Publisher description for The ultimate scene and monologue sourcebook : an actor's guide to over 1, 000 monologues and scenes from more than 300 contemporary plays / by Ed Hooks.

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All actors and acting teachers need The Ultimate Scene and Monologue Sourcebook, the invaluable guide to finding just the right piece for every audition. The unique format of the book is ideal for acting teachers who want their students to understand each monologue in context. This remarkable book describes the characters, action, and mood for more than 1,000 scenes in over 300 plays. Using these guidelines, the actor can quickly pinpoint the perfect monologue, then find the text in the Samuel French or Dramatist Play Service edition of the play. Newly revised and expanded, the book includes the author’s own assessment of each monologue.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Acting -- Bibliography.
Monologues -- Bibliography.
Drama -- 20th century -- Bibliography.
Drama -- 21st century -- Bibliography.