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Quote • Victoria Wood

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Victoria Wood in Laos while filming an appeal for the Mines Advisory Group [Wikipedia]

“I get a lot of pleasure from sitting in the audience and watching other people get laughs from my words. But I wouldn’t want just to write. I like writing, but I like performing too. It’s part of the same job – like making a sandwich, then eating it!”

Victoria Wood [1953-2016] interviewed in The Richmond Magazine, April 2007. She has been directing her own musical, Acorn Antiques, for the current national tour.

Originally published on R&V 01-04-07

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6 comments on “Quote • Victoria Wood

  1. Pingback: Quote • Victoria Wood « Grumpy old fart!!!

  2. summertime75
    04/20/2016

    A sad loss, a very funny and talented lady

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Such very sad news, Sarah. We have lost a true national treasure.

    Liked by 2 people

    • summertime75
      04/20/2016

      I think that the phrase “treasure” is over used but in her case a well deserved phrase

      Liked by 1 person

    • First Night Design
      04/21/2016

      We have indeed lost a national treasure. I was just saying the same about the use of the phrase to Hugh on the other post.

      Like

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