Here is a list of staff picked monologues that we think work great for female monologue auditions. Check them out and share them with your fellow actors. =)
27 Effective Short Dramatic Monologues for Women
Elsewhere – Victoria is steering Florence indirectly in order to make certain her love interest goes as planned.
Work – this monologue explored work ethic, instead of relying on talent.
Ends Meet – Sandy has experience many ups and downs financially with her man.
Two Shades Away – Melanie second guesses the choices she makes in her life.
Second Look – Cher feels that she is losing her good looks.
Keeping Up – Pella is second guessing if she made the right hire for the company she manages.
No Veer – this monologue explores being strong enough to get past difficult times.
Form of Clarity – The aftermath of an argument with her boyfriend and the fixing up that takes place.
My Own Two Eyes – Julia shows no mercy in destroying her business competition.
Far Too Deeply – Sharon shows support and encouragement for Glen to take risks in his life.
Free Spirit – Kelly opens up to her friend about how much she respects her and appreciates their friendship.
Real Man – Desdemona may have made a huge mistake marrying her husband.
Going Vegan – Tiffany defends and explains why she has gone vegan.
Rain On Me – Cheryl experienced something in her life that helps he see the power of the little things.
Beautiful Day – Linda wants to feel beautiful and she chats with a stranger who makes her feel better about herself.
Mouth – Tilda is fed up with her man talking down to her whenever he’s in a bad mood.
String of Pearls – Sarah helps her sister listen in on her intuition as life path guidance.
Can I Be A Mother? – Rebecca is on edge over whether or not she can be a good mother.
Promises, Promises – Littia goes on a rant at her husband for not helping rise their daughter as much as he promised he would.
I Can’t Win – Nella talks to her husband about how difficult it is for her to understand her daughter’s life choices.
The Signing – Eliza has been asked to sign a prenuptial agreement and is devastated by it.
Every Which Way – Susanna no longer wishes to be friends and decides to stick to her own inner truth.
Protective Shield – Rita needs to break out of the shell she emotionally placed herself in.
Contents Flammable – a mother lives with the pain of causing her daughter to be set on fire from her cigarette smoking habit.
I Know I’m Little – Tina is a physically small woman who sometimes wishes she was bigger.
Twinge – Janice cheated on her boyfriend and is emotionally ruined by her actions.
Stop Telling Me What To Do – Marta wants her mother to start respecting her as a person and adult.