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Leading Women: Plays for Actresses II

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Gather any group of actresses, from students to stars, and someone will inevitably ask, "Where are all the great roles for women?" The roles are right here, in this magnificently diverse collection of plays–full-lenghts, one-acts, and monologues--with mainly female casts, which represent the answer to any actress's prayer.
The editors of the groundbreaking anthology Plays f
ebook, 640 pages
Published December 10th 2008 by Vintage (first published August 13th 2002)
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Shannon McGovern
The full-length plays were great—a lot of different characters, story lines, and writing styles to challenge anyone. I wasn't as big of a fan of the one-act plays in the collection, none of them stuck to me, and most of them were farcical or comedic (which is never as fun to read as it is to see performed). It is very helpful for any actors that the selected monologues do have a bit of explanation before, sharing context, helpful hints, motives etcetera. Overall a great collection, and did a goo ...more
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