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When Gods Were Men
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Price: Free! Words: 16,230. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Plays » Shakespeare
The financial collapse of 2008 has claimed both lives and fortunes as the collateral damage of unscrupulous manipulation. This play explores how the evil of those unpunished crimes becomes the downfall of all involved: the criminals, the ambivalent, and the innocent. A tragedy written in the Shakespearean tradition.
Three-3-III
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
In these tales of three, the three pigs must outsmart three wolves; the three billy goats Gruff have three trolls to deal with (and one of the goats is female so she’s Betty Goat Gruff); and the three bears face Goldilocks and her sisters Curlilocks and Purplelocks.
Boxes
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
The parents are at it again and they've kicked their kids out of the house to go play. Several groups of children are trying to think of something to do when they come across some boxes on the ground. Then the imagination takes over.
Romualdo Angelo - Female Theatrical Monologue
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Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 3, 2014. Category: Plays » Women Authors
(5.00 from 1 review)
The demonstrations of love and its lasting effects, sometimes lasting more than love itself. The nothing unusual story of a woman that loved more than was loved, believed more than the truths she heard, and who desired beyond the desire they had for her. With humor and rancor, a text about the resentment as a form of self-love.
The Tremendous Traveling Melodrama and Vaudeville Show
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
A traveling performing troupe has come to town. The owners get everyone organized; the actors make some changes; the stagehands go spread the word through town; and the townspeople arrive. What a show as the villains take on the heroes and the vaudevillians perform in between acts.
Four Fables of Aesop: The North Wind and the Sun, The Tortoise and the Hare, Belling the Cat, The Ants and the Grasshopper
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
This play starts with Anthula, a young Greek girl, who has just returned from the marketplace where she listened to a man named Aesop tell some interesting stories, mainly about animals. She’s not sure she understands the morals, so she tells the stories to the audience who sees them unfold before them. Characters are clothed in ancient Greek costume but have modern attitudes.
Literature Help: If I Were You
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Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 180 · A Quick Guide, Book 38. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
"If I Were You" revolves around an unhappy married couple, Mal and Jill. They are provided a chance to understand each other by discovering, quite literally, what either of them would do “If I were you.” In fact, the play provides them a chance to swap their bodies for some time.
Die Nixx Familie: The Sunday Cleanup
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Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Category: Plays » European / German
This is a one act play, the secoun 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 Sunday Cleanup", the family cleans the house while Radnick is an a "business trip". If you liked it, please leave a friendly review
Tevez: chi sei?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,610. Language: Italian. Published: December 29, 2013. Category: Plays » European / Italian
La vicenda umana e sportiva di Carlitos Tevez, il jugador del pueblo, dai primi passi nel barrio bonaerense di Fuerte Apache ai gol con la maglia della Juventus
The Man Who Wanted to Come to Dinner
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Category: Plays » Canadian
We see the wretched of the earth on TV. What if they could come into our comfortable living rooms and demand a more just distribution of food? In this play a group of New Age friends are trying to reach higher consciousness when a hungry man from the Third World arrives.
Quick Guide: Woman In Mind
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Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 26 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 179. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Woman In Mind” by Alan Ayckbourn is definitely one of the best plays written by him. It was his 32nd play. It is uniquely original play that deals with a subject matter that is not very common. The play has two settings: a real world and an imaginary world.
Literature Help: Blood Wedding
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Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 178 · A Quick Guide, Book 37. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
It is often said that the play "Blood Wedding" is inspired by a real life incident. The author, Lorca, is said to have read about a sensational crime in the Madrid daily ABC in 1928. Almost similar incident is presented in the play, with the help of several fictionalized other events.
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.
Desire of Ovid's Mother
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Price: Free! Words: 28,210. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Plays » Women Authors
An innocent friendship between two women becomes complicated as a grieving mother befriends her son's ex-girlfriend to try and find out why he committed suicide.
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: 10,440. 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: 13,930. 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.