Monologues & Scenes for Lesbian Actors by Carolyn Gage

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Published by Odd Girls Pr .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Acting & Auditioning,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Acting,
  • Drama,
  • Lesbian actresses,
  • Lesbians,
  • Monologues,
  • Performing Arts/Dance

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages219
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12180044M
ISBN 101887237070
ISBN 109781887237079
OCLC/WorldCa42822517

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Here at last, from one of the most talented and inventive contemporary playwrights, is a book of thirty-two monologues and sixty scenes by, for, and about lesbians. This collection includes scenes with characters taken from lesbian history: Jane Addams, Charlotte Cushman, Joan of Arc, Calamity Jane, Sappho, Babe Didrikson, Benedetta Carlini 3/5(1).

This collection includes scenes with characters taken from lesbian history: Jane Addams, Charlotte A book for lesbians who are tired of "passing" at auditions and in acting classes and workshops. Here at last, from one of the most talented and inventive contemporary playwrights, is a book of thirty-two monologues and sixty scenes by, for, and /5.

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3/5(1). Praise for the first edition of Monologues and Scenes for Lesbian Actors: No playwright has created as amazing a pantheon of historical lesbian characters as Carolyn Gage a sumptuous feast of possibilities for both seasoned and budding lesbian performers to use portraying a full range of emotion and political : Carolyn Gage.

The first ever scene and monologue book written for lesbian actors. Over thirty-two monologues and over sixty scenes from twenty of Gage’s most popular plays. Some of the roles are written specifically for African American, Hispanic, Latina, and Anglo actors, but most are not specific for race or ethnicity.

Welcome to the First Monologue and Scene Book for Lesbian Actors --Monologues --The Second Coming of Joan of Arc --Jeanne Romee --Jeanne Romee --Jeanne Romee --Ugly Ducklings --Renee --Charlotte --Babe --Babe Didrikson --Cookin' with Typhoid Mary --Mary Mallon --Mary Mallon --Mary Mallon --Heterosexuals Anonymous --Lou --Karonda --Calamity Jane Sends a.

Finally. A book for lesbians who are tired of “passing” at auditions and in acting classes and workshops. Here at last, from one of the most talented and inventive contemporary playwrights, is a book of thirty-two monologues and sixty scenes by, for, and about lesbians.

Finally A book for lesbians who are tired of passing at auditions and in acting classes and workshops Here at last, from one of the most talented and inventive contemporary playwrights, are twenty-five monologues and forty-five scenes by, for, and about : Carolyn Gage.

This is Carolyn Gage's second volume of monologues and scenes for lesbian actors. Some of her characters are historical, and not always lesbian: actresses Nance O'Neil and Henrietta Vinton Davis, Alcoholics Anonymous pioneer Marty Mann, lighting designer Jean Rosenthal, Irish artists Evie Hone and Mainie Jellett and Lizzie Borden's maid.

(Female, Serio-comic, Teens – 20s) In this standalone monologue, Michelle, late teens early 20’s, is at her first support group meeting. She’s a nervous wreck, talking a mile a minute, except for when she suddenly stops for a beat and stares, like she’s looking at animals in a zoo.

This is Carolyn Gage's second volume of monologues and scenes for lesbian actors. Some of her characters are historical, and not always lesbian: actresses Nance O'Neil and Henrietta Vinton Davis, Alcoholics Anonymous pioneer Marty Mann, lighting designer Jean Rosenthal and Lizzie Borden's maid.

A fascinating companion to her first volume. Here is wonderful, up-to-date material for scene study, selected from the best plays from recent theater seasons. More than 20 monologues for both men and women, carefully chosen to display the widest range of dramatic ability, are essential for auditioning actors.4/5(20).

The Arts department at the Toronto Reference Library offers monologues and scenes for diverse communities. Included below are a small sample of tiltes for actors of colour and gay and lesbian performers, or for those auditioning for specific roles.

Voices of Color: Scenes and Monologues by African American Playwrights by Woodie King Jr. Telling moments: 15 Gay Monologues. Keep in mind that bookstores and the Internet have a good supply of books and other reference materials containing monologues, scenes and other material that may be very useful in preparing for the Workshop.

Searching the SCREENPLAYS below is an excellent source for scene work. You may recall a favorite scene from a film.

Chances are you'll. Search Monologues Are you looking for monologues for your audition or acting class. Here you can search monologues from movies, plays, television and books according to gender, source material, type (dramatic, comic, serio-comic), main action/emotions explored, period, genre or specific keywords (e.g.

title or author). "For Viking Penguin, they edited "The Actor's Book of Contemporary Stage Monologues, The Actor's Book of Scenes from New Plays, Moving Parts: Monologues from Contemporary Plays, The Actor's Book of Gay and Lesbian Plays "(Lambda Literary Award nominee), and "Telling Tales: New One-Act Plays.".

Here you can find all our monologue for actors, site-wide. We have a range of contemporary, classic and Shakespearean monologues. Check out these monologue resources. We’re really proud of them. Finding monologues is tough.

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=) You are looking at about 40 monologues that we are pleased for you to have a look at. The first ever scene and monologue book written for lesbian actors. Over thirty-two monologues and over sixty scenes from twenty of Gage’s most popular plays.

Some of the roles are written specifically for African American, Hispanic, Latina, and Anglo actors, but most are not specific for race or ethnicity. Additional information. MB has published thousands of scripts and monologues over time and each day we publish and share new material hot off the press.

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Actors love monologue and scene books; they are constantly in search of new audition material and class fodder which casting agents and teachers haven't seen a hundred times or more.

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ALLIE: Do you remember sneaking over here the first time you told me about this place. I got home late that evening, and my parents were furious when I finally came in. I can still picture my daddy standing in the living room, my mother on the sofa, staring straight ahead. Promo for Short Monologues and Scenes for Kids and Teens books by Dave Kilgore.

For young actors to use in auditions, classroom, practice and fun. Great Scenes and Monologues for Actors, spanning nearly years of drama, from Shakespearean England to Contemporary Broadway, is a useful tool for every student or actor wanting to improve their acting ed are 80 scenes and monologues from playwrights ranging from William Shakespeare to Anton Chekhov to Wendy Wasserstein.

This small and affordable book /5(31). For actors, acting students, and film buffs, this book of more than movie monologues has the juiciest roles that will help you create the perfect audition.

Whether you need a long or short part, you'll find great selections of male and female characters for all /5(3). Provides a variety of monologues, scenes, and audition pieces along with tips on interpreting a scene and character portrayal.

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No longer a child, but not yet a teenager, /5. About The Actor’s Book of Monologues for Women. A diverse collection of monologues featuring the voices of women through the ages Drawn from poetry, fiction, diaries, journals, and documents of public record, these selections, although not originally intended for theatrical or cinematic performances, offer unique dramatic opportunities for actors, speakers, students, or.

Explore our list of Scenes and Monologues Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Gage also wrote Monologues and Scenes for Lesbian Actors. The author of numerous feminist essays, Gage was named contributing editor to the national feminist quarterly On The Issues and has published in the journals Trivia, Sinister Wisdom, Lesbian Ethics, and off our backs, as well as The Lesbian Review of Books, The Gay and Lesbian Genre: Drama, historical drama, one-woman-shows.

audition possibilities. As you look over the book, feel free to explore at random, as the monologues are presented in no particular order. A QUICK WORD FOR ACTORS Every monologue was written to work equally well for male and female actors, which means that any monologue in this book could be right for Size: 3MB.

The Ultimate Scene & Monologue Sourcebook: An Actor's Guide to Over 1, Monologues & Scenes from More than Contemporary Plays Call Number: Reference PN H66 In addition to basic information about each play listed (author and publisher), entries give a brief synopsis, brief critical comments, and the number of "audition-worthy.

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"This collection features 45 monologues excerpted from contemporary plays and specially geared for actors of color. Robert Uno has carefully selected the monologues so that there is a wide-range of ethnicities included: African American, Native American, Latino and Asian American.

Each monologue comes with an introduction with notes on the characters and stage directions to set the scene. More monologues and scenes categories from movies, plays, television and books.

Free monologues for acting classes and auditions. Dramatic monologues, comic monologues, seriocomic monologues. the acting scenes database This is the Beverly Hills Playhouse Acting School's Acting Scenes Database, a database of over acting scenes to be performed in acting class.

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Included are 80 scenes and monologues from playwrights ranging from William Shakespeare to Anton Chekhov to Wendy Wasserstein. This small and affordable book .Here is wonderful, up-to-date material for scene study, selected from the best plays from recent theater seasons.

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