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Birmingham City Council

Audition Pieces


SO YOU WANT TO ACT?


Well here at Information Services , we can play a small part in helping you. We now have a dedicated collection of Audition Pieces for those of you audtioning for parts in plays or for places in acting schools.

We have monologues, duologues and parts for men and women. So why not pay a visit to floor 3 of the central library?

The collection has the letters AUP on the spine and is reference only. It's next to our extensive collection of books on English Drama at 822.9108.

Below is a list of what we have.


Title Author Date
Contemporary Scenes for Actors - Women Michael Earley, Philippa Keil 1999
Audition Speeches for Women Jean Marlow 2001/ 05
One On One - Best Men's Monologues For The 90s Jack Temchin (ed) 1993
More Duologues for All Accents and Ages Eammon Jones, Jean Marlow 2003
Alternative Shakespeare Auditions for Men Simon Dunmore 1997
One On One - Best Women's Monologues For The 90s Jack Temchin (ed) 1993
Classical Monologues for Women Chrys Salt (ed) 2005
Duologues for all accents and ages Eamonn Jones, Jean Marlow 1997
Monologues for Actors of Color - Men Roberta Uno (ed) 2000
Contemporary Monologues for Men Chrys Salt (ed) 2003
Audition Speeches for 6 -16 year olds Jean Marlow 2000
The Modern Monologue - Men Michael Earley, Philippa Keil (eds) 1995
Radioactive Monologues for Men Marina Caldarone, Marilyn Le Conte (eds) 2006
Radioactive Monologues for Women Marina Caldarone, Marilyn Le Conte (eds) 2006
Contemporary Scenes for Actors - Men Michael Earley, Philippa Keil (eds) 1999
Classical Monologues for Men Kyle Donnelly (ed) 1992
Modern Monologues for Women Chrys Salt (ed) 2004
Modern Monologues for Men Chrys Salt (ed) 2004
Monologues for Young Actors Anne Harvey (ed) 2002
Duologues for Young Actors Anne Harvey (ed) 2002
Contemporary Monologues for Women Chrys Salt (ed) 2003
Monologues Women 2 Robert Emerson,Jane Grumbach (eds) 1982
Contemporary Scenes for Actors -Women Michael Earley (ed) 1999
Alternative Shakespeare Auditions for Women Simon Dunmore 2000
Monologues Women 3 Robert Emerson,Jane Grumbach (eds) 1989
Monologues Men Robert Emerson,Jane Grumbach (eds) 1976
Monologues Men 2 Robert Emerson,Jane Grumbach (eds) 1983
Call Back Colleen Mogil 1993
Methuen Audition Book For Women Annika Bluhm (ed) 2002
Methuen Audition Book For Men Annika Bluhm (ed) 1995

Schools of Acting in the Birmingham area

Birmingham School Of Acting - Allied to Birmingham City University.

BIrmingham Theatre School The oldest school in Birmingham. It runs professional acting courses.

Class Act Drama Classes in the West Midlands

Paul Nicholas School Of Acting & Performing Arts. Classes In North and South Birmingham for 4 - 18 year olds.

Stagecoach Theatre Arts SchoolsA national organisation running classes for 4 -18 years. Classes in Edgbaston and Sutton Coldfield.