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At the End of the Bar
Price: Free! Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
"At the End of the Bar" is a short play in four acts which tells the story of Joel and his second home "The Sleeping Bear".
Bad Girl: A Play
Price: Free! Words: 15,680. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Plays » Women Authors
From the playwright... I wrote this play as a reminder of the harsh, unforgiving times that were the 1950’s, when uncomfortable words and actions were swept under the rug. If the dialogue sounds last century, or events seem improbable, we can be grateful they do. It's a fictionalized account of what happened to "girls in trouble." But the story is true. I lived it.
Ruby Lou and the White Gold Saloon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Theater
Ruby Lou and the rest of the town only drink White Gold (except for three people who drink Black Gold without a straw); it’s the best thing west (and east, some say) of the Mississippi. A stranger comes to town with Purple Nugget for everyone to try and he won’t take “no” for an answer, even if it means forcing the town to change.
Flowing In The Wing
Price: Free! Words: 330. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Americana
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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.
The Dilemma
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
With sexual intimacy a thing of the distant past Joe faces what for him were life and death issues after prescription drugs caused his libido to spring alive causing his dilemma. How he solves that dilemma is revealed in the play.
Topless in Sydney
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Plays » Australian & Oceanian
Topless in Sydney is a one-woman monologue stage comedy ideally suited for both amateur and professional productions. It can also be used as an audition piece.
Dazzling Lights
Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This book comprises of some fables behind the festival of lights and a simple ritual we follow for the day has been put in poetic form. Our culture is filled with festivals. This is my sincere attempt to cover maximum festival that we celebrate at my place. My poems are very close to my life and also live of many in this world.
It Could'a Been
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
A children’s play with music highlighting three tall tales: Johnny Appleseed, Sal Fink and Febold Feboldson. Johnny loves more than anything to give apple seedlings to passing pioneers. Sal Fink is the daughter of keelboatmen Mike Fink and just as tough and extremely big-hearted. Febold Feboldson is by himself on the great plains of Nebraska and wants neighbors.
Insects
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,660. Language: American English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
By the year 2016 the fact that greenhouse gasses were changing the World’s climate was beyond doubt. Despite the irrefutable evidence, there were still those that refused to acknowledge that mankind’s actions were related to the heavy weather, now afflicting the planet. Who were these skeptics? In general, those that benefitted most from the lifestyle and status quo in the 21st century.
The Annual Conference of the Genii in Regards to the Peculiar World of Humans
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Performing Arts / Theater, Plays » American / African American
This play for children, based on the Arabian Tales, is about a group of genii who get together each year to discuss and laugh about the behavior of humans. Ali Baba and Sinbad come up in conversation as well as Baba Abdalla, and the Fisherman.
Topless in Philadelphia
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Topless in Philadelphia is a one man monologue stage comedy ideally suited for both amateur and professional productions. It can also be used as an audition piece.
The Other Thief: an Easter Sunday Monologue
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union
A dynamic and emotional monologue, viewing the day of Jesus' crucifixion through the eyes of the thief hung beside Him. Average performance time runs15 - 18 minute (depending on the actor). No royalties are charged for performances.
!Strike!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
What if workers with grievances followed simple and obvious practices that gave them a chance to achieve their goals, rather than obeying rules established by the enemy that assure their defeat? And what if communities that consist largely of those workers realized that they can never establish decent living conditions for all unless they united against their common enemy?
Quick Guide: Inherit the Wind
Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 28 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 226 · A Quick Guide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,480. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
The play is set in a very small town of Hillsboro. Most of the people know each other there. They go to the same church and have same beliefs. When Bert Cates is jailed, they gather together to condemn him. They don’t like a person who gives a different opinion from their’s.
Is It Dead Yet? "Communism" In China
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
It is the near future. A meeting of the standing committee of the Chinese political bureau has been called to discuss the need for a transition. Which direction should they take - toward bourgeois political democracy, or given the evident weaknesses of world capitalism and the corruption and increasing class division at home, a new look at revolutionary organization.
The Gift
Price: Free! Words: 11,590. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
A horror story for modern times
Tanto por ciento
Price: $2.10 USD. Words: 9,920. Language: Spanish. Published: April 7, 2014. Categories: Plays » European / Spanish & Portuguese, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Esta obra de teatro combina la alta política con las relaciones humanas más cercanas al tiempo que plantea una pregunta de difícil respuesta: ¿pueden personas normales tomar decisiones extraordinarias?
The Shuttered Room Screenplay
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 16,870. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Categories: Screenplays » Thriller, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
A screenplay adaptation of the bestselling thriller, the Shuttered Room. Little do they know their captive holds a deadly secret. Jess is taken hostage and locked in an upstairs room by 3 thugs. In a bid to escape, she cuts a hole in the floor with a cutlery knife from where she spies upon them. Specially formatted for ereaders, includes character list and guide to reading the screenplay.
Fahrenheit 1700
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A bunch of high school students are sick of being trained to pass tests rather than receiving a real learning experience. So instead of a test taking rehearsal they decide instead to take over their classroom to play their unique version of volleyball. When the principal and security cop intervene they are taken hostage and administered a learning experience of their own.