May 03, 2016
Following youth and adult auditions in Luton, 17 actors are through to the Luton MonologueSlam, which takes place at Luton Library Theatre on 20 May.
MonologueSlam hosted by Chizzy Akudolu (Holby City) will feature a youth round of 1 minute monologues and adult performances of 1 and 3 minute monologues. This is a great opportunity for Luton actors to perform in front of a welcoming audience and a panel of industry judges.
Included in the line-up so far are:
Youth Round (top row from left to right)
Nicole Chan - First Words by DM Larson
Precious Kingsley - Like Dreaming Backwards by Kellie Powell
Romael Ferguson - I Look I the Mirror by Romael Ferguson
Sonia Chowdhury - Charlie.2 by Sonia Chowdhury
Zara Allam - To Never Forget by Zara Alam
Carl Connelly - Unbearable Hotness by Gabriel Davis
Fahema Jannat - Spotlight by Fahema Jannat
JT Hayden - You're a Good Man Charlie Brown by Clark Gesner
1 Minute Round (bottom row left to right)
Gabby D'lima - Lovin It by Gabby D'Lima
Marcia Burke - Taking Care of Baby by Dennis Kelly
3 Minute Round
Megan Burke - Wasted by Kate Tempest
Addie Akinrinade - Goodbye Charles by Gabriel Davis
Charity Muiruri - Heaven and Earth by Charity Muiruri
Jenny Flannagan - Lazarus by Jenny Flannagan
Gemma Barnett - Love and Money by Dennis Kelly
If you missed out on the auditions there's still an opportunity to be chosen for Luton MonologueSlam. Two actors from the MonologueSlam masterclass on 7 May will be selected to go through to the Luton showcase. The masterclass will be led by television and film actor Nicholas Pinnock (Fortitude for Sky Atlantic/ITV's Marcella) and costs just £10.