Alec Nevala-Lee

Thoughts on art, creativity, and the writing life.

Quote of the Day

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1. Presentation—rhythmic wracking of the nerves.
2. The high point—the trick.
3. The author—an inventor—discoverer.
4. The actor—mechanized movement, not buskins but roller skates, not a mark but a nose on fire. Acting—not movement but a wriggle, not mimicry but a grimace, not speech but shouts…
5. The play—an accumulation of tricks.

Grigori Kozintsev, “AB: Parade of the Eccentric”

Written by nevalalee

September 7, 2018 at 7:30 am

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