Greater Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


Time: Contemporary                                

Situation:  ERIN, a girl with long hair, appears to be a “loser.” She doesn’t like to do anything, except sit in the schoolyard and pick off the split ends of her hair. Her friend, Tanya, a popular cheerleader, wonders whether or not she should continue to be friends with Erin. Here, Erin lets Tanya have it.

Subject Matter: Individuality, Self-Autonomy, Peer Pressure, Conformity, Strength

Supplemental Information: The full ten-minute play SPLIT ENDS is available to read onscreen at MonologueBank.


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  • Full Monologue
  • Character Information
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According to the terms of your license, you are permitted to download the PDF 2 times only. The access link will expire 48 hours after the time stamp on the invoice.

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    Ten-Minute Play
  • Character Age
    Early Teen (13-15), Teen (16-18)
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    Long Hair
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