promo Season Show Than Three Way Week Weeks Would]
At a Boston signing, someone from the audience asked why I was so obsessed with furniture in my books. The question rattled around in my head. I had no idea that I was obsessed with furniture. Jonathan Carroll
[ Around Asked Audience Books Boston Furniture Had Head Idea Obsessed Question Rattled Signing Someone Why]
We're making a commercial Hindi film catering to all types of audiences. Sanjay Dutt
[ Audiences Catering Commercial Film Hindi Making Types]
In other words, I think that if an audience listens to something as an experience of how in tune it is or something of that kind, that the whole point is somehow being missed, and the music has failed. John Eaton
[ Audience Being Experience Failed How Kind Listens Missed Music Other Point Somehow Something Think Tune Whole Words]
Even Hitchcock liked to think of himself as a puppeteer who was manipulating the strings of his audience and making them jump. He liked to think he had that kind of control. David Cronenberg
[ Audience Control Even Had Himself His Hitchcock Jump Kind Liked Making Manipulating Puppeteer Strings Them Think]
What turns me on is to walk into a sold-out venue. The audiences are so much the same as they were in the '60s. It's just an amazing thing. I can't explain it, but I hope it never stops. Chubby Checker
[ Amazing Audiences Explain Hope Into Just Much Never Same Stops Thing Turns Venue Walk Were]
The young people look great on television. They're youthful and have a lot of zip and energy, but when you see them live, they can only do about 20 minutes because they haven't got the training to hold an audience for an hour and a half or so. Tony Bennett
[ Audience Because Energy Got Great Half Haven Hold Hour Live Look Lot Minutes Only See Television Them Training Young Youthful Zip]
But my question is, am I compromising by adapting my words for the audience and where is the line beyond which I am not adapting words, but changing my position? Joichi Ito
[ Adapting Am Audience Beyond Changing Compromising Line Position Question Where Which Words]
I think you have a pact with an audience in every picture, and I think the pact is to try and be truthful and to be real. James L. Brooks
[ Audience Every Pact Picture Real Think Truthful Try]
All I want to do is make sure that art is available to all Americans in a participatory way, whether you engage in the art process yourself or you're an audience member. Jane Alexander
[ Americans Art Audience Available Engage Make Member Participatory Process Sure Want Way Whether Yourself]
Conductors must give unmistakable and suggestive signals to the orchestra - not choreography to the audience. George Szell
[ Audience Choreography Conductors Give Must Orchestra Signals Suggestive Unmistakable]
If I could live a parallel life, I would be a sitcom star; being in front of a live audience would be great. Scott Wolf
[ Audience Being Could Front Great Life Live Parallel Sitcom Star Would]
It's a tough job to tell a story when the audience already knows the ending, and the ending is bleak. Walter Jon Williams
[ Already Audience Bleak Ending Job Knows Story Tell Tough]
This was almost two hours of factual documentary. In our audience ratings, barely no one left the programme. The whole of his life is so fascinating and people kept watching for that reason. Martin Bashir
[ Almost Audience Barely Documentary Factual Fascinating His Hours Kept Left Life Our Programme Ratings Reason Two Watching Whole]
I don't think there has been any increase in sophistication in the audience. When people are aware of a concept that's easy to understand, and there's an actor who will attract them to the theater and it's a movie that's funny three-quarters of the time, it will be successful. David Zucker
[ Actor Any Attract Audience Aware Been Concept Easy Funny Increase Movie Sophistication Successful Theater Them Think Three-Quarters Time Understand Will]
The energy released by it is enormous and it becomes quite addictive, the power between the audience and the actor. Fiona Shaw
[ Actor Addictive Audience Becomes Between Energy Enormous Power Quite Released]
I try to address my audiences intelligently. The man in the street counts, but sometimes he forgets that he counts. Roland Joffe
[ Address Audiences Counts Forgets Intelligently Man Sometimes Street Try]
I have been steadily exchanging a rock audience who were nervous about what they had just bought for a jazz audience who not only were happy with their purchase, but are increasingly coming again. Bill Bruford
[ Again Audience Been Bought Coming Exchanging Had Happy Increasingly Jazz Just Nervous Only Purchase Rock Steadily Their Were]
Some actors get fired up by the sound of the audience. I just want to retreat. Francesca Annis
[ Actors Audience Fired Get Just Retreat Some Sound Up Want]
I guess The Grudge made over $100 million, but none of them had long legs after they came out but they all opened up and found an audience. If you could make those movies for a price, which is what I want to do with Spawn, then you could have some success. Todd McFarlane
[ After Audience Came Could Found Grudge Guess Had Legs Long Made Make Million Movies None Opened Out Over Price Some Spawn Success Them Then Those Up Want Which]
To have great poets, there must be great audiences. Walt Whitman Poetry
[ Audiences Great Must Poets]
We give you this story. It is for the audience to be moved and gut wrenched, not us. It isn't as if we don't go through those real feeling and it isn't as if I don't cry three or four times a night. I usually do. Linda Lavin
[ Audience Cry Feeling Four Give Go Gut Moved Night Real Story Those Three Through Times Us Usually]
I don't mind the audience identifying me with Red. Kurtwood Smith
[ Audience Identifying Mind Red]
If the audience walks out of a concert thinking, What a wonderful experience, then we have done our job. Emanuel Ax
[ Audience Concert Done Experience Job Our Out Then Thinking Walks Wonderful]
If there were no rules about when to applaud, we in the audience would have the right response almost always. Emanuel Ax
[ Almost Always Applaud Audience Response Right Rules Were Would]
In television, the audience has to be comfortable with you, and I've managed to prove that I can be in American homes to some degree, and not necessarily where everyone knows me, either. Bruce Boxleitner
[ American Audience Comfortable Degree Either Everyone Homes Knows Managed Necessarily Prove Some Television Where]
You pay your money, you take your choice. I get the audience my language attracts and I lose the ones it repels. David Antin
[ Attracts Audience Choice Get Language Lose Money Ones Pay Repels Take Your]
But theater, because of its nature, both text, images, multimedia effects, has a wider base of communication with an audience. That's why I call it the most social of the various art forms. Wole Soyinka
[ Art Audience Base Because Both Call Communication Effects Forms Images Most Multimedia Nature Social Text Theater Various Why Wider]
I realized the only thing I owed my audience was my own judgment and my own best effort. Len Wein
[ Audience Best Effort Judgment Only Owed Own Realized Thing]
I love to play for audiences that are simply made of people rather than so-called special people. John Astin
[ Audiences Love Made Play Rather Simply So-Called Special Than]
Now, if King Crimson accepts responsibility for innovating its own tradition, you can't accept responsibility for the audience. And there is an enormous tangible weight of expectation, which comes from an audience attending a King Crimson concert. Robert Fripp
[ Accept Accepts Attending Audience Comes Concert Crimson Enormous Expectation King Now Own Responsibility Tangible Tradition Weight Which]
We did experiments with the Boston Symphony for many years where we measured the angles of incidence of sound arriving at the ears of the audience, then took the measurements back to MIT and analyzed them. Amar Bose
[ Analyzed Angles Arriving Audience Back Boston Did Ears Experiments Incidence Many Measured Measurements Mit Sound Symphony Them Then Took Where Years]
And I think that we're more of an alternative act in that sense, and that flavor comes across to the audience. Juice Newton
[ Across Act Alternative Audience Comes Flavor More Sense Think]
You have to be smart to play a dumb blonde over and over again and keep the audience's attention without extraordinary physical equipment. Judy Holliday
[ Again Attention Audience Blonde Dumb Equipment Extraordinary Keep Over Physical Play Smart Without]
A lot of my audience are in their 50s. But they want me to pretend to continue to be pretending. Pete Townshend
[ Audience Continue Lot Pretend Pretending Their Want]
Part of the success of the show is that the audience sees themselves in the characters, becomes the characters. The more they inhabit the characters, the more they see. Bebe Neuwirth
[ Audience Becomes Characters Inhabit More Part See Sees Show Success Themselves]
Anything that loosens you up and makes you freer is good, because that's what acting and performing is all about - being free. It gives you a better connection to the audience. Brett Somers
[ Acting Anything Audience Because Being Better Connection Free Freer Gives Good Makes Performing Up]
You have to get the audience invested even if you're doing something that they think is dumb, it's kind of what these movies are all about. Halle Berry
[ Audience Doing Dumb Even Get Invested Kind Movies Something These Think]
One of the things I find about acting is that the less the audience knows about the actor, the more they're able to believe in him in the role. Hayden Christensen
[ Able Acting Actor Audience Believe Find Him Knows Less More Role Things]
And being away and not performing for a long time and really connecting with my audience for a long time, I have a great responsibility to myself and to them to do it exactly the way the process was when I was young. Jackie DeShannon
[ Audience Away Being Connecting Exactly Great Long Myself Performing Process Really Responsibility Them Time Way Young]
Every once in a while, when the audience is expecting to see one thing, you have to show them something else. Conrad Hall
[ Audience Else Every Expecting Once See Show Something Them Thing While]
If I do a piece in my living room, if I practice it - and I have the tapes to prove this - it's not going to be as good as doing the same piece in front of an audience. Dave Van Ronk
[ Audience Doing Front Going Good Living Piece Practice Prove Room Same Tapes]
I don't want to be able to see the audience. Bobby Darin
[ Able Audience See Want]
I'm really only happy when I'm on stage. I just feed off the energy of the audience. That's what I'm all about - people and laughter. Larry David
[ Audience Energy Feed Happy Just Laughter Off Only Really Stage]
At this stage, what would be rewarding would be for audiences to want to watch. Sean Penn
[ Audiences Rewarding Stage Want Watch Would]
The thing I fail to do is fully comprehend what's given back to me by the audience. You would think you would be a performer partly so you could feel all the appreciation or adulation, but I haven't quite managed that yet. Michelle Shocked
[ Adulation Appreciation Audience Back Comprehend Could Fail Feel Fully Given Haven Managed Partly Performer Quite Thing Think Would Yet]
I'm always shy in front of an audience, so I'm always at the back, in the shadows, just doing it. I don't like the front, the adulation. Bill Wyman
[ Adulation Always Audience Back Doing Front Just Shadows Shy]
Miles Davis turned his back to the audience when he came out on stage, and he offended people. But, he wasn't there to entertain; he was all about the music. I kind of do that. Bobby McFerrin
[ Audience Back Came Davis Entertain His Kind Miles Music Offended Out Stage Turned]
There's a kind of dynamic quality about theater and that dynamic quality expresses itself in relation to, first of all, the environment in which it's being staged; then the audience, the nature of the audience, the quality of the audience. Wole Soyinka
[ Audience Being Dynamic Environment Expresses First Itself Kind Nature Quality Relation Staged Theater Then Which]
I still get very scared when I step in front of a live audience. Adam Sandler
[ Audience Front Get Live Scared Step Still Very]
Everybody goes through a stage where you have it. And, all of a sudden, you don't have it anymore. You get older and the audience gets younger. Bobby Vinton
[ Anymore Audience Everybody Get Gets Goes Older Stage Sudden Through Where Younger]
Also the pictures themselves give a visual to the audience tuning in, that makes them a very important part of law enforcement, or pulling families together. Robert Stack
[ Also Audience Enforcement Families Give Important Law Makes Part Pictures Pulling Them Themselves Together Tuning Very Visual]
If I get a hard audience they are not going to get away until they laugh. Those seven laughs a minute - I've got to have them. Ken Dodd
[ Audience Away Get Going Got Hard Laugh Laughs Minute Seven Them Those Until]
The audiences are there as a result of my history with the band but also as a result of my being able to reach people with a tune. Bruce Springsteen
[ Able Also Audiences Band Being History Reach Result Tune]
The best way to make your audience laugh is to start laughing yourself. Oliver Goldsmith
[ Audience Best Laugh Laughing Make Start Way Your Yourself]
You can't force something like that. But we have encouraged our audience, because we avoid the confrontation of regular rock concerts: us up here, you down there. Instead, we're looking for interaction. Page McConnell
[ Audience Avoid Because Concerts Confrontation Down Encouraged Force Here Instead Interaction Looking Our Regular Rock Something Up Us]
You never really know until you put the movie in front of an audience. I am a big advocate of screenings, which are getting harder and harder to do nowadays. Keenen Ivory Wayans
[ Advocate Am Audience Big Front Getting Harder Know Movie Never Nowadays Put Really Screenings Until Which]
If an American audience is given a serious musical theater piece that is well produced, dramatically gripping and wonderfully acted, they'll respond to it. Carlisle Floyd
[ Acted American Audience Dramatically Given Gripping Musical Piece Produced Respond Serious Theater Well Wonderfully]
But, you know there's a lot of westerns - not that they were bad - it's just that they can be remade because they're great stories that aren't indelible in an audience's mind when it comes to both the cast and the story. Tom Selleck
[ Audience Bad Because Both Cast Comes Great Indelible Just Know Lot Mind Remade Stories Story Were Westerns]
I'm a regular part of the TV audience world, and I know that I like shows that I would watch. And this is a series that I definitely would watch. And some episodes are better than others. Joe Flanigan
[ Audience Better Definitely Episodes Know Others Part Regular Series Shows Some Than Tv Watch World Would]
Just a whole different style, just a whole different way of going about an audience and a way about skating. And they are so brilliant in their own way, which is great, and that's what Brian was saying; is the styles are different, and it's the whole mentality. Elvis Stojko
[ Audience Brian Brilliant Different Going Great Just Mentality Own Saying Skating Style Styles Their Way Which Whole]
There are some who speak well and write badly. For the place and the audience warm them, and draw from their minds more than they think of without that warmth. Blaise Pascal
[ Audience Badly Draw Minds More Place Some Speak Than Their Them Think Warm Warmth Well Without Write]
During the Great Depression, when people laughed their worries disappeared. Audiences loved these funny men. I decided to become one. Jerry Stiller
[ Audiences Become Decided Depression Disappeared During Funny Great Laughed Loved Men Their These Worries]
When the audience comes in, it changes the temperature of what you've written. Stephen Sondheim
[ Audience Changes Comes Temperature Written]
The other thing that has made playing live for me more enjoyable is the audience. I never knew I had such heartfelt, loving fans. Michael Schenker
[ Audience Enjoyable Fans Had Heartfelt Knew Live Loving Made More Never Other Playing Such Thing]
In our first season we had a 22 rating. Today Seinfeld, a hit show, gets a 15. Lost in Space actually had a bigger audience than Star Trek got at that time. Mark Goddard
[ Actually Audience Bigger First Gets Got Had Hit Lost Our Rating Season Seinfeld Show Space Star Than Time Today Trek]
If your audience is young, it'd be youth culture, if your audience is older, it'd be older people, if it were senior citizens, it'd be senior citizen issues. So you try and hit the target audience. Kurt Loder
[ Audience Citizen Citizens Culture Hit Issues Older Senior Target Try Were Young Your Youth]
There is always an audience for different individuals, but critics sometimes stop the audience finding the show and the show finding the audience. Richard O'Brien
[ Always Audience Critics Different Finding Individuals Show Sometimes Stop]
You start as an audience member and create a world you're interested in, and then you move into the telling of those stories, bringing what has interested you as an audience member. Neil LaBute
[ Audience Bringing Create Interested Into Member Move Start Stories Telling Then Those World]
I call it fan fatigue. I went to see Bob Dylan last year, who I think is absolutely incredible, but he suffers from his audience. Roger Daltrey
[ Absolutely Audience Bob Call Dylan Fan Fatigue His Incredible Last See Suffers Think Went Year]
I've always been the breadwinner and men don't like that. They turn on you. They bite the hand that feeds them. Eventually, too, they become very jealous of the love one has with an audience. Shirley Bassey
[ Always Audience Become Been Bite Eventually Feeds Hand Jealous Love Men Them Too Turn Very]
The difference between critics and audiences is that one is a group of humans and one is not. Edward Albee
[ Audiences Between Critics Difference Group Humans]
I worked at NBC and MTV for two years, and it was very interesting to see the comparisons of audiences and the way that I would have to present a story to the two different places. Tabitha Soren
[ Audiences Comparisons Different Interesting Mtv Nbc Places Present See Story Two Very Way Worked Would Years]
As an actor, I've grown considerably. It's taken me years to get comfortable doing a romantic scene and dancing on stage in front of a live audience. I've really opened up a lot. Sanjay Dutt
[ Actor Audience Comfortable Considerably Dancing Doing Front Get Grown Live Lot Opened Really Romantic Scene Stage Taken Up Years]
An illustration I use to get people to understand it is this: I'll ask major corporate audiences: Why don't you just take all your traditional beliefs about organizations, and apply them to the neurons in your brain? Dee Hock
[ Apply Ask Audiences Beliefs Brain Corporate Get Illustration Just Major Organizations Take Them Traditional Understand Use Why Your]
Instinct taught me 20 years ago to pace a song or a concert performance. That translates into pacing a story, pleasing a reading audience. Jimmy Buffett
[ Ago Audience Concert Instinct Into Pace Pacing Performance Pleasing Reading Song Story Taught Translates Years]
I did not want to be a tree, a flower or a wave. In a dancer's body, we as audience must see ourselves, not the imitated behavior of everyday actions, not the phenomenon of nature, not exotic creatures from another planet, but something of the miracle that is a human being. Martha Graham
[ Actions Another Audience Behavior Being Body Creatures Dancer Did Everyday Exotic Flower Human Imitated Miracle Must Nature Ourselves Phenomenon Planet See Something Tree Want Wave]
7th Heaven is quite a hit for them now, and they are hoping to appeal to a very similar audience with our show; skewed slightly older I guess, since it's a 9:00 to 10:00 show. Gregory Harrison
[ Appeal Audience Guess Heaven Hit Hoping Now Older Our Quite Show Similar Since Skewed Slightly Them Very]
In the theatre the audience wants to be surprised - but by things that they expect. Tristan Bernard
[ Audience Expect Surprised Theatre Things Wants]
I'm thrilled to have a completely new audience that I can get from Court TV, without it being my own trial. That was the only other way I would have gotten it. John Waters
[ Audience Being Completely Court Get Gotten New Only Other Own Thrilled Trial Tv Way Without Would]
We don't make movies for critics. I've done four movies; there's millions upon millions upon millions of people who've paid to see them. Somebody likes them. My greatest joy is to sit anonymously in a dark theater and watch it with an audience, a paying audience. Michael Bay
[ Anonymously Audience Critics Dark Done Four Greatest Joy Likes Make Millions Movies Paid Paying See Sit Somebody Theater Them Upon Watch]
I don't think we've got much of a chance to tell you the truth. But our main problem is our audience skews a little older than most shows, and I don't think our people can stay up that late. I certainly can't. Dick Van Dyke
[ Audience Certainly Chance Got Late Little Main Most Much Older Our Problem Shows Stay Tell Than Think Truth Up]
My audience is much more center right, or centrist. Chris Matthews
[ Audience Center Centrist More Much Right]
I still that that movie-goers like the experience of leaving their homes and going to have a communal experience, especially in comedies or interactive things where you can get an audience reaction to. Jerry Bruckheimer
[ Audience Comedies Communal Especially Experience Get Going Homes Interactive Leaving Reaction Still Their Things Where]
It's a gamble. A band like Kiss, a lot of those are our audience but we don't do as much make-up. Alice would have more to lose if we got back together. Michael Owen Bruce
[ Alice Audience Back Band Gamble Got Kiss Lose Lot Make-Up More Much Our Those Together Would]
Usually with this genre the first thing that happens is a good fight sequence to show that you're in good hands. So we broke that rule. I think a lot of that comes from the western audience. Ang Lee
[ Audience Broke Comes Fight First Genre Good Hands Happens Lot Rule Sequence Show Thing Think Usually Western]
I know two kinds of audiences only - one coughing, and one not coughing. Artur Schnabel
[ Audiences Coughing Kinds Know Only Two]
As much as we love playing the small clubs, we'd really like to get ourselves in front of a larger audience. I'm not talking about arenas or anything, but nice theaters and larger clubs. Chris Frantz
[ Anything Arenas Audience Clubs Front Get Larger Love Much Nice Ourselves Playing Really Small Talking Theaters]
You're assisting the audience to understand; you're giving them a bridge or an access. And if you don't give them that, if you keep it more abstract, it's almost more pure. It's a cooler thing. Jim Henson
[ Abstract Access Almost Assisting Audience Bridge Cooler Give Giving Keep More Pure Them Thing Understand]
What I've discovered is that in art, as in music, there's a lot of truth-and then there's a lie. The artist is essentially creating his work to make this lie a truth, but he slides it in amongst all the others. The tiny little lie is the moment I live for, my moment. It's the moment that the audience falls in love. Lady Gaga
[ Amongst Art Artist Audience Creating Discovered Essentially Falls His Lie Little Live Lot Love Make Moment Music Others Slides Then Tiny Truth Work]
I have no idea what the audience makes of me. Keith Richards
[ Audience Idea Makes]
As I told you, from the time I was fifteen, I thought the theater was too much involved with actors trying to make the audience love them, being over emotional. Richard Foreman
[ Actors Audience Being Emotional Fifteen Involved Love Make Much Over Theater Them Thought Time Told Too Trying]
When onstage, I always try to take my audience through as many emotions as I possibly can. I want them to go from laughter to tears, be shocked and surprised and walk out the door with a renewed sense of themselves - and maybe a smile. Reba McEntire
[ Always Audience Door Emotions Go Laughter Many Maybe Onstage Out Possibly Renewed Sense Shocked Smile Surprised Take Tears Them Themselves Through Try Walk Want]
As you follow the escapades or the journey of the hero through a story, it evokes some kind of emotion in the viewers. The director's job is to make sure that the audience goes through the journey and has an emotional reaction. Don Bluth
[ Audience Director Emotion Emotional Evokes Follow Goes Hero Job Journey Kind Make Reaction Some Story Sure Through Viewers]
My films play only in Bengal, and my audience is the educated middle class in the cities and small towns. They also play in Bombay, Madras and Delhi where there is a Bengali population. Satyajit Ray
[ Also Audience Bengali Bombay Cities Class Delhi Educated Films Madras Middle Only Play Population Small Towns Where]
You can't second-guess your audience. You can only do what you think is right. If you do that, your audience will appreciate you. Lyle Lovett
[ Appreciate Audience Only Right Second-Guess Think Will Your]
The audience too should be respected by being presented with a film as they remember it, and for those who have not seen it, as it was intended to be seen. Anything less is a degradation of the film and its audience. George Stevens
[ Anything Audience Being Degradation Film Intended Less Presented Remember Respected Seen Should Those Too]
Listen to advice. You don't know how many writer's conferences I've taught at where at least half the audience fights all the conventions of the field. Jane Haddam
[ Advice Audience Conferences Conventions Field Fights Half How Know Least Listen Many Taught Where Writer]
I like cinema audiences. I respect them, and I talk to them just like I would anybody I know. Roland Joffe
[ Anybody Audiences Cinema Just Know Respect Talk Them Would]
A musician cannot move others unless he too is moved. He must of necessity feel all of the affects that he hopes to arouse in his audience, for the revealing of his own humour will stimulate a like humour in the listener. Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
[ Affects Arouse Audience Cannot Feel His Hopes Humour Listener Move Moved Musician Must Necessity Others Own Revealing Stimulate Too Unless Will]
Treating your audience like thieves is absurd. Anyone who chooses to listen to our music becomes a collaborator. Jeff Tweedy
[ Absurd Anyone Audience Becomes Chooses Collaborator Listen Music Our Thieves Treating Your]
I sometimes get that wonderful sympathy between me and the audience, telling me I've reached their hearts. And when I do, the thrill is mine. Kate Smith
[ Audience Between Get Hearts Mine Reached Sometimes Sympathy Telling Their Thrill Wonderful]
I think ultimately if you have a very high expectation of your audience and you know exactly what it is you're trying to express through the medium of film, there will always be an audience for you. Atom Egoyan
[ Always Audience Exactly Expectation Express Film High Know Medium Think Through Trying Ultimately Very Will Your]
I stuck out like a sore thumb when I came on, just by the fact that I looked so different. I think that adjustment for the audience was a hurdle for me. Elisabeth Rohm
[ Adjustment Audience Came Different Fact Hurdle Just Looked Out Sore Stuck Think Thumb]
I've always been switching around the show to accommodate the audience, and you know it really makes it a lot more fun for me and keeps it fresh so that I'm not complacent with the same show every night and with every audience. Deborah Cox
[ Accommodate Always Around Audience Been Complacent Every Fresh Fun Keeps Know Lot Makes More Night Really Same Show Switching]
I've never wanted to do something where I'd berate the audience. Roland Joffe
[ Audience Never Something Wanted Where]
This indication of audience interest is good for all horror movie makers at any budget level. Richard King
[ Any Audience Budget Good Horror Indication Interest Level Makers Movie]
I didn't set out to make this kind of picture. It just came my way. But its been going on for me for 16 years now and its wonderful for an actor to work consistently. There seems to be an insatiable audience for this type of film. Peter Cushing
[ Actor Audience Been Came Consistently Film Going Insatiable Just Kind Make Now Out Picture Seems Set Type Way Wonderful Work Years]
Songs used to be short, then they became longer, and now they're getting shorter. But otherwise, music is about a beat and a message. If the beat gets to the audience, and the message touches them, you've got a hit. Casey Kasum
[ Audience Beat Became Gets Getting Got Hit Longer Message Music Now Otherwise Short Shorter Songs Them Then Touches Used]
I think it's important that we all try to give something to this medium, instead of just thinking about what is the most efficient way of telling a story or making an audience stay in a cinema. Lars von Trier
[ Audience Cinema Efficient Give Important Instead Just Making Medium Most Something Stay Story Telling Think Thinking Try Way]
I'm never at my best on television. There's a row of cameras between you and the audience, and it's very weird, very confusing. Shania Twain
[ Audience Best Between Cameras Confusing Never Row Television Very Weird]
With years of experience doing whatever it takes to get to the bottom of each story, I am looking forward to covering the stories in the human dimension and impart the passion and visceral reactions the audience seeks. Geraldo Rivera
[ Am Audience Bottom Covering Dimension Doing Each Experience Forward Get Human Impart Looking Passion Reactions Seeks Stories Story Takes Visceral Whatever Years]
The electronic media introduced this idea to the larger audience very, very quickly. We spent years and years and years meeting with activists all over Europe to lay the groundwork for a political response, as we did here. Jeremy Rifkin
[ Activists Audience Did Electronic Europe Groundwork Here Idea Introduced Larger Lay Media Meeting Over Political Quickly Response Spent Very Years]
I hope we're all kind of influencing each other now to keep the quality up on those things. They seem to be getting better and better and better as there's not only sort of a film geek audience, there's also a general interest in the overall film consuming population. Jay Roach
[ Also Audience Better Consuming Each Film Geek General Getting Hope Influencing Interest Keep Kind Now Only Other Overall Population Quality Seem Sort Things Those Up]
So the books have a greater appeal to a British audience, but that hasn't stopped them making best-seller lists in places like Brazil, Japan and at least a dozen other countries. Bernard Cornwell
[ Appeal Audience Best-Seller Books Brazil British Countries Dozen Greater Hasn Japan Least Lists Making Other Places Stopped Them]
Supporting characters add depth to a story, and great actors leave their imprint with the audience. Nicholas Lea
[ Actors Add Audience Characters Depth Great Imprint Leave Story Supporting Their]
I know that the internet has helped a new world audience find me. Wynonna Judd
[ Audience Find Helped Internet Know New World]
It was really strange for me when I started to play concerts in America where the audiences were all sitting down. Van Morrison
[ America Audiences Concerts Down Play Really Sitting Started Strange Were Where]
We showed the industry that female artists could attract the same audiences as the big male stars. Sarah McLachlan
[ Artists Attract Audiences Big Could Female Industry Male Same Showed Stars]
If you respect the audience enough, they can take onboard many things. Nick Park
[ Audience Enough Many Respect Take Things]
I loved the idea of touching base with an audience. Jerry Stiller
[ Audience Base Idea Loved Touching]
Actors who are lovers in real life are often incapable if playing the part of lovers to an audience. It is equally true that sympathy between actors who are not lovers may create a temporary emotion that is perfectly sincere. Ivor Novello
[ Actors Audience Between Create Emotion Equally Incapable Life Lovers May Often Part Perfectly Playing Real Sincere Sympathy Temporary True]
Then if your movie clicks with real audiences, you'll be sucked into some sort of Hollywood orbit. It's a devil of a place where the only religion that really counts is box office. Yahoo Serious
[ Audiences Box Clicks Counts Devil Hollywood Into Movie Office Only Orbit Place Real Really Religion Some Sort Sucked Then Where Your]
It's the actors who are prepared to make fools of themselves who are usually the ones who come to mean something to the audience. Christian Bale
[ Actors Audience Come Fools Make Mean Ones Prepared Something Themselves Usually]
I like a movie that the audience actively has to participate in, and not just casually observe. Whatever my part in it, just as an audience member, I find that exciting. Jennifer Jason Leigh
[ Actively Audience Casually Exciting Find Just Member Movie Observe Part Participate Whatever]
The primary function of a theater is not to please itself, or even to please its audience. It is to serve talent. Robert Brustein
[ Audience Even Function Itself Please Primary Serve Talent Theater]
I can go in front of an orchestra. I can go in front of an audience. But if you see me walking through an audience in the reception or through a lot of people, I'm still shy. Kurt Masur
[ Audience Front Go Lot Orchestra Reception See Shy Still Through Walking]
You've got to write for your audience. John Ratzenberger
[ Audience Got Write Your]
Performance art can involve the audience with taste, smell and sounds not available with electronic media and not practical with conventional theater. This is due to the usually small audience. Jack Bowman
[ Art Audience Available Conventional Due Electronic Involve Media Performance Practical Small Smell Sounds Taste Theater Usually]
I always thought that it was every performer's dream. That's the epitome of being an artist, being able to express song, dance and acting in a live theatre setting and really connecting with an audience on that level. Deborah Cox
[ Able Acting Always Artist Audience Being Connecting Dance Dream Epitome Every Express Level Live Performer Really Setting Song Theatre Thought]
Just once I would like to persuade the audience not to wear any article of blue denim. If only they could see themselves in a pair of brown corduroys like mine instead of this awful, boring blue denim. Ian Anderson
[ Any Article Audience Awful Blue Boring Brown Could Instead Just Mine Once Only Pair Persuade See Themselves Wear Would]
You have to channel the interpretation and performance into 100 people. And with the audience, the critics. Riccardo Muti
[ Audience Channel Critics Interpretation Into Performance]
I did a long concert tour in England and Denmark and Sweden, and I also sang for the Soviet people, one of the finest musical audiences in the world. Paul Robeson
[ Also Audiences Concert Denmark Did England Finest Long Musical Sang Soviet Sweden Tour World]
I like to use the audience as my color palette, my instrument. Bobby McFerrin
[ Audience Color Instrument Palette Use]
But I always communicate with the audience. I never pretend like I'm just in my bedroom making a track. The whole point of doing a gig is, like, a feedback thing between you and the audience. Tom Jenkinson
[ Always Audience Bedroom Between Communicate Doing Feedback Gig Just Making Never Point Pretend Thing Track Whole]
Although it is a fantasy film, it's as real as it can be. You have to imagine that an audience will buy their ticket to a cinema and get on a first-class flight and journey to Middle Earth. Orlando Bloom
[ Although Audience Buy Cinema Earth Fantasy Film First-Class Flight Get Imagine Journey Middle Real Their Ticket Will]
My routines come out of total unhappiness. My audiences are my group therapy. Joan Rivers
[ Audiences Come Group Out Routines Therapy Total Unhappiness]
I think I can take responsibility for that in that I was the audience. I was the voice of sanity around whom all these crazies did their dance. And I reacted in the same way that a member of the audience would have reacted. Mary Tyler Moore
[ Around Audience Crazies Dance Did Member Reacted Responsibility Same Sanity Take Their These Think Voice Way Whom Would]
We're making this huge changeover from underground to more mainstream audiences. I don't know if we could ever repeat this type of feeling. We're really excited. Jon Crosby
[ Audiences Could Ever Excited Feeling Huge Know Mainstream Making More Really Repeat Type Underground]
If you don't get feedback from your performers and your audience, you're going to be working in a vacuum. Peter Maxwell Davies
[ Audience Feedback Get Going Performers Vacuum Working Your]
But if I can be convinced and then through the work that we do together, the orchestra can really be convinced of the big sweep of that communication that the piece suggests, then the audience will get it and it will be a good experience for all of us. Michael Tilson Thomas
[ Audience Big Communication Convinced Experience Get Good Orchestra Piece Really Suggests Sweep Then Through Together Us Will Work]
You can't really tell what the audience wants but you can tell what will keep everybodies attention in the same place. Leo Kottke
[ Attention Audience Keep Place Really Same Tell Wants Will]
I had to get used to wearing a mask and wearing a prosthetic and performing with those things while singing and expressing myself through stylized movement, while keeping it as human as possible so the audience could be closer to the horror of the Phantom. Gerard Butler
[ Audience Closer Could Expressing Get Had Horror Human Keeping Mask Movement Myself Performing Phantom Possible Prosthetic Singing Stylized Things Those Through Used Wearing While]
Some of the overflow audience actually sat on the stage. Benny Goodman
[ Actually Audience Overflow Sat Some Stage]
I think that one of the nice things about the Yellow Submarine movie is that it seems to be perennial. People enjoy watching from each generation. And it was like the Beatles themselves. You know the Beatles seem to find new audience each time another generation comes along. George Martin
[ Along Another Audience Beatles Comes Each Enjoy Find Generation Know Movie New Nice Perennial Seem Seems Submarine Themselves Things Think Time Watching Yellow]
The audience that surprised us the most was definitely Paris, when we played there last. They were just incredibly into us and we weren't expecting it at all. Jon Crosby
[ Audience Definitely Expecting Incredibly Into Just Last Most Paris Played Surprised Us Were Weren]
Although his crusade in 1957 occurred at a time in our nation's history when race divided all, Reverend Graham refused to preach in segregated audiences. Jerry Moran
[ Although Audiences Crusade Divided Graham His History Nation Occurred Our Preach Race Refused Reverend Segregated Time]
Every time I go to the theater, there's something about the atmosphere, seeing something unfold live in front of an audience, that you can't get out of your system. John Madden
[ Atmosphere Audience Every Front Get Go Live Out Seeing Something System Theater Time Unfold Your]
You find out your mistakes from an audience that pays admission. Edgar Bergen
[ Admission Audience Find Mistakes Out Pays Your]
I have the show because I'm insecure. It's my insecurity that makes me want to be a comic, that makes me need the audience. Ray Romano
[ Audience Because Comic Insecure Insecurity Makes Need Show Want]
Well, news is anything that's interesting, that relates to what's happening in the world, what's happening in areas of the culture that would be of interest to your audience. Kurt Loder
[ Anything Areas Audience Culture Happening Interest Interesting News Relates Well World Would Your]
The first time I got up in front of an audience was terror, abject terror, which continued for another four or five years. There still is, a little bit. Bob Newhart
[ Abject Another Audience Bit Continued First Five Four Front Got Little Still Terror Time Up Which Years]
So far as I know, anything worth hearing is not usually uttered at seven o'clock in the morning; and if it is, it will generally be repeated at a more reasonable hour for a larger and more wakeful audience. Moss Hart
[ Anything Audience Clock Far Generally Hearing Hour Know Larger More Morning Reasonable Repeated Seven Usually Uttered Will Worth]
I can play a man who's despicable. But I'll still look inside him to find a point of connection. If I can find that kernel, audiences will relate to me. Forest Whitaker
[ Audiences Connection Despicable Find Him Inside Kernel Look Man Play Point Relate Still Will]
It's not a very popular subject amongst my audience, who are by nature more internationalist, but I don't choose what to write about, I don't choose my subjects, they kind of choose me. Billy Bragg
[ Amongst Audience Choose Internationalist Kind More Nature Popular Subject Subjects Very Write]
You want the audience to be uncomfortable. Richard Thompson
[ Audience Uncomfortable Want]
The bulk of my set is instrumental and you have to give yourself and the audience some relief because a performance is not about great guitar playing it's really about entertainment. Leo Kottke
[ Audience Because Bulk Entertainment Give Great Guitar Instrumental Performance Playing Really Relief Set Some Yourself]
It'll be basically a live album, but it will also include songs, Judas Priest songs, the audience have never heard before, because we felt we wanted to give the kids something else, something they haven't already bought. Glenn Tipton
[ Album Already Also Audience Basically Because Before Bought Else Felt Give Haven Heard Include Judas Kids Live Never Priest Something Songs Wanted Will]
A good teacher, like a good entertainer first must hold his audience's attention, then he can teach his lesson. John Henrik Clarke
[ Attention Audience Entertainer First Good His Hold Lesson Must Teach Teacher Then]
I don't believe in lobbying only progressives and liberal members of Congress. I don't believe in doing interviews only with those who share my views. I want to reach a wider audience. Bianca Jagger
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All these horror movies are slasher film now. I like them, they're fun, but they wink at the audience and you're really not terrified through the movie. Gina Philips
[ Audience Film Fun Horror Movie Movies Now Really Slasher Terrified Them These Through Wink]
In the South, it is different, they have a audience that is literate. Ajay Devgan
[ Audience Different Literate South]
The film is a romance with songs and dances, aimed at a family audience. Sanjay Dutt
[ Aimed Audience Dances Family Film Romance Songs]
When I'm shooting, really the audience I'm thinking the hardest about is that first test screening audience who I want to like the film and that first opening weekend audience. Jay Roach
[ Audience Film First Hardest Opening Really Screening Shooting Test Thinking Want Weekend]
A song must move the story ahead. A song must take the place of dialogue. If a song halts the show, pushes it back, stalls it, the audience won't buy it; they'll be unhappy. Dorothy Fields
[ Ahead Audience Back Buy Dialogue Halts Move Must Place Pushes Show Song Stalls Story Take Unhappy Won]
The support that we have from the network in terms of watching us at an unusual time in the year and playing our episodes three times in a given week until we built an audience... is exceptional. Josh Schwartz
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The lecturer should give the audience full reason to believe that all his powers have been exerted for their pleasure and instruction. Michael Faraday
[ Audience Been Believe Exerted Full Give His Instruction Lecturer Pleasure Powers Reason Should Their]
You always draw on your experiences with live audiences to know how to do comedy on films. You're working for a laugh that may or may not come six months later, but you're working in a vacuum at the time you are doing it. Theodore Bikel
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The applause is a celebration not only of the actors but also of the audience. It constitutes a shared moment of delight. John Charles Polanyi
[ Actors Also Applause Audience Celebration Constitutes Delight Moment Only Shared]
There've been periods where I had to convince the audience or win them over. Dan Hicks
[ Audience Been Convince Had Over Periods Them Where Win]
The club shows are really intense and powerful, but for a shorter time, and the audiences are in close proximity than when I'm performing at The Palace Theatre. Deborah Cox
[ Audiences Close Club Intense Palace Performing Powerful Proximity Really Shorter Shows Than Theatre Time]
What's important for me is to communicate the vision that I have in sound with the audience that's hearing it. John Eaton
[ Audience Communicate Hearing Important Sound Vision]
You can feel whether an audience is tightened up and pulled back. Of course the opposite is an audience like we've been having in LA, which is fabulous. Chita Rivera
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It's really cool to know that you've put something together that isn't for a particular audience. It's so often that a TV show can really only speak to one sect of the population, and this really is something that appeals to a worldwide fan base. People who are into the pursuit of knowledge. Their reaction has meant the world to us. David Krumholtz
[ Appeals Audience Base Cool Fan Into Know Knowledge Meant Often Only Particular Population Pursuit Put Reaction Really Sect Show Something Speak Their Together Tv Us World Worldwide]
We want to create these dramatic situations, whether they are real or not, to entertain audiences. Jerry Bruckheimer
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There are a significant number of people who appreciate what we do, and most of them gravitate to Analog because this is where they can find it. The other magazines tend to share their audiences, which may result in each of them having a smaller market share. Stanley Schmidt
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For me, the focus are songs, which really get the audience moving. Joe Cocker
[ Audience Focus Get Moving Really Songs Which]
I don't think anyone ever gets over the surprise of how differently one audience's reaction is from another. Dick Cavett
[ Another Anyone Audience Differently Ever Gets How Over Reaction Surprise Think]
You know, we're not on stage, we're not doing a play, so we don't have a relationship with the audience but going through that process and also just hearing how much people love the film, you feel like you do have a relationship with the audience. Virginia Madsen
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Despite being able to demonstrate a very large audience, major advertisers at first wouldn't touch Limbaugh. Paul Weyrich
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It's great when you play to an audience that knows the words to all your songs, and sings them back to you. Chris Cornell
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An audience can really lift you right up off the stage. Don Van Vliet
[ Audience Lift Off Really Right Stage Up]
I think that will be a lot of fun for audiences to get the same stream of consciousness that was going through my head at the time. It was very exciting to suddenly recall what I was feeling at the time. Roland Joffe
[ Audiences Consciousness Exciting Feeling Fun Get Going Head Lot Recall Same Stream Suddenly Think Through Time Very Will]
I played saxophone, so I was into jazz. I learned from each audience and each teacher that I had. I can't really tell you any rules or anything, but the way I develop my beliefs is really just by personally learning from different situations. Chad Hugo
[ Any Anything Audience Beliefs Develop Different Each Had Into Jazz Just Learned Learning Personally Played Really Rules Saxophone Situations Teacher Tell Way]
Which implies that the real issue in art is the audience's response. Now I claim that when I make things, I don't care about the audience's response, I'm making them for myself. But I'm making them for myself as audience, because I want to wake myself up. Richard Foreman
[ Art Audience Because Care Claim Implies Issue Make Making Myself Now Real Response Them Things Up Wake Want Which]
When you're doing a play you get to go full speed ahead, all night, in front of an audience. It's a roller-coaster ride, responding to other actors, it feeds you. Sean Patrick Thomas
[ Actors Ahead Audience Doing Feeds Front Full Get Go Night Other Play Responding Ride Speed]
Obviously, CGI in the last ten years has gone through such leaps and bounds that today, people are looking for these kinds of movies to wow audiences with technology. Avi Arad
[ Audiences Bounds Cgi Gone Kinds Last Leaps Looking Movies Obviously Such Technology Ten These Through Today Wow Years]
If I'm doing my job as an actor, the audience knows everything I know about the character. Liev Schreiber
[ Actor Audience Character Doing Everything Job Know Knows]
The play is always fresh to me. It's not the audience's fault that I've said the words before. Theodore Bikel
[ Always Audience Before Fault Fresh Play Said Words]
I like being a big fish in a small pond. I'm not interested in a huge audience because it brings headaches. Nick Lowe
[ Audience Because Being Big Brings Fish Headaches Huge Interested Pond Small]
I ultimately have faith though, that good films will find their audience. Joshua Leonard
[ Audience Faith Films Find Good Their Though Ultimately Will]
Anyway, I collapsed in France in the middle of a tour. I hadn't been eating properly, I was getting very phobic about audiences, and I collapsed in pure fright. Andy Partridge
[ Anyway Audiences Been Collapsed Eating France Fright Getting Hadn Middle Phobic Properly Pure Tour Very]
The judge is forced for the most part to reach his audience through the medium of the press whose reporting of judicial decisions is all too often inaccurate and superficial. Irving R. Kaufman
[ Audience Decisions Forced His Inaccurate Judge Judicial Medium Most Often Part Press Reach Reporting Superficial Through Too Whose]
Teaching physics at the University, and more general lecturing to wider audiences has been a major concern. Antony Hewish
[ Audiences Been Concern General Major More Physics Teaching University Wider]
Reading a poem aloud to an audience is gestural as much as precise. Douglas Dunn
[ Aloud Audience Gestural Much Poem Precise Reading]
It was great fun. We had gone on tour in between the sessions and reconnected with the audience and got a lot of energy back from them, a lot of positive energy. Roger Andrew Taylor
[ Audience Back Between Energy Fun Gone Got Great Had Lot Positive Sessions Them Tour]
I try to do something the audience might not have seen before. Like if I'm gonna kiss a girl I wanna kiss her like a girl has never been kissed. Like maybe I would kick her legs out from under her and catch her right before she hits the ground and then kiss her. Jim Carrey
[ Audience Been Before Catch Girl Gonna Ground Her Hits Kick Kiss Kissed Legs Maybe Might Never Out Right Seen She Something Then Try Under Wanna Would]
The test audience holds a great deal of power in the process of filmmaking in the United States. Brendan Fraser
[ Audience Deal Filmmaking Great Holds Power Process States Test United]
There's no greater way to gain an audience's sympathy than by being unfortunate. Seth Green
[ Audience Being Gain Greater Sympathy Than Unfortunate Way]
Personality is the glitter that sends your little gleam across the footlights and the orchestra pit into that big black space where the audience is. Mae West
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You can go from doing something quite silly to something dead serious in the blink of an eye, and if you're making those connections with your audience then they're going to go right along with it. Bruce Springsteen
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If you go on stage with the wrong attitude, or something in your performance is off, you can lose an audience in the first minute. That first minute is crucial. Allan Carr
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When audiences come to see us authors lecture, it is largely in the hope that we'll be funnier to look at than to read. Sinclair Lewis
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I always challenge myself. I get out in deep water and I always try to get back. But I get hung up. The audience never knows, but that's when I smile the most, when I show the most ivory. Earl Hines
[ Always Audience Back Challenge Deep Get Hung Ivory Knows Most Myself Never Out Show Smile Try Up Water]
I'm aware of my audience in a way, and I do try to engage with them while I'm trying to go about my business of thinking. I believe they help me by providing a focus. David Antin
[ Audience Aware Believe Business Engage Focus Go Help Providing