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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.
In de ketel
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 8,450. Language: Dutch. Published: July 8, 2014 by De Scriptomanen. Categories: Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Historical » General
Olga is een veteraan van de grote slag bij Stalingrad. Haar hele borst hangt vol met medailles. Elk jaar trommelt men haar op voor de traditionele herdenking. Die heldenstatus zint haar echter niet en smaakt zuur in haar mond. De jaarlijkse ceremonie is wel het lievelingsmoment van haar jongere broer, die de glorie van zijn zus graag naar zich toe trekt... Een tragikomische toneelmonoloog!
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: Free! Words: 3,430. 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.
We Interrupt This Program
Price: Free! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
A white collar family and a blue collar one are listening to War of the Worlds in 1939 in neighboring apartments.
The Mighty Samurai and the Evil Bird Demon Etsushi: A Kwirky-buki Play
Price: Free! Words: 12,210. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Kabuki style story (with an American/English Style Farce): a dishonored samurai comes to the aid of a lord and his daughter to vanquish the evil bird demon Etsushi.
The Great Carbuncle
Price: Free! Words: 14,580. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Adapted from Nathaniel Hawthorne's short story, a group of people in the 60's get lost in the Ozarks in a winter storm, but that's when they see the legendary fist-sized gem.
The Girl Who Stole A Star
Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
A star comes down from the sky and wants to play with a little 8yr old girl.
The Mud Monster
Price: Free! Words: 360. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014 by Style Writes Now. Categories: Plays » Women Authors
a children's ebook inspired by recent floods in the Balkans
The Boy Toy
Price: Free! Words: 13,260. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
(3.00 from 1 review)
Rich ex-trophy wife uses hypnosis to make her young boyfriend interesting, but it backfires when he goes crazy with each suggestion.
No Touching
Price: Free! Words: 16,990. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A painter is attracted to his male model as well as a rough prostitute he pays to only listen to his problems.
Losing Time
Price: Free! Words: 12,210. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
(4.00 from 1 review)
It's Daylight Saving's Time, and the hour Two is mad as hell that her hour is being taken away.
Flesh and Bone
Price: Free! Words: 12,990. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
An alien visits a planet of water monsters and tries to teach them peace. In the end, it allows a window for them to kill each other.
Count Orlok: The Bloody Truth about the Greatest Vampire to Ever Un-Live
Price: Free! Words: 17,040. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Count Orlok from the black and white film Nosferatu is putting on a play to represent what vampires are really like.
Color Me Blind
Price: Free! Words: 13,070. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Drug addict almost dies and the afterlife forces her to relive the parts of her life that made her what she is today.