Contemporary Duologues: Two Women (The Good Audition Guides) by Trilby James

By Trilby James

Helping you choose and practice the audition piece that's most fitted for your acting skills

As an actor at any point – even if you're doing theatre experiences in class, playing adolescence theatre, getting ready for drama-school showcases, or attending expert performing workshops – you are going to frequently be required to arrange a duologue with a fellow performer. Your luck is usually in keeping with finding and choosing a clean, dynamic scene suited for your particular appearing abilities, in addition to your interaction as a duo. that is the place this ebook comes in.

This assortment gains twenty-five extraordinary duologues for 2 girls, just about all written because the yr 2000 via a few of our most enjoyable dramatic voices, delivering a large choice of personality varieties and forms of writing.

Playwrights featured contain Alexi Kaye Campbell, Helen Edmundson, Vivienne Franzmann, Sam Holcroft, Anna Jordan, Chloë Moss, Rona Munro, Lynn Nottage, Evan Placey and Jessica Swale, and the performs themselves have been premiered on the best possible theatres around the united kingdom together with the nationwide Theatre, Manchester Royal alternate, Shakespeare's Globe, and the Almeida, Bush, Soho, Royal court docket and Tricycle Theatres.

Drawing on her adventure as an actor, director and instructor at numerous best drama faculties, Trilby James equips every one duologue with an intensive creation together with the very important info you want to position the piece in context (the who, what, while, the place and why) and proposals approximately the right way to practice the scene to its greatest impression (including the characters' objectives).

The assortment additionally positive factors an creation mostly means of deciding upon and getting ready a duologue, and the way to offer it to the best influence. the result's the main accomplished and invaluable modern duologue booklet of its variety now available.

'Sound functional advice... a resource of concept for academics and scholars alike' Teaching Drama Magazine on The strong Audition Guides

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