43 episodes

Join co-founders of The Mono Box Polly Bennett and Joan Iyiola as they talk theatre with some of our the country's best-loved actors. Expect discussion around their route into acting, of their experiences in the industry and a performance of their favourite monologue - their very own Speech Share.

The Mono Box Speech Share Podcast The Mono Box

    • Performing Arts
    • 4.9 • 38 Ratings

Join co-founders of The Mono Box Polly Bennett and Joan Iyiola as they talk theatre with some of our the country's best-loved actors. Expect discussion around their route into acting, of their experiences in the industry and a performance of their favourite monologue - their very own Speech Share.

    Speech Share: Mix #22

    Speech Share: Mix #22

    Welcome to Mix #22 of our Speech Share podcast created in lockdown. This is a selection of our favourite speeches from this podcast and also from The Monologue Library, a new FREE resource available on our website.

    In this episode enjoy:
    Leanne Best
    The Match Box by Frank McGuinness
     
    Shane Zaza
    Kes by adapted by Lawrence Till
     
    Joan Iyiola
    The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster
     
    Gavin Fowler
    Death of England by Clint Dyer and Roy Williams
     
    Alfred Enoch
    King Lear by William Shakespeare
     
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    • 12 min
    Speech Share: Mix #21

    Speech Share: Mix #21

    Welcome to Mix #21 of our Speech Share podcast created in lockdown.  This is a selection of our favourite speeches from this podcast and also from The Monologue Library, a new FREE resource available on our website.
    In this episode enjoy:
    Cherrelle Skeete
    A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry
     
    Jenna Russell
    The Winter's Tale by William Shakespeare
     
    Alistair Cope 
    Lungs by Duncan Macmillan
     
    Florence Keith-Roach
    Eggs by Florence Keith-Roach
     
    Jake Fairbrother
    About Sally by Ellen McLaughlin
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    • 14 min
    Speech Share: Mix #20 (Shakespeare Special 2)

    Speech Share: Mix #20 (Shakespeare Special 2)

    Welcome to Mix #20 of our Speech Share podcast created in lockdown.  This is a selection of our favourite speeches from this podcast and also from The Monologue Library, a new FREE resource available on our website.
    In this episode enjoy:
    Deirdre Mullins
    As You Like It by William Shakespeare
     
    Bally Gill
    Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
     
    Alexandra Guelff
    The Winter's Tale by William Shakespeare
     
    Dino Fetscher 
    King Lear by William Shakespeare
     
    Giles Havergal
    As You Like It by William Shakespeare
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    • 11 min
    Speech Share Mix #19

    Speech Share Mix #19

    Welcome to Mix #19 of our Speech Share podcast created in lockdown.  This is a selection of our favourite speeches from this podcast and also from The Monologue Library, a new FREE resource available on our website.
    In this episode enjoy:
    Pandora Colin
    8 Hotels by Nick Wright
     
    Lucy Briggs-Owen
    Out of Water by Zoe Cooper
     
    Tuyen Do
    Long Me by Tuyen Do
     
    Susan Hingley
    All's Well That Ends Well by William Shakespeare
     
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    • 12 min
    Speech Share: Mix #18

    Speech Share: Mix #18

    Welcome to Mix #18 of our Speech Share podcast, created in lockdown.  This is a selection of or favourite speeches from this podcast and also from The Monologue Library, a new FREE resource available on our website.
     
    In this episode enjoy:
    Kirsty Bushell 
    Henry IV Part II by William Shakespeare
     
    Harry Melling
    Peddling by Harry Melling
     
    Chris Fung
    The Party Piece by Chris Fung
     
    Joe Bannister
    Richard II by William Shakespeare
     
    Pamela Nomvete
    Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller
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    • 15 min
    Speech Share: Mix #17

    Speech Share: Mix #17

    Welcome to Mix #17 of our Speech Share podcast created in lockdown.  This is a selection of our favourite speeches from this podcast and also from the Monologue Library, a new FREE resource available on our website.
    In this episode enjoy:
    Kobna Holdbrook-Smith
    Titus Adronicus by William Shakespeare
     
    Natalie Klamar
    Nora: A Dolls House by Stef Smith
     
    Jemima Mayala
    Muhammad Ali and Me by Mojisola Adebayo
     
    Leo Bill
    The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster
     
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    • 10 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
38 Ratings

38 Ratings

klfw ,

Love it

Fascinating, warm and engaging. So useful to hear as a young actor. Perfect for fans of honest actors podcast and the two shot podcast. Love Polly and Joan the interviewers, they are funny and have great style of chat with their interviewees!

hjh01 ,

Brilliant Listening

Insightful, honest and a pleasure to listen to. Also, love the diversity of interviewees.

VictoriaT98 ,

The Mono Box nails it once again. Essential listening.

Engaging. Emotional. Empowering.
This podcast series is essential for any creative and lover of the arts. It’s great for finding monologues too! Warm and informative, it is a welcome addition to my life. If you are a fan of podcasts such as The 98%, give this a listen!

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