When I have criticism that I feel is unfair, the rejection does disturb me, but it also strengthens me. I used to get turned down for all sorts of jobs. I used to writhe in pain, but then I would say, 'Good. Good. I will get stronger for this.'
After watching my poor mother being sometimes neglected by my father, it was almost tattooed on my brain that I would never cause hardship or despair to a partner.
The mainstream is generally garbage. Look at the heavily subsidized theaters.
I may be 80, but I intend to keep acting until the day I die. Instead of slowing down, I've discovered my second wind.
It's impossible to have a favourite Shakespeare, since so many of the plays rouse and inspire completely different parts of your being.
I'm very resistant to most forms of theater.