“The characters speak with their voices and with those of the characters that surround them” … That teacher and the phrase I just made up, but I wanted to give you an example of what I mean. It can be a lot of fun for you to quote or imitate other characters, you can even recreate entire conversations. 5. Delete the first two sentences When you have a written paragraph, test what happens if you erase the first two sentences. Bermuda Email List Is it still understood? Many times I end up erasing the first thing the characters say,
it is as if they were “warm-up” phrases. Maybe in your text it will work too. 5 tips for writing a monologue 5 Antigone is the title of a Sophocles tragedy. I hope these tips help you and that you write a lot of monologues to exercise and find your own technique. Remember that in monologues the length is not what counts: it can be 20 lines or a complete 35-page work, and in either case we will be facing monologues. Uae Phone Number Do not forget that the important thing is to write a lot because, the more you write,
the more things you will discover. Article written by Jimena Eme Vázquez ( @jimenaemeuve ). I am a narrative teacher at Domestika (my dialogue writing course is coming out soon). What I do most is write plays. I’ve been writing narrative since I was a child and I started studying Dramatic Literature and Theater at the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) because I wanted to be an actress. In 2014 my first text was released professionally and since then I have premiered 2 to 5 works a year, plus many other texts that I write, but that do not reach the stage.