MONOLOGUES & SCENES
IF THE PIECE YOU CHOOSE IS FROM TV OR A FILM
DO NOT WATCH THE PERFORMANCE
WE NEEED TO SEE YOUR INTERPRETATION NOT THE STARS
Look for material that speaks to you and you would enjoy working on.
You are looking for scenes and monologs that are about 2 minutes. If it's too long, edit it down.
If the piece you choose is from a play, read the entire play so you know the background of the character.
Scene from Films
(Remember DON'T to watch the films before you do the monologue! We want to see YOUR performance, not your interpretation of someone else's.)
Monologues of all kinds, sorted in all different ways.
You will certainly find something that will fit what you need here, like these dark monologues for women,
or these Powerful Monologues for Mature Actors.
Has a lovely selection of royalty free monologues for men, women, and teens, as well as monologues form plays. It also has selections to brows by duration.
The page has a lot of good information on what makes a good compelling monologue.
And, then a curated collection of monologues at the bottom, in different categories.
Scenes and monologues from movie and tv shows.
They are just blocks of text, so a little formatting for readability will go a long way.
They are labeled by show, and apparent age of the character.
They also have monologues for Kids!
It's a plane bare bones webpage, the scenes are mostly comedic, and photocopies of real scripts.
The Best film Speeches and Monologues.
You can pick by year if you scroll down to the bottom.
A great place to buy plays. Plays are excellent plays to find monologs and scenes.
Our own PDF list of SUPER short, monologs, really just a few sentences each.
A collection of over 50 short-ish funny monologues for men and women.
Each one has the approximate time listed.
Some excepts from famous plays