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John Guare

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I believe that the imagination is the passport we create to take us into the real world. I believe the imagination is another phrase for what is most uniquely us.

— John Guare

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And it is always Easter Sunday at the New York City Ballet. It is always coming back to life. Not even coming back to life - it lives in the constant present.

— John Guare

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And what would be great numbers in a Broadway show are now on stage of the New York City Ballet.

— John Guare

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Avoiding humiliation is the core of tragedy and comedy.

— John Guare

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Does any art have a practical value? People love to talk about how expensive a painting is. That's the only way we can talk about paintings in this century.

— John Guare

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Does the New York City Ballet affect other places? Yeah, it lets people know they should come to New York.

— John Guare

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However, the moral center of New York City, I believe, is the New York City Ballet.

— John Guare

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I mean New York City is the financial capital of the world. It's where all the money passes through, the Dow Jones, whatever, that's where all the money goes.

— John Guare

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All the New York City Ballet does is hit beautiful home runs.

— John Guare

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I think that every year that the New York City Ballet is alive is worthy of celebration. Because otherwise the terrible thing is just that we take it for granted.

— John Guare

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About John Guare

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These historic dramas investigate the violence at the root of American identity and the failure of utopian aspirations. The House of Blue Leaves (1971) a domestic drama by turns wildly comic and despairingly desperate moved Guare into the front ranks of American dramatists. A Few Stout Individuals returns to nineteenth century America with a cast that includes Ulysses S.

We try to fight it all by creating various mythologies and it is Guare's peculiar aptitude for exposing these grandiose lies of ours that makes his work so magical. In the foreword to a collection of Guare's plays film director Louis Malle writes:
Guare practices a humor that is synonymous with lucidity exploding genre and clichés taking us to the core of human suffering: the awareness of corruption in our own bodies death circling in. [citation needed].

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