New Pages: The Essential Anthology of Scenes & Monologues for Actors & Students



This anthology is made up of selections from nine shows that made it through to the highly competitive SheNYC Festival stage, written by the best women playwrights in the industry. All scenes have at least one female character, and are perfect for your next scene study class or audition!

Inside The Book

New Pages is the anthology you need to stand out in your next audition.

Featuring new, fresh acting material that’s not overdone, this book includes scenes and monologues for men and women; Black, Persian, and white actors; one Blind/Vision-impaired actor (audio recordings of these scenes available); characters aged 11-70; as well as race-, ability-, and gender-neutral roles.

Featuring 132 pages with 26 scenes and 12 monologues from:

  • Children of Camelot and To Each His Own by Nakisa Aschtiani

  • Valer and From A to Double D by Mandy Murphy

  • Fall (Apart) Together by Madelyn Shaffer

  • Gray and Memories of the Game by Kristy Thomas

  • Dancing Girl and The Human Incubator by Elinor T Vanderburg & Drew Vanderburg

All proceeds from book sales are split between SheNYC and the writers in the anthology, so your purchase supports SheNYC’s work fighting for gender equity in the arts AND invests in the careers of marginalized playwrights.

ISBN: 978-1-63021-519-4

© SheNYC Arts 2022

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