Plays » American / African American

Just So, It Happened
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Based on Rudyard Kipling's “How the Elephant Got His Trunk” and “How the Camel Got His Hump”, this play has a delightful cast of animals. The curious young elephants are disturbing everyone in the forest with their non-stop questions. The camel is being lazy and all the other animals must work harder because of it.
Everybody Knows That
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Princess Ada realizes that everyone knows things that she just doesn't know. So she strikes out to learn for herself. Meanwhile Alexandria Dragon is having the same problem in her town.
Literature Help: The Zoo Story
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 40 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 182. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Zoo Story” is focused on a conversation between Peter and Jerry. Peter is a middle class publishing executive, and Jerry is an eccentric transient. Peter and Jerry talk cordially in Central Park. However, as the conversation progresses, it slowly descends into violence.
Three-3-III
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
In these tales of three, the three pigs must outsmart three wolves; the three billy goats Gruff have three trolls to deal with (and one of the goats is female so she’s Betty Goat Gruff); and the three bears face Goldilocks and her sisters Curlilocks and Purplelocks.
Boxes
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
The parents are at it again and they've kicked their kids out of the house to go play. Several groups of children are trying to think of something to do when they come across some boxes on the ground. Then the imagination takes over.
The Tremendous Traveling Melodrama and Vaudeville Show
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
A traveling performing troupe has come to town. The owners get everyone organized; the actors make some changes; the stagehands go spread the word through town; and the townspeople arrive. What a show as the villains take on the heroes and the vaudevillians perform in between acts.
Literature Help: If I Were You
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Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 180 · A Quick Guide, Book 38. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
"If I Were You" revolves around an unhappy married couple, Mal and Jill. They are provided a chance to understand each other by discovering, quite literally, what either of them would do “If I were you.” In fact, the play provides them a chance to swap their bodies for some time.
Quick Guide: Woman In Mind
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Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 26 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 179. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Woman In Mind” by Alan Ayckbourn is definitely one of the best plays written by him. It was his 32nd play. It is uniquely original play that deals with a subject matter that is not very common. The play has two settings: a real world and an imaginary world.
For The Goose, For The Gander
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,930. Language: British English. Published: December 2, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
A radio play about a young and older couple. The men are employed, with equally educated unemployed wives. The trend amongst couples in emerging economies replaces the denial of men to let their wives pursue public careers with a ruse. Still the modern African wife is limited by the shackling desire to be a good wife first, not her spouse’s economic and intellectual inability to dictate to her.
Clickety Clack, Clickety Clack: Abe Lincoln’s Train Done Jumped the Track
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,460. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
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.
الجامع الريان في تفسير القرءان المجلد الأول
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,610. Language: Arabic. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
الجامع الريان في التفسير يحتوي على الكثير المكي والمدني والموضوعات القرءانية وكذلك التفسير التحليلى الذى يهتم كثيرا بالجانب العقدي........وهذا التفسير في أربع مجلدات دكتور سيد جمعة سلام
Thyme Crisis
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Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
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David has trouble with his bakery when he runs out of thyme to pay the rent.
Les Années Sourdes, Vol 1
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,650. Language: French. Published: November 10, 2013 by Book Case Engine. Category: Plays » European / French
Collection de Pièces de théâtre 1991-1992. Ce livre rassemble les pièces suivantes: Les Moustiques, 1991; L’Ascenseur, 1992; L’Ordre Alphabêtatique, 1991; Les Maîtres de L’Oblique, 1992; Les Machines à Ressusciter, 1992.
Show Biz Crap
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You set the price! Words: 17,600. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
A series of vignettes based upon daydreams by the author dreamed over a number of decades for plays and skits geared to noted celebrities. The works are described during an interview with Diane Sawyer. Other works by the author are referenced in the work. The book is labeled as adult content but is not porno, nor is the language especially vulgar. Some things might upset the kids.
The Last Resort
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Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
"The world has two kinds of people. There are people who, in order to survive the hardships of life, comfort themselves with fantasy and dreams. And there are people who can only see what’s real and quickly become bored and miserable." But what if you're one kind and your spouse another? The only solution: A trip to Dr. Felix Kraklebanger's world famous healing center, The Last Resort!
The Good, the Bad and the Stupid
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
A short, one-act comedy by Anthony J. Piccione about a suicidal man who is trying to kill himself, but is distracted by a fight between an angel and a devil, each of which is being paid to convince him either to off himself or not to do so respectively. Originally produced at Playhouse on Park Theatre in West Hartford, CT in August 2013.
Quick Guide: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
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Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 19 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 157. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” by Tennessee Williams is a Four Act play. It was first enacted in 1955. The play was produced by the Playwrights’ Company. It is known as one of the best known plays written by Tennessee Williams, and it is also said to be the author’s favourite.
The Baron's Daughter (A Two-Act Play)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,860. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
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)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,670. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: 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.
A Christmas Calamity (A Two-Act Play)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
When Cliff Foster's five daughters discover they're about to lose their house, two weeks before Christmas, they conspire to convince the banker to stop the foreclosure. Hilarity ensues in this 1930's comedy about a family coming to terms with calamity, and learning to count their blessings through it all.