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Our 10-minute monologues are free to download. They have been performed around 1,000 times in over 20 countries and have won dozens of awards.

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A PSYCHOPATH

DRAMA | MALE

Theo Carter used to do the right thing by his fellow man, but he never felt anything for the causes he tried to help. How did a man like this - a decent man - end up killing 16 people? Find out what a psychopath really is.

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APOCALYPSE SOON

DRAMA | MALE/FEMALE

After watching a zombie movie marathon, a young university student can't sleep thanks to the fear of impending apocalypse. Every day, preparations are made. Every night, the zombies find new ways around the defenses.

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AUSTRALIA - DANGER ISLAND

COMEDY/DRAMA | MALE/FEMALE

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CAPTAIN EVERYTHING

DRAMA | MALE

Join Captain Everything, the superhero of all superheroes, on his quest to rescue Princess Prettyface. A fast-paced comedy adventure with a terrible twist.

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CHECKOUT

DRAMA | FEMALE

Corinne works for Coles. You might think she hates her job, but she's done far worse. Coles is the top of the bottom. But she's nothing but a robot being phased out by other robots.

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COGS IN SOMETHING BIGGER

DRAMA | FEMALE

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CONCEPTION CONTROL

COMEDY | MALE

Sebastian's wife wants a kid. Sebastian hates kids. But... he doesn't want to lose his beautiful wife. What to do?


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CRY FOR ME

DRAMA | FEMALE

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DARKEST MOMENT

DRAMA | FEMALE

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DIGGING DEEP

COMEDY | MALE/FEMALE

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DISGUSTED

DRAMA | MALE

A staunch vegetarian finds himself in trouble with the law after visiting a seafood restaurant. But what exactly is making him feel so ill?

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FEELING PEACHY

COMEDY | FEMALE

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FILLED TO EMPTY

DRAMA | MALE

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FRENEMY

DRAMA | FEMALE

Chloe is deadly. If you mess with her, you mess with fire. But she's getting a bit too chubby for her uggies and she has to be brought down a few sizes.

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IF YOU'RE PAYING

COMEDY | MALE - suitable for wheelchair-bound actor

A young man who hates to spend money realises the government offers a stack of free services and pledges to get value for his tax dollar. A monologue for a mobility-impaired male.

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IMAGINARY

DRAMA | MALE/FEMALE

Dan has an imaginary friend, Yancey. The thing is, Yancey is a bit of a dick and got Dan in trouble at work. When Dan's colleague Jason brings his own imaginary friend in to beat up Yancey, things go downhill quickly.

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KEEP CALM AND GO KILL YOURSELF

DRAMA | MALE

Dan has an imaginary friend, Yancey. The thing is, Yancey is a bit of a dick and got Dan in trouble at work. When Dan's colleague Jason brings his own imaginary friend in to beat up Yancey, things go downhill quickly.

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"MY NAME IS STEVE" "HI STEVE"

DRAMA | MALE

Steve has an addictive personality. First it was cigarettes, then Mars Bars, then the gym. How will he get over his addiction to addictions?

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QUIET FRIDAY

DRAMA | MALE

Gordon's life is filled with noise. The leafblower, his loud colleagues, babies, TVs, possums, leafblowers, screaming children. His only saving grace is the one silent morning each week. Quiet Friday. So when the neighbour starts renovating their kitchen and bathroom, Gordon starts losing his thread.

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SCREAMS AND WHISPERS

COMEDY | MALE/FEMALE

A teenager discovers a latent power - the ability to communicate telepathically with animals. Problem is, they don't speak English. They just fill your head with barks and meows and... whatever noise a possum makes.

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SENSATION

COMEDY | FEMALE

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SHALLOW, QUICK

DRAMA | MALE/FEMALE

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SPAM FOR DUMMIES

COMEDY | MALE/FEMALE

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SPOOF APP

DRAMA | MALE

No one messes with Dylan. No one. So when Foster laughs at him in English, he's invited himself into a world of bad.

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THAT TIME HAROLD BORGENSTEIN WENT SPEED DATING AND GOT TAKEN OVER BY ALL OF THE GREEK GODS

COMEDY | MALE

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THE DEVIL'S AFTERSHAVE

DRAMA | MALE

"The Devil’s Aftershave by Pete Malicki is an extraordinary monologue about a man with an incredible sense of smell. A gift or a curse? Rachel Moorhead directs a brilliant performance by Matt Charleston." - Aussietheatre.com

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THE FLOWERS

COMEDY | MALE/FEMALE

At an early age, Sam discovers an unusual 'gift.' Everyone and everything dies whenever Sam is near. Will Sam's quest to grow some flowers bear any fruit?

"The storytelling in this is just superb and... the story arc was exceptionally paced and very well executed." - WhimsicalBanana.com -> 5/5 bananas!

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THE HAPPIEST DAY OF MY LIFE

COMEDY/DRAMA | FEMALE

A wedding day is the happiest day of a girl's life, right? So... what happens when the day's over? Is it all downhill? The story of a young woman's desperate search for happiness.

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THE KEY

DRAMA | MALE

Jonny has the biggest surprise lined up for Amy. She has no idea what's coming and it's going to blow her mind. But Jonny's in for a bit of a surprise himself. 

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THE LONG GAME

DRAMA | MALE

Paul is your everyday man. He's married with two kids, works in accounting, watches the cricket and loves a good chutney. When he (accidentally) goes to a gay bar and meets Ian, a dangerous obsession starts to grow.

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THE RISE OF SIR EDMUND

COMEDY | MALE

Sir Edmund Hillary was the first man to summit Mount Everest. This monologue is the most accurate record ever kept of his epic journey with his trusty sidekick Tenzing Norgay. TENZING!

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THE STORY OF DARLING BROWN

DRAMA | MALE/FEMALE

Darling Brown wants to know why her parents gave her such a ridiculous first name. With a twin called Jesse, she could never understand what they were thinking. Until, that is, she stumbles across an armed robbery at a local newsagent.


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UNEXPECTED TURNS OF EVENTS

COMEDY | MALE/FEMALE

A psychotic spouse, a son called Edgard, a high-powered client, a stolen bicycle, the five-year-old-girl next door who will murder you for touching her bicycle, and a toothless Uber driver. Each event is more unexpected than the last.

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V.D.

COMEDY | FEMALE

Had you ever noticed that the initials for Valentine's Day are the same as Venereal Disease? This hilarious one-woman-show is about a girl who has been left lonely on Valentine's Day for too many years. So when a bunch of flowers is left for her at work she has every reason to be suspicious. This comedy will leave you in stitches.

- Laura McKenna, Weekend Notes

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V.D. EXTENDED

Sophie's back, more than a year after meeting the love of her life, Dan Hunsford. Things didn't work out with Dan, but hey, she's moving on and moving up. V.D. Extended is the original monologue plus a brand new act.

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V.D. - FULL LENGTH

COMEDY | FEMALE | 70 MINS 

Originally an award-winning 10 minute monologue, V.D. has been extended to a full-length one-woman show!

This one-woman comedy explores the life of Sophie, a 35-year-old romantic who likes a bit too much gin. We join her as she falls in and out of love, struggles with power plays in her new job, and travels to India on a journey of spiritual (un)enlightenment.

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