Plays » American / African American

Ravensbane
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.
Trieamgular
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.
Who Will Bail Us Out?
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?
Insects
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.
Sucker for Love (The last will and testament of Esuan Daily)
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.
Lol :/ and Other Modern Devised Plays
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
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.
Kabuki-West
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
Mastering Story Structure - A guide for writing unforgettable plays
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.