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Literature Help: The Jew of Malta
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Jew of Malta” by Christopher Marlow is assumed to have been written either in 1589 or 1590. The plot of the play is based on religious conflict, intrigue, and vengeance.
The Terrorist
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Category: Plays » Australian & Oceanian
This short play, a ten minute play, is outrageous in its comic humour. A quick read on the way to work, you will never forget it.
Warning Shots
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Aella is a sixteen year old girl who has witnessed the worst things a girl her age can witness, the onslaught of the American Civil War. In this compelling monodrama from acclaimed playwright Everett Robert, Aella recounts her experiences witnessing the two attacks on Lawrence, KS and the lessons she has learned from them. This piece is perfect for the young, female actor.
Big Foot
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Price: Free! Words: 8,950. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
It was the first camping trip for the Trail Blazers and little did they know they would be hiking directly into a battle between a dangerous bear and the mythical Bigfoot!
A Quick Guide to "The House of Bernarda Alba"
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 8,560. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The playwright gave a subtitle to the play and it described the play as a play of women in the villages of Spain. It was the last play written by the author. Although the writing was over on 19th of June 1936, it could only be performed for the first time in the year 1945.
Our Wives Have Gone Mad
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Price: Free! Words: 11,050. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
'Our Wives Have Gone Mad' written by Joseph Ochie reminisces on the predicament of women in a male-dominated society;their triumph and their triumphant ululation occasioned by that triumph. So long as gender discourse rages, the play is a deep contribution to it.
Ready Reference Treatise: Juno and the Paycock
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
There was a treaty signed between the IRA and the British government that allowed the self governance of sixteen out of twenty two counties.The treaty was signed in the year 1921. It was, however, a controversial treaty. The die-hard Republicans demanded the independence of all of Ireland.
Thy Fearful Symmetry: A Tragedy for Modern Man
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,950. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Attis just wants to get laid. But he doesn’t know how to be a man. Worse, he’s in love with his Women’s Studies professor at Berkeley--a known cougar. When his professor gets appointed to fill the remaining term of a retiring US Senator, Attis and his friend Larry plot to seduce and blackmail her. But their plan goes awry, and Attis’ frustration boils over into rape, murder, and self-mutilation.
The House of Admetus: Eumelus, The Lost Trilogy of Plays by Agathon
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Price: Free! Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
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This is the first play in the trilogy House of Ademtus. King Eumelus returns from the Trojan War with his eldest son in triumph. A plot is hatched to kill his eldest son so that his younger son will succeed his father as King, but it is foiled and the plotters face punishment. The King must decide the fate of the plotters who happen to be members of his family.
The One-Act
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Price: Free! Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
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This is a comedic play for one-act high school theatre competition for people who don't like one-act high school theatre competitions.
Just Wedded
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 13,350. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Category: Plays » Medieval
JUST WEDDED exposes the thrill of a conventional marriage. It is a well-written play that will thrill you, inspire you, and satisfy your literary hunger. Aside being full of several lessons, it is a book that is full of truth. About to get married? You must see the book!
The Day God Returned
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This is a short play that looks at the day God returns and sits down and has a chat with a patron of the local pub. Funny and thought provoking for those with an open mind. Can you handle it?
A Christmas Carol - Drama Script
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,630. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
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.
Literature Companion: Mrs. Warren's Profession
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 115 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 320. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The first public enactment of the play took place after more than thirty years of its writing. It was publicly performed in London in 1925. On the other hand, “Mrs. Warren’s Profession” opened in New Haven, CT and New York City, in the United States in 1905.
Literature Help: The Trials of Brother Jero
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 113 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 318. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The play basically makes mockery of the rapid spread of Christianity across Africa. Wole Soyinka deals with the issue very intelligently and making it as interesting as it can be. There is a phony preacher who deceives common people and his followers.
Islam - The Way of Life
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Psychology of Religion
Islam explained as a play. Islam described in school atmosphere.
¿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.
Literature Help: The Rover
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 111 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 316. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Rover” by Aphra Behn first premiered in the year 1677. The play is also titled “The Banish’d.” Behn used to work as a spy for Charles II against the Dutch. Unfortunately, the king did not pay her expenses and it resulted in the loss of her meager
The Beatles: Table Talk
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Two biographical sketches of the Beatles culled from who knows where. Why Paul is the cute Beatle and whether Ringo is a double O agent comprise the main themes.
Oil of the Convent
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Price: Free! Words: 910. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Plays » Women Authors
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A monologue about 9 minutes long for one female performer about a robot who until just recently thought she was human. In order to maintain the secret she had to murder a friend who found out, and is now wondering about her place in what's left of humanity after the robopocalypse.