Plays » American / African American

Ready Reference Treatise: Death and the Maiden
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
“Death and the Maiden” is considered to be the playwright’s most renowned and influential play. The play deals with several significant themes such as politics, war, democracy, political and social stability, etc.
Live On Stage! General Grant vs. General Lee: The Checkers Game at Appomattox Court House
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » American / African American
U. S. Civil War generals Ulysses S. Grant of the Union, and Robert E. Lee of the Confederacy, meet in a mysterious checkers match to reenact and simulate their famous battles in the final year of the conflict. (A one act play)
DinerFrica
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A group of friends meet at a dormroom apartment to watch the African Cup of Nations Final, but the snack they eat becomes the topic of conversation. N.B: A production of this play was done for an event on the Penn State Harrisburg campus.
Literature Help: Long Day's Journey Into Night
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
The action of the play covers the time period of one day from morning till midnight in the month of Augusts 1912. The play is set at the seaside Connecticut home of the Tyrones.
Ready Reference Treatise: Death and the King's Horseman
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
The incident had taken place in Nigeria during the British colonial rule. There was an important native chief who was going to commit ritual suicide, but he was prevented from doing so by the colonial authorities.
Literature Help: Glengarry Glen Ross
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
The play covers the time period of two days. The story revolves around the parts of two days in the lives of four very desperate real estate salesmen from Chicago.
Dogs of War
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,020. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Screenplays » Comedy
A post-apocalyptic Adam and Eve under the command of a Narcoleptic Colonel are part of a military experiment gone awry. Dogs of War premiered at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in Edinburgh Scotland in 2001 to critical acclaim. .. an accomplished piece and probably one of the most intriguing examples of American drama at the Fringe" "The Stage" London's Theatrical Newspaper
Fish Dancing
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,450. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Fish Dancing was produced to Critical acclaim at the 2002 Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Receiving four star reviews from Three Weeks (Edinburgh Scotland) as well as The Scotsman (Edinburgh Scotland) who called it ".
The Brujo And The Four Professors: A 2-Act Play
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,820. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
CANDLE LIGHT AND GUIDED FANTASIES ARE POWERFUL NOT FOR EVERYONE A 2-act play. Four university professors invite a brujo to explain shamanism. He guides them into an alive, creative world which turns out to be both seductive and dangerous. He uses guided fantasies to help them explore the nature of reality and their true identity.
Literature Companion: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,650. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
The play includes a series of poetic monologues. These monologues are accompanied by music and dance movements. This form of performance was coined by Shame as the Choreopoem.
Dog Years Within The Curse Of 7 Two Plays Or Technically Would That Be 14 Plays?
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.
Orphan of Wits Play
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 43,200. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
The protagonist, Kenechi, a child, lost his father, a truck driver, to the epidemic In Act 1. At the same period, Mr. Patrick, a HIV/AIDS activist from East Africa, paid a return visit to his counterpart, Mr. Edwin, the Operation manager of Life Foundation, in the country in Act 2. This was at the time when HIV/AIDS response was not intensive in the country due to sanctions imposed on the military
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.
The Great American Western (The Lost Episode), A Musical Comedy
Price: Free! Words: 10,260. Language: American English. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a full length play written specifically for community theater. I am offering it to any non-profit theater company without cost to produce. (No royalties) .The Great American Western has won several regional awards and has been staged over 100 times. It is an edgy, politically incorrect musical that pokes fun at politicians, women’s lib, government, and pop culture. Have fun with it.
Welcome to the Beginning
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Women Authors
While writing for a young playwright’s competition, Bronxite Roxanna “Roxie” Ramos learns more about herself and her friends as they work through the hardships they face in high school.
Dung A Play
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.
Room 319
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Inspirational
Sixteen-year-old Nicole Davis has wound up in detention. But why? In Nicole's mind, it's only the goths, freaks, speds, nerds, and no-lives who deserve to be quarantined together after school. See what happens in this dramatic competition piece that reveals the true pain behind social ostracism and substance abuse. 6 female student roles, 1 hall monitor, and 2 offstage voices.
Cataclysm
Price: Free! Words: 860. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Gay & Lesbian
A short play about love between the only two people left in this world.
Literature Help: A Raisin In the Sun
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
“A Raisin In the Sun” is considered an autobiographical play. Lorraine Hansberry happens to be one of the first playwrights to sketch realistic pictures of African-American life.
La Récolte de Vie (Théâtre)
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: French. Published: December 24, 2014. Categories: Plays » European / French, Plays » American / African American
Cette piece de théâtre accentue sur la corruption dans les institutions académiques du Nigeria.