Quotations that match 'audience'.

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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
There are always new things to experience, internalize then write about. This process is ongoing with me. It never stops. The opportunity to reach new audiences with all of the music that we have made is thrilling. Graham Nash
[ Always Audiences Experience Internalize Made Music Never New Ongoing Opportunity Process Reach Stops Then Things Thrilling Write]
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]
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]
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]
Now we have an audience that is so very eclectic. Big, tremendous fans. Eydie Gorme
[ Audience Big Eclectic Fans Now Tremendous Very]
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]
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]
If you can handle a nightclub audience successfully, you can handle anything. Judy Holliday
[ Anything Audience Handle Nightclub Successfully]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Applause that comes thundering with such force you might think the audience merely suffers the music as an excuse for its ovations. Alfred Jarry
[ Applause Audience Comes Excuse Force Merely Might Music Ovations Such Suffers Think Thundering]
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 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]
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]
The film is a romance with songs and dances, aimed at a family audience. Sanjay Dutt
[ Aimed Audience Dances Family Film Romance Songs]
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]
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]
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 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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Every week it's another opportunity to really make that work and figure out how to make it work better. And I love that it's like theater, too, and the audience, and it's so short. It's only 20 minutes. It's like a haiku or something. Joan Cusack
[ Another Audience Better Every Figure How Love Make Minutes Only Opportunity Out Really Short Something Theater Too Week Work]
I prefer that for my own satisfaction over radio, there's no audience. TV, there's no audience. I need the response of the audience, even if it's a silent response. Al Lewis
[ Audience Even Need Over Own Prefer Radio Response Satisfaction Silent Tv]
To have great poets, there must be great audiences. Walt Whitman Poetry
[ Audiences Great Must Poets]
If you give an audience a chance they will do half your acting for you. William Hazlitt
[ Acting Audience Chance Give Half Will Your]
The Supreme Court is having a hard time integrating schools. What chance do I have to integrate audiences? Nat King Cole
[ Audiences Chance Court Hard Having Integrate Integrating Schools Supreme Time]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
I was playing catch with the European audience. Charles Olson
[ Audience Catch European Playing]
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]
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'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]
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]
I enjoy the character interplay. Sometimes the audience is not laughing, but smiling, and that is almost just as good because it keeps them ready to laugh. Keenen Ivory Wayans
[ Almost Audience Because Character Enjoy Good Interplay Just Keeps Laugh Laughing Ready Smiling Sometimes Them]
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]
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]
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]
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]
If misery loves company, then triumph demands an audience. Brian Moore
[ Audience Company Demands Loves Misery Then Triumph]
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]
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]
Playing in front of an audience was just such a turn-on for me, and you have 200 people in the audience and it's like doing live theater. And filming something that goes to millions of people several weeks later, it's an interesting dynamic. Jenna Elfman
[ Audience Doing Dynamic Filming Front Goes Interesting Just Later Live Millions Playing Several Something Such Theater Weeks]
I was very excited about the idea that I could be an idealist, that I could be my age, the eager beaver who had hope in the justice system and the one who gets disappointed just like the audience. Elisabeth Rohm
[ Age Audience Beaver Could Disappointed Eager Excited Gets Had Hope Idea Idealist Just Justice System Very]
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]
I don't know how to do the other, so I won't even consider television until the audience's taste changes. Mary Tyler Moore
[ Audience Changes Consider Even How Know Other Taste Television Until Won]
I'm so critical of my own work that it's difficult for me to disassociate myself and watch it as an audience. Tobey Maguire
[ Audience Critical Difficult Myself Own Watch Work]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Johnny Rotten. He's a big fan of mine. I used to see him out in the audience in England and he'd stand up and holler. He's funny. Smart too, and a nice guy. Don't think he's a jerk because he isn't. Don Van Vliet
[ Audience Because Big England Fan Funny Guy Him Holler Jerk Johnny Mine Nice Out Rotten See Smart Stand Think Too Up Used]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Never treat your audience as customers, always as partners. Jimmy Stewart
[ Always Audience Customers Never Partners Treat Your]
Whereas painting is a more rarefied art form, with a limited audience, I recognized film as this extraordinary social tool that could reach tremendous numbers of people. Kathryn Bigelow
[ Art Audience Could Extraordinary Film Form Limited More Numbers Painting Rarefied Reach Recognized Social Tool Tremendous Whereas]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
The thing I do, really, is a communication with audiences more than any achievement through records. Richard Thompson
[ Achievement Any Audiences Communication More Really Records Than Thing Through]
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]
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]
I don't enjoy British shows as a rule because British audiences are strange. Andrew Eldritch
[ Audiences Because British Enjoy Rule Shows Strange]
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]
I just saw the movie for the first time in its entirely last night. It's really cool when you're in with an audience that's so tuned in and plugged in to what's going on. Sasha Alexander
[ Audience Cool Entirely First Going Just Last Movie Night Really Saw Time Tuned]
Gaming in general is a male thing. It isn't that gaming is designed to exclude women. Everybody who's tried to design a game to interest a large female audience has failed. And I think that has to do with the different thinking processes of men and women. Gary Gygax
[ Audience Design Designed Different Everybody Exclude Failed Female Game Gaming General Interest Large Male Men Processes Thing Think Thinking Tried Women]
You can't pander to your audience. You might in the short term, but ultimately you can't hoodwink them, either. Peter Maxwell Davies
[ Audience Either Might Short Term Them Ultimately Your]
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]
You write for two people, yourself and your audience, who are usually better educated and at least as smart. Tony Hillerman
[ Audience Better Educated Least Smart Two Usually Write Your Yourself]
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]
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]
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]
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 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]
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 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]
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 never heard nobody in my audience call me any kind of names. Little Richard
[ Any Audience Call Heard Kind Names Never Nobody]
Audiences are audiences. Theodore Bikel
[ Audiences]
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]
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]
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]
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 can tell jokes. I can talk to the audience. I can relax. I can change my songs whenever I want. I can change the tempos. I can change the mood, because I'm in charge. Robert Goulet
[ Audience Because Change Charge Jokes Mood Relax Songs Talk Tell Tempos Want Whenever]
Never use the word 'audience.' The very idea of a public, unless the poet is writing for money, seems wrong to me. Poets don't have an 'audience'. They're talking to a single person all the time. Robert Graves
[ Audience Idea Money Never Person Poet Poets Public Seems Single Talking Time Unless Use Very Word Writing Wrong]
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]
Don't give it to the audience; leave it to the audience. Robert Blake
[ Audience Give Leave]
Intimacy comes from being yourself on the stage and making the audience feel, without trying, that you're sittin' down there with 'em, playing, and that can happen in a big hall, if you have a good audience that want to listen. Doc Watson
[ Audience Being Big Comes Down Em Feel Good Hall Happen Intimacy Listen Making Playing Sittin Stage Trying Want Without Yourself]
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]
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]
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]
I'd say we do reach somewhat of a younger audience, but I think for the most part that younger audience is picking our music up from a brother or sister or even parent, who is turning them onto the band. Alex Lifeson
[ Audience Band Brother Even Most Music Onto Our Parent Part Picking Reach Say Sister Somewhat Them Think Turning Up Younger]
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]
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 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]
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]
I get a lot of inspiration from the audience feedback to our live shows. Donnie Iris
[ Audience Feedback Get Inspiration Live Lot Our Shows]
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]
The best way to make your audience laugh is to start laughing yourself. Oliver Goldsmith
[ Audience Best Laugh Laughing Make Start Way Your Yourself]
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]
I think a lot of composers get into trouble just making up a plot and expecting an audience to follow that. John Eaton
[ Audience Composers Expecting Follow Get Into Just Lot Making Plot Think Trouble Up]
With us, it's a very specific audience. If you like steak, this is it for you. Jerry Only
[ Audience Specific Steak Us Very]
Well, all the plays that I was trying to write were plays that would grab an audience by the throat and not release them, rather than presenting an emotion which you could observe and walk away from. Arthur Miller
[ Audience Away Could Emotion Grab Observe Plays Presenting Rather Release Than Them Throat Trying Walk Well Were Which Would Write]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Poets have to be sensitive to their audience, but it does not mean that they censor themselves. I realise my audience is diverse. Some will read with empathy and curiosity while others will take offense. John Barton
[ Audience Censor Curiosity Diverse Does Empathy Mean Offense Others Poets Read Realise Sensitive Some Take Their Themselves While Will]
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]
An audience is always warming but it must never be necessary to your work. Gertrude Stein
[ Always Audience Must Necessary Never Warming Work Your]
When we tune in to an especially human way of viewing the landscape powerfully, it resonates with an audience. Galen Rowell
[ Audience Especially Human Landscape Powerfully Resonates Tune Viewing Way]
A show needs time to find an audience, and they're very quick to pull them off the air now. Bruce Boxleitner
[ Air Audience Find Needs Now Off Pull Quick Show Them Time Very]
The power of sound to put an audience in a certain psychological state is vastly undervalued. And the more you know about music and harmony, the more you can do with that. Mike Figgis
[ Audience Certain Harmony Know More Music Power Psychological Put Sound State Undervalued Vastly]
I'm trying to bring a new generation into the musical theater and to create a new audience. Jerry Herman
[ Audience Bring Create Generation Into Musical New Theater Trying]
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]
We blush very, very easily, and we get terrified of audiences. Jacqueline McKenzie
[ Audiences Blush Easily Get Terrified Very]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
If you really do want to be an actor who can satisfy himself and his audience, you need to be vulnerable. You must reach the emotional and intellectual level of ability where you can go out stark naked, emotionally, in front of an audience. Jack Lemmon
[ Ability Actor Audience Emotional Emotionally Front Go Himself His Intellectual Level Must Naked Need Out Reach Really Satisfy Stark Vulnerable Want Where]
That audience is there for me. GG Allin
[ Audience]
I learned very early that an audience would relax and look at things differently if they felt they could laugh with you from time to time. There's an energy that comes through the release of tension that is laughter. Twyla Tharp
[ Audience Comes Could Differently Early Energy Felt Laugh Laughter Learned Look Relax Release Tension Things Through Time Very Would]
You win an Oscar, it can double the audience that you had before. Meryl Streep
[ Audience Before Double Had Oscar Win]
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]
There was nothing in all Douglas's powerful effort that appealed to the higher instincts of human nature, while Lincoln always touched sympathetic cords. Lincoln's speech excited and sustained the enthusiasm of his audience to the end. Henry Villard
[ Always Appealed Audience Cords Douglas Effort End Enthusiasm Excited Higher His Human Instincts Lincoln Nature Nothing Powerful Speech Sustained Sympathetic Touched While]
I remember certain people in the audience laughing and I wanted to ask: 'What are you laughing at? This isn't funny.' Now I realize that laughter can come from insecurity. They don't know how they should be feeling. Jim Dale
[ Ask Audience Certain Come Feeling Funny How Insecurity Know Laughing Laughter Now Realize Remember Should Wanted]
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]
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]
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]
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]
If it's a good movie, the sound could go off and the audience would still have a perfectly clear idea of what was going on. Alfred Hitchcock
[ Audience Clear Could Go Going Good Idea Movie Off Perfectly Sound Still Would]
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]
It is not whether you really cry. It's whether the audience thinks you are crying. Ingrid Bergman
[ Audience Cry Crying Really Thinks Whether]
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]
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 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 ultimately have faith though, that good films will find their audience. Joshua Leonard
[ Audience Faith Films Find Good Their Though Ultimately Will]
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]
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]
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]
I've built a solid career there, but America's ten times the size. Now that we're onto the third record, I feel like the stars have aligned and American audiences are embracing my music even more. Chantal Kreviazuk
[ Aligned America American Audiences Built Career Embracing Even Feel More Music Now Onto Record Size Solid Stars Ten Third Times]
Audiences always sound like they're glad to see me, and I'm damned glad to see them. Claudette Colbert
[ Always Audiences Damned Glad See Sound Them]
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]
Revolution! The people howls and cries, Freedom, that's what we're needing! We've needed it for centuries, our arteries are bleeding. The stage is shaking, the audience rock. The whole thing is over by nine o'clock. Kurt Tucholsky
[ Arteries Audience Bleeding Centuries Clock Cries Freedom Needed Needing Nine Our Over Revolution Rock Shaking Stage Thing Whole]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
When the audience comes in, it changes the temperature of what you've written. Stephen Sondheim
[ Audience Changes Comes Temperature Written]
Let's put it this way: art house theaters are vanishing. They have almost disappeared completely, and that means there's a shift in what audiences want to see. And they have to be aware of that and be realistic. It's as simple as that. Werner Herzog
[ Almost Art Audiences Aware Completely Disappeared House Means Put Realistic See Shift Simple Theaters Vanishing Want Way]
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]
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]
Music is a performance and needs the audience. Michael Tippett Music
[ Audience Music Needs Performance]
I can't imagine working without and audience. Bea Arthur
[ Audience Imagine Without Working]
The relation between a poet and audience is really insignificant. What matters is the poet is hearing something that he is broadcasting. And whether there is anybody with a receiver isn't the reason he does it. He hopes there is somebody receiving it. Peter Davison
[ Anybody Audience Between Broadcasting Does Hearing Hopes Insignificant Matters Poet Really Reason Receiver Receiving Relation Somebody Something Whether]
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]
So anyway, I really enjoyed the European audiences. Lee Hazlewood
[ Anyway Audiences Enjoyed European Really]
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]
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]
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]
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]
American audiences are just the same as any other audiences. Except a bit more boring. Sid Vicious
[ American Any Audiences Bit Boring Except Just More Other Same]
I loved the idea of touching base with an audience. Jerry Stiller
[ Audience Base Idea Loved Touching]
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]
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]
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]
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]
In music, the punctuation is absolutely strict, the bars and rests are absolutely defined. But our punctuation cannot be quite strict, because we have to relate it to the audience. In other words we are continually changing the score. Ralph Richardson
[ Absolutely Audience Bars Because Cannot Changing Continually Defined Music Other Our Punctuation Quite Relate Rests Score Strict Words]
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 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]
I had a feeling about Shakespeare's soliloquies, that there should be a real exchange between the actor and the audience. Trevor Nunn
[ Actor Audience Between Exchange Feeling Had Real Shakespeare Should]
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]
A solitude is the audience-chamber of God. Walter Savage Landor
[ God Solitude]
Despite being able to demonstrate a very large audience, major advertisers at first wouldn't touch Limbaugh. Paul Weyrich
[ Able Advertisers Audience Being Demonstrate Despite First Large Limbaugh Major Touch Very]
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]
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]
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]
The audience should feel like voyeurs. Their response is absolutely crucial. Alan Rickman
[ Absolutely Audience Crucial Feel Response Should Their]
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]
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 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]
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]
The wonderful thing about Food for Thought is that it lets you keep your hand in theater and be in front of a live audience without a commitment of six months, or even three months. Treat Williams
[ Audience Commitment Even Food Front Hand Keep Lets Live Months Six Theater Thing Thought Three Without Wonderful Your]
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]
All I mean is, I'm not the kind of audience comedy directors want at a test screening because I seldom laugh, and if I do, it's not very loud. That doesn't mean I don't like the movie. Todd Solondz
[ Audience Because Comedy Directors Kind Laugh Loud Mean Movie Screening Seldom Test Very Want]
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]
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]
One thing changes every evening: It's the audience, and I'm working my magic. I'm always learning from it. Eli Wallach
[ Always Audience Changes Evening Every Learning Magic Thing Working]
In its beginnings, music was merely chamber music, meant to be listened to in a small space by a small audience. Gustav Mahler
[ Audience Beginnings Chamber Listened Meant Merely Music Small Space]
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]
The sheer force of the music calls for a wild audience reaction. Emanuel Ax
[ Audience Calls Force Music Reaction Sheer Wild]
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]
We're telling a story. And the demands of that are different from the demands of a documentary. The audience must believe in order to keep faith in the story. Bradley Whitford
[ Audience Believe Demands Different Documentary Faith Keep Must Order Story Telling]
Cable penetrates 70 percent of American audiences now. Tom Brokaw
[ American Audiences Cable Now Penetrates Percent]
The show I did in England catered to a broad range of people. I like that. I don't want nouveau cult status, though I know we've got that sort of audience in the states. Tracey Ullman
[ Audience Broad Cult Did England Got Know Nouveau Range Show Sort States Status Though Want]
I always thought it would be really cool to be playing the drums in the show and then have your astral body or whatever travel all through the audience and dig whatever it's like out there. Bill Kreutzmann
[ Always Audience Body Cool Dig Drums Out Playing Really Show Then Thought Through Travel Whatever Would Your]
I want to lift the audience to the miraculous in human nature. After all, we shouldn't be here, with all the odds against us in nature. It's kind of unusual and wonderful! Paul Taylor
[ After Against Audience Here Human Kind Lift Miraculous Nature Odds Unusual Us Want Wonderful]
I would not be happy to do what I do unless I felt that the large audience wanted it. Giorgio Moroder
[ Audience Felt Happy Large Unless Wanted Would]
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]
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]
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]
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]
I'm really busted up over this and I'm very, very sorry to those people in the audience, the blacks, the Hispanics, whites - everyone that was there that took the brunt of that anger and hate and rage and how it came through. Michael Richards
[ Anger Audience Blacks Brunt Busted Came Everyone Hate Hispanics How Over Rage Really Sorry Those Through Took Up Very Whites]
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]
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]
The white audiences thought I was white, my features being what they are, and at every performance I'd have to take off my gloves to prove I was a spade. Ethel Waters
[ Audiences Being Every Features Gloves Off Performance Prove Spade Take Thought White]
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'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]
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]
Audiences in London called me the girl with the black cherry eyes. Maureen O'Hara
[ Audiences Black Called Cherry Eyes Girl London]
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]
You instinctively discover how to entertain an audience. Anna Held
[ Audience Discover Entertain How Instinctively]
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]
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]
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]
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]
I used to have trouble in front of an audience. I felt uncomfortable. Robert Goulet
[ Audience Felt Front Trouble Uncomfortable Used]
I've been at this for 40 years. And, as an academic, I've been content with relatively small audiences, with the thought that the audience I long for will find its way eventually to what I have written, provided that what I have written is good enough. Stephen Greenblatt
[ Academic Audience Audiences Been Content Enough Eventually Find Good Long Provided Relatively Small Thought Way Will Written Years]
My education was doing good plays and also stinkers. When you do a stinker, you learn how to act. I like having to audition. It's nice to do rehearsals. But it's with an audience that you get to love it! Jeffrey Tambor
[ Act Also Audience Audition Doing Education Get Good Having How Learn Love Nice Plays Rehearsals]
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]
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]
The next day I was in my school's production of All My Sons. This was the performance where I realized something was happening between me and the audience that I hadn't recognized before. Kevin Spacey
[ Audience Before Between Day Hadn Happening Next Performance Production Realized Recognized School Something Sons Where]
The reason that conservative talk radio works is because there is an audience for it. Paul Weyrich
[ Audience Because Conservative Radio Reason Talk Works]
There was a point in the '80s when I looked out at my audience and I saw people that - were I not on the stage - they'd sooner slug me as they walked by me on the sidewalk. And I realized that I was way beyond the choir. Michael Stipe
[ Audience Beyond Choir Looked Out Point Realized Saw Sidewalk Slug Sooner Stage Walked Way Were]
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]
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]
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]
If I live to be 90, and I'm planning to, I'll always love performing for a live audience. Lawrence Welk
[ Always Audience Live Love Performing Planning]
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]
On the last day of our five-day work week, we did two performances and we had an audience. It was similar to theatre; we went from beginning to end, and it was very pleasing. Jean Stapleton
[ Audience Beginning Day Did End Had Last Our Performances Pleasing Similar Theatre Two Very Week Went Work]
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]
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 always aware of the camera and it feels like that's the audience. Alan Rickman
[ Always Audience Aware Camera Feels]
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]
There have been two Geraldo Riveras through his long career. One of them was a reporter who has done some remarkable work. The other was a television show host who did what it took to get an audience. Brit Hume
[ Audience Been Career Did Done Geraldo Get His Host Long Other Remarkable Reporter Show Some Television Them Through Took Two Work]
I think the inspiration came from the fans. Whenever I'm online or whenever I get a chance to really communicate with the fans and the audience, they always say that they would love to have all of the remixes on one CD. Deborah Cox
[ Always Audience Came Cd Chance Communicate Fans Get Inspiration Love Online Really Remixes Say Think Whenever Would]
I find that here in the States, audiences are generally less knowledgeable, from the cognitive point of view, though they are emotionally more receptive. Archie Shepp
[ Audiences Cognitive Emotionally Find Generally Here Knowledgeable Less More Point Receptive States Though View]
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]
The States still has the best audiences by far. Robin Trower
[ Audiences Best Far States Still]
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]
If the beat gets to the audience, and the message touches them, you've got a hit. Casey Kasem
[ Audience Beat Gets Got Hit Message Them Touches]
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]
You want the audience to be uncomfortable. Richard Thompson
[ Audience Uncomfortable Want]
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'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]
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]
If the speaker won't boil it down, the audience must sweat it out. Raymond Duncan
[ Audience Boil Down Must Out Speaker Sweat Won]
Postmodernism cost literature its audience. Scott Turow
[ Audience Cost Literature Postmodernism]
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]
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]
Movies are a fad. Audiences really want to see live actors on a stage. Charlie Chaplin
[ Actors Audiences Fad Live Movies Really See Stage Want]
Theatre is more exciting in the sense that you can actually see the audience in the eye. You know there are no takes and retakes. You have one chance to do your job... and you better do it well! Christine Lahti
[ Actually Audience Better Chance Exciting Eye Job Know More See Sense Takes Theatre Well Your]
So it's one of those things where we have to - our problem is pacing ourselves and still reaching a large enough number of our audience. Because we don't want to burn the audience. And we don't want to be excluding anybody. Jerry Garcia
[ Anybody Audience Because Burn Enough Excluding Large Number Our Ourselves Pacing Problem Reaching Still Things Those Want Where]
When the band would leave the stage, and then the audience would just take over, and keep the groove goin'. Phil Lesh
[ Audience Band Goin Groove Just Keep Leave Over Stage Take Then Would]
I firmly believe lyrics have to breathe and give the audience's ear a chance to understand what's going on. Particularly in the theater, where you have costume, story, acting, orchestra. Stephen Sondheim
[ Acting Audience Believe Breathe Chance Costume Ear Firmly Give Going Lyrics Orchestra Particularly Story Theater Understand Where]
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]
When the audience is awful you can still have a great night and people will walk out thinking they had a great time even though there was loads of loudmouths and the sound was terrible. Leo Kottke
[ Audience Awful Even Great Had Loads Night Out Sound Still Terrible Thinking Though Time Walk Will]
Inside was the second LP album of a comedian's performance before an audience. Shelley Berman
[ Album Audience Before Comedian Inside Performance Second]
Don't be too clever for an audience. Make it obvious. Make the subtleties obvious also. Billy Wilder
[ Also Audience Clever Make Obvious Subtleties Too]
In film, you can't go into analytical explorations because the audience will reject that. Manuel Puig
[ Analytical Audience Because Film Go Into Reject Will]
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 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]
We are pushing ahead as fast as we can for all audiences, whether for the business user, the child, or the digital music enthusiast. Jim Allchin
[ Ahead Audiences Business Child Digital Enthusiast Fast Music Pushing User Whether]
It was a show that you played at home and you're saying to the contestant do this and do that. When you at home are involved in yelling at the screen, then you know you've got an audience. Monty Hall
[ Audience Contestant Got Home Involved Know Played Saying Screen Show Then Yelling]
I'm perfectly happy when I look out at an audience and it's all women. I always think it's kind of odd, but then, more women than men, I think, read and write poetry. Diane Wakoski
[ Always Audience Happy Kind Look Men More Odd Out Perfectly Poetry Read Than Then Think Women Write]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Standing ovations have become far too commonplace. What we need are ovations where the audience members all punch and kick one another. George Carlin
[ Another Audience Become Commonplace Far Kick Members Need Ovations Punch Standing Too Where]
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]
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 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]
The modern horror audience is wise to our tricks this lets it in on the gag. Robert Englund
[ Audience Gag Horror Lets Modern Our Tricks Wise]
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]
The conductor has the advantage of not seeing the audience. Andre Kostelanetz
[ Advantage Audience Conductor Seeing]
I have no experience performing that music live in front of an audience. So that remains to be seen. I'm very excited to see what that's going to be like. Tom Wopat
[ Audience Excited Experience Front Going Live Music Performing Remains See Seen Very]
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]
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]
After The Silence of the Lambs and Hannibal, the audience would like to know where, when, and who arrests Hannibal Lecter for the first time. This is the story of Red Dragon. Dino De Laurentiis
[ After Arrests Audience Dragon First Hannibal Know Lambs Red Silence Story Time Where Would]
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've always seen myself as one of those 'show people.' My earliest memories are wanting and needing to entertain people, like a gypsy traveler who goes from place to place, city to city, performing for audiences and reaching people. Brittany Murphy
[ Always Audiences City Earliest Entertain Goes Gypsy Memories Myself Needing Performing Place Reaching Seen Show Those Traveler Wanting]
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]
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]
I've broken my nose, I've broken ribs. You name it. In fact, we just got back from South America, and I fell over a monitor speaker on the stage and almost ended up in the front row of the audience. I managed to sprain my wrist on that one but luckily nothing was broken. Keith Emerson
[ Almost America Audience Back Broken Ended Fact Fell Front Got Just Luckily Managed Monitor Name Nose Nothing Over Ribs Row South Speaker Stage Up Wrist]
The best part about being a stand-up is the connection with the audience. There's nothing more gratifying then when you can make 300 people applaud and stand up - because that's all you. Aries Spears
[ Applaud Audience Because Being Best Connection Gratifying Make More Nothing Part Stand Stand-Up Then Up]
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]
Above all, ignore the audience. Minnie Maddern Fiske
[ Above Audience Ignore]
When you're working in front of an audience, you have incentive to excel. Dave Van Ronk
[ Audience Excel Front Incentive Working]
We're making a commercial Hindi film catering to all types of audiences. Sanjay Dutt
[ Audiences Catering Commercial Film Hindi Making Types]
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]
On the one hand, we had great filmic spectacles that brought in big audiences, adults as well as primary and secondary school students. On the other hand, there were attempts to create contemporary Polish film. Andrzej Wajda
[ Adults Attempts Audiences Big Brought Contemporary Create Film Great Had Hand Other Polish Primary School Secondary Spectacles Students Well Were]
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]
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
[ Along Audience Blink Connections Dead Doing Eye Go Going Making Quite Right Serious Silly Something Then Those Your]
I like to use the audience as my color palette, my instrument. Bobby McFerrin
[ Audience Color Instrument Palette Use]
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]
The film depends on the audience's belief in this relationship. Ralph Fiennes
[ Audience Belief Depends Film Relationship]
It works in the comic book, but as the audiences have gotten older and more sophisticated, I think the stories need to grow up with them. This is a story about a couple of rival gangs and what goes wrong in a couple of days. Todd McFarlane
[ Audiences Book Comic Couple Days Gangs Goes Gotten Grow More Need Older Rival Sophisticated Stories Story Them Think Up Works Wrong]
I began directing episodes, which was a great light every couple of months. We never short-changed our audience, but it became something that you had to work at rather than something that was a pleasure. Patrick Stewart
[ Audience Became Began Couple Directing Episodes Every Great Had Light Months Never Our Pleasure Rather Something Than Which Work]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Yes, the audience is so important to Negro music, especially the element of call and response. Archie Shepp
[ Audience Call Element Especially Important Music Negro Response Yes]
What we learned quite early on is what was really important to early British pop that we produced-and this is where we were distinct from almost everybody else in this respect-is that it had to reflect exactly what the audience wanted us to say. Pete Townshend
[ Almost Audience British Distinct Early Else Everybody Exactly Had Important Learned Pop Quite Really Reflect Say Us Wanted Were Where]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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 can now focus on a huge audience through TV, books, cookware and foods. Rocco DiSpirito
[ Audience Books Focus Foods Huge Now Through Tv]
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]
Hollywood has lost touch with their audience a long time ago. John Ratzenberger
[ Ago Audience Hollywood Long Lost Their Time Touch]
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]
I hate to lull the audience into letting them think that something is something. It's always fun to defy expectations. Martin Short
[ Always Audience Defy Expectations Fun Hate Into Letting Lull Something Them Think]
There are actually quite high profile British TV star cameos in it that you probably wouldn't even notice, that the British wouldn't even notice, let alone the American audience. Simon Pegg
[ Actually Alone American Audience British Cameos Even High Notice Probably Profile Quite Star Tv]
I want the audience to be so involved in the sweep of the music. John Eaton
[ Audience Involved Music Sweep Want]
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]
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]
Whitesnake more than most rock bands would get a very significant percentage of women in the audience and those were the ones I'd hear the voices because from where I am on stage is a pretty good spot. David Coverdale
[ Am Audience Bands Because Get Good Hear More Most Ones Percentage Pretty Rock Significant Spot Stage Than Those Very Voices Were Where Women Would]
We're all in the same room, so I want people to be involved with one another, but again you can't decide exactly to what extent that operates. It varies all the time and it depends on the show, it depends on the audience, it depends on everything. Mark Morris
[ Again Another Audience Decide Depends Everything Exactly Extent Involved Operates Room Same Show Time Varies Want]
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]
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]
We kept a broad audience, and we didn't make fun of people who had necessarily made mistakes in their life and burned them to the ground. We made fun of a commercial or a movie or ourselves. Tim Conway
[ Audience Broad Burned Commercial Fun Ground Had Kept Life Made Make Mistakes Movie Necessarily Ourselves Their Them]
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]
If you ask questions that interest you, you'll get answers that interest your audience. Kurt Loder
[ Answers Ask Audience Get Interest Questions Your]
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]
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]
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]
That's probably when I get the most angry at American movies, when they just so cynically manipulate the audience without even trying to give a good story. Gene Siskel
[ American Angry Audience Cynically Even Get Give Good Just Manipulate Most Movies Probably Story Trying Without]
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]
You can make an audience see nearly anything, if you yourself believe in it. Mary Renault
[ Anything Audience Believe Make Nearly See Yourself]
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]
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]
Being on Oprah? You realize that there are a couple of types of audience members. There are like the cult people in the audience who are just crying before she gets on. And then there are the people who are playing it cool. I definitely was somewhere in the middle. Genevieve Gorder
[ Audience Before Being Cool Couple Crying Cult Definitely Gets Just Members Middle Oprah Playing Realize She Somewhere Then Types]
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]
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]
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'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 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]
Nowadays the audience has changed. No one can anticipate the audience. Vincente Minnelli
[ Anticipate Audience Changed Nowadays]
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]
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]
If my musical tastes are continuing to grow up, and I am not really too interested in the music that my kids listen to, then I assume that the audience is doing the same. Rick Derringer
[ Am Assume Audience Continuing Doing Grow Interested Kids Listen Music Musical Really Same Tastes Then Too Up]
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]
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]
When I play live, I feel how the audience is going and follow and lead at the same time. Kenny G
[ Audience Feel Follow Going How Lead Live Play Same Time]
When I'm asked who my audience is, I say someone with an open mind, which is not a vacant one and sometimes a liberal mind is not the same thing as an open one. Todd Solondz
[ Asked Audience Liberal Mind Open Same Say Someone Sometimes Thing Vacant Which]
Anne hated the idea of putting me down in front of the audience. Jerry Stiller
[ Anne Audience Down Front Hated Idea Putting]
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]
Although there was a point with the Tijuana Brass where we were playing for such huge crowds that I kind of lost contact. At one point, the only connection I had with the audience was with people out there lighting cigarettes. Herb Alpert
[ Although Audience Brass Cigarettes Connection Contact Crowds Had Huge Kind Lighting Lost Only Out Playing Point Such Were Where]
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]
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]
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]
Audiences like to see the bad guys get their comeuppance. Charles Bronson
[ Audiences Bad Get Guys See Their]
Always make the audience suffer as much as possible. Alfred Hitchcock
[ Always Audience Make Much Possible Suffer]
Film is a dramatised reality and it is the director's job to make it appear real... an audience should not be conscious of technique. David Lean
[ Appear Audience Conscious Director Film Job Make Real Reality Should Technique]
I think they will feel refreshed because I cater to a mature audience. Slick Rick
[ Audience Because Cater Feel Mature Refreshed Think Will]
I wouldn't have expected an audience of ours to burn down our equipment. Paul Kantner
[ Audience Burn Down Equipment Expected Our Ours]
How does my music connect to an audience? That is just a complete mystery to me. Carter Burwell
[ Audience Complete Connect Does How Just Music Mystery]
I appreciate an audience that reacts to the music, even if they jump on stage and try to beat us up, I think that's a fantastic reaction. I think that they're really hearing something then. Alice Cooper
[ Appreciate Audience Beat Even Fantastic Hearing Jump Music Reaction Reacts Really Something Stage Then Think Try Up Us]
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]
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]
In day-to-day commerce, television is not so much interested in the business of communications as in the business of delivering audiences to advertisers. People are the merchandise, not the shows. The shows are merely the bait. Les Brown
[ Advertisers Audiences Bait Business Commerce Communications Day-To-Day Delivering Interested Merchandise Merely Much Shows Television]
Apart from being interested in a good role, I think it's necessary to make up your mind as to whether it will make a movie that will entertain an audience all over the world and not just in your own backyard. Rod Taylor
[ Apart Audience Backyard Being Entertain Good Interested Just Make Mind Movie Necessary Over Own Role Think Up Whether Will World Your]
I just feed off the energy of the audience. Larry David
[ Audience Energy Feed Just Off]
Lead the audience by the nose to the thought. Laurence Olivier
[ Audience Lead Nose Thought]
Cinemas gained new young audiences who wanted films made for them. Andrzej Wajda
[ Audiences Cinemas Films Gained Made New Them Wanted Young]
Drama or comedy programming is still the surest way for advertisers to reach a mass audience. Once that changes, all bets are off. Dick Wolf
[ Advertisers Audience Bets Changes Comedy Drama Mass Off Once Programming Reach Still Surest Way]
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 don't think a movie today that captured all the things that we did in the seventies could come close, because it's like asking to recreate the seventies and the audience sensibilities and that's impossible. Paul M. Glaser
[ Asking Audience Because Captured Close Come Could Did Impossible Movie Recreate Sensibilities Seventies Things Think Today]
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]
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]
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]
Luckily, West End audiences seem to rather like very old people. Wendy Hiller
[ Audiences End Luckily Old Rather Seem Very West]
We film in front of a live audience, and I was a theater actor before I got into television, so I like that. Jillian Bach
[ Actor Audience Before Film Front Got Into Live Television Theater]
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 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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
In theater, the wellspring of the character comes from the doing of it, like a trial by fire, but in front of an audience. Estelle Parsons
[ Audience Character Comes Doing Fire Front Theater Trial Wellspring]
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]
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]
I don't have a director. The audience directs me. Hal Holbrook
[ Audience Director Directs]
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 have the ability to sing with emotion and feeling, but if you say I sound like Billie Holiday, that's cool. Let's look at who Billie was: she was this person, this singer, this beautiful diva who could move the audience with the slightest gesture of her hand. Erykah Badu
[ Ability Audience Beautiful Billie Cool Could Diva Emotion Feeling Gesture Hand Her Holiday Look Move Person Say She Sing Singer Slightest Sound]
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]
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]
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]
There's nothing like spending an evening with an audience every night. John Lithgow
[ Audience Evening Every Night Nothing Spending]
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]
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]
As an actor you become that lighting rod between the person who made the play and the audience. Christopher Walken
[ Actor Audience Become Between Lighting Made Person Play Rod]
There's no attempt to manipulate the audience. We made our choice at the start. Stephen Hopkins
[ Attempt Audience Choice Made Manipulate Our Start]
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]
Audiences like their blues singers to be miserable. Janis Joplin
[ Audiences Blues Miserable Singers Their]
The other thing that was very noticeable on that tour, not so much in the video, was the new young element that were coming to our shows... I started to see some very young people in the audience... maybe 14, 15, 16 years old. David Coverdale
[ Audience Coming Element Maybe Much New Noticeable Old Other Our See Shows Some Started Thing Tour Very Video Were Years Young]
I've grown up with my audience; they're my age or older. Not a lot of kids are coming to see me. Mickey Gilley
[ Age Audience Coming Grown Kids Lot Older See Up]
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 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]
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]
Your audience gives you everything you need. They tell you. There is no director who can direct you like an audience. Fanny Brice
[ Audience Direct Director Everything Gives Need Tell Your]
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]
What if Shakespeare had had a test audience for Romeo and Juliet or Hamlet? Brendan Fraser
[ Audience Had Hamlet Juliet Romeo Shakespeare Test]
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]
I know that the internet has helped a new world audience find me. Wynonna Judd
[ Audience Find Helped Internet Know New World]
The relationship with a live audience seems to me to count for more. Cyril Cusack
[ Audience Count Live More Relationship Seems]
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]
I am just glad that I can take the music to the people who want to hear it. I love my audiences. I am deeply indebted to them for giving me the chance to sing my concerts, make records, and do what I love. Whatever people call it, it is great to have a voice! Judy Collins
[ Am Audiences Call Chance Concerts Deeply Giving Glad Great Hear Indebted Just Love Make Music Records Sing Take Them Voice Want Whatever]
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]
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]
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]
When I was onstage doing the work, adrenaline killed the pain because I never hurt in front of an audience. Jerry Lewis
[ Adrenaline Audience Because Doing Front Hurt Killed Never Onstage Pain Work]
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]
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]
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]
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]
These are very subtle things, of course, and I don't expect everyone to pick them up consciously, but I think that there is something there that you must be able to feel, there is an energy at work that I must trust my audience will be able to pick up at some level. Atom Egoyan
[ Able Audience Consciously Course Energy Everyone Expect Feel Level Must Pick Some Something Subtle Them These Things Think Trust Up Very Will Work]
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 some degree, yeah, because I have to play a certain number of originals that might be considered avant-garde material. I realize though, that only a few people in the audience actually know what that music is, or understand it. Archie Shepp
[ Actually Audience Avant-Garde Avant-Garde Because Certain Considered Degree Few Know Material Might Music Number Only Originals Play Realize Some Though Understand Yeah]
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]
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]
I don't care how good a song is - if it holds back the storyline, stalls the plot, your audience will reject it. Dorothy Fields
[ Audience Back Care Good Holds How Plot Reject Song Stalls Storyline Will Your]
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]
I think that we had a really loyal, great audience on Tuesdays and we were hoping that with the move, they would come with us. It looks like they have, so things are good and we are going to keep building. Sarah Chalke
[ Audience Building Come Going Good Great Had Hoping Keep Looks Loyal Move Really Things Think Us Were Would]
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]
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]
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]
I feel like my music is just an extension of my acting. I treat the songs like scenes that tell a story... it's very similar. My favorite thing is when cartoon fans show up to my live gigs! They are always the most kick-butt audience members 'cause they're not trying to act all cool like a lot of the music fans do! It's refreshing!! Grey DeLisle
[ Act Acting Always Audience Cartoon Cause Cool Extension Fans Favorite Feel Gigs Just Live Lot Members Most Music Refreshing Scenes Show Similar Songs Story Tell Thing Treat Trying Up Very]
For instance, when I go to the premiere on Tuesday I probably won't watch the film at all - I'll be watching the audience just to see their reaction to different moments, what I'm doing right and what I'm doing wrong, stuff like that. Devon Sawa
[ Audience Different Doing Film Go Instance Just Moments Premiere Probably Reaction Right See Stuff Their Tuesday Watch Watching Won Wrong]
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 think television often has dismissed younger people. They figure, well, they're not really watching news, that's not our audience. Kurt Loder
[ Audience Dismissed Figure News Often Our Really Television Think Watching Well Younger]
I don't know, I think the crowds are even more responsive now because the audiences are skewing younger. James Young
[ Audiences Because Crowds Even Know More Now Responsive Think Younger]
I let the audience use their imaginations. Can I help it if they misconstrue my suggestions? Ernst Lubitsch
[ Audience Help Imaginations Suggestions Their Use]
It is conceivable that what is unified form to the author or composer may of necessity be formless to his audience. Charles Ives
[ Audience Author Composer Conceivable Form Formless His May Necessity Unified]
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]
I hope they get something of interest out of it, but I'd rather they all hate it and I like it, instead of vice versa... I make films to please myself first, and if the audience likes them, all the better. Terry Zwigoff
[ Audience Better Films First Get Hate Hope Instead Interest Likes Make Myself Out Please Rather Something Them Versa Vice]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
My routines come out of total unhappiness. My audiences are my group therapy. Joan Rivers
[ Audiences Come Group Out Routines Therapy Total Unhappiness]
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]
I think that by ignoring the show you're ignoring the audience who put you there. Simon Cowell
[ Audience Ignoring Put Show Think]
I have an audience that goes from kids to seventy year olds. David Cassidy
[ Audience Goes Kids Olds Seventy Year]
We had a huge audience, we sold truckloads of albums. If we do something that's cool, people will listen to it. If we don't, we would be selling people short. Andy Taylor
[ Albums Audience Cool Had Huge Listen Selling Short Sold Something Will Would]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Dancing is my number one love. That was my first goal as a child. I would love to do stage, maybe do Chicago. I love being in front of an audience. It's so stimulating. I also love to barbecue. Carmen Electra
[ Also Audience Barbecue Being Chicago Child Dancing First Front Goal Love Maybe Number Stage Stimulating Would]
To me, 'Blackberry Way' stands up as a song that could be sung in any era, really. We do it with the new doing all sort of fanfare things in it and it works really well. It goes down great with audiences. Roy Wood
[ Any Audiences Blackberry Could Doing Down Era Fanfare Goes Great New Really Song Sort Stands Sung Things Up Way Well Works]
Once a president gets to the White House, the only audience that is left that really matters is history. Doris Kearns Goodwin
[ Audience Gets History House Left Matters Once Only President Really White]
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]
Murrow covered something because it needed coverage. He wasn't trying to get an audience just for the sake of it. Daniel Schorr
[ Audience Because Coverage Covered Get Just Murrow Needed Sake Something Trying]
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 look at myself, and I see a Spanish person who's trying to be understood by an English-speaking audience and is putting a lot of energy into that, instead of into expressing himself freely and feeling comfortable. Javier Bardem
[ Audience Comfortable Energy English-Speaking Expressing Feeling Freely Himself Instead Into Look Lot Myself Person Putting See Spanish Trying Understood]
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]
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]
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]
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]
When I come into the theatre I get a sense of security. I love an audience. I love people, and I act because I like trying to give pleasure to people. Vivien Leigh
[ Act Audience Because Come Get Give Into Love Pleasure Security Sense Theatre Trying]
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]
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]
I'm manipulating the audience. I'm making sure people sympathize. Melinda Clarke
[ Audience Making Manipulating Sure Sympathize]
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]
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]
You can't do psychological thrillers. There's no audience. I've heard this. I've heard this from studios. Eriq La Salle
[ Audience Heard Psychological Studios Thrillers]
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]
I don't know what the secret to longevity as an actress is. It's more than talent and beauty. Maybe it's the audience seeing itself in you. Joan Blondell
[ Actress Audience Beauty Itself Know Longevity Maybe More Secret Seeing Talent Than]
I wanted this to have as wide an audience as possible. I didn't want to get an X rating, because in my opinion once that happens you X-out everyone else. Dana Plato
[ Audience Because Else Everyone Get Happens Once Opinion Possible Rating Want Wanted Wide]
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]
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]
If the audience never understands the plot, it can be counted on to be attentive to the very end. Benedetto Marcello
[ Attentive Audience Counted End Never Plot Understands Very]
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]
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]
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]
But you can't really know your audiences so well. Peter Maxwell Davies
[ Audiences Know Really Well Your]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
I don't write for an audience, I don't think whether my book will sell, I don't sell it before I finish writing it. Ann Patchett
[ Audience Before Book Finish Sell Think Whether Will Write Writing]
I think you should make a movie that has an audience. Matthew Vaughn
[ Audience Make Movie Should Think]
I have no idea what the audience makes of me. Keith Richards
[ Audience Idea Makes]
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]
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]
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 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]
When the theater gates open, a mob pours inside, and it is the poet's task to turn it into an audience. Franz Grillparzer
[ Audience Gates Inside Into Mob Open Poet Pours Task Theater Turn]
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]
When I edit, I'm not from the school of Hello, I'm a genius, so everybody shut up. I'm from the school of Let's play it once in front of an audience, and then I'll tell you where it is going. Garry Marshall
[ Audience Edit Everybody Front Genius Going Hello Once Play School Shut Tell Then Up Where]
I also think the relationship I have with my audience is a lot more complex than what Hitchcock seemed to want his to be - although I think he had more going on under the surface as well. David Cronenberg
[ Also Although Audience Complex Going Had His Hitchcock Lot More Relationship Seemed Surface Than Think Under Want Well]
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]
I like playin' for an audience the best, though, I think. Johnny Winter
[ Audience Best Playin Think Though]
For me, the focus are songs, which really get the audience moving. Joe Cocker
[ Audience Focus Get Moving Really Songs Which]
I think he could have made most of the trips and gone to most of the fund-raisers if he would have avoided the partisan rhetoric and talked to the country as President in each of these appearances rather than to the narrow partisan audiences. Robert Teeter
[ Appearances Audiences Avoided Could Country Each Gone Made Most Narrow Partisan President Rather Rhetoric Talked Than These Think Trips Would]
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]
You're in front of an audience, but you're playing for a camera. There's this huge adrenaline rush, because you know that besides the audience in the studio, there are millions of people watching at home. Jon Lovitz
[ Adrenaline Audience Because Besides Camera Front Home Huge Know Millions Playing Rush Studio Watching]
I'm the audience's representative on earth. Michael Caine
[ Audience Earth Representative]
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]
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]
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]
Well if I was going to describe my audience, it's going to take longer than you'd ever expect, hundreds of years in fact, because there's many of them, all over the world. Norman Wisdom
[ Audience Because Describe Ever Expect Fact Going Hundreds Longer Many Over Take Than Them Well World Years]
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]
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]
I used to be afraid of looking at the audience. Robert Goulet
[ Afraid Audience Looking Used]
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]
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]
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]
I think it's been a little difficult at times for the audience, because they've told me they see me as a family member. So to see your little sister sing about sex... I think they are pretty used to it now. Janet Jackson
[ Audience Because Been Difficult Family Little Member Now Pretty See Sex Sing Sister Think Times Told Used Your]
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
[ Attitude Audience Crucial First Go Lose Minute Off Performance Something Stage Wrong Your]
An audience can really lift you right up off the stage. Don Van Vliet
[ Audience Lift Off Really Right Stage Up]
When they tested Fatal Attraction, the audiences were so upset by her behavior, they literally demanded her blood. Glenn Close
[ Attraction Audiences Behavior Blood Demanded Fatal Her Literally Tested Upset Were]
I started to do a study on how not to do stand-up comedy. Yeah, it's lonely work. You die, you die alone. It's you, the light, and the audience. If you win, you win big. If you lose, you lose big time. Jim Varney
[ Alone Audience Big Comedy Die How Light Lonely Lose Stand-Up Started Study Time Win Work Yeah]
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]
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]
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'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]
When I'm talking to a large audience, I imagine that I'm talking to a single person. Red Barber
[ Audience Imagine Large Person Single Talking]
My interpretation of a strong director is someone who knows their story. That's what directors are, they're storytellers because they're directing where your focus is going to be as an audience. Dennis Quaid
[ Audience Because Directing Director Directors Focus Going Interpretation Knows Someone Story Storytellers Strong Their Where Your]
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]
So that, to me, is important that audiences are treated with an amount of respect toward their intelligence. Most Hollywood films don't respect their intelligence. Eriq La Salle
[ Amount Audiences Films Hollywood Important Intelligence Most Respect Their Toward Treated]
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]
When I tried to branch out into comedy, I didn't do very well at it, so I went back to doing what I do naturally well, or what the audience expects from me - action pictures. Sylvester Stallone
[ Action Audience Back Branch Comedy Doing Expects Into Naturally Out Pictures Tried Very Well Went]
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]
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]
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]
The producers felt that 24 would be good for the audience, to really get to know who these 12 and 12 are. Paula Abdul
[ Audience Felt Get Good Know Producers Really These Would]
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]
I want to sing for the broadest possible audience. Mel Torme
[ Audience Broadest Possible Sing Want]
When actors are talking, they are servants of the dramatist. It is what they can show the audience when they are not talking that reveals the fine actor. Cedric Hardwicke
[ Actor Actors Audience Dramatist Fine Reveals Servants Show Talking]
Don't dumb it down. The audience is smart and gets what you are doing. Bruce Paltrow
[ Audience Doing Down Dumb Gets Smart]
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]
Ninety-five percent of my audience was white. Jimmy Smith
[ Audience Ninety-Five Percent White]
And that's what the audience was feeling too, as they watched the show and as they watch it now. And overriding all of that is the way it was written. It was written honestly. There was never any manufactured laugh. There was never compromising of character. Mary Tyler Moore
[ Any Audience Character Compromising Feeling Honestly Laugh Manufactured Never Now Overriding Show Too Watch Watched Way Written]
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]
Some writers take to drink, others take to audiences. Gore Vidal
[ Audiences Drink Others Some Take Writers]
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]
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]
So this is the only TV show in America where I am quite confident that you, the audience, will share my excitement when I tell you that coming up in our next segment, we have the best graph ever. Best graph ever. Rachel Maddow
[ Am America Audience Best Coming Confident Ever Excitement Graph Next Only Our Quite Segment Share Show Tell Tv Up Where Will]
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]
I pray to be of service to the playwright, the audience, the other actors and my character. Lusia Strus
[ Actors Audience Character Other Playwright Pray Service]
I think everybody ought to be allowed to be engaged in athletics at whatever level the audience will accept. Gerald McRaney
[ Accept Allowed Athletics Audience Engaged Everybody Level Ought Think Whatever Will]
One does not devote one's life in art to shock an audience. Richard Foreman
[ Art Audience Devote Does Life Shock]
My movies are, more or less, very short. I'm terrified of boring an audience. Patrice Leconte
[ Audience Boring Less More Movies Short Terrified Very]
The audience includes subscribers, so you have to be careful. Michael Ritchie
[ Audience Careful Includes Subscribers]
When you're standing in front of an audience like this that is so enthusiastic and so much behind you, it is very hard to give a bad speech. Even a bad speech sounds good in a convention hall like this. Susan Estrich
[ Audience Bad Behind Convention Enthusiastic Even Front Give Good Hall Hard Much Sounds Speech Standing Very]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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 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 have the energy or the mental security to get involved with all that. I think it's a good idea to be able to disappear into the story, so that the first thing the audience sees isn't you, but the part. Jeremy Northam
[ Able Audience Disappear Energy First Get Good Idea Into Involved Mental Part Security Sees Story Thing Think]
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]
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]
Second, this epic tale allows the audience to actually listen to the Native Americans and receive their wisdom. Spielberg conveys the respect for Native Americans that is normally lacking in Western films. Beau Bridges
[ Actually Allows Americans Audience Conveys Epic Films Lacking Listen Native Normally Receive Respect Second Spielberg Tale Their Western Wisdom]
A big element of what they regard as conformity is simply a desire to have an audience. Karel Reisz
[ Audience Big Conformity Desire Element Regard Simply]
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]
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]
A Kiss concert experience is like sex or anything else that's done with more that one person. It's the give and take that makes it so great. When the audience takes it to the next level, we can kick it up another notch. Paul Stanley
[ Another Anything Audience Concert Done Else Experience Give Great Kick Kiss Level Makes More Next Notch Person Sex Take Takes Up]
We don't care about our audiences that much. We just go out and play. Santiago Durango
[ Audiences Care Go Just Much Our Out Play]
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]
But it has also enabled me to find my feet as a lecturer and a reader of my own plays to audiences who like to hear them; and that experience of immediate appreciation gives greater pleasure and more stimulus towards further activity than even the most laudatory of reviews. Laurence Housman
[ Activity Also Appreciation Audiences Enabled Even Experience Feet Find Further Gives Greater Hear Immediate Lecturer More Most Own Plays Pleasure Reader Reviews Stimulus Than Them Towards]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Over time, quality work will lead to an audience for your work. Nicholas Sparks
[ Audience Lead Over Quality Time Will Work Your]
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]
When the movie's on, I usually watch more of the audience. Devon Sawa
[ Audience More Movie Usually Watch]
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
[ Across Audience Big Black Gleam Glitter Into Little Orchestra Personality Pit Sends Space Where Your]
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]
Young writers find their first audience in little magazines, and experimental writers find their only audience there. Robert Morgan
[ Audience Experimental Find First Little Magazines Only Their Writers Young]
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]
There is one thing that freezes a musician more than the deadliest physical cold, and that is the spiritual chill of an unresponsive audience! John Philip Sousa
[ Audience Chill Cold Deadliest Freezes More Musician Physical Spiritual Than Thing Unresponsive]
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]
It is extremely arrogant and very foolish to think that you can ever outwit your audience. Twyla Tharp
[ Arrogant Audience Ever Extremely Foolish Outwit Think Very 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]
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 want to do what I want when I want to do it not be dictated to by audiences. Dario Argento
[ Audiences Dictated Want]
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]
Every baseball crowd, like every theatre audience, has its own distinctive attitude and atmosphere. Bill Veeck
[ Atmosphere Attitude Audience Baseball Crowd Distinctive Every Own Theatre]
I reserve the right to tell shaggy dog stories or even common jokes as part of what I'm doing. I don't give a damn if half the audience walks out. David Antin
[ Audience Common Damn Dog Doing Even Give Half Jokes Out Part Reserve Right Stories Tell Walks]
Somewhere out 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 May Out Over Preside President Someone Somewhere Spouse Well White Will Wish]
I used to first go on to entertain an audience. But now I go, and this is really true - I go on to have fun with a crowd of my chums. Norman Wisdom
[ Audience Crowd Entertain First Fun Go Now Really True Used]
At this stage, what would be rewarding would be for audiences to want to watch. Sean Penn
[ Audiences Rewarding Stage Want Watch Would]
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]
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]
The most important thing is that it's much more fun to play in a band than to be in an audience in a club. That's the main thing I think, that you can do it. Ikue Mori
[ Audience Band Club Fun Important Main More Most Much Play Than Thing Think]
All of us are trying to achieve 100 percent in our work. That's all we struggle to do. We never do, but we never stop trying until the day we die. It's that struggle to achieve 100 percent, that's where our performance lies, that's what the audience gets. They get the struggle. Vincent D'Onofrio
[ Achieve Audience Day Die Get Gets Lies Never Our Percent Performance Stop Struggle Trying Until Us Where Work]
Cary Grant was wonderful to work with on stage. He would move downstage, so that as he looked at me the audience had to look at me, too. He knew a lot about the theater and how to move around. He was very secure. Fay Wray
[ Around Audience Cary Grant Had How Knew Look Looked Lot Move Secure Stage Theater Too Very Wonderful Work Would]
Also the fact that anything he does is seen and heard by the entire country, not just his actual audience or those who live in the region he happens to be in. Robert Teeter
[ Actual Also Anything Audience Country Does Entire Fact Happens Heard His Just Live Region Seen Those]
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'm not against asking the audience to work, but I think what you have now is a sort of gratuitous deconstruction as a result of a fashion of literary deconstructionism indicating that there are no meanings. Jonathan Miller
[ Against Asking Audience Deconstruction Fashion Gratuitous Indicating Literary Meanings Now Result Sort Think Work]
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]
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]
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]
I do not write for an audience. Leon Uris
[ Audience Write]
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]
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 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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
A theater person should know what holds an audience and what does not. Robert Ludlum
[ Audience Does Holds Know Person Should Theater]
I don't like telling people where I stand on this, although I'm surprised anybody wonders. I suppose if I say I'm pro-choice, if I make that clear, it let's the audience off the hook, then they can sort of relax. Okay, it's alright he's pro-choice then I can enjoy this. Todd Solondz
[ Alright Although Anybody Audience Clear Enjoy Hook Make Off Okay Pro-Choice Relax Say Sort Stand Suppose Surprised Telling Then Where Wonders]
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]
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]
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 love performing in front of an audience and seeing smiles on the kids' faces. Shannon Miller
[ Audience Faces Front Kids Love Performing Seeing Smiles]
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]
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]
If you look at my audiences, even in Europe, they're hardly teenagers. Norman Granz
[ Audiences Europe Even Hardly Look Teenagers]
There is nothing more distressing or tiresome than a writer standing in front of an audience and reading his work. William Gaddis
[ Audience Distressing Front His More Nothing Reading Standing Than Tiresome Work Writer]
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]
It's up to the audience. It always has been. Kate Smith
[ Always Audience Been Up]
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]
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]
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]
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 think a lot comes from having the experience of doing stand-up comedy. It allows you to figure out the psychology of an audience; what things are funny and not. Keenen Ivory Wayans
[ Allows Audience Comedy Comes Doing Experience Figure Funny Having Lot Out Psychology Stand-Up Things Think]
I've never been one to sit back and go, 'I'd better do what the audience wants me to do, because I don't want to lose them.' Jim Carrey
[ Audience Back Because Been Better Go Lose Never Sit Them Want Wants]
There has been only a civil rights movement, whose tone of voice was adapted to an audience of liberal whites. Stokely Carmichael
[ Adapted Audience Been Civil Liberal Movement Only Rights Tone Voice Whites Whose]
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
[ Audience Believe Congress Doing Interviews Liberal Lobbying Members Only Progressives Reach Share Those Views Want Wider]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
My American gay audience have continued to dance and sing to the music I make in a way that straight Americans haven't. I am grateful to them for that. George Michael
[ Am American Americans Audience Continued Dance Gay Grateful Haven Make Music Sing Straight Them Way]
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]
The appreciative smile, the chuckle, the soundless mirth, so important to the success of comedy, cannot be understood unless one sits among the audience and feels the warmth created by the quality of laughter that the audience takes home with it. James Thurber
[ Among Appreciative Audience Cannot Chuckle Comedy Created Feels Home Important Laughter Mirth Quality Sits Smile Success Takes Understood Unless Warmth]
I've spent several years in Hollywood, and I still think the movie heroes are in the audience. Wilson Mizner
[ Audience Heroes Hollywood Movie Several Spent Still Think Years]
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
[ Audience Back Been Course Fabulous Feel Having La Opposite Pulled Up Whether Which]
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]
I pledged California to a Northern Republic and to a flag that should have no treacherous threads of cotton in its warp, and the audience came down in thunder. Thomas Starr King
[ Audience California Came Cotton Down Flag Northern Pledged Republic Should Threads Thunder Treacherous Warp]
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]
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]
By laughing at me, the audience really laughs at themselves, and realizing they have done this gives them sort of a spiritual second wind for going back into the battles of life. Emmett Kelly
[ Audience Back Battles Done Gives Going Into Laughing Laughs Life Realizing Really Second Sort Spiritual Them Themselves Wind]
An audience shouldn't listen with complacency. Peter Maxwell Davies
[ Audience Complacency Listen]
The only thing that really matters in the initial part of my career, the worst mistake I've ever made was try to do things to please the audience thinking how the audience is going to respond if I do this. Terrence Howard
[ Audience Career Ever Going How Initial Made Matters Mistake Only Part Please Really Respond Thing Things Thinking Try Worst]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Some of the overflow audience actually sat on the stage. Benny Goodman
[ Actually Audience Overflow Sat Some Stage]
In terms of the black female audience, usually if you're true to that character but more so in your body of work if you've proven that you love your sisters and you proven you will come back home like in 42.4% they'll give you a pass when you jump ship. I hear it all the time. Blair Underwood
[ Audience Back Black Body Character Come Female Give Hear Home Jump Love More Pass Proven Ship Sisters Terms Time True Usually Will Work Your]
I like working solo and it was a lot of fun joking around with the audience, saying things. I'm only just learning how to do certain things. Art Garfunkel
[ Around Audience Certain Fun How Joking Just Learning Lot Only Saying Solo Things Working]
At one point, people thought that Eddie Murphy would only reach one sector of the audience, but now everyone sees everything Eddie Murphy does. Morris Chestnut
[ Audience Does Eddie Everyone Everything Murphy Now Only Point Reach Sector Sees Thought Would]
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]
In any event, the proper question isn't what a journalist thinks is relevant but what his or her audience thinks is relevant. Denying people information they would find useful because you think they shouldn't find it useful is censorship, not journalism. Michael Kinsley
[ Any Audience Because Censorship Denying Event Find Her His Information Journalism Journalist Proper Question Relevant Think Thinks Useful 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]
My audience is going to die before I do. Sarah Vowell
[ Audience Before Die Going]
When an audience comes to one of my concerts, I hope they'll see themselves, somewhere, in one of the songs. Holly Near
[ Audience Comes Concerts Hope See Somewhere Songs Themselves]
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]