Edward Albee: escapist art is a waste of time

All serious art is being destroyed by commerce. Most people don’t want art to be disturbing. They want it to be escapist. I don’t think art should be escapist. That’s a waste of time.

—Edward Albee, American playwright
http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edward_Albee#section_4

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