Dramatic

MATILDA THE MUSICAL- Matilda makes up a story about a child losing her parents. Dramatic Monologue For Female Kid Actors. 4-5 Min. MATILDA: And so they prepared themselves for the most dangerous feat that had ever been performed. The great escapologist had to ...

I Ain’t Draft Dodging from the Film ‘Ali’. Ideal for young adult African-American males. 1-2 Min.  Muhammad Ali is convicted for refusing to fight in Vietnam. In this monologue he disputes the conviction. Dramatic, Scolding, Persuasive, Descriptive, Complaining. Written By: Michael ...

“It’s gonna be so happy here” from the film “The Shape of Water” – A Woman Thinks Back To Her Childhood In This Dramatic Monologue For Female Actors. 1-2 Min. Written by Guillermo Del Toro & Vanessa Taylor ZELDA: When I was a little girl- ...

“Scientists Predict that…” from the film “FUTURE” – Monologue for older male actors, this monologue reflects on the future of a man who’s been diagnosed with cancer.  2-3 Min. VICTOR Scientists predict that the stars will be in unrecognizable constellations 100,000 years from ...

FRUSTRATED FATHER – A middle-aged male actor gives this dramatic monologue to his ungrateful children. 1-2 minute. INT: CRAIG’S HOUSE. Craig is a frustrated, overworked man. At the dinner table his children are complaining about not wanting to do their homework. CRAIG When ...

BREAK UP – A young woman attempts a conversation with her ex-boyfriend’s mother over the phone in this dramatic monologue. Good for younger women. 2-3 Min. INT: A BEDROOM ADRIENNE is pacing around her bedroom, talking on her cell phone to MARTHA, ...
Film Set Terms

Here is a great list of acting terms and Entertainment industry terms which you will hear often on film sets, in theatre productions and in recording studios.   Above the Line – A budgetary term for movies and TV. The line ...