Classic Female Monologues

A Little Princess, Sara Crew

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

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, Clarissa Saunders

Film Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
Author Sidney  Buchman
Role Clarissa  Saunders
Actor Jean  Arthur

Uncle Vanya, Sonya

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

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

The Comedy of Errors, Adriana

Play The Comedy of Errors
Author William Shakespeare
Role Adriana 

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