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Away In A Sand Dune (AKA Jesus vs. Cannibals)
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Price: Free! Words: 9,500. Language: British English. Published: December 24, 2013. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Time-travelling ex-postman Harley Byrne's ongoing mission is to capture and make available for download “all the world’s music, ever.” In this stage adaptation of one of his adventures, Byrne takes a holiday from work but crash-lands on a tropical island on Xmas Eve. The natives' carols sound oddly familiar but, when Byrne interferes, the island's corrupt king condemns him to be eaten to death.
The Broken Flute
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Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
A motivational play that emphasises using your talents to acquire success instead of illegal means.
Desire of Ovid's Mother
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Price: Free! Words: 28,210. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Plays » Women Authors
A hard-working single mother unwittingly becomes friends with the very type of upper-class woman her serial-killer son has targeted.
The Tobacco Tasters
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Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013 by Merchants Press. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Russian
(5.00 from 1 review)
A marriage goes up in smoke at a tobacco tasting factory. A comedic play set in the real-life Yelets tobacco factory which still employs cigarette tasters, when the head taster dies, a married couple must compete for the coveted position.
Die Nixx Familie: The Price of Burial
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Price: Free! Words: 660. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Category: Plays » European / German
This is a one act play, the first of a new series, called "Die Nixx Familie". The setting is in a post WWII Germany following the lives of the Nixx Family. Written in English. Genre= Dramatic Script, Sardonic, One Act Play, Humorous, Short Read. In "the Price of Burial", the family must deal with the death of an in-law and handle the burial. If you liked it, please leave a friendly review.
Even Odds
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,160. Language: British English. Published: December 3, 2013. Category: Plays » Medieval
A tragedy with two characters, unfolds in fast rhythmic exchanges. A play and poem that treats the tale of belittled feminism and hyped masculinity, reassures of justice's persistence. It touches on the seemingly unsafe nature of life, as people manage the simplest things and still tend not to really mend the silly holes of doubts they breed, seeking to even the odds life throws at them.
For The Goose, For The Gander
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,510. Language: British English. Published: December 2, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
A radio play about a young and older couple. The men are employed, with equally educated unemployed wives. The trend amongst couples in emerging economies replaces the denial of men to let their wives pursue public careers with a ruse. Still the modern African wife is limited by the shackling desire to be a good wife first, not her spouse’s economic and intellectual inability to dictate to her.
The End of an Over Glorified World
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
The book has five different Chapters, Chapter 1 - Few But Sane, Chapter 2 - The Cradle of The Unknown, Chapter 3 - Timed Existence of Man, Chapter 4 - Injury Time and Chapter 5 - The End Speaks For The Beginning. The five chapters are all mind blowing, putting the readers mind to work, as he or she tries to make comparison between the reality of life and man’s true existence with relation to God.
Faulty Tales 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,440. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Faulty Tales 2 contains three original scripts that recreate the comedy style of John Cleese and Connie Booth in their British Comedy series, Fawlty Towers. If you enjoyed the television series you should find these scripts entertaining. This work was written to recreates the magic and humor of the original series.
Faulty Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Faulty Tales is an original script that recreates the comedy style of John Cleese and Connie Booth in their British Comedy series, Fawlty Towers. If you enjoyed the television series you should find this script entertaining. Download this free script and enjoy written work that recreates the magic and humor of the original series.
Clickety Clack, Clickety Clack: Abe Lincoln’s Train Done Jumped the Track
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,460. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Clickety Clack, Clickety Clack: Abe Lincoln’s Train Done Jumped the Track posits the Lincoln assassination and American Civil War as counter history. The novel’s troupe of modern-day actors visits Surratt Boardinghouse, Appomattox, the Garrett Farm (where assassin Booth were killed), and Ford’s Theatre. They reenact iconic scenes, hyping the theatrical aspects of each. situations.
Ol' Zak, After the Angel: A Monologue
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Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013 by Rice Universe Publishing. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Zechariah is struck dumb by an angel, in Luke 3: 7 - 18. His loss of voice becomes a metaphor for me, of forgetting that all things are possible with God. As I entered into ministry after graduating from The Iliff School of Theology, I wondered what would happen in my writing life. Would I doubt the birth of something new and lose my voice as Zechariah did?
Quick Guide: Major Barbara
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Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 22 ยท Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 166. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
The play revolves around the title character Major Barbara, who happens to be an officer of the Salvation Army. Her full name is Major Barbara Undershaft.
The Zombie Hamlet
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Hamlet is your ordinary, everyday prince of Denmark. His father’s been murdered, he’s going insane (or not), and he needs to shame his mother, kill the scheming uncle who has usurped his throne, and wipe out half the people in his vicinity to regain his kingdom. But when zombies erupt in Elsinore, his goal become even more improbable.
The Ingenious Judge Dee
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,710. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Plays » Asian / Japanese
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A double homicide, a "reluctant" corpse, a bride poisoned on her wedding night--all taking place in a small county, one of fifteen hundred in Tang dynasty China, and all demanding investigation and judicial response within a month!
Les Années Sourdes, Vol 2
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,770. Language: French. Published: November 12, 2013 by Book Case Engine. Category: Plays » European / French
Ce deuxième volume de pièces débute avec “Le Mollusque,” un long monologue du point de vue d’un escargot sur le malentendu existant autour de la définition du mot épicurien, qui le rend pas du tout heureux, puisqu'il est sur le point de se faire déguster. “Grisou en Atomiseur,” représente les premiers pas vers un théâtre psychologique, vers un soucis de vouloir capter une essence humaine.
Art is Useless When You're Being Mauled by a Bear
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,590. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Plays » Women Authors
A full length play for the stage: Art Is Useless When You're Being Mauled by a Bear is a tragicomedy that explores one woman’s fantastical journey through grief and subsequent descent into madness after losing a loved one. A series of encounters with beings real and imagined; some straight out of a Grimm’s Fairy Tale, serve to move our heroine further toward the ultimate and unavoidable climax.
Thyme Crisis
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Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
(5.00 from 1 review)
David has trouble with his bakery when he runs out of thyme to pay the rent.