What are the elements of a monologue?
Super objective + objective
What will be the consequences if the character doesn't get what they want?
To achieve their want or goal
Includes the 5 senses
Character overcomes internal obstacles
Given circumstances: 5Ws- who is the character?, what is the character doing? Why is the character doing this? Where is the character? What time is it?
Engages the audience
What makes a good monologue?
Believable, relevant to you and what you are like
Sticks to your character
Story with twists and turns + element of surprise (unexpected conflict between characters
Clear, expressive voice
What is a monologue?
A story that reveals the character's thoughts and feelings
A long speech by one actor in a play