Plays

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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.
First and Last Month: A Play
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,900. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
A hilarious and uplifting play about three friends from the Midwest who make their way to New York City in search of new beginnings.
White Nights
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,050. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Category: Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union
(Drama, 2 Men, 1 Woman, Exterior) "White Nights" is a subtle, yet powerful story of four nights in the solitary life of a sensitive young man who defines himself as a "dreamer". Dostoevsky had written the short story in 1848, and there have been several film adaptations worldwide, including Italian director Luchino Visconti, French director Robert Bresson, and American director James Gray.
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.
Shakespeare for Slackers: Romeo and Juliet
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Series: Shakespeare for Slackers, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,800. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Five Rivers Publishing info@5rivers.org. Category: Plays » Shakespeare
You know, back in the day, Shakespeare wasn't considered elite. Oh sure, his plays were performed for royalty, but they were actually written for tradesmen, shopkeepers, average Joes, anybody who could pay a penny for a ticket. Mostly he wrote plays for the common man, using the language of the times.
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.
Insects
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 55,660. Language: American English. Published: April 25, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
By the year 2016 the fact that greenhouse gasses were changing the World’s climate was beyond doubt. Despite the irrefutable evidence, there were still those that refused to acknowledge that mankind’s actions were related to the heavy weather, now afflicting the planet. Who were these skeptics? In general, those that benefitted most from the lifestyle and status quo in the 21st century.
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.