5 Cleopatra Shakespeare Monologues

Here are 5 female Shakespeare monologues of the character Cleopatra from the play Antony and Cleopatra. More Shakespeare Audition Monologues.

1. Antony and Cleopatra

Character: CLEOPATRA

Location: Act I, sc. 5

First line: O Charmian, Where think’st thou he is now?

2. Antony and Cleopatra


Location: Act IV, sc. 15

First Line: No more, but e’en a woman, and commanded By such poor passion as the maid that milks And does the meanest chares.

3. Antony and Cleopatra


Location: Act V, sc. 2

First Line: Sir, I will eat no meat, I’ll not drink, sir; If idle talk will once be necessary, I’ll not sleep neither: this mortal house I’ll ruin, Do Caesar what he can.

Cleopatra Shakespeare Monologues for Women

4. Antony and Cleopatra

Character: CLEOPATRA

Location: Act V, sc. 2

First line: O Caesar, what a wounding shame is this, That thou, vouchsafing here to visit me, Doing the honour of thy lordliness To one so meek, that mine own servant should Parcel the sum of my disgraces by Addition of his envy!

5. Antony and Cleopatra


Location: Act V, sc. 11

First Line: Give me my robe, put on my crown; I have Immortal longings in me: now no more The juice of Egypt’s grape shall moist this lip:

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