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Wittgenstein's Hitler
By Jim Pangrazio
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Ludwig Wittgenstein is in Berlin to bribe the Nazis so that he may secure the safety of his two sisters living in Austria. Hitler learns that his old schoolmate is in city and asks to see him. Since Hitler personally decides on any change in Jewish status Wittgenstein can hardly refuse.
Words of Wisdom: William Shakespeare
By Students' Academy
Series: Great Oratory, Book 14. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Who other than Great William Shakespeare could have produced such beautiful lines: “Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind, And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.”
Ready Reference Treatise: Mother Courage and Her Children
By Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 108. 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
By Jim Pangrazio
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
By Jim Pangrazio
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
By Students' Academy
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
By Jim Pangrazio
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
By Jim Pangrazio
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
By Dave Malone
Price: Free! Words: 10,710. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
(4.00 from 1 review)
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
By Jim Pangrazio
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
By CC Beechum
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
By H Jason Schulz
Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
(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
By August von Kotzebue
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?
By Kamon
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 1,900. Language: French. Published: February 23, 2014. Category: Screenplays » Comedy
Kamon publie une pièce de théâtre drôle pour les étudiants de niveau primaire. Les personnages de Jack et le haricot magique, Blanche-Neige, Greg du Journal d'un dégonflé et beaucoup d'autres histoires célèbres s'unissent pour aider Jack à trouver sa hache et son cœur pour la lecture.
The War Against Us All
By Jim Pangrazio
Price: $0.99 USD. 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.
Stuff My Stockin
By Alexandra Eriksson, Sr
Price: $35.00 USD. Words: 119,880. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
The stories you are about to read are the product of a very special project sponsored by the Goodreads M/M Romance group—the online community for readers who love to read about men in love (Male/Male).
Literature Help: The Master Builder
By Students' Academy
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
By Marian Scadden
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,790. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
(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
By Students' Academy
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.