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English Monologues

English Monologues

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Great English Monologues for Actors

A list of some great English monologues for auditions and acting class. These are some of our favourite English monologues. All the monologues are taken from reputable plays and are great for theatre auditions and for workshopping in class or on your own.

Make sure you always read the play, understand the words and find the motivation behind what you character is saying.

English Monologues for Women

Saint Joan (George Bernard Shaw)
Top Girls (Caryl Churchill)
Educating Rita (Willy Russell)
The Libertine (Stephen Jefferys)

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English Monologues for Men

West (Steven Berkoff)
Wuthering Heights (Emily Brontë)
The Libertine (Stephen Jefferys)
Arcadia (Tom Stoppard)
The Real Thing (Tom Stoppard)

If you have chosen a monologue and need a hand rehearsing the speech we discuss some audition tips in how to rehearse a monologue. If you have any other suggestions for Australian monologues let us know in a comment below.

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is made up of young professional actors and writers from around the world. This team includes Andrew Hearle, Luke McMahon, Kyle Billings, Jim Harwood and many more. We all work together to contribute useful articles and resources for actors at all stages in their careers.

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