William Shakespeare

“To be, or not to be: that is the question” from the play “Hamlet”. Hamlet compares his grief to that of a player, and devises a plan to take action against Claudius, who Hamlet believes murdered his father. 3-4 Min. HAMLET: To be, ...

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM – Helena plans to win Demetrius back. Dramatic Monologue For Teen Female Actor. 2-3 Min. HELENA How happy some o’er other some can be! Through Athens I am thought as fair as she. But what of that? ...
playing the Villain

“And therefore, since I cannot prove a lover, To entertain these fair well-spoken days, I am determined to prove a villain, And hate the idle pleasures of these days.” –William Shakespeare, “Richard III” For a certain breed of actor, one ...