Tuesday, March 11, 2014

"Breaking Heart" monologue for female (teen and adult) with a wide range of emotions (free for audition, workshop, classroom)

"Breaking Heart" by D. M. Larson is a free monologue for females (teen and adult) with a wide range of emotions that goes from happy to sarcastic to angry to sad.  If you want to shout and cry in your audition, this is the monologue for you.

Please contact doug@freedrama.net for permission before using this monologue.


You want to break up... sure... no problem... yeah, I wanted to break up too.  I've been thinking about it from the day we met.  This is a person I will need to break up with.  But hey... you beat me to it.  No hard feelings.  

(shrugs and turns away) 
Be friends? 

(turns with a huge smile)  
Sure!  I'd love to be friends.  That's the natural evolution of most relationships.  Have a fling and then boom... friends.  I'm sure some of the best friendships started that way. 

(overly enthusiastic) 
I look forward to hanging out with you, buddy.  Let's meet up and go to a football game or Hooters some time and hang out. 
That would be GREAT!
(quiet/angry/eyes closed) 
What?  Upset?   No, I'm not upset.  Why would I be... upset...

(starts to cry)  
No, I'm not crying.  I said, I'm not crying!
(bursts in to tears)  
I don't want your pity.  I don't want a shoulder to cry on.  I want... to be left...

...ALONE!  Don't you get it.  I want to be alone! 

(pauses... sadly reflects) 
I've always wanted to be alone.  I never wanted to get close to anyone.  I never wanted us to get close.  And I guess I was closer to you than you were to me.
(turns angry)  
Don't lie to me.  I know you don't mean it.  I don't want to hear any more lies!  I don't want you to make something up so you can get out of this.  I want it all laid out on the table.
I want to know the truth!

(long pause... cries... then manages to say)  
I want to know why you are breaking my heart.


This monologue appears in the published play "When Mel Fell for Nell" by D. M. Larson now available on Amazon.com:

A male version appears in "Secrets of my Soul" which can be found at this link: http://freedrama.net/secretssoul.html
or on Amazon.com

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1 comment:

  1. I really love this monologue! I have an audition next month and I love doing comedy more than anything! I think this might be the monologue for me!! Its great :)