Any actor, professional or would-be professional, will enjoy the many characterization challenges this book offers. It's a virtual treasure-house of interesting types staged in mini-play monolog format. For the actor, it's a living picture gallery of drama. A wonderful library of characters for study and practice. Each audition is about two minutes long. A book for every actor's bookshelf and suitcase. Some auditions include: Dropout, Taxi Driver, Confession, Wary Politico, Music Lover, Small Town Editor, Executive Advice, Engaging Barber, Loser, Young Father, Princess by Birth, Movie Siren, Film-Flam Man, Visitor from London.