Contemporary Movie Monologues A Sourcebook for Actors by Marisa Smith

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Some of the freshest, most powerful writing of the last few decades has been done for film. Now, Contemporary Movie Monologues collects a wide range of pieces from American screenplays produced during the 60s, 70s, and 80s, including some of the most unforgettable dramatic and comic speeches in the history of : Smith & Kraus, Inc.

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Modern day topics with contemporary language that really relate to kids today; Convenient organization from “younger” to “older” as the book progresses; Perfect for auditions, as short performance pieces and for use in the classroom.

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Monologues in Novels. Close. Posted by 10 years ago. Archived. They shortened it considerably for the movie, but in the novel it really encapsulates the whole theme of the book and is very worth reading out loud.

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5 star 51% 4 star 0% (0%) 0% 3 star 17% /5(7). Michael Earley is Chief Producer of Plays for BBC Radio Drama and Senior Editor-at-Large for Methuen Drama. A former Chairman of the Theatre Studies Program at Yale, he has also taught dramatic literature, acting and playwrighting at the Julliard School, New York University, and Smith College.

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First Published in Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. The Actor?s Book of Movie Monologues is a condensed compilation of some of the best excerpts from many classic films, and some recent ones too. Published inthe page pocket-sized book is the perfect companion for the actor and/or actress needing a good reference source for a wide variety of movie monologues.5/5(1).

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“So, the day after I turned 18 ” – Val Clarke from ‘A Chorus Line’ Chances are, you and Val have at least one thing in common: you’re familiar with the trials and tribulations of auditioning. Disney Monologues Monologues For Kids Female Monologues Comedic Monologues Audition Monologues Dramatic Monologues Monologues From Wicked Drama Education Drama Class This minute serio-comedic monologue is spoken by an adult woman for theater auditions.If downloading monologues and scripts is too expensive, or you simply hate reading things on a computer screen, there are many scripts, screenplays and monologue books that can be purchased online.

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