Napoleon, Man of Destiny

Skit Synopsis

In this captivating and sometimes humorous monologue using “today’s language,” Napoleon (1769-1821) thinks back over his life in 1820 and comments on his achievements.

This is a fabulous monologue for an aspiring actor as he needs to have comic timing but also the ability to move through many emotions.

WHERE IS THIS USED?

  • History classes to introduce or summarize Napoleon
  • Drama competitions
  • Music-drama performances, 1800s
  • Community events
  • Museums

“Very engaging and clever material here.” Mary C., educator

See a PREVIEW on the Amazon or Teachers Pay Teachers links below.

Type

Based on true events

Grades

8-12

Cast

1

Time and Region

1820, Island of St. Helena

Performance Time

10 minutes

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