Shakespeare Monologues Collection vol. 05


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LibriVox readers present the fifth collection of monologues from Shakespeare’s plays. Containing 20 parts.

William Shakespeare (April 26, 1564 – April 23, 1616) remains widely to be considered the single greatest playwright of all time. He wrote in such a variety of genres - tragedy, comedy, romance, &c; - that there is always at least one monologue in each of his plays. Some of these teach a lesson, some simply characterize Shakespeare at his best, some are funny, some sad, but all are very moving. Each monologue will touch everybody differently. Some people will be so moved by a particular monologue that they will want to record it. (summary by Shurtagal) (0 hr 45 min)

Chapters

Richard II - Methinks I Am A Prophet (Act 2, Scene 1) 3:39 Read by A.K.Farrar
Henry VI, Part 3 - Enforced thee? (Act 1, Scene 1) 2:16 Read by Elizabeth Klett
Henry VI, Part 3 - Brave Warriors (Act 1, Scene 4) 3:26 Read by Elizabeth Klett
Hamlet -Speak the Speech, I Pray You (Act 3, Scene 2) 4:03 Read by BLRossow
Troilus and Cressida - Prologue 2:17 Read by Charlene V. Smith
Romeo and Juliet - Thou Knows the Mask of Night is on My Face - (Act 2, Scene 2) 1:43 Read by Caitlin Teresa
A Midsummer Night\'s Dream - Oh Spite! Oh Hell! I See You all Are Bent (Act 3, … 1:13 Read by Victoria Clarke
Richard III - Now is the Winter of Our Discontent (Act 1, Scene 1) 2:46 Read by Vin Reilly
A Midsummer Night's Dream - I Know A Bank (Act 2, Scene 1) 1:16 Read by Shurtagal
Romeo and Juliet - Farewell, God Knows When We Meet Again - (Act 4, Scene 3) 2:49 Read by Caitlin Teresa
A Midsummer Night's Dream - Over hill over dale, through bush, through brier (A… 1:18 Read by Caitlin Teresa
Hamlet – O all you host of heaven! O earth! What else? (Act 1, Scene 5) 1:27 Read by Caitlin Teresa
Macbeth - Hecate Monologue (Act 3, Scene 5) 2:16 Read by Rhonda Federman
A Midsummer Night's Dream - My Mistress with a Monster is in Love (Act 3, Scen… 2:25 Read by Rhonda Federman
Julius Caesar - Caesar, I Never Stood on Ceremonies (Act 2, Scene 2) 2:16 Read by Rhonda Federman
Romeo and Juliet – Rebellious Subjects, Enemies to Peace (Act 1, Scene 1) 1:37 Read by Nathan Pilling
Comedy of Errors - Adriana's Speech to Antipholus (Act 2, Scene 2) 2:46 Read by Elizabeth Klett
Measure for Measure - Isabel's Soliloquy (Act 3, Scene 4) 1:31 Read by Elizabeth Klett
Julius Caesar - Portia's Speech to Brutus (Act 2, Scene 1) 2:44 Read by Elizabeth Klett
Much Ado About Nothing – Is he not approved in the height a villain (Act 4, Sce… 1:33 Read by Karen Savage