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Amina
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Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: Australian English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Plays » Women Authors
'Amina' is a ten minute play script. A tragedy. Three characters (2m/1f). One or some of the characters are ghosts. The audience will not know who is alive, and who is not until the end. The piece is set in 1980s Lebanon, during the long civil war, in the basement of an apartment building that has collapsed due to bombing. Khalil says he has come from the future, in a near-death, drug induced sp
The Prime Ministers Mistress
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Price: Free! Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Lucy is an intern for the Secretary of the Environment who has been having an affair with the Prime Minister.
Another Wedding
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 18,380. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Marriage is not for the feeble minded, it is not a “test –run”, it is for better or worse! But can one really get a partner that would be there through thick and thin? A partner that would walk on the Rose’s petals as well as on the Thorns.
Quick Guide: The Maids
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Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The play is loosely based on the real life infamous sisters Christine and Lea Papin. In 1933, these sisters were inhumanely killed by their employer and her daughter in Le Mans, France.
The Loiterer
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Price: Free! Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Nellie Ragsdale's feeling of apprehension about a stranger, whom she observes loitering outside her home, soon turns to one of pity.
Jake's Page: A Short Story And Play
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,190. Language: Australian English. Published: November 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Jake's Page is a comic yet heart-breaking tale of a young type 1 diabetic, and his Facebook Page, told through status updates, Facebook notes, and Facebook personal messages. This e-book presents the tale as both an short story, and a play.
Ready Reference Treatise: Look Back In Anger
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Jimmy Porter is an educated and intelligent young man of working class; he is highly dissatisfied. Alison is his wife; she is from upper middle class, but she is quite impassive.
The Atomic Monster from Out of Space
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,740. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014 by Raven's Staff. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
‘The Atomic Monster from Out of Space’ is musical comedy stage play based on the 1950's genre of monster movie, it is written specifically for a large non-professional cast.
A New Year Carol
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Price: Free! Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
This is a radio play loosely based on Dickens's "A Christmas Carol". It is completely secular, and takes about half an hour.
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!