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Finding, Choosing, and Performing the Right Monologue [VIDEO]

Written by Lindsay Price

Enjoy this replay of our live Drama Teacher Hangout. We talked with Michael Wehrli about the challenges drama teachers face when guiding their students to choose and perform monologues.

Topics covered:

  • Why monologue books are bad.
  • Why monologue books are good.
  • Making bold blocking choices.
  • Pieces to avoid (and why to avoid them).
  • What to do with “the chair.”
  • And lots more!

See below the video for a link to a transcript.

Click here to get a transcript of the conversation.

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Lindsay Price