All the software's a stage
Good showmanship is one part of profitable software. As Shakespeare first said:
Taking the metaphor further, here's how the roles are mapped between theatre and software.
|Actors and Play||=||Software and System|
|Lighting, Costume, Make up artists||=||Graphic and Interface designers|
|Producer||=||Employer or Manager|
|Rotten tomatoes||=||Abusive email|
|Clapping, cheering, flowers||=||Silence.|
To stretch the metaphor a little further...
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