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Standing By
Price: Free! Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A one-act 30 minute play about high school students dealing with the various forms of bullying that go on in their lives. The play takes a hard and honest look at what high school students go through on a daily basis to deal with the bullying that happens to them. Many of the stories in the play are based on real life experiences of high school students.
Grimm's Fairy Tales - a stage play
Price: Free! Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » European / German
Fifteen-year-old Jacob Grimm and his thirteen-year-old brother Wilhelm run away from home after their father's death. With the help of sisters Liesel and Gretel, they manage to survive in a world of wolves and foxes while encountering friendly ogres and the Bremen Town Musicians. This stage play has been produced successfully and is suitable for schools and community theatres.
Recital
Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A last request from a mother to a son in a long-broken relationship. "Recital" was a 2015 Boston Theater Marathon finalist.
Lift Chair Recliner
Price: Free! Words: 390. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Plays » Canadian
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Two Old Strangers: a short play
Price: Free! Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A short play. Susan and Sammy fell in love at the New Horizon Home for the Elderly. Susan doesn’t like New Horizon and wants to go home. They run away but a cop comes by and recognizes them from a Missing Persons Bulletin. He’s a nice guy and gives them a couple of hours together before taking them back. Sammy finds a way for them to go home.
推背图.袁天罡.李淳风.附另一残缺版本推背图彩绘钞本.刘伯温
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Plays » Asian / Japanese
《推背图》是中华预言第一奇书,传说它是唐太宗李世民为推算大唐国运,下令当时两位著名的天相家李淳风和袁天罡编写的。李淳风用周易八卦进行推算,没想到一算起来就上了瘾,一发不可收拾,竟推算到了唐以后中国2000多年的命运,直到袁天罡推他的背,说道:“天机不可再泄,还是回去休息吧”,因此这本预言奇书得名《推背图》。《推背图》共有六十幅图像,每一幅图像下面附有谶语和“颂曰”律诗一首,预言了从唐开始一直到未来世界大同发生在中国历史上的主要事件。
The Paper Fight
Price: Free! Words: 480. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Amish & Mennonite, Plays » American / African American
An inspiring short story for those who are struggling with severe trials.
A Christmas Carol - a Stage Adaptation
Price: Free! Words: 9,150. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Charles Dickens' classic tale of Ebenezer Scrooge comes to life on the stage. This stage adaptation is true to the book and includes all of the famous characters: Scrooge, Cratchit, Tiny Tim, and the three Ghosts. It has also been performed several times onstage.
Live On Stage! General Grant vs. General Lee: The Checkers Game at Appomattox Court House
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » American / African American
U. S. Civil War generals Ulysses S. Grant of the Union, and Robert E. Lee of the Confederacy, meet in a mysterious checkers match to reenact and simulate their famous battles in the final year of the conflict. (A one act play)
DinerFrica
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A group of friends meet at a dormroom apartment to watch the African Cup of Nations Final, but the snack they eat becomes the topic of conversation. N.B: A production of this play was done for an event on the Penn State Harrisburg campus.
'Darren and George'
Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
'Darren and George' is a one act Play exploring the relevance of some of George Harrison’s ideas in dealing with a violent delinquent. The play contains adult themes and strong language. 'Darren and George' was performed at The Unity Theatre, Liverpool, in July 2013. The play was a finalist in the 'Ticket to Write' Drama Festival 2013.
Unwritten Rules
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Plays » Canadian
A short, hard-hitting, comedic play. Moral decay is alive and not so well in the suburbs as well as urban area neighbourhoods. The uncomfortable feeling of laughing in the face of what is essentially murder and kidnapping propels this relevant comedy/drama.
The Jungle Book - a Stage Adaptation
Price: Free! Words: 10,950. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
Rudyard Kipling's classic story The Jungle Book is adapted for the stage for performance by all ages. This play is faithful to the original book and contains all of the characters people know and love, including Mowgli, Baloo, Bagheera, Kaa, and Shere Khan.
Dreamweaver
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Plays » Shakespeare, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This laugh-a-minute music and dance adaptation of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream has been especially crafted for elementary school-aged cast members. The tried and true script offers additional speaking and non-speaking roles for that large classroom project, complete with staging notes and budget-friendly production hints. Kids love it, and audiences will too!
Jackson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Categories: Plays » Women Authors
This is a short novel written as a play. We are introduced to a young man, Jackson, who is trying to sell creatively his wares in an ice cream truck.
The Great American Western (The Lost Episode), A Musical Comedy
Price: Free! Words: 10,260. Language: American English. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a full length play written specifically for community theater. I am offering it to any non-profit theater company without cost to produce. (No royalties) .The Great American Western has won several regional awards and has been staged over 100 times. It is an edgy, politically incorrect musical that pokes fun at politicians, women’s lib, government, and pop culture. Have fun with it.
NUNS
You set the price! Words: 14,740. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Plays » Australian & Oceanian
Nuns is a satirical comedy about three rebellious Nuns and how they plot to overthrow the mother superior in order to establish smoking rights or themselves.
Room 319
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Inspirational
Sixteen-year-old Nicole Davis has wound up in detention. But why? In Nicole's mind, it's only the goths, freaks, speds, nerds, and no-lives who deserve to be quarantined together after school. See what happens in this dramatic competition piece that reveals the true pain behind social ostracism and substance abuse. 6 female student roles, 1 hall monitor, and 2 offstage voices.
Rats!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,280. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Plays » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Gasp, eek, shock and horror! Warning – dramatic rats at large! See, as Daddy Rat, Mummy Rat and Sonny Rat have their very agreeable lives upset by Rebel Rat, Mauler the Cat and the sinister new Science Teacher. Set in a rat’s cage in a school science laboratory “Rats!” is a satirical look at male chauvinism as revealed through the situation of a family of rats.
Sri Gita Govinda
Price: Free! Words: 280. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Commentary by Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Maharaja Edited by Vicitri dasi Sri Gita-govinda is the zenith of all literatures; the poet himself confidently tells his audience this fact at the beginning as well as at the end of his divine masterpiece. This great classic is an immaculate presentation of sacred amorous love,