Tuesday, July 24, 2012

One great talent appreciates another

The great rhapsodist of the American theatre, Tennessee Williams, on the fragile yet directed talents of actress Sandy Dennis. 
There is a belief among some--primarily critics--that an actress willfully commits to the commission of a particular set of mannerisms and attitudes...
Check out the whole web site - it has one wonderful clip after another on the personalities and processes of great actors. 

Hat tip: Sheila.


Sheila O'Malley said...

Fantastic, right? Did you see what Tennessee had to say about Carol Burnett???

Ted said...

I didn't see that one yet but I read the Elaine Stritch one, having seen her on Friday night attending the same performance of Uncle Vanya that we saw.