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The Emperor's Secret Weapon
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,270. Language: British English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books
A short, funny, history play, for 7-11 year olds, Set in ancient Britain. Emperor Claudius has brought the Roman army back to Brittania, but the locals don't seem to be scared.In fact they are making fun of him. It's a good thing for him that he brought a secret weapon with him. Including full instructions for making your own accessory to help with the success of your play.
Short Scripts for 2-3 Kids
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Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 12,070. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Theater
Young actors can have fun performing 15 short (2-5 min.) plays with a sibling, cousin or friend, in the living room, backyard, or wherever the opportunity exists. Many of the scripts in the collection are humorously based on well-known tales with twists so they can be performed by a cast of 2 or 3. Four of the plays can be performed by more. Basic stage terms & notes are included.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Comedy of Errors
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 74 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 96. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The play derives the major part of its humour from mistaken identity and slapstick. Word play and pun happen to be equally powerful in this play.
God is Gay
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
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Her quest to make her son love God brings forth a revelation.
Morgan and the Martians ~ A comedy playscript for children
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Price: $3.35 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: British English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Ant Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Theater
Morgan is a bad boy. A VERY bad boy. When a bunch of Martians give him a Shimmer Suit that makes him invisible, he wastes no time in wearing it to school and creating havoc. Well, wouldn’t you? Suitable for KS2 or ages 7 to 11. Includes FREE printable classroom assignments.
The Dabawis and the Shargawis
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 36,880. Language: British English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
These are short stories written during various visits to Dubai and Ras Al Khaimah. Many of them were inspired by real experiences during meetings with interesting people and during long solitary walks in both cities and their surrounding countryside. Mikdadi tries to make sense of a hilariously disordered world. These stories are memorable and could not help but move readers, as Maeve Binchy said.
Antigone In Texas
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Series: Read A Play, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,450. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
Sophocles classic Greek tragedy is retold in the time of the Texas War against Mexico. Antigone, one of two remaining sisters of the incestuous marriage of their father and his mother, decides to bury her beaten and disgraced brother, the general and emperor of Mexico, against the orders of her uncle, General Creon.
Bloody Mary
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books
A short, funny play for children aged 7 - 12 years.It also contains craft activities, relevant to the Tudor period. Mary I is on the throne, she has decreed that everyone should now become Catholics. The general population are content to do as they are told; otherwise they would be burned at the stake. However if you don't pay attention to all the new rules, and your name is Parsnip. Look out!
Wie heeft don Cornetto vermoord?
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Price: $25.95 USD. Words: 4,800. Language: Dutch. Published: February 2, 2013 by De Scriptomanen. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Don Cornetto wordt wel eens de Godfather genoemd van de grootste maffia familie die zich ooit in Vlaanderen vestigde. Maar toen werd hij dus vermoord. Er zijn 5 verdachten, en don Cornetto is er zowaar in geslaagd de aanwijzingen naar zijn uiteindelijke moordena(a)r(es) te verstoppen in de playlist voor een maffiaconcert. Script voor een moordspel/moorddiner om zelf te organiseren en te spelen.
Season of the King
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books
A short, funny play for children aged 7 - 12 years.The book includes a craft activity relevant to the play. Henry VIII has to marry so that he can have an heir to the throne and so secure the succession of his family. However, things don't go to plan. After two marriages, no son. So after many excuses and accusations Edward is born. But a king's life is never simple....
Winning Back My Beloved
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: American English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This is a love story. You have a King. You have his Beloved. You have an Enemy. The Enemy entices the Beloved away from the King. The King will do anything, even sacrifice himself, to win her back. This story of redemption is intended to be performed as a dance/drama. It is especially poignant and applicable near Easter, but can be used any time of the year. It can be adapted to varying cultures.
Talking Bones
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,460. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
Talking Bones is set in Ancestor’s Books & Breakfast, a half empty bookstore in a small Southern town, where three generations of women, Ruth, her daughter Baybay and her grand daughter Eila, hear the ancestors through a broken hearing aid, whispers in the dark and in talking bones. The ancestors bring a message about love, faith and family.
Square Blues
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
Square Blues follows, a reparations activist, his mother Odessa, who married a Jewish store owner in the 1940’s and her grand daughter Karma, an art activist, during one summer weekend in the early 1990’s during which each member of his family is challenged to stand up for their beliefs in ways that threaten to tear the family apart.
Flying Blind a play
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,240. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
Floral is a seventy-nine year old woman who has always dreamed of driving across country in the vintage Buick, Deuce and a Quarter she won in a lottery many years before. While sitting behind the wheel of the car at a Flying J Truck Stop in Surrender, Alabama waiting for her son to drive her to an assisted living home, sixteen year old Cherry asks her for a ride and the adventure begins.
Cyrano
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Series: Read A Play, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,320. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Plays » European / French
Gallant but poor French swordsman and gifted poet, Cyrano de Bergerac, is in love with the beautiful Roxane. She, however, is taken by the handsome young cadet, Christian, instead of Cyrano and his huge nose. Christian cannot express his love and so Cyrano becomes the voice and the poet to the love he can never claim.
Pandora's Box
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: British English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books
A short, funny play about the Ancient Greek Myths, for children aged between 7 and 12. The book includes craft activities relevant to the play. Zeus has a plan. He wants to populate the world with creatures. He also wants to be worshipped. So he gives a present to two lesser Gods and asks them to create animals. But they go too far, and Zeus has a surprise in store for them.
Theseus and the Minotaur
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: British English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books
A short, funny play for children aged 7 - 11 years,including a craft activity relevant to the story. Theseus is sent to Crete to be sacrificed to the fearsome Minotaur. He is the greatest warrior in Greece. He always wins.But he hasn't yet met Ariadne, King Minos's beautiful daughter. When he does, will he meet his match?
La Balade à vélo des deux femmes nues
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,720. Language: French. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Plays » European / French
Adrienne et son amie Frieda assistent à la représentation de Tannhäuser au San Francisco Opera. Une fois l'opéra terminé, elles partent ensemble. La nuit chaude et sensuelle leur donne l'envie subite et frivole d'enlever leurs vêtements, de les fourrer dans les sacoches de leurs bicyclettes et de traverser San Francisco.
June Cleaver: Sexual Deviant
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
An absurdest comedy spoof about the American Television Matriarch, her Nuclear Family, and the nature of motherhood and women's' rights from the 1950s to the present.
Zeus Almighty
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,850. Language: British English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
A short, funny play about the Ancient Greek myths, for 7-12 year old children. The book includes a craft activity, relevant to the play. The story of the creation of life on Earth, according to Ancient Greek Mythology. But all does not go to plan, or has Zeus planned it too well?