Lily Tomlin's Characters / Monologues

"These are my favorites, so I don't want to overdo them"

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The Monologues of lily Tomlin are timeless, pulled from varying political climates and societal change, they range in satire from consumer advice to addictions in families to war time. Used by actors all over the world to improve their craft and audition for coveted parts, these monologues are simply elegant.

"Miss Sweeny"

Lily's favorite monologue, she still performs "Miss Sweeny" on stage and when requested by fans. A touching story about first love.



"More to Life than this"

Lily's performs her "More than this" monologue at a 1977 award ceremony.