Audition Speeches for Young Actors 16+

Author: Jean Marlow

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 1408141094

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 160

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Finding good, interesting audition pieces is a demanding and difficult process. This revised edition contains over 40 speeches and includes a wide selection of pieces taken from plays written or produced recently, such as Nathan the Wise, All the Ordinary Angels, The Woman Before (first performed at the Royal Court in 2005), Oleanna, (David Mamet), Pygmalion and New Boy. There are speeches for a variety of accents and ages, taken from both classical and modern plays, to suit all audition requirements. There is also an introductory section containing advice from directors and casting directors on how to audition successfully, advice on attending drama schools and how to audition successfully.
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Audition Speeches for 6-16 Year Olds

50+ audition pieces for actors and actresses

Author: Jean Marlow

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 140814106X

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 144

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Intended for students and children taking part in speech and drama competitions and exams, this book contains a range of audition speeches. It includes female, male and unisex speeches selected from both plays and children's books. Where relevant the author has indicated how a speech could be shortened for younger children. There is also an introductory section with contributions from Alan Ayckbourn, Carol Schroder (teacher and examiner for the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art), Richard Carpenter (TV writer) and Ed Wilson (Director of the National Youth Theatre) and senior casting directors for the RSC, TV and film. This edition has been freshly revised to include 10 new speeches from well known recent productions as well as children's books including Harry Potter. 'A superb compilation' Amateur Stage
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Audition Speeches for Younger Actors 16+

Author: Jean Marlow

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1135868700

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 144

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Audition speeches for actors aged 16-18, selected by Jean Marlow. Includes advice from actors, casting directors and teachers
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Audition Speeches for Women

Author: Jean Marlow

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 9780878301461

Category: Drama

Page: 120

View: 9311

Presents a collection of audition speeches for women, from both plays and motion pictures, along with acting advice from directors, teachers, and actors.
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Private Stories

Monologues for Young Actors Ages 8 to 16 and the Seven Key Questions to Unlock Your Imagination

Author: Elizabeth Bauman

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 9780879103415

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 129

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(Limelight). This collection of monologues is accompanied by seven key questions that help young actors to create unique, well-rounded characters directly from their imagination. The monologues can also be used to stimulate creativity in children and help them deal with daily issues of tolerance, self-acceptance, belonging, and self-expression. Topics include loss of love and friendship, jealousy, life changes, and secrets.
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More Duologues for All Accents and Ages

Author: Eamonn Jones,Jean Marlow

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 9780878301799

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 168

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First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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The Methuen Book of Monologues for Young Actors

Author: Anne Harvey

Publisher: Bloomsbury Methuen Drama

ISBN: 9780413772794

Category: Drama

Page: 192

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Selected by Anne Harvey, an experienced actress, director, writer and adjudicator, these dramatic monologues are suitable for performance at auditions, solo acting classes, festivals and examinations. Ranging from early Elizabethan to contemporary literature, the pieces are varied in content, tone and style and are equipped with an introduction setting the context. Writers include: Alan Ayckbourn, Enid Bagnold, David Campton, William Congreve, Sarah Daniels, Charles Dickens, Athol Fugard, Lucy Gannon, Graham Greene, John Godber, David Hare, Stanley Houghton, Henrik Ibsen, Shaman Macdonald, David Mercer, Iris Murdoch, Dennis Potter, Tom Stoppard, CP Taylor, Hugh Whitemore and many more.
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Duologues for All Accents and Ages

Author: Eamonn Jones,Jean Marlow

Publisher: Bloomsbury Methuen Drama

ISBN: 9780713647662

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 176

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Duologues are short scenes between two actors. They are used by drama school examining boards, students for their final year showcases, and professional actors' training centres. They provide a concentrated way of practising skills and encourage actors to listen and respond. This collection of 45 duologues is selected from a range of plays, from Elizabethan to contemporary. Helpful advice is given in the book by contributors such as Tom Stoppard, April De Angelis and Don Taylor.
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Actors' Audition Speeches

For All Ages and Accents

Author: Jean Marlow

Publisher: Heinemann Educational Publishers

ISBN: 9780435086640

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 132

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Jean Marlow has pulled together unusual monologues from plays well know and unfamiliar, modern and classical, from around the world, for many ethnic groups.
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Monologues for Young Actors

Author: Lorraine Cohen

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0380761874

Category: Drama

Page: 198

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A collection of monologues tailored for the specific needs of teenage and young adult actors offers varied selections from classic and contemporary theater, including the works of Euripides, William Shakespeare, and Neil Simon. Original.
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Voices of Color

Scenes and Monologues from the Black American Theatre

Author: Woodie King

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 1617745944

Category: Drama

Page: 227

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A collection of scenes and monologues by African American playwrights.
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Audition Speeches for Black, South Asian and Middle Eastern Actors: Monologues for Women

Author: Simeilia Hodge-Dallaway

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 1474229255

Category: Drama

Page: 200

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Audition Speeches for Black, South Asian and Middle Eastern Actors: Monologues for Women aims to provide new and exciting audition and showcase material for actresses of black, African American, South Asian and Middle Eastern heritage. Featuring the work of international contemporary playwrights who have written powerful and diverse roles for a range of actors, the collection is edited by Simeilia Hodge-Dallaway. Categorized by age-range, the monologues are collected in groups of characters playable by actresses in their teens, twenties, thirties and forties+, and include work from over 25 top-class dramatists including Sudha Bhuchar, Jackie Sibblies Drury, Marcus Gardley, Mona Mansour and Naomi Wallace. Audition Speeches for Black, South Asian and Middle Eastern Actors: Monologues for Women is the go-to resource for contemporary monologues and speeches for auditions. Ideal for aspiring and professional actresses, it allows performers to enhance their particular strengths and prepare for roles featuring characters of specific ethnic backgrounds.
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Auditioning for Film and Television

Secrets from a Casting Director

Author: Nancy Bishop

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 1472524179

Category: Drama

Page: 296

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'If you're working with Nancy Bishop you know you're in good, accomplished hands, whether you're a director or an actor.' – Neil Burger, Director of The Illusionist Auditioning for Film and Television is a must-have book and video guide for actors, written from the perspective of a Casting Director and offering practical advice on audition technique, scene analysis, online casting and social media. Auditioning for Film and Television is a practical workbook written from a casting director's point of view that teaches actors the craft of film auditioning in front of the camera. It shows actors how to use today's internet technologies to advance their careers and features success strategies and actual exercises to achieve results in the casting studio. A new edition of the popular Secrets from the Casting Couch, and now including video, Auditioning for Film and Television includes commentary, analysis and questions in workbook form for scenes from many celebrated films; exercises for actors to practise in front of a camera; and advice on career advancement and marketing in the age of social media.
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Alternative Shakespeare Auditions for Men

Author: William Shakespeare,Simon Dunmore

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 9780878300754

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 120

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Auditioners often complain of seeing the same speeches over and over again. Director, Simon Dunmore, has seen well over ten thousand audition speeches performed, and has drawn on his experience to select and edit a new collection of unusual audition speeches from Shakespeare's plays. This book brings together fifty speeches for men from plays frequently ignored such as Titus Andronicus, Pericles and Love's Labours Lost. It also includes good, but over-looked speeches from the more popular plays such as Octavius Caesar from Antony and Cleopatra, Leontes from The Winter's Tale and Buckingham from Richard III. Each speech is accompanied by a character description, brief explanation of the context, and notes on obscure words, phrases and references - all written from the viewpoint of the auditioning actor.
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Audition Monologues for Young Women #2

More Contemporary Auditions for Aspiring Actresses

Author: Gerald Lee Ratliff

Publisher: Meriwether Pub

ISBN: 9781566081931

Category: Drama

Page: 189

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Sourcebook of one hundred monologues and scene studies for use in acting classes, workshops, and competitive auditions or forensic contests, with thematic chapters on innocence, rebellion, independence, doubt, and cynicism.
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The Methuen Drama Book of Duologues for Young Actors

Author: Anne Harvey

Publisher: Bloomsbury Methuen Drama

ISBN: 9780413689009

Category: Drama

Page: 240

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Selected by Anne Harvey, an experienced actress, director, writer and adjudicator, these scenes are suitable for performance at auditions, solo acting classes, festivals and examinations. Ranging from Renaissance to contemporary literature, the pieces are varied in content, tone and style and are equipped with an introduction setting the context. Writers include: Edward Bond, Ken Campbell, David Crampton, Caryl Churchill, Noël Coward, Monica Dickens, Lisa Evans, Dario Fo, John Ford, David Hare, Jonathan Harvey, Lillian Hellman, Adrian Henri, Robert Holman, Moliere, Willy Russell, Diane Samuels, G B Shaw, David Storey, Frank Wedekind and many more...
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Young Women's Monologues from Contemporary Plays #2

Professional Auditions for Aspiring Actresses

Author: Gerald Lee Ratliff

Publisher: Meriwether Publishing

ISBN: 9781566081535

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 233

View: 9117

Collects monologues for young women from contemporary plays, focusing on the theme of living lovingly as equals in a modern world.
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National Theatre Connections Monologues

Speeches for Young Actors

Author: Anthony Banks

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 1472573137

Category: Drama

Page: 208

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For the first time, there is an anthology of monologues for young people available, taken from plays commissioned as part of the National Theatre Connections over the past 20 years. Always drawing together the work of 10 leading playwrights ? a mixture of established and current writers ? the annual National Theatre Connections anthologies offer young performers between the ages of 13 and 19 an engaging selection of plays to perform, read or study. Each play is specifically commissioned by the National Theatre's literary department and reflects the past year's programming at the venue in the plays' ideas, themes and styles. The plays are performed by approximately 200 schools and youth theatre companies across the UK and Ireland, in partnership with multiple professional regional theatres where the works are showcased. This anthology of 100 monologues is the ideal resource for teenagers and young people attending auditions either in the amateur or professional theatre world; students leaving secondary school to audition for drama school; as well as teachers of English and Drama looking for suitable dramatic for their students to engage with and perform. It provides suitable scene-study books that are suitable and relevant to the student in terms of tone, style and content. Young actors who have searched for audition material written in the voice of teenage characters will welcome this resource.
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Actresses' Audition Speeches

Author: Jean Marlow

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 140814137X

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 144

View: 8621

Finding good, interesting audition pieces is a demanding and difficult process for actresses. This revised edition of Actresses' Audition Speeches contains over 40 speeches and includes a wide selection of pieces taken from plays written or produced recently, such as Losing Louis, Whose Life is it Anyway? and His Dark Materials. There are speeches for a variety of accents and ages, taken from both classical and modern plays, to suit all audition requirements. There is also an introductory section containing advice from directors and casting directors on how to audition successfully.
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