Orson Welles Quote

I want to give the audience a hint of a scene. No more than that. Give them too much and they won't contribute anything themselves. Give them just a suggestion and you get them working with you. That's what gives the theater meaning: when it becomes a social act.


Quoted in Citizen Welles (1989) by Frank Brady

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