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Kabuki-West by Karen Sunde
Price: Free! Words: 24,970. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Plays » American / African American
Kabuki plays “dazzling” “haiku-like” Chicago Sun-Times “best of two worlds, fascinating” Oakland Tribune “resounds with Kabuki’s passion, fascination...in Sunde's adaptation, Zen philosophy is engrained into story, not imposed” L.A.Daily News “Essence of passion. Sunde's play compresses Homeric epic, is lucid and direct, makes you see and hear with awakened eyes and ears." Philadelphia Inquirer
Lol :/ and Other Modern Devised Plays by Terry Fletcher
Price: Free! Words: 33,970. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
lol :/ is a comical investigation into how we miscommunicate with technology as revealed by the story of two women reconnecting through Facebook. Also included in this edition: "Truth in Advertising", an emotional commentary on our twisted relationship with advertisements and "Wild World", the journey of two New Yorkers through a harsh city where you are the most alone when surrounded by others.
Radio Plays by Karen Sunde
Price: Free! Words: 25,700. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Women Authors(5.00 from 1 review)
3 Radio Plays 3 Voodoo to Paradise: tropical night, mysterious wooden boat-load casting off for better future. The Sound of Sand: Blind boy’s mighty dangerous venture from sand-castle beach onto the sea. How His Bride Came To Abraham: Enemies trapped in no-man’s land make it paradise. An NPR, WNYC broadcast; a Bob Hope Award winner; a radio-adaptation of oft-produced, twice-published peace play.
Mastering Story Structure - A guide for writing unforgettable plays by Bill Johnson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,120. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Nonfiction » Publishing » Playwriting
Bill Johnson uses reviews of Romeo and Juliet, The Heidi Chronicles, Death of a Salesman, Hamlet, and The Iceman Cometh to teach the art and craft of writing powerful plays. Using this guide, you'll be able to learn about writing plays from masters of the craft.
Who Will Bail Us Out? by Emmy Boy
Price: Free! Words: 38,460. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Who will bail out a Nigerian man who gets caught up in the drama of repaying the loan a customer of his bank took in his name when the customer suddenly disappeared into thin air with the whole money?
Feldman - A Play in Three Acts by David Rade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,350. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014 by Cedars Spring Books. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Screenplays » Drama
Arrested for panhandling with $20k in his bag, Danny Feldman is confronted by a system determined to institutionalize him "in his own best interests." His freedom depends on the defense of a compassionate lawyer who volunteers to represent him against all odds. Danny’s struggle touches our hearts. FELDMAN raises questions about justice, mental health, individual rights, what it is to be free.
The Fading Flower and Swallow the Sun by Mahonri Stewart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,550. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012 by Zarahemla Books. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
In "The Fading Flower," when the son of Emma and Joseph Smith starts investigating the mysteries behind his father's involvement in polygamy, Emma must confront a chapter in her life that she would have rather left closed. "Swallow the Sun" follows C. S. Lewis on his journey from staunch atheist to one of the world's greatest defenders of Christianity.
The Unwed Widow by Jack R. Stanley
Series: Read A Play, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,410. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Young widow Ann Kidd arrives at Brenda’s Caribbean private beach resort to meet the newest member of Brenda’s “Scandal Survivor” club. He’s Travis Masterson a young TV star who has recently been trashed by the media for sexcapades which are not true. And Travis is also Ann’s husband, not her widow.
The Baron's Daughter (A Two-Act Play) by Mary E Hanks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,860. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » American / African American
The citizens of Miles Gap want land for a church. But greedy Baron Von Zandenberg stubbornly refuses to sell or give his land away. Local cowboy, Jeb Donovan, tries convincing the Baron it's the right thing to do, only to get himself beat up by the Baron's men. All hope for a church seems lost . . . until Cassandra, the Baron's daughter, returns to Miles Gap.
Trouble Junction (A Two-Act Play) by Mary E Hanks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,670. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American
With almost-famous names like Wyatt Flerp and Messy James, there's bound to be trouble. Everywhere Wyatt goes, somebody's out to get him, sure he's that other Wyatt. And Messy craves one thing—for the townspeople to notice him. Life is filled with ups and downs, and sometimes things just don't turn out the way you might expect, especially in a town called Trouble Junction.
Insects by Terrence Aubrey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,660. Language: American English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
By the year 2016 the fact that greenhouse gasses were changing the World’s climate was beyond doubt. Despite the irrefutable evidence, there were still those that refused to acknowledge that mankind’s actions were related to the heavy weather, now afflicting the planet. Who were these skeptics? In general, those that benefitted most from the lifestyle and status quo in the 21st century.
Clickety Clack, Clickety Clack: Abe Lincoln’s Train Done Jumped the Track by Lee Williams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,460. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Plays » American / African American
Clickety Clack, Clickety Clack: Abe Lincoln’s Train Done Jumped the Track posits the Lincoln assassination and American Civil War as counter history. The novel’s troupe of modern-day actors visits Surratt Boardinghouse, Appomattox, the Garrett Farm (where assassin Booth were killed), and Ford’s Theatre. They reenact iconic scenes, hyping the theatrical aspects of each. situations.
18 Plays For Untalented Actors by Robert Crayola
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,440. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Everything you need to begin your lifestyle as an actor: 18 short plays by Robert Crayola. "These scenes were designed with the neophyte actor in mind. Most theater requires effort, practice, timing, and skill. Not these scenes... I have so infused these scenes with my genius that it's a wonder you even need to show up." -- Robert Crayola, from the Introduction
POCS - Party for the Overthrow of the Capitalist System by Jim Pangrazio
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,530. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: 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.
Trieamgular by james milano
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,310. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A tale of intertwining dreams for progress, a young man spirals through space and time in different universes to find the answers to himself and everything.
Ravensbane by Mary J. Carter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,240. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
A woman wronged in love calls upon the mystical spirits to spell a scarecrow in order to avenge her past. Tragedy ensues when her enchanting puppet discovers he has a soul. Inspired by Nathaniel Hawthorne's short story, Feathertop, and the 1908 play, Scarecrow, by Percy MacKaye, this revised two-act play with alternative light and dark endings is perfect for school and amateur theater productions.
Dog Years Within The Curse Of 7 Two Plays Or Technically Would That Be 14 Plays? by Xavier Cockroachal Damon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,430. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
It is a book containing two plays, "The Unwelcome Visitors", a play that is in many ways about memory and family, or a complete lack thereof, and "Memories of Tomorrow", where Roger is trying to do something meaningful and important. He is trying to count a very large pile of potatoes.
Dung A Play by Xavier Cockroachal Damon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,700. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Dung. Play I wrote. Absurdist. That's the style. Look, I really suck at writing these descriptions. If that style appeals to you at all, check out the long description which also sucks, but, people please, costs nothing to look at the samples. Do it, don't, whatever. Things happen. There are things. If interested in things happening, check it out, or don't, . Worst descript yet. Digress is best.
Sucker for Love (The last will and testament of Esuan Daily) by A.L. HENDERSON, Sr
You set the price! Words: 59,360. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
With all of it's distractions and wrong turns life is a difficult maze to navigate. It is often difficult to find the right path. Esuan Daily is no stranger to making mistakes. Mistakes are human. Mistakes are a learning tool. But some mistakes are ruinous and some can even be downright fatal. Especially when mixing love, money, pistols, and power.
In His Name by William Kritlow
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,060. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Inspirational
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.