Classic Female Monologues

A Little Princess, Sara Crewe

Film A Little Princess
Author Alfonso Orozco
Role Sara Crewe
Actor Liesel matthews Matthews

The Lion in Winter, Queen Eleanor

Film The Lion in Winter
Play The Lion in Winter
Author James  Goldman
Role Queen Eleanor  
Actor Katharine  Hepburn

Uncle Vanya, Sonya

Film Uncle Vanya
Play Uncle Vanya
Author Anton Chekhov
Role Sonya 
Actor Joan  Plowright

Desire Under the Elms, Anna Cabot

Film Desire Under the Elms
Play Desire Under the Elms
Author Eugene O'Neill
Role Anna Cabot
Actor Sophia Loren

The First Man, Martha

Play The First Man
Author Eugene  O'Neill
Role Martha 

Hamlet, Ophelia

Film Hamlet
Play Hamlet
Author William Shakespeare
Role Ophelia 
Actor Kate Winslet

A Midsummer Night's Dream, Titania

Film A Midsummer Night's Dream
Play A Midsummer Night's Dream
Author William Shakespeare
Role Titania 
Actor Michelle  Pfeiffer

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Maggie Pollitt

Film Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Play Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Author Tennessee Williams
Role Margaret "Maggie the Cat"  Pollitt
Actor Elizabeth Taylor

Othello, Desdemona

Film Othello
Play Othello
Author William  Shakespeare
Role Desdemona 
Actor Irène  Jacob

The Taming of the Shrew, Kate

Film The Taming of the Shrew
Play The Taming of the Shrew
Author William Shakespeare
Role Kate 
Actor Elizabeth Taylor

Phaedra, Phaedra

Play Phaedra
Author Jean  Racine
Role Phaedra 
Actor Helen Mirren