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His Victory
Price: Free! Words: 13,740. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Plays » Medieval
Virtus a retired soldier is fighting in the Colosseum for this freedom and his family.
Literature Companion: The Visit
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 93 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 279. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
“The Visit” asks several questions. It questions Swiss neutrality during the Second World War. It also puts a question mark on the rise of fascism. The play also points critically to the rise of capitalism in the 1950s. Eventually, it tries to ask questions about the general corruptibility of justice.
"Top Girls" Made Easy: Literature Guide
Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 278 · A Quick Guide, Book 94. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 9,610. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
“Top Girls” by Caryl Churchill was first launched in 1982. The play is focused on a woman named Marlene. She happens to be an ambitious and career-driven woman. Her only interest in life seems to be women’s success in business and their careers.
Third Term President
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,600. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Third Term President, written by Joseph Godwin Ochie, a University of Nigeria-trained Political Scientist, is a predictive of the demise to which a perpetuation of self in power by a Nigerian president, who shall forever remain nameless, is to be fated. President Bande, an ex-military Head of State wants to remain in power for life. Find out who is this man.
Quick Guide: Three Sisters
Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 36 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 276 · A Quick Guide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union
World literature remains incomplete without mentioning the works of the Great Russian writer Anton Chekhov. His short stories are considered to be some of the most widely read works all over the world; however, he was also a playwright of great repute.
Literature Help: The Seagull
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 89 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 272. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 10,840. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union
The present book provides introduction, plot overview, character details, complete summary, and critical analysis; however, it is advised that the students, teachers, and readers must read the original play to enjoy the subtleties of literature which can not be summarized in any form.
Madman of La Mancha: A Stage Play of Don Quixote
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 24,670. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Categories: Plays » European / Spanish & Portuguese
A stage-play in 16 choice scenes, Madman of La Mancha aims to update Don Quixote for our post-9/11 times. Although often regarded as a “funny book,” Cervantes’s great novel is interlaced throughout with the Christian-Muslim hostilities that characterized his age (1547-1616).
El Misterio de la Máscara
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: Spanish. Published: August 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Plays » Women Authors
Es un cuento ilustrado que narra una historia de amistad en México Tenochtitlan
Les Dirás esta Palabra
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,670. Language: Spanish. Published: August 5, 2014 by Armando Nuviola, Sr. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / History & Culture, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Los capítulos que forman esta breve obra tocan parte del amplio abanico temático de una Introducción a la lectura de la Biblia. En sentido general, las “introducciones” tienen como propósito prepararnos para lecturas fluidas e inteligentes de una materia. Para leer –y vivir-, la Palabra de Dios con provecho espiritual, también es menester haber leído una intro-ducción a la Biblia.
En un minuto
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,640. Language: Spanish. Published: August 5, 2014 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Plays » European / Spanish & Portuguese
"En un minuto" puede vencerse la incomunicación, puede romperse el muro entre diferentes culturas, se pueden superar los miedos y prejuicios y atender sólo al ser humano que hay al fondo de cualquiera de nosotros.
The Trying Years: Patriarchs of League Unitus
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,130. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Screenplays » Drama
At this point the kingdom of Unitus has not yet evolved. The tribes are independent and engage one another in protracted tribal wars. The tribal wars eventually ends and five of the victorious tribal warlords (Wayne Van, Zog Hardy, Bill Sally, Sam Sou, and Lady Midi Cendor) proclaimed themselves Patriarchs and Matriarch of the tribes of Norwegia.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Caretaker
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 111 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 263. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
According to Harold Pinter, he wrote “The Caretaker” while he and his wife were living in Chiswick. There are some events in the play which clearly seem to be drawn on those events which had taken place in Pinter’s own life at the time.
Literature Help: The History Boys
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 83 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 262. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
The story of the play presents the struggle of the students to get access into a top-tier university. The play poses several questions about the purpose of education and the methods of teachings students.
The Best Man's Speech
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Screenplays » Drama
This is a wonderful monologue for a male actor, allowing for superb acting opportunities. A humorous yet touching play.
The First Man
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014 by Blue Ribbon Services. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Screenplays » Drama
A monologue for two male actors suitable as an audition or showcase piece. Is there any moral difference between a politician and a gangster? Between a banker and a loan shark?
Literature Companion: The Good Woman of Setzuan
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 81 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 260. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » European / German
The story of the play revolves around a young prostitute named Shen Teh. She struggles hard to live a life that is moral and good. She does not want to be abused and trod upon by those people who would accept and abuse her goodness.
Literature Help: A View from the Bridge
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 79 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 258. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
“A View from the Bridge” by Arthur Miller is a two-act play. It was first staged on 29th of September, 1955, as a one-act verse drama on Broadway. The play failed miserably, and consequently Miller revised the play and rewrote in two acts. It was highly successful and became very popular in a short period of time.
The Carousel
Price: Free! Words: 15,640. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 15, 2014. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
The Carousel is an absurdist farce. It employs conventional theatrical methods. Set and technicals are minimal but good performances are required from 4 to 8 actors (depending on doubling). A feature of the play is the use of mime and (apparently) illogical speeches. The reading copy is provided in the hope for performance.
You Know The Story
Price: Free! Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
A comedy musical about a cleaning lady having to save the kingdom's prince from a vengeful witch.
Emergency Meeting of the Yale University Women Philosophers Group
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Recently there has been a rash of campus sex harassment reports. Surprisingly, many have been tied to that backwater of the humanities, University Philosophy Departments, where students are taught about justice, morality and other high-minded things. When a prominent Yale University professor is implicated as a serial seducer, the women professors in the department decide they need to talk.