3430 Lecture Notes Day 1—Monologues
Monologues are when you have one character talking to an unseen someone off stage.
Our first play is a series of monologues: Twighlight: Los Angeles, about the LA riots of 1992 (this this piece is more of a non-fiction play).

The poet Ai was famous for her dramatic monologue poems often based on people she saw stories about in the news (far less intimate than an interview, but more like fiction in that you have to make more up)

Many actors and comics perform monologues from their own lives, also a form of non-fiction