Stella Adler - Quotes

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You have to get beyond your own precious inner experiences.

You have to get beyond your own precious inner experiences.

The theatre was created to tell people the truth about life and the social situation. ---->>>

The word theatre comes from the Greeks. It means the seeing place. It is the place people come to see the truth about life and the social situation.

The word theatre comes from the Greeks. It means the seeing place. It is the place people come to see the truth about life and the social situation.

The theatre is a spiritual and social X-ray of its time. ---->>>

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one. ---->>>

Your talent is in your choice. ---->>>

The play is not in the words, it's in you! ---->>>

When you stand on the stage you must have a sense that you are addressing the whole world, and that what you say is so important the whole world must listen. ---->>>

The actor cannot afford to look only to his own life for all his material nor pull strictly from his own experience to find his acting choices and feelings. ---->>>

The ideas of the great playwrights are almost always larger than the experiences of even the best actors. ---->>>

One way we can enliven the imagination is to push it toward the illogical. We're not scientists. We don't always have to make the logical, reasonable leap.

One way we can enliven the imagination is to push it toward the illogical. We're not scientists. We don't always have to make the logical, reasonable leap.

The actor has to develop his body. The actor has to work on his voice. But the most important thing the actor has to work on is his mind. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: February 10, 1901
Birthplace: in New York, New York, The United States
Die: 12-21, 1992
Occupation: Actress
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Stella Adler (February 10, 1901 – December 21, 1992) was an American actress and acting teacher. She founded the Stella Adler Studio of Acting in New York City and Los Angeles with longtime protégée, actress Joanne Linville, who continues to teach Adler's technique. Her grandson Tom Oppenheim now runs the school in New York City, which has produced alumni such as Marlon Brando, Robert De Niro, Harvey Keitel, Elaine Stritch, Kate Mulgrew, Kipp Hamilton, and Jenny Lumet (wikipedia)