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Leaping Off the Page: Easter, Mother's and Father's Day Edition
Price: Free! Words: 16,310. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Faulty Tales
Price: Free! Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, 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.
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, Plays » Ancient & Classical
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
The Last Resort
Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American
"The world has two kinds of people. There are people who, in order to survive the hardships of life, comfort themselves with fantasy and dreams. And there are people who can only see what’s real and quickly become bored and miserable." But what if you're one kind and your spouse another? The only solution: A trip to Dr. Felix Kraklebanger's world famous healing center, The Last Resort!
Be A Force For Good
Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
(3.00 from 1 review)
A humorous, one act play set in a space park with characters that I hope you will find enjoyable to either play or to watch. The play is about making friends and correcting mistakes but is mainly just a fun and silly play. This one act is royalty free. I hope you enjoy!
Suicide Squeeze: An Existential Crisis At Third Base
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
It’s the ninth inning of the last game of “Philosopher First Baseman” Johnny Banner’s long major league career, and Banner comes to bat. When he hits a triple and ends up 90 feet away from scoring the winning run, suddenly he’s overcome by the feeling: What’s next in my life? But nobody in the stadium seems to care. Well, almost nobody... A Boston Theater Marathon finalist.
Mr and mrs Peters
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Categories: Plays » Australian & Oceanian, Plays » Australian & Oceanian
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Youthful minds over extend themselves
Scharpenelle, klein verhaal van een Grote Oorlog
Series: Mysterieus België Series, Book 12. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,960. Language: Dutch. Published: March 30, 2013 by De Scriptomanen. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Aan de basis van deze tekst voor vertel- en muziektheater, die zich ook "gewoon" laat lezen, ligt een waar gebeurd verhaal uit de eerste dagen van de WOI. Vijf Vlaamse soldaten vinden een meisje van ongeveer drie jaar oud in een door shrapnell doorboord huis. Ze adopteren haar, houden haar als een soort mascotte bij zich en noemen haar "Elisabeth Shrapnell".
Flowing In The Wing
Price: Free! Words: 330. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » American / African American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Imagination is everything while our minds are forming and developing at a young age. As a young girl and boy release their imagination there is beauty that was never seen before.
Germanicus
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 43,330. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
The Abortion Monologues
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,330. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Categories: Plays » Canadian, 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.
Did You Say You Were Dead?
Price: Free! Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Plays » American / African American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Arthur Timber has been informed by Social Security that he has died. Unable to change their misinformation or explain to his wife or friends that he has not died, Arthur must resign himself to remaining legally dead, until he meets a strange bartender who confesses that he, too, is dead. This one act, four scene, comedy is an enjoyable romp into the absurd.
Losing Time
Price: Free! Words: 12,210. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
(4.00 from 1 review)
It's Daylight Saving's Time, and the hour Two is mad as hell that her hour is being taken away.
Dracula: A Play in One Act
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Plays » Ancient & Classical
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Jane Eyre: A Play in One Act
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,120. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Plays » Ancient & Classical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Orphan Jane Eyre grows up at a charity school and takes a job as a governess to the daughter of Mr. Rochester a wealthy, but lonely man at Thornfield Hall. While she is there, she learns that nothing is as it seems. This one-act play is suitable for youth productions. A school production of this play will shed new light on a classic novel.
Die Nixx Familie: The Sunday Cleanup
Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Plays » European / German
This is a one act play, the secoun of a new series, called "Die Nixx Familie". The setting is in a post WWII Germany following the lives of the Nixx Family. Written in English. Genre= Dramatic Script, Sardonic, One Act Play, Humorous, Short Read. In "the Sunday Cleanup", the family cleans the house while Radnick is an a "business trip". If you liked it, please leave a friendly review
The Boy Toy
Price: Free! Words: 13,260. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
(3.00 from 1 review)
Rich ex-trophy wife uses hypnosis to make her young boyfriend interesting, but it backfires when he goes crazy with each suggestion.
Who Will Bail Us Out?
Price: Free! Words: 38,460. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: 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?
Study On The tragic Play Oedipus The King: Summary and Analysis
Price: Free! Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Summary and analysis
His Victory
Price: Free! Words: 13,740. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Virtus a retired soldier is fighting in the Colosseum for this freedom and his family.