Quotes of rehearsal

  1. But it was not possible to do this movie, in this matter of time, without a solid rehearsal period. – Debbie Allen
  2. James Ivory comes close to the actors for the first rehearsal He more or less lets you direct yourself and then will only correct you if he finds it incorrect. – Leslie Caron
  3. Johnny was great in the studio; he was there to make the music that he wanted to make. We lived right beside each other and had a rehearsal studio that was just ours, with nobody else using it, it was part of Johnny's house, so we could rehearse every day. – Rick Derringer
  4. I demand minimal for paid rehearsal and not always six weeks either. – William Hurt
  5. I need six weeks of rehearsal and women need nine months and it took me 15 years to figure that out. – William Hurt
  6. The truth needs so little rehearsal – Barbara Kingsolver
  7. Tremble: your whole life is a rehearsal for the moment you are in now. – Judith Malina
  8. I tend to arrive in the rehearsal process with very strongly developed ideas about what I want to do. But I don't like those ideas to be things that are not subject to change, or subject to development, or subject to challenge. – Trevor Nunn
  9. When you perform in front of an audience after only two days of rehearsal you're flying by the seat of your pants- particularly when they're rewriting the show right up to the moment the camera goes on. – Michael Richards
  10. It's exciting to see a kid at a rehearsal meeting with someone who seems like such an icon. – Michael Ritchie
  11. I really miss the rehearsal process of theater. – Kurtwood Smith
  12. I have directed good actors and have gone through the process which is more detailed in theater in a way. You have to get people to stay for two or three hours in a performance. They need more talk and rehearsal than in films. – Julie Taymor
  13. You'd go in, read the script once for timing and then you would sit around and play games. The sound effects people would come in and we would do a dress rehearsal so they could get the effects and the music cues in place. Then you would wait until you went on the air. – Dick York
  14. Studios are passe for me. I'd rather play in a garage, in a truck, or a rehearsal hall, a club, or a basement. – Neil Young

Usage examples for rehearsal

  1. For three months we had the excellent assistance of Director J. H. Dohrmann at the piano and twice a week we had a full rehearsal – Sixty Years of California Song by Margaret Blake-Alverson
  2. The impressions produced upon him, and not the player's rehearsal form the centre of interest. – Browning and the Dramatic Monologue by S. S. Curry
  3. And, besides, last night was only the dress rehearsal and all actors say that the dress rehearsal is much more nervous work than the real performance. – A House Party with the Tucker Twins by Nell Speed
  4. She insisted on being dressed and driven down to the hurried last rehearsal on the afternoon of the performance. – The Wishing-Ring Man by Margaret Widdemer
  5. At the first rehearsal with full orchestra, he heard Velluti sing it, and was struck with admiration. – The Great Musicians: Rossini and His School by Henry Sutherland Edwards
  6. " You may wait here, then," said he to Hamish; " but I think rehearsal is over, and Miss White has most likely gone home." – Macleod of Dare by William Black
  7. The rehearsal will begin in a minute." – Bunny Brown and his Sister Sue Giving a Show by Laura Lee Hope
  8. It was a rehearsal for the possibly hard times to come. – Syndrome by Thomas Hoover
  9. He cut out the string music at the final rehearsal – Love Stories by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  10. I will see the members of our Dramatic Society and put off the rehearsal – A Sweet Girl Graduate by Mrs. L.T. Meade
  11. Well, I promise you, the acting was so good- he so spent and she so tender- that I nearly cried out Brava as I saw them; but that I remembered in time 'twas meant to be a private rehearsal – By What Authority? by Robert Hugh Benson
  12. And the rehearsal must have made it worse! – The Story Of Julia Page Works of Kathleen Norris, Volume V. by Kathleen Norris
  13. We first put the play on in Hamlin at the picture show as a dress rehearsal and we charged admission. – The-Life-of-Me-an-autobiography by Johnson, Clarence Edgar
  14. The rehearsal had greatly excited her. – The Way of Ambition by Robert Hichens
  15. Not until after the rehearsal and if you haven't the time to wait, leave me the address and I will find the place myself. – The Comedienne by Wladyslaw Reymont
  16. " Now I have no time, but after the rehearsal we can discuss the matter more thoroughly," he said. – The Comedienne by Wladyslaw Reymont
  17. No one spoke to her; few observed her; all were intent on their own affairs; and when the final shriek and bang died away without lifting the roof by its din, she could hardly believe that the dreaded first rehearsal was safely over. – Work: A Story of Experience by Louisa May Alcott
  18. That will be the most convenient place for both of us in case of my success, for Julius Felborn and Carr Price can be called in to fix a date for the first rehearsal of The Key. – Lord John in New York by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  19. The next day, at rehearsal matters were worse still, and the manager in a fury. – The Virginians by William Makepeace Thackeray
  20. Next morning, at rehearsal nothing was said till its close, when Mr. Couldock quite quietly asked my friend to look in at his dressing- room that evening before the play began. – Life on the Stage by Clara Morris

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