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Acting Scenes For Women

Acting Scenes for Women

Choosing a good scene to work on for a scene study class or for an acting audition means that you can get the most out of your potential and can give yourself the best opportunity to make some significant growth. Remember, you should always read the play that you are going to do a scene from. So keeping this in mind, here is a list of possible scenes you could do with another female actor. In addition to the name of the play and the author, you will find a link to a site where you can read part of the play to see if it is a good choice for you. When you read each acting scene, you should feel that you would enjoy doing the work to learn the scene, its' circumstances, the plight of the characters, and eventually performing it. If you don’t love the material, your boredom and lack of enthusiasm for it will show through in your execution of it and that will negatively affect your chances of getting cast! So choose wisely…

Acting Scenes For Women

Top Girls, Carol Churchill
(This is an all female cast ranging in all sorts of ages and social/ethnic backgrounds),+Top+Girls#PPA2,M1

Blind Date, Horton Foote
(Dolores, Sarah, Nancy),+Horton+Foote&printsec=frontcover&source=bn&hl=en&ei=1LrvSdrSApvglQe67oEp&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=4#PPT1,M1

Ludlow Fair, Lanford Wilson
(Agnes and Rachel),M1

The Moundbuilders, Lanford Wilson
(Jean, Delia, Cynthia),+Lanford+Wilson#PPP1,M1

Stage Door, Edna Ferber,M1

Miss Firecracker Contest, Beth Henley

More Acting Scenes For Women

Middle Of the Night, Paddy Chayefsky
(Betty and Marilyn),+Paddy+Chayefsky&dq=MIDDLE+OF+THE+NIGHT,+Paddy+Chayefsky&pgis=1

Lie Of the Mind, Sam Shepard
(Beth, Lorraine, Sally)

Rabbit Hole, David Lindsay Abaire
(Becca and Izzy)

Hooters, Ted Tally
(Ronda and Cheryl),M1

Getting Out, Marsha Norman
(Ruby and Arlene),M1

Final Placement, Ara Watson and Mary Gallagher
(Mary and Luellen),+Ara+Watson

Dolores, Edward Allen Baker
(Dolores and Sandra),+Edward+Allen

House We Live In, Leopold Atlas,+Leopold+Atlas&dq=House+We+Live+IN,+Leopold+Atlas&pgis=1

Honour, Joanna Murray Smith
(Honour, Claudia, Sophie),+Joanna+Murray+Smith

A Thousand Acres, Jane Smiley

You should also see this website that has acting scenes for women

Consider movies as well as plays…

Scenes from Outrageous Fortune with Bette Middler and Shelly Long or Death Becomes Her with Meryl Streep and Goldie Hawn, think of your favorite movie scenes and see if they work for you!

Here are some other related pages you might find helpful:

Once you have chosen your acting scene, see how to best prepare and rehearse it.

Look here for places on the internet where you can find more acting scenes for women.

And for help memorizing your lines.

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