6 Desdemona Shakespeare Monologues

Here are 6 female Shakespeare monologues of the character Desdemona from the play Othello.  More Shakespeare Audition Monologues.

1. Othello

Character: DESDEMONA

Location: Act 1, Scene 3

First line: My noble father, I do perceive here a divided duty:

2. Othello


LocationAct 1, Scene 3

First Line: That I did love the Moor to live with him, My downright violence and storm of fortunes May trumpet to the world:

3. Othello


Location: Act III, sc. 3

First Line: Why, then, to-morrow night; or Tuesday morn; On Tuesday noon, or night; on Wednesday morn:

6 Desdemona Shakespeare Monologues for Female

4. Othello

Character: DESDEMONA

Location: Act III, sc. 3

First line: Alas, thrice-gentle Cassio! My advocation is not now in tune;

5. Othello


Location: Act III, sc. 4

First Line:  Something, sure, of state, Either from Venice, or some unhatch’d practise Made demonstrable here in Cyprus to him, Hath puddled his clear spirit:

6. Othello


Location: Act IV, sc. 2

First Line: O good Iago, What shall I do to win my lord again? Good friend, go to him; for, by this light of heaven, I know not how I lost him.

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