The Actor S Book Of Monologues For Women

Author by : Various
Languange : en
Publisher by : Penguin
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Description : A diverse collection of monologues featuring the voices of women through the ages Drawn from poetry, fiction, diaries, journals, and documents of public record, these selections, although not originally intended for theatrical or cinematic performances, offer unique dramatic opportunities for actors, speakers, students, or anyone interested in women’s studies. Stefan Rudnicki has brought together selections from well-known as well as obscure authors, providing a tremendous range of women’s perspectives from a variety of sources: poems by Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Emily Dickinson, Christina Rossetti, and Sappho, among others; passages from Mary Shelley’s journal, the diaries of Anais Nin, and the memoirs of Isadora Duncan; polemics from Mary Wollstonecraft and Joan of Arc, as well as Susan B. Anthony’s “On Woman’s Right to Suffrage”; and selections from the novels of Emily and Charlotte Bronte, Jane Austen, Ursula K. LeGuin, and others.

Monologues For Actors Of Color

Author by : Roberta Uno
Languange : en
Publisher by : Psychology Press
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Description : First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

The Actor S Scenebook Volume Ii

Author by : Michael Schulman
Languange : en
Publisher by : Bantam Books
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Description : Presents an anthology of more than seventy scenes and monologues from a wide range of contemporary plays

The Actor S Book Of Contemporary Stage Monologues

Author by : Nina Shengold
Languange : en
Publisher by : Penguin Group USA
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Total Read : 57
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Description : A splendid collection of monologues from both well-known and obscure scripts.

The Oberon Book Of Modern Monologues For Women Teens To Thirties

Author by : Dee Cannon
Languange : en
Publisher by : Oberon Books
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Total Read : 87
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Description : Monologues are an essential part of every actor’s toolkit. Actors need them for drama school entry, training, showcases and when auditioning for roles in the industry. This book showcases selected monologues from some of the finest modern plays by some of today’s leading contemporary playwrights. The monologues contain a diverse range of quirky and memorable characters that cross cultural and historical boundaries. The pieces are organised in age-specific groups: ‘Teens’, ‘Twenties’ and ‘Thirties’. This volume comes in a brand new format, with a notes page next to each speech, acting as an actor’s workbook as well as a monologue resource.

Award Monologues For Women

Author by : Patrick Tucker
Languange : en
Publisher by : Routledge
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Description : Award Monologues for Women is a collection of fifty-four monologues taken from plays written since 1980 that have been nominated for the Pullitzer Prize, the Tony and the Drama Desk Awards in New York, and The Evening Standard and Laurence Olivier Awards in London. The book provides an excellent range of up-to-date audition pieces, usefully arranged in age groups, and is supplemented with audition tips to improve your acting, and to ensure that the best possible performance.

Great Monologues For Young Actors Vol 2

Author by : Craig Slaight
Languange : en
Publisher by : Crossroad Press
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Description : As professional directors and teachers who work with young and adult actors at the Tony Award-Winning American Conservatory Theater, Slaight and Sharrar have years of experience helping actors uncover the dynamics of the monologue, as acting exercise and as audition material. Now in their impressive third volume of age-appropriate monologues, culled from plays by substantial playwrights from an international field, the editors have assembled an impressive collection to take the actor/director/teacher to new levels of sophistication and breadth. The volume's introduction is a concise guide to today's audition obstacles and how to overcome them. As in their other award-winning collections, Slaight and Sharrar have selected character speeches from the finest dramatic literature. In addition, they have included a special section on the use of the song lyric as an exciting and useful exercise in solo work. Some of the writers included are: Edward Albee, Lee Blessing, Constance Congdon, Kia Corthron, Bob Dylan, Horton Foote, Timothy Mason, Sharman Macdonald, Lynn Nottage, Adam Rapp, George Bernard, Shaw Shakespeare, Sam Shepard, John M. Synge

The Methuen Book Of Modern Monologues For Women

Author by : Chrys Salt
Languange : en
Publisher by : A&C Black
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Description : A brand new monologue book with up-to-date selections from the last century of playwriting. Beckett, Ayckbourn, O’Neil , Brecht, Strindberg and Wilde are a few of the great dramatists from whom pieces have been collected to make up this unique collection. This book is an invaluable resource for acting classes, competitions, auditions and rehearsals. A fuller appreciation of each speech is enhanced by the editor’s introduction and commentaries, which set the plays and individual speeches in their dramatic and performance contexts. Chrys Salt has been a performer in Rep, West End, TV and radio. She has written The Methuen Books of Contemporary Monologues for Men and Women, and Make Acting Work. She runs her own theatre company and teaches regularly at the London Actors Centre.


Author by : Dean Carey
Languange : en
Publisher by : MIT Press
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Total Read : 51
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Description : An extensive guide to acting with over a hundred audition pieces chosen from the whole of world drama.

Actor S Choice

Author by : Erin Detrick
Languange : en
Publisher by : Playscripts, Inc.
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Total Read : 68
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Description : "Collection of monologues from the Playscripts, Inc. catalog of plays, representing a variety of American playwrights. The source material for each monologue may be found on the Playscripts website, where nearly the entire text of every play can be read for free. Intended for female actors"--Provided by publisher.