Appeared in "The Eternal Road" on Broadway. Musical. Based on material by Franz Werfel
, as adapted by William A. Drake and as translated by Ludwig Lewishon. Scenic Design / Costume Design / Lighting Design by Norman Bel Geddes
. Directed by Max Reinhardt
. Music by Kurt Weill
. Manhattan Opera House: 7 Jan 1937-15 May 1937 (137 ...
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[on actors] I understand what they're going through. The self-exposure, which is at the heart of all their work, is done using their own body. It's their sexuality, their strength or weakness, their fear. And that's extremely painful. And when they're not doing it in their performance, they pull back. They get shy. Paul Newman
, who I worked with on The Verdict
(1982), is one of the shyest men ...
On all his films he assembles the cast for a two week rehearsal in which they perform the script from beginning to end like a play. This cuts down on the need for repeated takes during filming.