Plays

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Suicide Squeeze: An Existential Crisis At Third Base
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Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: 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 10-minute tragicomedy.
Who Killed Admiral Darlan?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
It is December 1942. British and American forces have conquered French territories in Northern Africa from Morocco through Algeria. The American side has chosen Admiral Darlan as the leader of liberated territories even though a top Vichy collaborator. Many opposing forces want Darlan removed. Eventually done in mysterious circumstances.
La notte di S. Silvestro
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: Italian. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Plays » European / Italian
Un dialogo tra due personaggi all’interno di una misteriosa osteria: il mito faustiano, l’incontro-scontro tra l’uomo e il diavolo.
Boy With a Bell (One Act), and Six Poems
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Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Boy with a bell tries to warn a couple about the dangers ahead, or does he? Minimalist farce, one act. Royalty free.
How America Does It
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Price: Free! Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
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The United States has it's own unique way of conducting foreign policy. One which all other countries criticize while secretly wishing they could emulate. The play depicts the preparation of Kerry's dramatic presentation of alleged poison gas crimes committed by Syria. President Obama had to join with aides to find ways to work-up the emotionally deficient Kerry.
Grace - A One-Act Play
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
A One-Act play about religion, friendship, and mortality. Four cast members, minimal set.
At the End of the Bar
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Price: Free! Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: 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
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Price: Free! Words: 15,680. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: 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
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Category: 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
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Price: Free! Words: 330. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Category: 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.
The Dilemma
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Category: 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
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: 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
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Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
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
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Category: 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.
The Annual Conference of the Genii in Regards to the Peculiar World of Humans
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Performing Arts / Theater
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
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: 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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
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.