Howard Barker Quotes

Howard Barker Quotes: When I write, I am not giving a lecture, I am speculating on behavior. Sometimes this is dangerous, but it should be. As I say often, theatre is a dark place and we should keep the light out of it.
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Howard Barker Quote: It is impossible
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Quotes about Howard Barker: We are suffocated by writers who want to enlighten us with their truths. For me, the theatre is beautiful because it is a secret, and secrets seduce us, we all want to share secrets.
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Quote about Howard Barker: I have plenty of political views and plenty of social and personal prejudices. I do not, however, value them.
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Howard Barker Sayings: I don't like sympathetic characters.
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Howard Barker Saying: Theatre should be a taxing experience: the greatest achievement of a writer is to produce a character who creates anxiety.
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Sayings about Howard Barker: I believe in poetic discourse, in the value of speech in a non-naturalistic way; it's speculative.
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Saying about Howard Barker: I am so far as I am aware not at all influenced by dramatists, expect for Shakespeare, who I have to say, it is impossible not to be influenced by if you hold language to be the major element of theatre.
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