Plays » American / African American

Comedic Audition Monologues for Teens
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Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » Anthologies
This short free monologue book contains a variety of monologues perfect for auditions. The book has both male and female monologues that will leave directors laughing and asking for more.
Reality Book Group & 3 Other Short Plays
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Price: Free! Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
What’s more important, the book or the members? In "Reality Book Group," three college professors invite a book-loving ex-convict to join them. Selected from more than 400 plays written by New England playwrights, "Reality Book Group" was top-billed in The Boston Globe and performed at the 2012 Boston Theater Marathon. Plus 3 other 10-minute plays
Kabuki-West
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Price: Free! Words: 24,970. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Plays » Women Authors
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
Radio Plays
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Price: Free! Words: 25,700. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
(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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,120. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
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.
Lol :/ and Other Modern Devised Plays
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Price: Free! Words: 33,970. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
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.
Paws for Reflection
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Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A mans neighbour. kills his dog and he takes him to court to get reimbusment.
The Last Resort
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Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
"Welcome to The Last Resort! As you know, this is the vacation destination for people who have tried every way possible to have a satisfying, loving relationship--and failed." Can the Last Resort help Marla and Ken? Does alternative healing really work? Prepare yourself for an epic (!) battle between fantasy and reality... A 10-minute comedy.
Did You Say You Were Dead?
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Price: Free! Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Arthur Timber has been informed by Social Security that he has died. Unable to change their misinformation or explain to his wife or friends that he has not died, Arthur must resign himself to remaining legally dead, until he meets a strange bartender who confesses that he, too, is dead. This one act, four scene, comedy is an enjoyable romp into the absurd.
Thyme Crisis
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Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
(5.00 from 1 review)
David has trouble with his bakery when he runs out of thyme to pay the rent.
Reflections of a Unique Writer
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
As a college freshman, one student is given his first assignment for his mandatory English class. In this assignment, he must assess his various strengths and weaknesses when it comes to his writing ability. To do this, he must look back at his past experiences, and determine what his future holds in store for him...
Flowing In The Wing
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Price: Free! Words: 330. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Imagination is everything while our minds are forming and developing at a young age. As a young girl and boy release their imagination there is beauty that was never seen before.
Motel-Cell (a one-act play)
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Price: Free! Words: 11,320. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
A spiritual and psycological battle over the souls mind of persepition in the issolated cell of the cell's mind chained away from self and the reast of the world. john a philosopher of the road and a student of life, try's to figure out who his true love in his life is, while trying to figure out how his perseption of his mind are braking down in front of his eyes into total detachment from self
Text Messages
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Price: Free! Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
A play about how two friends reconnect one day, and all because off a conversation they have through text messages, it goes from friendship to something more serious...
Sophia's Silly Ducklings
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Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Theater
A short children's play about a little girl named Sophia and her four pet ducklings.
Who Will Bail Us Out?
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Price: Free! Words: 38,180. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Category: 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?
Shattered Hearts Glass (a Play)
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Price: Free! Words: 12,660. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
Down in the desolation of the desert of MedicanBow, Wyoming standing off depression and different verisations of the dark night of the soul. four characters nurse there troubles away with coffee, cigarettes and over done under done to luke worm steaks at the Virginian motel. a tragic comedy of the battle of over the sexes, with in the femanist mind set of the new man. a nonwyoming tail of wyoming.
Don't Make Love Blind For Lust To See
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Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
The idea of sorrow has always appealed me, but now I am ashamed of myself, I’ve brought boredom, regrets, shame and pain into my life. Today sorrow enveloped me like an evil web, caught in the gain I am afraid of, Tari… what have you done, why did I listen to my ego, oh God Help me, I am so sorry!!!
Big News
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012 by Bard and Book. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Four friends get together for dinner. One has big news. Big News by Joseph Shaw Bard and Book Publishing
Suicide Squeeze: An Existential Crisis At Third Base
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Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
It’s the ninth inning of the last game of “Philosopher First Baseman” Johnny Banner’s long major league career, and Banner comes to bat. When he hits a triple and ends up 90 feet away from scoring the winning run, suddenly he’s overcome by the feeling: What’s next in my life? But nobody in the stadium seems to care. Well, almost nobody... A 10-minute tragicomedy.