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L’Opus 24 à L’Opus 1
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: French. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
1960. L’époque des beatnik bat son plein dans la baie de San Francisco. Joe Lauricella, un machiniste de l’opéra de San Francisco, et son ami docker Erich von Neff se rendent, au volant de la Lancia rouge de leur ami Hans Holmen, au café Opus I où une blonde et une brunette sont toujours prêtes à se sauter dessus, au son de l’Opus 24 de Schoenberg.
The Blackout
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: British English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe
A short, funny play for 7 - 11 year olds, including craft ctivities. Set during the second world war. some girls are going out for the evening to the dance, but they don't have very fashionable clothes. There are some black-marketeers offering clothes for sale. The air raid siren signifies trouble as well. Ideal for a class or group project, or for individuals to have fun.
The Evacuees
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: British English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe
A short, funny play for 7 - 11 year olds including craft activities. Set during the second world war, it is about children who had to leave the cities, due to the danger from bombing, and live in the countryside. Ideal for a class or group project, or for individuals to enjoy.
His ... Or Her ... Suicide.
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Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2013. Category: Plays » Australian & Oceanian
(4.00 from 1 review)
A short play about suicide, written in the absurdist tradition. First published in "Antithesis" by the University of Melbourne English Department, 14, 2004, pp. 151-155. There are no fees for production of this play, as long as the author is correctly attributed, no major changes are made without permission from the author and the author is informed of the play's public performance/s.
All Fours
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Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2013. Category: Plays » Australian & Oceanian
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
A short play about gender differences, written in the absurdist tradition. First published in "Movimiento Paroxista Revista Literatura" (online) by the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México and the University of North Carolina, 1.1, 2011, pp. 17-25. This play is royalty free.
The Archives at Kanonicza 5
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,470. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
Audience-participation drama. A group of people gather at the archives of a famous, lately deceased avant-garde dramatist. What will happen when the Maestro, inexplicably, "comes back?" The actors and the audience are faced with a decision -- whether to accept, or reject, this blatant violence done to reason -- and much more is riding on their decision than they perhaps know.
Submarine: A Cold War Drama
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
At the height of the Cuban Missile Crisis, tensions run lethally high on both sides. A misunderstanding quickly escalates into a deadly choice: to strike or be struck?
Ready Reference Treatise: A Streetcar Named Desire
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 59 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 80. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Blanche comes from a very refined background. The Old South is gradually dying. They have lost their ancestral house and land. The life in New Orleans seems to be of low standard to Blanche. She can’t accept the world of the New South.
Biblical Imagery and Quotations in Murder in the Cathedral
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You set the price! Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013 by Unicorn & Pegasus Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A martyrdom is never the design of man; for the true martyr is he who has become the instrument of God, who has lost his will in the Will of God, not lost it but found it, for he has found freedom in submission to God. The martyr no longer desires anything for himself, not even the glory of martyrdom.
Laid Off - Victims of the Great Recession
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Price: Free! Words: 8,460. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
In 2010, in the wake of the Great Recession, Gibson Enterprises is one of the few companies that continue to do well and hire new workers in the weakened economy, where subordinate manager Lindsay Mallory interviews several the unemployed workers. During the interviews, she learns how they were each forced to seek new employment, and how it has impacted each of them and their families.
Murder of the Boy King
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: British English. Published: January 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books
A short, funny play for 7-11 year olds including craft activities with full instructions. Tutankhamun is the Pharaoh. Shortly he will be 18 years old and ready to assume command of hiscountry. His ministers have been in charge for ten years or more and are reluctant to give up their power.
The Lost Pharaoh
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,920. Language: British English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Ancient Civilizations
A short, funny, history play, for 7-11 year olds, Set in the Valley of the Kings,Egypt. Tutankhamun has been lost for thousands of years, but now Howard Carter and his team are on the case. When somebody dies though.... was it natural causes? Or is there a curse? Including full instructions for making your own Pharaoh's ceremonial Crook and Flail.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Midsummer Night's Dream
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 53 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 74. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Who could have thought that the vast and enchanting English literature and the English speaking world would be indebted to a person who had no academic higher education? Yes, William Shakespeare is the person who gave a new direction to the literary world and the academic pursuits all over the world.
In Their Own Words: An Eyewitness Account Of Christmas
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,660. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Just imagine...What would happen if we could go back to that first Christmas, and have the characters tell their own stories? "In Their Own Eyes: An Eyewitness Account of Christmas" takes you back to that long-ago night, and the people who were there. Meet the characters everybody knows and also a few unknowns like Mary’s father, the innkeeper, and the little boy with no name.
12 Short Christian Plays about Faith
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,140. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
These 12 short plays look at one of the most important elements in our Christian walk – Faith. Hebrews 11:6 tells us why: “But without faith it is impossible to please Him, for he who comes to God must believe that He is, and that He is a rewarder of those who diligently seek Him.” These short plays will help audiences know how to do that.
I Can See God's Word (Skit)
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Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This easy-to-perform skit is about a boy named Jake who cheats on his math test. When he gets caught, he finds an old Bible his grandpa left him and learns the truth: Jesus is the Word of God and that is how God saves us.
Tomb Of The Pharaoh
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: British English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
A short, funny, history play, for 7-11 year olds, Set in ancient Egypt. Tutankhamun is dead, and his priests must prepare him for the afterlife, but is the tomb safe?. Including full instructions for making your own canopic jars and Tutankhamun's headdress.
In His Name
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,060. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
Stephen believes he’s a Christian and assures all he does is supported by scripture. Even when he kills people. Now in a small town, he "falls for" Maggie. Unhappy in her marriage, she’s also drawn to Stephen, who sees their match as made in heaven. Now he just has to eliminate Maggie's husband, John. Some can justify any behavior by Scripture, and Stephen’s found just the right verses.
Ready Reference Treatise: American Dream
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 47 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 68. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,130. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Guide books or book notes are primarily written to make students understand the original text better, especially from all those angles which are often overlooked by a casual reader.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Man for All Seasons
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 46 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 67. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“A Man for All Season” in its early form had been written for BBC Radio in the year 1954, and its one hour live television version was made in the year 1957. Finally, Bolt worked on it and wrote it for the stage.