10 Best Audition Monologues for Actors offers 10 popular monologues based on audience choice that may be used for auditions and drama school.
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10 Best Audition Monologues for Actors
10 Best Audition Monologues for Actors – Female/Comedy
OVER THE MOON
Lucia is on a first date and its going better than she could have imagined, but the only trouble is that the guy she is seeing is from a different century.
After getting chased by a bear, Beverly begins to question the happiness in her life.
FUNGUS AMONG US
There may be a time when a creature is secretly living in your refrigerator.
Whoever said doing a favor for a friend was going to be easy?
A LEAVE OF ABSENCE
Leslie is quirky and it shows but that doesn’t mean she’s not highly intelligent and compassionate.
Meagan questions the reason why guys tend to play mind games when they like a woman.
FOOD FOR THOUGHT
Kelly begins to claim that a friend has been stealing her writing story ideas.
Wilma just doesn’t see a better way of going about her own life.
Kimmie visits an old memory she has in order to shed light on Cameron’s predicament.
What do you do when a sales representative refuses to let you leave the store without making a purchase?
10 Best Audition Monologues for Actors – Female/Drama
A high powered studio executive brings a plastic surgeon in for a private meeting in order to smooth talk a horrific deal into existence.
A mother shares the pain of feeling responsible for an accident that took place with her daughter.
I’M SORRY YOU’RE SO BEAUTIFUL
Amanda isn’t sure whether or not the guy she’s seeing is going to be a threat to her career.
DON’T LEAVE ME WITHOUT MUFFIN
A daughter decides that she is going to flee home but during the middle of the night her mother catches her.
GRAIN OF SAND
After getting wind that her brother has been getting bullied, Sasha takes it upon herself to fix the situation.
CRACKS IN STONE
Bethany feels as though her life is in danger when her husband begins accusing her of things that aren’t true.
All Kendra wishes for is to live a normal life and do the things other teenagers seem to do but because of her illness she is apparently held back.
WHEN THE COOKING IS DONE
After seeing a play at the theatre, Marza realizes that she needs to change her life before it’s too late.
A woman meets a stranger who lifts her spirits up and helps her realize that she is in fact truly beautiful.
GONE BEFORE YOU LEFT
Tash is worried that her life will never get better and she aims to figure out how to escape with Peggy.
10 Best Audition Monologues for Actors – Male/Comedy
THERE HE IS
What do you do when a new friend at work won’t ever leave you alone?
This guy defends his height because he believes he is a large man.
YOU WOULDN’T BELIEVE RALPHY
Ralph goes on an excuse about how an alligator took all his money.
FISHIN’ FOR MISERY
Max is a down on his luck indie filmmaker who can’t seem to get his act together no matter how much he complains.
Philip is sick and tired of Reginald never paying for the check when they go out for dinner.
Cosmo is a poet who only speaks from his heart even if everything he says doesn’t make complete sense.
UNDER THE IMPRESSION
A literary agent paints a picture for a potential client who is looking for representation.
Things get increasingly strange when Cal goes to pick up the clothing for his boss at the dry cleaners.
HENRY’S DONE ENOUGH
Dono goes off over the fact that he can no longer use his own bathroom without statues staring at him while he does his business.
THE LAST M&M SAMURAI
Two friends discuss the philosophy of eating candy.
10 Best Audition Monologues for Actors – Male/Drama
Jeffrey receives a visit from a friend while he reside in an insane asylum.
EYE OF THE WHALE
Gene explains how he was lost at sea and encountered a whale that brought him back to safety.
Hardwicke tells Carpenter why he despises the likes of weeds in his garden.
DARK SIDE OF MY MOON
A young basketball player talks about the intensity he manages within himself over competition.
Rob locates his real father after not seeing him since he was a baby.
FOOD ON THE TABLE
Chuck pleads to not get fired because of a mistake he made while on the job.
A serial killer toys with their latest victim displaying their sinister way of viewing life.
DRINKS ON THE HOUSE
Leon visits his daughter after years of not seeing her in order to let her know that he is dying.
Harrison believes he’s found the love of his life but learns of her reality. Does this make him give up?
Donnie talks about one of his best friends who committed suicide and the impact that has left on him in his life.