Monologues are a rite of passage. A test of an actor’s metal. A tool to sharpen one’s teeth with. A challenge. The Female Monologue Collection features 20 monologues gleaned from Playlab’s extensive catalogue of Australian plays, including monologues from:
Anna Robi and the House of Dogs (Anna) by Maxine Mellor
Beyond the Neck (Visitor) by Tom Holloway
Blurred (Freda) by Stephen Davis
Colder (Robyn – Age 33) by Lachlan Philpott
Colder (Robyn – Age 59) by Lachlan Philpott
Constance Drinkwater and the Final Days of Somerset (Constance) by Stephen Carleton
The Danger Age (Albert) by Kate Mulvany
Fractions (Hypatia) by Marcel Dorney
The Ghost Writer (Brihanna) by Ross Mueller
Keep Everything You Love (Emma) by David Brown
Last Drinks (Maybellene) by Shaun Charles
Magda’s Fascination with Wax Cats (Magda) by Maxine Mellor
Post Office Rose (Louie) by Linda Hassall
The Seven Stages of Grieving (Woman) by Wesley Enoch and Deborah Mailman
Surviving Jonah Salt (Patricia) by Kathryn Ash, Stephen Carleton, Gail Evans and Anne Harris
Surviving Jonah Salt (Trish) by Kathryn Ash, Stephen Carleton, Gail Evans and Anne Harris
Urban Dingoes (Margret Mary) by Norman Price
Urban Dingoes (Anne) by Norman Price
Walking by Apple Tree Creek (Del) by Ian Brown
The Year Nick McGowan Came to Stay (Rachael) by Sean Mee
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- POD Copies are charged at a flat rate of $9.00 each in addition to the digital price of the text (Not including sale prices).
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Photocopy Licence and POD Order Form
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