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See below for some monologues, scenes, and plays with parts for the females in your theatrical environment.

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"The Hundred Dresses"

This play set over 75 years ago dramatizes the effects that even mild bullying (mainly by girls) can have on both the bullied and the bystander.

"The Everyday Adventures of Harriet Handleman (Super Genius)"

A 40-page one-act play packed with fun, fast-paced, comic-strip-like characters and adventures--super for educational theatre productions!

Seven Monologues for Young Females

Seven monologue recommendations for young female actors: Each piece is short in length - some as short as 45 seconds; some a bit longer.

Scenes for Young Females in “Crimes of the Heart,” Acts 2 & 3

Beth Henley's play "Crimes of the Heart" offers excellent material for young female actors. Check here for scenes from Acts Two and Three.

Scenes for Young Females in “Crimes of the Heart,” Act 1

Beth Henley's play "Crimes of the Heart" is a terrific source of scenes for young female actors. Check out the four substantial female roles.

“Next!” An Improv Theatre Game

If you need a quick-paced improv exercise that is terrific for large groups and allows for participation by many players try “Next!”

“High Dive”

Audiences dive right into the play along with the actor on stage? How one playwright created a one-woman show with a supporting cast of 35.

"Ruthless! The Musical"

A two-act musical play that is an outrageous parody of Broadway musicals and plays and movies! And it has substantial roles for 8 females!

"More from Story Theatre"

Here's another collection of ten dramatized stories by Paul Sills - a follow-up piece to "Story Theatre" aptly titled "More from Story Theatre."

"Ah, Wilderness!"

The prolific playwright Eugene O'Neill, known for his tragedies, wrote one lighthearted play subtitled “A Comedy of Recollection in Three Acts.”

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