Plays » American / African American

Ravensbane
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,240. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
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
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Price: Free! Words: 10,260. Language: American English. Published: January 25, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
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
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,670. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: 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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
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
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Price: Free! Words: 860. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
A short play about love between the only two people left in this world.
Literature Help: A Raisin In the Sun
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Series: A Quick Guide ยท Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“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)
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Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: French. Published: December 24, 2014. Category: Plays » European / French
Cette piece de théâtre accentue sur la corruption dans les institutions académiques du Nigeria.
Another Wedding
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 18,380. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Marriage is not for the feeble minded, it is not a “test –run”, it is for better or worse! But can one really get a partner that would be there through thick and thin? A partner that would walk on the Rose’s petals as well as on the Thorns.
Scars Of Beauty
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Price: $3.98 USD. Words: 1,280. Language: American English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
A book of tragedy, comedy and satire.
The Loiterer
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Price: Free! Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Nellie Ragsdale's feeling of apprehension about a stranger, whom she observes loitering outside her home, soon turns to one of pity.
Trieamgular
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,310. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
A tale of intertwining dreams for progress, a young man spirals through space and time in different universes to find the answers to himself and everything.
GEEK THEATER: 15 Plays by Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers
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Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 148,620. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Geek Theater showcases 15 science fiction and fantasy stage plays by some of today’s top authors and award-winning playwrights and is the first anthology that truly delves into the world of speculative fiction theater.
A New Year Carol
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Price: Free! Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
This is a radio play loosely based on Dickens's "A Christmas Carol". It is completely secular, and takes about half an hour.
Warning Shots
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Aella is a sixteen year old girl who has witnessed the worst things a girl her age can witness, the onslaught of the American Civil War. In this compelling monodrama from acclaimed playwright Everett Robert, Aella recounts her experiences witnessing the two attacks on Lawrence, KS and the lessons she has learned from them. This piece is perfect for the young, female actor.
Big Foot
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Price: Free! Words: 8,950. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
It was the first camping trip for the Trail Blazers and little did they know they would be hiking directly into a battle between a dangerous bear and the mythical Bigfoot!
Our Wives Have Gone Mad
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,050. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
'Our Wives Have Gone Mad' written by Joseph Ochie reminisces on the predicament of women in a male-dominated society;their triumph and their triumphant ululation occasioned by that triumph. So long as gender discourse rages, the play is a deep contribution to it.
Where Your Treasure Is
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,230. Language: Australian English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
In a series of plays written for a teen audience, "Where Your Treasure Is" explores a variety of Christian concepts, from the real meaning of trust, freedom and forgiveness, to the importance of exercising the gifts we have been given. Plays range from 8 to 70 minutes and usually require 6 or 8 actors.
Thy Fearful Symmetry: A Tragedy for Modern Man
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,650. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Attis just wants to get laid. But he doesn’t know how to be a man. Worse, he’s in love with his Women’s Studies professor at Berkeley--a known cougar. When his professor gets appointed to fill the remaining term of a retiring US Senator, Attis and his friend Larry plot to seduce and blackmail her. But their plan goes awry, and Attis’ frustration boils over into rape, murder, and self-mutilation.
Conversations with Dudley Dewlap: Audio Theater Scripts on the World from a Lizard Point of View
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,210. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Conversations with Dudley Dewlap: the World from a Lizard Point of View is a collection of short comedy, small cast, audio scripts with gender neutral roles. Lead characters are talk show hosts who discuss various amusing topics. The scripts can be combined or used individually. Additional cast can be used for the sound effects. Approximate running times range from 5 to 20 minutes.