Everybody wears a mask to the world. We create an image that we want people to see and create a character that becomes our public face. Actors have, or at least hope they have the ability to change that mask to create a character for a film or a play and to make the watcher believe they are that different person, that they are going through some emotion that even if it’s alien to them in real life, it’s real to the character they play.
This is what Masks is about. The mask we wear and the masks that have to be created, and what does it take to fully lose the masks that are worn?
Stella is to all intents and purposes a failing actor, she believes she is playing