Monologues That Will Make The Audience Cry

Need a dramatic monologue that will make your audience cry?  Monologues have the dramatic ability to open hearts and make people feel a flood of emotions.

In this post we are sharing with you a few monologues for men/women that are in the drama genre that may connect with you for an audition.

Monologues That Will Make The Audience Cry

Monologues for Men

  • Henry and the Wizard – In this monologue, HENRY tells his wife that he is just an average man. Wizard is their dog, who happens to have a recovering broken leg.
  • My Youth – In this monologue, HERSCHEL stands over his former music teacher’s gravestone.
  • Freddy FerraraIn this monologue, a petrified Freddy Ferrara talks to his brother Richie’s answering machine from a payphone in fear for his life.
  • Mexican City Dreams – Miguel talks to his American friend about wishing he was a citizen.

Monologues for Women

  • Lick My Wounds – In this drama monologue Crystal confronts her boyfriend about how she thinks he should break up with her if he isn’t happy.
  • Stand Up – In this dramatic monologue, J talks about going after your dreams.  Don’t live in fear. 
  • Beautiful Day – In this monologue, Linda talks to a stranger in a park about her physical appearance.
  • Second Look – In this monologue, CHER is talking to her close friend about how she may not be as attractive to men as she once was.

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