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Are You Human?
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Price: Free! Words: 13,230. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
A film critic in the future goes insane when he learns that a computer program has learned how to replicate his style.
Mark Twain's 'Is Shakespeare Dead?'
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,240. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Mark Twain's hilarious (1909) debunking of the myth that William Shakespeare wrote the works of Shakespeare, adapted as a monologue for the stage by Keir Cutler, PhD. Performed across North America since 2002. "Cutler humorously distills Twain's thesis that Shakespeare didn't actually write the great works attributed to him. It's a compelling argument . . . great comic effect." Orlando Sentinel
Treasure Island, A Stage Play for Children
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates
This play for children to perform is humorously based on the book by Robert Louis Stevenson. As Poly-Narrator says, “This here presentation of Treasure Island is based on the book by Robert Louis Stevenson. Do you know what it means when a performance is said to be based on the book? Not much, that’s what.” Well-known characters are still part of the play: Jim Hawkins, Long John Silver, & pirates!
L'Initiation Marine
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Price: Free! Words: 26,550. Language: French. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Plays » European / French
Au cours d'une traversée en mer, le neveu du capitaine fait la rencontre d'un inconnu rescapé d'un naufrage qui va l'initier peu à peu aux pouvoirs inattendus des songes. Retourné à terre, entraîné dans tout un monde souterrain, il va se mesurer à ceux qui règnent en maîtres sur les rêves.
Méryem ou La Tragédie des Nuits
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Price: Free! Words: 52,050. Language: French. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Plays » European / French
"Méryem ou la Tragédie des Nuits" est une pièce de théâtre onirique. Le roi Farnace règne inflexible sur son pays éternellement en guerre contre une secrète barbarie. Mais une nuit, son destin lui fait croiser le chemin de l'errante Méryem, hantée par un passé mystérieux. Grâce à elle, Farnace se surprend malgré lui à retrouver l'espérance.
A Lesson in Preparedness
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Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
What happens when you go before a group of people unprepared? This skit will show you every ugly angle. Two people have agreed to sing a song during a church service, but haven't practiced. The narrator will present every possible outcome of this performance. This is a fun skit that will keep everyone's attention. Combined with a good hymn, it will give a powerful message to any church member.
Feldman - A Play in Three Acts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,350. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014 by Cedars Spring Books. Category: Plays » American / African American
Arrested for panhandling with $20k in his bag, Danny Feldman is confronted by a system determined to institutionalize him "in his own best interests." His freedom depends on the defense of a compassionate lawyer who volunteers to represent him against all odds. Danny’s struggle touches our hearts. FELDMAN raises questions about justice, mental health, individual rights, what it is to be free.
Literature Companion: The White Devil
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 69 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 247. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The White Devil” by English playwright John Webster first premiered in 1612. The play’s premier proved to be a complete failure, very talked about notorious failure. It is a revenge tragedy, which according to Webster was not appreciated by an unreceptive audience in the dead of winter when it first premiered.
Actor: the Unsung Greek Hero
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Price: Free! Words: 13,030. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
Actor, a young man of Ancient Greece looking to make a name for himself, ends up on a trail of side-kicking for some of the greatest heroes ever. However, each one seems to be a little off from their legend. All turn out to be jerks. Will Actor survive to be a hero himself?
Dakghar (ডাকঘর) by Rabindranath Tagore
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: Bengali. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Plays » Asian / Japanese
Dakghar a bengali drama by Rabindranath Tagore (রবীন্দ্রনাথ ঠাকুরের ডাকঘর)
Last coffee
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 1,610. Language: Spanish. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Sick of your life Gonzalo gets into a problem that knows no exit
Literature Companion: Waiting for Lefty
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 68 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 245. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The entire play revolves around the meeting of cab drivers who happen to be planning a labor strike. Through the dramatic device of framing, the playwright makes the audience a part of the meeting.
Il duello
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,950. Language: Italian. Published: June 3, 2014 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Un racconto di una delle avventure di Giacomo Casanova tra dame sedotte e potenti nobili da sfidare.
說楔子敷陳大義
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Price: Free! Words: 6,080. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
借名流隱括全文 - In which an introductory story of a good scholar points the moral of the book
1001 Nights: The Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
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Shahrazad, the mesmerizing heroine of 'The Arabian Nights,' must spin tales night after night to save lives—including her own. This short story brings her legend to modern readers and illuminates the dazzling orchestral showpiece it inspired. Ideal for oral storytelling.
Daddy Issues (1-Act Play)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Priced Nostalgia. Category: Plays » Women Authors
A young woman comes to terms with her relationship issues while facing the ghost of her past. A drama in one act. *Approximate Run Time: 15 to 20 minutes *Roles for 1 female, 1 male, 3 either gender *Simple staging *Dramatic monologue for a woman in her 20s or 30s
Receding References
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
An MTA train operator reacts violently when he finds a noose hanging in his cab. Parties assemble for a solution.The result is a confusing series of exchanges regarding who did what, various meanings for that particular event, and other racial, sexual, and historical transformations that occur without people changing their now incorrect understanding from what it was when first presented to them.
Hedgehog
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
In an SRO stuffed with people living on the margins of society is Leo, a young man who spent years in a mental institution because his epilepsy was judged a mental illness. The experience left Leo with a morbid attachment to a fictional character that suffered the same misdiagnosis. He lives Myshkin's life, and so do his fellow residents in order to satisfy the likeable Leo.