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Dog Years Within the Curse of 7. Six Plays, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1...Zero. by Xavier Cockroachal Damon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,950. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Six plays. "Dung", "Suicide Fanatics", "The Amnesiac", "The Unwelcome Visitors", "Memories of Tomorrow", and "Just One of Those Days"
Kaweah 1894 by Jim Pangrazio
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,770. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
It's 1894. The Pullman strike has led to a national rail strike led by Debs' American Railway Union. In central California two men ill treated by the Southern Pacific Railroad are robbing their trains. Large wheat farmers leasing land from the SP have just learned that the land purchase prices stated in their leases are a fiction. And the Kaweah community is destroyed. They unite to fight back.
A Duo of Plays by Judith Donner Hancock
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,080. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2015. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Plays » American / African American
THE LAST BUDDHA The Last Buddha opens in 1991 with the Cohen family planning a memorial service for their late wife and mother. The devastating impact on the family when one daughter speaks openly about her mother at the service is epitomized by the gift of a Buddha. WAITING FOR THE WORLD Jean Fleck flees New York for Vermont after September 11th only to find her new life and love threatened b
Why Men Womanize by Steve Owen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,680. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Plays » American / African American
This book is especially written to expose the reasons why men womanize, the process, gains and side effects associated with womanizing.
Trieamgular by james milano
Price: Free! 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.
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.
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?
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.
Desire of Ovid's Mother by Janet Walker
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 31,130. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Literary collections » Ancient & Classical
NEW and FINAL VERSION OF SCRIPT! JUNE 2015 EDITION. A hard-working single mother unwittingly becomes friends with the very type of upper-class woman her serial-killer son has targeted.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
Radio Plays by Karen Sunde
Price: Free! Words: 25,690. 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 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
Mastering Story Structure - A guide for writing unforgettable plays by Bill Johnson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,110. 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.