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Ready Reference Treatise: Mother Courage and Her Children
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 108 · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The play is not set in modern times. It is set during the Thirty Years’ War of 1618-1648. The play revolves around a wily canteen woman, nicknamed Mother Courage. She works with the Swedish Army. She is quite courageous and she has decided to make her living from the war.
FreeDumb
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Sue is troubled. Henry and Elsie, an older couple, engage her in conversation out of fear that she may harm herself. Her concerns are tied to those of her soldier boyfriend Joe who has orders to return to combat. When a federal agent arrives at the diner where these events take place, they all must decide between the law and what is right.
Disturbing the Police
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,360. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Jerry is in court fighting a disturbing the peace charge issued during his one-man protest against increasing American authoritarianism. During his trial the courtroom is seized by a much more serious protestor and Jerry, his friend Richie, attorney Veronica, arresting officer Crowder, and Judge Durastein end up sitting on the floor while hostage-taker Forbin negotiates with the police chief. Even
Literature Help: Private Lives
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Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 217 · A Quick Guide, Book 51. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The play revolves around a divorced couple. They happen to be on honeymoon with their new spouses. It happens to be coincident that they are staying in adjacent rooms at the same hotel, and they come to know about it.
Life Science
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,730. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
An impromptu party to celebrate a friend's first real job leads to an intoxicating discussion on the pathways to truthfulness until a high school student drops in for a painting lesson and instead provides a lesson for the others through his life experiences.
On Top of Mount Zion
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
The time is the near future. Israel's bombing of Iran has turned into a catastrophe for the U.S. Since most Americans believe that our Mideast policy is controlled by American Jews in the interest of what is best for Israel, that produces a wave of antisemitism. A NY Jewish senator, his Israeli nephew and their friends discover a way to fight the bigots. Surprisingly, this is a comedy.
The Hearts of Blue Whales
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Price: Free! Words: 11,100. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
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This two-act play set in Kansas City explores the tumultuous relationship of Ozark characters Chance and Jessie. Given her meth-dealing father and absent mother, can Jessie overcome her insecurities and find love with the always persistent Chance?
POCS - Party for the Overthrow of the Capitalist System
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,430. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Vera feels the world needs a revolution and is working on creating a group to accomplish the task. Justin, her liberal brother, thinks she is just trying to symbolically overthrow their capitalist father who is a devotee of mass marketing. When he meets with his daughter to dissuade her, he can't help but admire how she has absorbed much of his marketing skills, or refrain from joining her.
Shakespeare For Everyone: Two Plays Adapted to Perform with Everyone, Even Kids Hamlet Much Ado About Nothing
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Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 26,730. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Looking for play ideas for your drama club or theater group? Do you need a play to perform with your class? Are the children in need of a class project? Look no further, here’s the book. This book is designed to convey Shakespeare to everyone in a non-threatening way. These two plays have been adapted for any age, from middle school to adults. Even a young person can pick this book up and do them.
Be A Force For Good
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Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
(3.00 from 1 review)
A humorous, one act play set in a space park with characters that I hope you will find enjoyable to either play or to watch. The play is about making friends and correcting mistakes but is mainly just a fun and silly play. This one act is royalty free. I hope you enjoy!
The Organs of the Brain: a farce in three acts, translated by Eric v.d. Luft, with an introduction, an essay, and an extensive bibliography of the first decade of phrenology
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,830. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014 by Gegensatz Press. Category: Plays » European / German
A rollicking contemporary satire of the phrenology of Franz Joseph Gall, with the most extensive bibliography of the first decade of phrenology yet published.
Qui a volé la hache de Jacques?
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Series: Pièces de théâtre, Book 1. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 1,930. Language: French. Published: February 23, 2014. Category: Screenplays » Comedy
Jacques ne peut pas trouver sa hache et le géant lui court après, quelqu'un doit l'avoir volée. Sherlock Holmes, Greg du Journal d’un dégonflé, Boucle d’or, la méchante sorcière de l'est et de nombreux autres célèbres personnages rejoignent Jacques pour l’aider. Peuvent-ils réussir? Un script de conte de fées humoristique qui sera un des points culminants de votre semaine du livre.
Who Stole Jack's Axe?
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Series: Play scripts by Kamon, Book 1. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Screenplays » Short
Kamon publishes a funny play for primary level students. Characters from Jack and the Beanstalk, Snow White, the Wimpy Kid and many other famous stories coming together to help Jack finding his axe and his heart for reading.
The War Against Us All
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Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Most Americans feel that our basic rights as expressed in the Constitution have been been circumvented by the combined actions of Congress, the President, and the court system. These three short plays are examples of why we all should be concerned.
Literature Help: The Master Builder
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Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 213 · A Quick Guide, Book 47. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Master Builder” was titled “Bygmester Solness” in Norwegian language. The play was first published in the month of December in 1892. It is said to be one of the most important and revealing works ever produced by Henrik Ibsen.
Digging for Leprechaun Gold
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,790. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
(For 2 adults to perform for children, with audience participation.) The lazy human, Fergal, doesn't want to work and she won't have to if she can catch a leprechaun and get his gold. Fergal has to use a lot of brain power to catch Ba, a tricky Leprechaun. Will Fergal get Ba? And if she does, will Ba escape? This interactive show is based on the Irish tale The Field of Boliauns. Aye, 'tis.
Literature Help: Uncle Vanya
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Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 212 · A Quick Guide, Book 46. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The play revolves around a family consisting of an elderly professor and his glamorous young wife, Yelena, who happens to be much younger than the professor. They visit the rural estate that supports their urban lifestyle. Before that the husband and wife had been living in city.
betrayal 1 & 2 the end of the line
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,700. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Plays » Shakespeare
When you got the chance to make something out of your life and then you came across a boy who ruined you and then denied everything that he did. Who do you turn to after that the opportunity is gone you are left with nothing but misery after all that you life changes for the better and great things happen. until you double cross the one that made you feel special and was there in time of need.
Moliere - House of Monkeys
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Price: Free! Words: 17,800. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
A play in rhymed couplets. A magical, musical and playful romp through the life, love and work of MOLIERE.