- Maltby: Neither candidate has a tenth of the spontaneous sprezzatura of an Academy Award winner
- Even Trump was more presidential, more prepared, than in any of his previous debates
Kate Maltby is a theater critic for The Times of London and regularly comments on culture and politics on air and in her columns. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.
(CNN)There are few creatures as uninspiring as the over-rehearsed actor. As a theater critic, I've seen quite a few of them: men and women whose speeches run a bit too quickly off the tongue, whose performances seem to have been set in stone weeks before the curtain rises.