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1001 Nights: The Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Plays » Ancient & Classical
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Shahrazad, the mesmerizing heroine of 'The Arabian Nights,' must spin tales night after night to save lives—including her own. This short story brings her legend to modern readers and illuminates the dazzling orchestral showpiece it inspired. Ideal for oral storytelling.
Shakespeare For Kids: Four plays adapted to perform with kids
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 18,840. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet, Midsummer Night’s Dream, Julius Caesar. Looking for play ideas for your drama club? Do you need a play to perform with your class? Are the children in need of a class project? Look no further, here’s the book.
The Abortion Monologues
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,330. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Categories: Plays » Canadian, Plays » Women Authors
In these dramatic monologues, twenty-three women reveal the details of their lives, relationships and families as they tell the stories of their abortions. Sometimes funny, sometimes heartbreaking, but always thought provoking, The Abortion Monologues exist in stark contrast to the real world in which women seldom publicly discuss this choice.
Adam Mickiewicz's Forefather's Eve, Part IV
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,130. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Poetry » Eastern European Poetry
Part IV of Adam Mickiewicz's monumental drama Dziady [Forefather's Eve] continues the saga of Gustaw: a young man tragically separated from his love. Although ostensibly a Wertherian apology for romantic love, in an age when financial concerns and social status often determined who marries whom, Part IV is actually a metaphysical discussion of Christian love for one's neighbors, living and dead.
Adam Mickiewicz's Forefathers' Eve, Part I
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,610. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Poetry » Eastern European Poetry
With the publication of Part I of Adam Mickiewicz’s Forefathers’ Eve, Charles S. Kraszewski brings his translation of the complete dramatic cycle to a completion.Begun in the 1820s, Part I is a well crafted first, introductory movement to the entirety of Forefathers’ Eve. Persons and themes and even verbal refrains are introduced here, to be developed and expanded upon in the other three parts.
Adam Mickiewicz's Forefathers' Eve, Passages
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Eastern European Poetry, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
With the publication of Forefathers’ Eve, Passages [UstÄ™p], Charles S. Kraszewski brings the entirety of his new English translation of Mickiewicz’s greatest work to a conclusion. Composed in rhyming couplets that bring Lord Byron to mind, Passages takes up the story of Mickiewicz’s hero Konrad as he and the other Polish youths are transported into penal banishment in the interior of Russia.
Dracula: A Play in One Act
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Fiction » Horror » Undead
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Jonathan Harker and Mina Murray become entangled with the mysterious Count Dracula from the far-off country of Transylvania. Only Dr. Seward and Dr. Van Helsing know the truth - Count Dracula is a deadly vampire who will terrorize the English countryside if he gets the chance. This one-act play may be suitable for some youth drama groups.
A Christmas Carol: A Play in One Act
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Fiction » Classics
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Ebenezer Scrooge is the biggest miser in London and no one knows that better than his clerk Bob Cratchit, but the ghost of his business partner Jacob Marley doesn't want Scrooge to make the same mistakes he did. This one-act play is suitable for youth productions. A school production of this play will shed new light on a classic novel.