An instructor's analysis of my monologue, The Beanstalk

The Beanstalk monologue, featuring Jack of fairytale fame, has been used all over the world, by theatres, at universities, in high schools and middle schools, contests, festivals, and of course for actors' auditions.  Below, an instructor in Australia, analyzes this monologue in terms of structure, tense usage, punctuation, and sentence construction:

  Share your thoughts!  Do you have a particular monologue you've analyzed?  Do you feel analyzing a monologue is helpful in performing it, understanding it, writing one on your own?

Share your thoughts! Do you have a particular monologue you've analyzed?  Do you feel analyzing a monologue is helpful in performing it, understanding it, writing one on your own?