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English theatre Critic, 1927-1980
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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“A critic is a man who knows the way but can't drive the car.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“No theater could sanely flourish until there was an umbilical connection between what was happening on the stage and what was happening in the world.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“The buttocks are the most aesthetically pleasing part of the body because they are non-functional. Although they conceal an essential orifice, these pointless globes are as near as the human form can ever come to abstract art.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“Art is a private thing, the artist makes it for himself; a comprehensible work is the product of a journalist. We need works that are strong, straight, precise, and forever beyond understanding.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“A good drama critic is one who perceives what is happening in the theatre of his time. A great drama critic also perceives what is not happening.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“The vengeful hag is played by Ingrid Bergman, which is like casting Eleanor Roosevelt as Lizzie Borden.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“A novel is a static thing that one moves through; a play is a dynamic thing that moves past one.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“A good many inconveniences attend playgoing in any large city, but the greatest of them is usually the play itself.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“The sheer complexity of writing a play always had dazzled me. In an effort to understand it, I became a critic.”

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    I Like this quote I dislike this quote“I just stopped playing bitches on wheels and peoples' mothers. I have only a few more years to kick up my heels!”

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