Shakespeare Monologues Collection vol. 12 (Multilingual)

Read by LibriVox Volunteers

This is the 12th edition of the Shakespeare Monologues Collection, in which librivox volunteers bring you their favourite characters' monologues. All topics and emotions are covered, from love to hate, comedies and tragedies, world-famous and lesser known lines. - Summary by Carolin (1 hr 4 min)


Antony and Cleopatra - Cleopatra - 'No more, but e'en a woman' 1:40 Read by Sonia
As You Like It - Jaques - 'All the world's a stage' 2:10 Read by Phil Schempf
Coriolanus - Coriolanus - 'My name is Caius Martius' 3:08 Read by John Burlinson (1950-2024)
Hamlet - Gertrude - 'One woe doth tread upon another's heel' 2:00 Read by Maria Kasper
Hamlet - Hamlet - 'O, what a rogue and peasant slave am I' 3:52 Read by Leanne Yau
[Italian] Amleto - Amleto - 'Oh qual uomo indegno e insensibile io sono' 4:36 Read by Fabiola
Hamlet - Ophelia - 'O my lord, my lord, I have been so affrighted!' 2:05 Read by Leanne Yau
Henry IV Part 1 - Falstaff - 'Peace, good pint-pot' 3:36 Read by Tony Addison
Henry IV Part 2 - Lady Percy - 'O, yet, for God's sake, go not to these wars' 3:36 Read by Maria Kasper
Henry V - Mistress Quickly - 'Nay, sure, he's not in hell' 2:10 Read by Maria Kasper
[Polish] Juliusz Cezar - Antoniusz - 'Obywatele, rodacy, Rzymianie' 2:11 Read by Piotr Nater
Julius Caesar - Marullus - 'Wherefore rejoice?' 1:54 Read by VfkaBT
King John - Constance - 'Grief fills the room up of my absent child' 1:44 Read by Maria Kasper
King Lear - Goneril - 'This admiration, Sir, is much o' th' savour' 1:34 Read by Leigh Spence
[Spanish] El Rey Lear - Edmundo - 'A ti naturaleza deidad suprema' 1:54 Read by Luis Alberto Martín
[Spanish] El Rey Lear - Edmundo - 'Qué ridiculez la del hombre!' 1:33 Read by Luis Alberto Martín
Love's Labour's Lost - Berowne - 'Tis more than need' 4:32 Read by Tony Addison
Measure for Measure - Angelo - 'What's this, what's this?' 2:49 Read by John Burlinson (1950-2024)
A Midsummer Night's Dream - Helena - 'Lo! She is one of this confederacy' 1:54 Read by Gail Nelson
A Midsummer Night's Dream - Helena - 'O spite! O hell!' 1:18 Read by Gail Nelson
Richard III - Gloucester - 'Now is the winter of our discontent' 4:19 Read by J. Olpecre
Romeo and Juliet - Friar - 'Hold thy desparate hand' 3:33 Read by Tony Addison
The Tempest - Caliban - 'This Island is Mine' 1:59 Read by VfkaBT
The Two Noble Kinsmen - Jailer's Daughter - 'Why Should I Love This Gentleman?' 2:25 Read by Charlotte Duckett
The Winter's Tale - Camillo - 'My gracious lord' 1:36 Read by VfkaBT