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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.
Sleezy the Fox Play
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Price: Free! Words: 11,760. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Values & Virtues
A play about ‘second chances’ based upon the four 'Sleezy the Fox’ stories that the late Princess Diana used to read to her children, William and Harry when they were aged 9 and 7 years respectively. Written by the founder of ‘Anger Management’ courses in Great Britain in the 70s, the stories were originally written for the purposes of radio transmission and are highly popular with schools.
Faulty Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Faulty Tales is an original script that recreates the comedy style of John Cleese and Connie Booth in their British Comedy series, Fawlty Towers. If you enjoyed the television series you should find this script entertaining. Download this free script and enjoy written work that recreates the magic and humor of the original series.
Too Late: A Dramatic Play
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Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This is a short play centered on the consequences of entering eternity without salvation, given freely by the grace of God. It's designed for the Christian church (youth group), regardless of denomination. It's very intense and will draw a highly emotional and hopefully spiritual response from anyone without Christ who sees it. Make sure your soul is prepared...before it's Too Late.
The Ostraka Plays - Volume Two - ITHAKA
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Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Ithaka - a forgotten island where myth and reality collide and an old warrior returns to a place he long thought lost. What happens when memory fades and all one is left with is a past that you can no longer trust?
Ligadura de esparto
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Price: Free! Words: 17,970. Language: Spanish. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Plays » European / Spanish & Portuguese
Las historias pueden ser tan simples y tan complicadas como se quiera, basta apretar o aflojar los pudores, querer escucharlos. Don Pablo todavía no lo ha entendido y elabora ataduras en su familia como si fueran las fibras de una artesanía de esparto, complejas, bonitas, ásperas, duras, rígidas y sobre todo, muy contagiosas...
A Christmas Carol: A Play in One Act
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
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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.
Paws for Reflection
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
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A mans neighbour. kills his dog and he takes him to court to get reimbusment.
Leaping Off the Page: Easter, Mother's and Father's Day Edition
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Price: Free! Words: 16,310. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
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This is a collection of worship services, plays, poems, and litanies to be used in church services for Easter, Mother's Day, and Father's Day. These programs are simple, requiring only small casts and minimal sets and props. While they do not include music, they suggest appropriate songs. The material has a good variety for both children and adults, and includes audience participation.
Reflections of a Unique Writer
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African 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...
The Last Resort
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Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
Marla and Ken have tried all the latest "alternative healing" methods to fix their marriage--but nothing has worked. In desperation, Marla drags Ken to The Last Resort on the southern tip of Greece--founded by the world famous healer, Dr. Felix Kraklebanger, otherwise known as Dr. Zeus! But can Dr. Zeus really help Ken, and what will it take? An epic (!) 10-minute comedy
Filling the Cheap Seats
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Price: Free! Words: 19,880. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
Do you think of Shakespeare as something you had to read in school? Or do you think of Shakespeare as that famous author that you ought to read but that you never get around to? If you do, then Filling the Cheap Seats aims to convince you that Shakespeare is fun! This short book offers fun thoughts and unusual ideas about Shakespeare the playwright and his thirty seven plays.
The Phlebotomist
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Price: Free! Words: 12,050. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
Hard times have hit Transylvania. Count Dracula, travels to Hollywood to work as a phlebotomy technician, only to find co-workers driving him crazy. Outraged and disgusted by an unsophisticated culture, he packs his bags to fly home, but not before delivering a biting eulogy about the future of America. This two act, ten scene comedy may not scare you, but it will make you laugh.
The Abortion Monologues
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,330. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Category: Plays » Canadian
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.
What Are You Waiting For?
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Price: Free! Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Short play for stage (small/fringe theatre).
God is Gay
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
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Her quest to make her son love God brings forth a revelation.
Legítima Defesa - texto teatral para duas atrizes
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Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Plays » Women Authors
Duas mulheres em uma cela de solitária: a agente e a detenta. Uma já cometeu seus crimes e a outra acha que a nenhum castigo será suficiente para saldar a dívida com a sociedade. Mas algo está para mudar. Em meio à tortura uma chance de compensação ou vingança parece se descortinar em um lapso de tempo.
So Long As There's Verona
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Price: Free! Words: 8,950. Language: British English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Plays » Shakespeare
This is a children's comedy version of “Romeo and Juliet,” originally written in 2011 as a Year 6 leavers' play. It can just as easily be used at any time of the year, as presented here in its Smashwords edition. It would suit Year 6 (approx age. 11), of course, but could be performed by Year 5 or Year 7. The play retains the essential Shakespeare storyline.
This Is My Story, This Is My Song
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Price: Free! Words: 9,780. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A program of readings and music about the life and hymns of Fanny Crosby
Germanicus
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 43,330. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
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This is the first translation into English of the verse drama Germanicus by the Afrikaans poet N.P. Van Wyk Louw. The work was based on the first three chapters of the Annales of the Roman historiographer Tacitus. The drama has been considered a highlight in Afrikaans literature since its publication in 1956.