Method in the Madness: Find Sanity in the Unnatural Nature of Monologue Auditions

Class Detail

  • Moderated by Abigail Marks
  • wednesday
  • 7 - 11pm (10/16 - 10/30)

  • Class Fee:
    $125 tuition + $50 deposit ($75 + $50 if paid by 8/31)
  • Class Size:
    14 - 16

Monologues are the worst! They are unnatural in every possible way. Abigail’s unique approach to audition preparation will help you to execute pieces that show you off. When you walk through the door, it’s your show! The aim of this class is to demystify monologues, empower you to take control of auditions, and have some fun

Course Instructor

Abigail Marks

At ANTAEUS: Cloud 9 (Stage Raw Nomination - Best Supporting Actress, 8 LADCC Awards), Top Girls (Ovation nomination - Best Supporting Actress, Backstage and Sage awards - Best Supporting Actress), As You Like It. Other Theater: Sense and Sensibility (South Coast Rep.), Prelude to a Kiss (Craig Lucas, SCR), Losing My Religion (Pasadena Playhouse), Hamlet, Women Beware Women (The Shakespeare Theatre), Three Sisters (Studio Theatre), I Love Lucy: a funny thing happened on the way to the sitcom (L.A. Theatre Works, World Premiere), Eurydice, The Beaux Stratagem, A Christmas Carol, Uncle Vanya, Tartuffe, The Doctor's Dilemma, Long Day’s Journey into Night (A Noise Within), A Bright Room Called Day (Coeurage), The Visit, The Tempest (Oval), South of Delancey (Fremont Centre), Motherland (Inkwell). Selected FILM/TV: Bordertown (Netflix), Glee (Fox), The Dream (Flying Box - Lulu Wang, Bruce Dern), People at a Party (BBC), commercial campaigns for Barclay's Bank and "We Card" (Dir. Tony Scott) MFA: The Academy for Classical Acting at the Shakespeare Theatre Company. BA: The George Washington University.