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Audition Monologues for Young Men: Selections from Contemporary Works

ISBN: 9781566082082
Publisher: Meriwether Publishing Ltd
Publication Date: 2016-07-01
Number of pages: 166
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This compelling collection of 70 monologues for young men approximately 15 to 30 years old includes a complete chapter that details how to choose a monologue, develop the character, and audition with confidence. With a variety of contemporary sources including both published plays and original works, this book provides selections that will help capture the minds and hearts of directors. Each monologue is prefaced by a description of the character and his emotional context, as well as hints on how to effectively portray the mood of the piece. The characters are diverse in age, background, ethnicity, and social status. The book is organized into unique categories based on the content of the monologues: A Lighter Touch, Guilt and Regret, Tragedy and Trauma, Hope and Gratitude, Outsiders, Birds of a Feather, and Literary and Period. With excerpts of various lengths that are ideal for auditions, contests, workshops, and acting classes, this anthology belongs in every school and theatre library.
Features monologues from the following authors:
Eric BogosianDavid Lindsay-AbaireDaniel GuytonDon ZolidisBruce BonafedeRobin RothsteinDavid MarquisLindsay PriceSteven KorbarConnie SchindewolfFrederick StroppelLeigh PodgorskiColin & Mary CrowtherHamish LinklaterM.E.H. LewisBarbara LhotaJohn P. McEnenySteven FendrichJanet B. MilsteinMax BushJim ChevallierDavid SawnChad BeckimMike ThomasEleanor HarderMartha PattersonChristopher WoodsDavid Bar KatzRebecca SchlossbergCharles Belovand more!

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