Plays » American / African American

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: Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Theater
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: 2,060. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
"Welcome to the Last Resort! As you know, this is the vacation destination for people who have tried every way possible to have a satisfying, loving relationship--and failed." Marla and Ken fit the description, but can they really be helped? An epic 10-minute comedy...
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.
Do the Beatbox
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Price: $0.99 USD. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
This is a musical and picture book. With two children will enjoy rapping in an elementary style and doing the beatbox with three letters sounds. Good for the ages of 5 and 6.
Behind every cloud
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Price: Free! Words: 850. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
A short monologue meant for interpretation.
The Song of the Weeping Willow Tree, Part One
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Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
"The Song of the Weeping Willow Tree" is a story poem that is basically a reflection of life. Its really about how a person can see the true meaning of nature and of life in general in a willow tree. It is a story poem that has to do with the person in the poem visiting the tree and how you, the reader, become involved as well as the second visitor to the tree. It is a remarkable poem.
FLOWER
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Price: Free! Words: 300. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
"FLOWER" is a poem about seeing the truth of life all around us in nature. My writing, in general, always leaves a little room for interpretation as I try to engage the reader.
Dear Esther
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,790. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
This moving dramatic stage play chronicle how Esther Terner Raab and 300 other Jews escaped from Sobibor, a Nazi death camp in eastern Poland in October 1943.