I am so sorry that it has been so long since my last posting. I have been very busy finishing my dissertation (I defend on March 25--just 5 days!!). I am currently in pre-production for King Arthur and the Sword of Britain for Columbus' Actors Theatre Company. We start rehearsals in April, and open May 23.
Recently, I was asked to attend a workshop on audition monologues, and in making my notes, I put together a do/don't list for auditions. This may be helpful to some, and less helpful to others, and other directors may completely disagree with me on every point. But...here are my thoughts on picking/preparing audition material: