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The African Tragedian
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Shakespeare
Ira Aldridge, America's earliest important Black actor, became one of the most celebrated Shakespearean actors of nineteenth century Europe. This dramatic montage traces the joyous moment that performance can bring and the hurtful reality of being Black during racial slavery.
Play: A Play by Jed McKenna
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,850. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Play is written in seven vignettes which provide a mostly light and always rewarding overview of the journey of spiritual awakening as presented in Jed McKenna's Enlightenment Trilogy and Theory of Everything, published by Wisefool Press.
Reflection
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,020. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Screenplays » Drama
Reflection is an episodic drama predicated on the sanctity which some societies place on marriage and procreation and the stigma which a childless adult always carries. In a very moving, emotion-laden yet entertaining manner, the play takes us through various ages that reflect varying cultural practices and world outlook. It is a very good window into some other cultures.
Topless in Sydney
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Plays » Australian & Oceanian
Topless in Sydney is a one-woman monologue stage comedy ideally suited for both amateur and professional productions. It can also be used as an audition piece.
Children's Letters to a Holocaust Survivor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,980. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Plays » European / German
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In 1943, Esther Terner and 300 other Jews escaped from Sobibor, a Nazi death camp. It was the biggest escape of WWII and the subject of Rashke's book, ESCAPE FROM SOBIBOR. The book, and movie based on it, brought Esther many invitations to speak in public schools. Her story generated hundreds of letters from children expressing their concern and outrage. Those letters inspired DEAR ESTHER.