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Shakespeare's Hamlet in Plain English
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Price: Free! Words: 37,590. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Plays » Shakespeare
In the language of Shakespeare, meaning can seem obscure, its style elaborate and theatrical. This work presents the language of Shakespeare’s classic tragedy, Hamlet, in more natural and readily comprehensible English. This may prove of some value for studying, understanding and gaining superior appreciation of, and insight into, the play.
Kabuki-West
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Price: Free! Words: 24,970. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Plays » Women Authors
Kabuki plays “dazzling” “haiku-like” Chicago Sun-Times “best of two worlds, fascinating” Oakland Tribune “resounds with Kabuki’s passion, fascination...in Sunde's adaptation, Zen philosophy is engrained into story, not imposed” L.A.Daily News “Essence of passion. Sunde's play compresses Homeric epic, is lucid and direct, makes you see and hear with awakened eyes and ears." Philadelphia Inquirer
Swashbuckler
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Price: Free! Words: 28,210. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
An epic tale of love and adventure set in the Paris and Prague of 1770, Swashbuckler recounts how a group of soldiers and spies does its best to thwart the evil plans of a cabal intent on bringing Europe to war yet again, all the while finding love. A heroic comedy in five acts, in verses.
Lol :/ and Other Modern Devised Plays
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Price: Free! Words: 33,970. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
lol :/ is a comical investigation into how we miscommunicate with technology as revealed by the story of two women reconnecting through Facebook. Also included in this edition: "Truth in Advertising", an emotional commentary on our twisted relationship with advertisements and "Wild World", the journey of two New Yorkers through a harsh city where you are the most alone when surrounded by others.
Radio Plays
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Price: Free! Words: 25,700. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
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3 Radio Plays 3 Voodoo to Paradise: tropical night, mysterious wooden boat-load casting off for better future. The Sound of Sand: Blind boy’s mighty dangerous venture from sand-castle beach onto the sea. How His Bride Came To Abraham: Enemies trapped in no-man’s land make it paradise. An NPR, WNYC broadcast; a Bob Hope Award winner; a radio-adaptation of oft-produced, twice-published peace play.
Mastering Story Structure - A guide for writing unforgettable plays
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,120. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
Bill Johnson uses reviews of Romeo and Juliet, The Heidi Chronicles, Death of a Salesman, Hamlet, and The Iceman Cometh to teach the art and craft of writing powerful plays. Using this guide, you'll be able to learn about writing plays from masters of the craft.
Crossroads At the Way and Churchianity
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Series: Crossroads, Act II. Price: Free! Words: 38,450. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A young pastor explores the best path for his future ministry. His worldview is shattered by conversations with the Apostles John and Paul, as well as Christian leaders, from businessmen to pastors, from America to China. Restoring the “strategery” of the corporate Church to God’s original plan in Scripture is never easy, but it’s encouraging to hear from the voice of the past.
Crossroads At the Day of Bapticost
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Series: Crossroads, Act I. Price: Free! Words: 32,460. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
In the style of classic British banter, Evangelical Seminary Student meets Captain Charismatic… Jesus mediates. Trek through nearly every topic of debate in the American Protestant Church today. Easy-to-read, scripted format, and with limited playwright permissions included with purchase, you might just read what you’ve always wanted to say and learn how to make a friend you have always wanted.
Saul, First King of Israel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,390. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2009. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Saul, First King of Israel is an attempt to present dramatically the story of Saul found in the biblical book of 1 Samuel from the perspective of Saul and the prophet Samuel. It covers Saul's call to become Israel's first king, his sins and their consequences, and his fall into murderous jealousy as his eventual successor, the boy David, comes to prominence.
Leaping Off the Page: Any Time of the Year Edition
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Price: Free! Words: 32,990. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Here is a collection of one-act plays, shorter sketches, and monodramas (one-person plays) that can be used in Christian ministry.
Who Will Bail Us Out?
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Price: Free! Words: 38,230. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Who will bail out a Nigerian man who gets caught up in the drama of repaying the loan a customer of his bank took in his name when the customer suddenly disappeared into thin air with the whole money?
George....the Hero
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Price: Free! Words: 22,320. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Meet George.She’s feisty, good natured and has the knack of walking into trouble. And at the moment, there’s plenty of trouble to go round. Bigg City is alive with rumors, there’s a smell of burning coming from the woods. Well...you know what it’s like with Dragons. They’re so cute and then they grow up....and grow...and grow..
L'Initiation Marine
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Price: Free! Words: 26,550. Language: French. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Plays » European / French
Au cours d'une traversée en mer, le neveu du capitaine fait la rencontre d'un inconnu rescapé d'un naufrage qui va l'initier peu à peu aux pouvoirs inattendus des songes. Retourné à terre, entraîné dans tout un monde souterrain, il va se mesurer à ceux qui règnent en maîtres sur les rêves.
Méryem ou La Tragédie des Nuits
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Price: Free! Words: 52,050. Language: French. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Plays » European / French
"Méryem ou la Tragédie des Nuits" est une pièce de théâtre onirique. Le roi Farnace règne inflexible sur son pays éternellement en guerre contre une secrète barbarie. Mais une nuit, son destin lui fait croiser le chemin de l'errante Méryem, hantée par un passé mystérieux. Grâce à elle, Farnace se surprend malgré lui à retrouver l'espérance.
República Dominicana: El secreto mejor guardado del mundo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,130. Language: Spanish. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Investments & securities / real estate
El presente libro esta dirigido a los dominicanos que viven fuera del país y para los inversionistas en general. El autor quiere que conozcas el secreto que mejor ha sido guardado por los caza fortuna, que a través del tiempo han llegado a República Dominicana convirtiéndose en multimillonarios en cuestión de pocos años. Este libro está basado, en su mayor parte, en las experiencias del autor.
Kolja, Son of People's Enemy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,140. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Category: Screenplays » Drama
This film novel enfolds a century, starting from the Hungarian Commune and ending with the return of the country to the capitalist system. It deals with important questions of love and responsibility, cruelty of the Soviet communist and the Hungarian socialist systems; with the role of intelligentsia in system-changes and also with the choreography of how dictators are born.
The Ostraka Plays - Volume Three - THE ANDALUSIAN STUDY
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,170. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
A young research assistant from Scotland arrives at the dusty manorial estate of a local Spanish grandee who whimsically calls himself 'Averroes' - and falls deep into the games and seductions played out between this eccentric and his daughter.
Desire of Ovid's Mother
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Price: Free! Words: 28,210. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Plays » Women Authors
A hard-working single mother unwittingly becomes friends with the very type of upper-class woman her serial-killer son has targeted.
Shakespeare In Italy, the Bard's forbidden romance
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 21,990. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Screenplays » Romance
A romantic screenplay/play of the Bard's romance with the Italian courtesan and poet, Veronica Franco, on his 1574 tour of Italy.
¿La Vida? ¡Un Teatro!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,020. Language: Spanish. Published: September 30, 2014 by The Little French eBooks. Category: Plays » Caribbean & Latin American
Es una obra de teatro basada en hechos reales sobre la desconocida presencia del cuplé en la Venezuela de principios del siglo XX y de su tránsito hacia la industria cinematográfica venezolana.