Plays » American / African American

Kaweah 1894
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.
Ready Reference Treatise: Desire Under the Elms
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
Just like “Mourning Becomes Electra,” the present play happens to be an attempt by the playwright to adapt plot elements and themes of Greek tragedy to a rural setting in New England.
Drama Made Easy 2: Angels In America
Series: Drama Made Easy. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
The play examines AIDS and homosexuality in America in the 1980s. It is a very complex and often metaphorical play. The symbolic examination of the above-mentioned dreaded disease is highly admirable.
Pictures Shifting out of Focus
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,660. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Wife and husband Samantha and Joseph are hosting a matchmaking party, but their personal grievances against each other and the expectations the characters have of what a perfect relationship looks like threaten to expose all hopes for the future.
April Fools (Comedy/Drama Play Script)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,030. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Three roommates play an April Fools joke on their roommate by setting her up with a nonexistent guy. But when a guy arrives who has been beaten and mugged and can't remember who he is she thinks he is the guy. Things get interesting.
Acting Life, Monologues About Family, Friends, and Life By Kris Saven
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,150. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Women Authors
Acting Life contains comedic and dramatic monologues for both men and women. These moving monologues are perfect for any actor at any level of their acting career.
Short Scripts for 4-6 Kids
Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 13,190. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Theater
Here are 15 scripts for small groups of children to perform and enjoy. Each script runs approximately 2-8 minutes. Some of the plays are adapted from well-known stories and some are originals. Basic stage terms and notes are included.
Planet Rt-1, Classroom Production Unit
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 10,020. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Plays » American / African American
Home school or classroom production unit. Two astronauts are on a mission to investigate the disappearance of a survey team that vanished while charting a remote planet. (Level 6 through 12)
Two Plays For Children
Price: Free! Words: 11,960. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Women Authors
These two children's plays, royalty-free comedic fairy tales, Alice in Cyberland and The Emperor's New Clothes, may be performed by actors of all ages, featuring audience participation.
Dwyer, the Liar: Reader’s Theatre
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2015 by Quick Reads Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Theater, Plays » American / African American
Dwyer’s lies always resulted in getting him into trouble with his teachers, family, and friends. After his ninth birthday his lies caused his troubles to grow to humorous, gargantuan proportions. This story is presented as a Reader’s Theatre with an activity. Perfect for the classroom, as a homeschool activity, and the community theater.
The Pennsylvania Rangers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,480. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A novella/screenplay that documents history with a fictional dialogue and action of Captain Philips' Pennsylvania Rangers in the 1700;s. The United States of America, through the 13 original states who each cast off their status as a colony of Great Britain, all contributed to the War for Independence. All in this militia fought. British advisors helped the Iroquois attack frontier settlors.
Two Plays
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,100. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
These two plays mix religion and comedy. Henry Had to Go is an edgy satire about parish donors and what might be called inept handling of human resources. In addition all the characters exhibit, strangely in some cases, very firm opinions about music. Evangel imagines, somewhere out of time and space, a confrontation between the writers of the Gospels and four modern Biblical critics.
Adam's Novel
Price: Free! Words: 18,750. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Ancient & Classical
Adam Ferro, a salesman with cancer, takes his therapist's advice and embarks on a novel- something he's always wanted to accomplish. He creates a character that is at first too perfect to be genuine, who then gradually parallels the author's own trials, and both are challenged to "live" their remission- whatever that means to them.
Man In The Mirror
Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Man in The Mirror goes beyond simple combination of words, or well written proems and poetry. It is a must read pertaining all the emotions and feelings that any human being may feel at a certain point of their lives. Man in The Mirror contains powerful-inspirational quotes, as well as social-political related proems and proses. Most predicaments one may face in life are portrayed this book
Life
Series: Be Still and Let Me Love. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,210. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Stories and theater reviews celebrate life. From the laxative effects of diet green tea, a vendetta at a ski resort, skin cancer from sunbathing, bedbugs, an alcoholic relapse on a date, to time travel, this book pulls no punches. Theater reviews describe plays of the Irish Civil War, a zany family, a con artist, a writer in a trailer park, a soldier in Iraq, a prostitute as savior, and Scrooge.
Under the Sign of the Waterbearer: A Life of Thomas Merton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,860. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » American / African American
The author of this play, James Thomas Baker, knew Thomas Merton and wrote the original version of the play soon after Merton's death. This completely revised and rewritten version, done as an expression of love and admiration in 2015, is to commemorate his hundred birthday.
The Unknown Future
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 10,440. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2015. Categories: Screenplays » Comedy, Plays » American / African American
This Play Is Certainly Intriguing, Captivating And Worth Being In Your Library
A Duo of Plays
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
Finish Him!
Price: Free! Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
What happens when videogame characters are called upon to answer for their crimes? This play attempts to address both the positive and negative effects that the gaming industry has on society. Popular characters are called up one by one as witnesses in court to provide real word examples of each issue while adding a touch of humor to keep you reading till the end.
These Hands Are Clean
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
This short one-act play involving four characters is about a high ranking South African politician who has amassed sudden wealth through corruption.He, however , ends up in prison.