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Reflections of a Unique Writer
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
As a college freshman, one student is given his first assignment for his mandatory English class. In this assignment, he must assess his various strengths and weaknesses when it comes to his writing ability. To do this, he must look back at his past experiences, and determine what his future holds in store for him...
Running: The Alex Decoteau Story
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 14,540. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Plays » Canadian, Fiction » Historical » Canada
Inspired by the life of Alex Decoteau, this moving one-act play tells the tale of a Cree hero. Canada's first aboriginal policeman (in Edmonton, Alberta, 1911), a champion runner and popular figure, Decoteau raced for Canada at the 1912 Olympics, fought for Canada in World War I and was killed, at 29, in the 1917 Battle of Passchendaele. Appropriate for Grades 5 and up.
Providence; a love story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012 by Write On! Publishing. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This a "Story Theatre" retelling of the biblical book of "Ruth".
Tattoo Book vol.1
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 310. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming, Plays » Asian / Japanese
The first series of the eBook “Tattoo Book” which is a spin-off work featuring the popular half leaving type RPG “Quest Now” is now on sale! Pretty voxel characters and cool Kanji are set together. A lot of new styled Tattoo Design is contained. Have fun with nice and cool “Tattoo Book”!
Shakespeare's Premiere of The Merchant of Venice
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,000. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Categories: Plays » Shakespeare, Screenplays » Period piece
William Shakespeare's most problematic "problem play" solved for the first time! This adaptation answers many unsolved questions: What does the play mean? Why did Shakespeare write it as a comedy? What makes it funny? When did Shakespeare write the play? Why did he write the play? Why is the play so misunderstood? Was Shakespeare really anti-Semitic? Why is Shylock the hero?
Give Us Barabbas!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Christian » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
This Easter play is presented from the perspective of Barabbas, a criminal and a rebel against the Roman Empire. He is set to be executed with his two accomplices when an unexpected turn of events brings him before the court of Pontius Pilate--leading to an outcome Barabbas could have never imagined.
Bloodlines - a play in two acts
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
"Ladies and gentlemen of the Gallery. Before you are three condemned men. You are here to witness their execution." Bloodlines is a stage play about Jake and Joey, two brothers who are partners in crime.
A Christmas Carol - Drama Script
Price: Free! Words: 16,490. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
In this adaption of the story by Charles Dickens, the playwright has used his skills as a playwright, as well researching both the time period and the life of Dickens, to bring an understanding of who Scrooge was, why he was the way he was, and what Dickens was trying to share in this story.
Revelation
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by SFEM PRESS. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
(5.00 from 1 review)
Her quest to make her son love God brings forth a revelation.
A Baker's 6-Pack Of Plays (7-10 Minute plays)
Price: Free! Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Collection of five light-hearted comedy plays, plus two versions of the same play from a different understanding or knowledge surrounding the circumstances of the past. These are a more serious social comment about the historical circumstances surrounding past events in one of the character's lives. One of the two players is totally unaware of the common thread between them.
Who Killed Admiral Darlan?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
It is December 1942. British and American forces have conquered French territories in Northern Africa from Morocco through Algeria. The American side has chosen Admiral Darlan as the leader of liberated territories even though a top Vichy collaborator. Many opposing forces want Darlan removed. Eventually done in mysterious circumstances.
Petit Cri Cherche petit Corps version 2.0
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: French. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Plays » European / French, Plays » Women Authors
Petit Cri Cherche Petit Corps est une pièce pour deux comédiens-danseurs et une voix. La voix dit le corps, et les corps incarne la voix. Ce « dialogue à 3 » conte la naissance, la vie, l’amour, la mort.
The Ostraka Plays - Volume FIVE - CONSTANTINOPLE, ITS DREAMS
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,370. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Constantinople, once the greatest city ever known, has degenerated into a grotesque; a carnival of buffons and butchers who stumble with abandon and glee through this city's mazes and its endless riddles. In this play, the City is both a meditation and an escape – a dream in which the past imagines the present.
A Merry Hospital Radio Christmas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by My Ebook Publishing House. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Essay » Sociology
A short monologue. Scene: the present day. It’s nearly ten to midnight on Christmas Eve. A hospital radio studio at a medium-sized community hospital near Wigan. 68 year-old volunteer amateur broadcaster ROLAND GOOLE is finishing his programme before the station frequency switches to BBC Radio 2 at midnight...
Ramblings of a Middle Aged Drag Queen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Categories: Plays » Gay & Lesbian, Plays » Canadian
Ramblings of a Middle Aged Drag Queen is a short play about an over-the-hill drag queen who is interviewed by a young reporter in a Toronto gay bar in the 1990s. Running time is approximately 12 minutes.
The Marsh King's Daughter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,750. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Plays » Medieval
Vikings, Ancient Egyptians, Goblins, Magical Transformations, terror, murder and mayhem, along with comedy and music, all come together in this exotic play adapted from Hans Christian Andersen’s story about a bewitched maiden, rescued and redeemed by a most unlikely character, a kindly old bird, none other than Father Stork—yes, the same stork famous for bringing babies! He is our storyteller.
Shakespeare's Premiere of Richard III
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,970. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Categories: Plays » Shakespeare, Screenplays » Period piece
William Shakespeare's famous play is solved for the first time! This adaptation answers many unsolved questions: Who was Richard III? When was Richard III written? Why did Shakespeare write Richard III? What did Shakespeare's audience think of Richard III? Why is this play so important in Shakespeare's life?
Just So, It Happened
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Performing Arts / Theater
Based on Rudyard Kipling's “How the Elephant Got His Trunk” and “How the Camel Got His Hump”, this play has a delightful cast of animals. The curious young elephants are disturbing everyone in the forest with their non-stop questions. The camel is being lazy and all the other animals must work harder because of it.
Hedgehog
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
In an SRO stuffed with people living on the margins of society is Leo, a young man who spent years in a mental institution because his epilepsy was judged a mental illness. The experience left Leo with a morbid attachment to a fictional character that suffered the same misdiagnosis. He lives Myshkin's life, and so do his fellow residents in order to satisfy the likeable Leo.
Feldman - A Play in Three Acts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,350. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014 by Cedars Spring Books. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Screenplays » Drama
Arrested for panhandling with $20k in his bag, Danny Feldman is confronted by a system determined to institutionalize him "in his own best interests." His freedom depends on the defense of a compassionate lawyer who volunteers to represent him against all odds. Danny’s struggle touches our hearts. FELDMAN raises questions about justice, mental health, individual rights, what it is to be free.