GRAY MATTERS – SHORT FUNNY MONOLOGUE FOR A MALE ACTOR
In this short funny monologue written for a single male actor, the headquarters of THE BRAIN are occupied by a single young man, all dressed in gray, whose job it is to guide a typical young guy’s BODY through his days and nights. The young man, of course, is all knowing (and a know it all!) and takes his job very seriously from reminding him how many brain cells he has just lost with his recent alcohol binge to the name of the girl he met the other day. All in a day’s work for a busy know it all brain! A funny monologue idea for high school or college drama class.
Author: Jean Blasiar
Genre: Comedy, monologue
Type: Short funny monologue
Length: 5-10 minutes depending on how fast it is performed
Cast: 1M (could possibly be played by a female actor as well)
Age of the actor: A young man
Set: A young man is sitting in a desk chair with rolling casters behind a semi circular desk. He is dressed all in gray and wearing earphones and a mouthpiece. Beside him is a monitoring device similar to the heart/blood pressure gauge machines on wheels in hospital rooms. On the desk is a laptop, a calculator and an answering machine. On the wall behind him is a calendar.
Level of difficulty: 6/10 – the set will need a few minutes to set up
Cost is $5 for this digital monologue
Copyright © January 2016 Jean Blasiar and Off The Wall Play Publishers
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