Stella Adler

Stella Adler

was an American actress and an acclaimed acting teacher, who founded the Stella Adler Studio of Acting in New York City (1949) with long-time protege Joanne Linville
The actor must be full of passion. If he's too cool he's better off as the manager of a company, not someone who appears on the stage.More Stella Adler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Tell yourself that the world is outside, that it's not to be hidden from you, that you are going to thrust yourself forward and be relaxed in the world. You have chosen a field where you're going to be hurt to the blood. But to retreat from the pain is deathMore Stella Adler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
You cannot afford to confine your studies to the classroom. The universe and all of history is your classroom.More Stella Adler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Actors need a kind of aggression, a kind of inner force. Don't be only one-sided, sweet, nice, good. Get rid of being average. Find the killer in you.More Stella Adler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The imagination is closer to the actor than real life-more agreeable, more comfortable.More Stella Adler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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