Plays » American / African American

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.
Mad Murder Radio Play.
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: American English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
This is a dramatic comedy play. A hard-up private detective, Rick Holiday, is asked by the glamorous movie star, Helena Corkham to prove that she is not guilty of murdering her husband, the great movie star Harvey Corkham. ,The police think that all the evidence points to Helena's guilt. Rick's assistant, Gloria Upright finds the vital clue that proves her innocence.
Why Men Womanize
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.
Quiero irme entre risas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: Spanish. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Plays » Caribbean & Latin American, Plays » American / African American
Una mujer, de pronto, se ve envuelta en interminables deudas a causa de su esposo, quien tiene un secreto. Esto la llevará a tomar una decisión muy drástica en su vida. Ya no es capaz de soportar tanta violencia y dolor.
Cómo vivir sin suerte en el amor
Price: Free! Words: 6,660. Language: Spanish. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Plays » Caribbean & Latin American, Plays » American / African American
Obra de teatro en la que, una mujer supersticiosa, vive su soledad al lado de una computadora, en donde finalmente encuentra el amor. Sin embargo, la mala suerte la persigue. La obra se ubica en la época contemporánea.
Dr. Frank, Therapy App
Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Who needs a real therapist when you can purchase the Dr. Frank, Therapy App, created by a world famous psychologist? At least that was Timothy’s thinking. But can artificial intelligence be as emotionally intelligent as human intelligence? Hmmm...you may be surprised! A 10-minute comedy and Boston Theater Marathon finalist
A Three Act Play: Dinner With Charles Darwin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Iconic scientist Charles Darwin invites a young American protégé to his home in the village of Downe, near London, England, where the two compare notes on Darwin’s theories of evolution, survival of the fittest, and the controversial nature of the theories.
The Broken Pledge
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015 by Shalako Press. Categories: Plays » American / African American
This play was first acted by Hank Nuwer as an Anne Frank fellow at Buffalo State College. Special thanks to my publisher Major Mitchell and to hazing activist Gregory Danielson for allowing his photo of his own close call at a University of North Carolina initiation to be used. And special thanks to the parents of hazing and alcohol victims Chuck Stenzel, Harrison Kowiak, Joe Bi
Surviving Romeos and Juliets
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Surviving Romeos and Juliets is a romp, a farce and fun to watch. A group of Romeos and Juliets help two teenage boys with their Shakespeare assignment. They make things worse, and confusion fills the stage, as personal problems and attitudes are revealed. The play is a great choice for a high school drama production because it allows teens, who love to perform, the chance to make people laugh.
Ready Reference Treatise: I Will Marry When I Want
Series: Ready Reference Treatises ยท Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
The play is set in Post Independence Kenya. It illustrates the legacies of colonialism and innumerable difficulties which the Kenyans faced after the successful overthrow of British colonial rule.
Creeps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,510. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Creeps is a play that teenagers like reading and like watching and like performing. They can easily relate to the characters and the action in the play. They have all been to the mall and they know how teens act when they are there. In the play a group of geeks are happily eating lunch when cool kids came along and insult them. The geeks are forced into action and the consequences of it are funny.
An Evening with Edgar Allan Poe
Price: Free! Words: 14,930. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Framed by the story "The Fall of the House of Usher," this stage play encompasses six other famous and not-so-famous Edgar Allan Poe stories into one entertaining evening. Included are "The Tell-Tale Heart," "The Raven," "The Cask of Amontillado," "The Masque of the Red Death," "The System of Dr. Tarr & Prof. Fether," and "The Facts in the Case of Monsieur Valdemar."
The Freezer and Other Short Plays
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
This collection of short plays includes the Freezer, the Boot, Man and the Bus Stop. From avoiding flying boots to the funny conversations people have while waiting for the bus, some of these plays are sure to delight and amuse. Others take a more serious tone hitting on the dangers of forgetting to leave the freezer door ajar and what happens when you lose the love of your life.
Standing By
Price: Free! Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A one-act 30 minute play about high school students dealing with the various forms of bullying that go on in their lives. The play takes a hard and honest look at what high school students go through on a daily basis to deal with the bullying that happens to them. Many of the stories in the play are based on real life experiences of high school students.
Grimm's Fairy Tales - a stage play
Price: Free! Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » European / German
Fifteen-year-old Jacob Grimm and his thirteen-year-old brother Wilhelm run away from home after their father's death. With the help of sisters Liesel and Gretel, they manage to survive in a world of wolves and foxes while encountering friendly ogres and the Bremen Town Musicians. This stage play has been produced successfully and is suitable for schools and community theatres.
Recital
Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A last request from a mother to a son in a long-broken relationship. "Recital" was a 2015 Boston Theater Marathon finalist.
From the Page to the Stage: Two Plays for Women
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,680. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Plays » American / African American
FROM THE PAGE TO THE STAGE: Two Plays for Women features two comedies, Grandmothers, Incorporated (Two Acts) and Stake Out (One Act), with marvelous characters who are both mature and memorable. The plays in FROM THE PAGE TO THE STAGE: Two Plays for Women are available for production. For those who want to enjoy a good read, FROM THE PAGE TO THE STAGE: Two Plays for Women delivers!
The Paper Fight
Price: Free! Words: 480. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Amish & Mennonite, Plays » American / African American
An inspiring short story for those who are struggling with severe trials.
All Is Well That Ends Well (A Short Play)
Price: $1.80 USD. Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
We have the Mr. Shawn and Mr. Mogera whose lives are inter-woven by silly events. One good deed deserves another and for sure, we should do good as the Swahili say "tenda wema nenda zako", which means "do good and go your way. True enough, the play seeks to demonstrate what the good we do can return to us, not with trumpets, but with the most unexpected of live's events.