February Passionary – Day 10

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Stella Adler shared much passion in teaching actors to channel theirs into stellar performances. From Marlon Brando to Mark Ruffalo her ambition was to help actors act authentically and find their talent through choices. Study. Study hard. So at the end of your career, whatever it may be, you won’t be left muttering Brando’s words from On The Waterfront, “You don’t understand. I coulda had class. I coulda been a contender. I coulda been someone Charley, instead of a bum, which is what I am, let’s face it. I’m a bum.” Hmmmm… I think I understand that art imitating life expression.

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