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Bloodlines - a play in two acts by Paula Parker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
"Ladies and gentlemen of the Gallery. Before you are three condemned men. You are here to witness their execution." Bloodlines is a stage play about Jake and Joey, two brothers who are partners in crime.
Leaping Off the Page: Easter, Mother's and Father's Day Edition by L. Ruth Carter
Price: Free! Words: 16,310. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a collection of worship services, plays, poems, and litanies to be used in church services for Easter, Mother's Day, and Father's Day. These programs are simple, requiring only small casts and minimal sets and props. While they do not include music, they suggest appropriate songs. The material has a good variety for both children and adults, and includes audience participation.
Saints on Stage: An Anthology of Mormon Drama by Mahonri Stewart
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 242,260. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013 by Zarahemla Books. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This volume anthologizes some of Mormonism's best plays from the last several decades, several of them published here for the first time. Included are historical backgrounds and playwright biographies, as well as an introduction that provides an extensive overview of Mormon drama.
The Christmas Spirit by Janice Davis
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 13,700. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This full-length drama provides an inspirational and thoughtful look at how some "Christians" work a bit took hard to force God's message on others. Set as a parody to Dickens' Christmas Carol, this story follows a belligerent woman as she tries to force her idea of Christmas on the whole town.
Two for the Chancel by Lowell Uda
Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013 by Rice Universe Publishing. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Two for the Chancel includes two Reader's Theater light dramas to be performed in the church chancel. The theme of The Easy Button is How freedom to choose came into the world and what it means for us, and of Four Drumsticks, Respecting God’s Creation while Honoring Mind and Community.
Leaping Off the Page: Christmas Edition by L. Ruth Carter
Price: Free! Words: 10,760. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A collection of plays, short stories, and poems, this is a resource for churches to use for developing their Christmas programs. The material includes simple performance pieces which can be produced by small, modest groups as well as by larger congregations.
Transcendology Can Reform Religions by Peace Seeker
Price: Free! Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Inspirational
A screenplay about a spiritual journey that can bring new perspectives into religions. John was mentally in sync with the entire community. It was like Tapping Into the Mind of God. This Higher Self is called by many different names, but it ultimately is beyond any metaphysical concept. Spiritual seekers have experienced the enlightenment and tranquility that makes life enjoyable.
Adam Mickiewicz's Forefathers' Eve, Parts II and III. A New English Translation by Charles Kraszewski
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,810. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Gustaw, a love-suicide, is called forth from the grave during the semi-pagan celebration of Forefathers' Eve to confront his faithless lover. Later, his selfish romantic love is turned outward, toward his suffering nation, as he takes on a new persona: the Messianic Konrad. Adam Mickiewicz's Dziady, the greatest expression of Polish literature, is presented here in a new English translation.
Winning Back My Beloved by Julie Merrin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: American English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This is a love story. You have a King. You have his Beloved. You have an Enemy. The Enemy entices the Beloved away from the King. The King will do anything, even sacrifice himself, to win her back. This story of redemption is intended to be performed as a dance/drama. It is especially poignant and applicable near Easter, but can be used any time of the year. It can be adapted to varying cultures.
Biblical Imagery and Quotations in Murder in the Cathedral by Anand Mathew
You set the price! Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013 by Unicorn & Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A martyrdom is never the design of man; for the true martyr is he who has become the instrument of God, who has lost his will in the Will of God, not lost it but found it, for he has found freedom in submission to God. The martyr no longer desires anything for himself, not even the glory of martyrdom.
In Their Own Words: An Eyewitness Account Of Christmas by Flip van der Merwe
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,660. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Plays » Religious & Liturgical(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Just imagine...What would happen if we could go back to that first Christmas, and have the characters tell their own stories? "In Their Own Eyes: An Eyewitness Account of Christmas" takes you back to that long-ago night, and the people who were there. Meet the characters everybody knows and also a few unknowns like Mary’s father, the innkeeper, and the little boy with no name.
I Can See God's Word (Skit) by Cheryl Rogers
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
This easy-to-perform skit is about a boy named Jake who cheats on his math test. When he gets caught, he finds an old Bible his grandpa left him and learns the truth: Jesus is the Word of God and that is how God saves us.
The Life of Joseph - Drama Scripts for People and Puppets by Owen & Stephen Shelley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,120. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
The story of Joseph is one of amazing heights and crushing lows which throughout display a God which is ultimately in control and working all things for the good of the fledgling nation of Israel.
Damon & Pythias - Drama Script for People or Puppets by Owen & Stephen Shelley
Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This is a dramatisation of a short story from ancient Greece. Damon and Pythias are friends and when Pythias is accussed of being a traitor and sentenced to die, Damon takes his place so that his friend can say goodbye to his parents. This short play demonstrates the love of a friend who is willing to die in the place of another. This can be used to illustrate Jesus' love for us!
The Life of Daniel - Drama Scripts for People and Puppets by Owen & Stephen Shelley
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
The events reported in the book of Daniel occurred during the time of the exile in Babylon. Although it was a time of deep despair for the people, it was also a period when spectacular events took place. These are some of the most dramatic events in the whole of the Bible. These scripts can be performed by either live actors or puppets and as a six part serial or as six individaul plays.
The Easter Story - Drama Scripts for People and Puppets by Owen & Stephen Shelley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
The Easter Story is presented as three separate plays which aim to portray the Easter story from a diffierent angle. If the Governor Hears - from the perspective of Pilate at Jesus' trail. Jesus is Alive! - from the perspective of the traders in the temple. Soldiers aren't paid to think - from the perspective of the soldiers guarding the tomb of Jesus.
The Christmas Story - Drama Scripts for People or Puppets by Owen & Stephen Shelley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
The Christmas story has been broken into 3 sections. Each could be performed separately or all used together. A 4th script "Christians Awake has also been included. This short script tells the story of the writing of the carol "Christians Awake, Salute the Happy Morn". It could be used very effectively in a Christmas service or Sunday School breakup.
2 Christmas Plays for Women's Groups by Regina Russell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
These two Christmas plays by Christian novelist Regina Russell will bring the real meaning of Christmas to the forefront of any Christian women's group. "Jesus' Christmas List" and "The Friendship Bomb" can be simply or as elaborately staged as desired for your group's needs.
Conversion Rites and Wrongs by Dr D. Bruno Starrs
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Plays » Australian & Oceanian, Plays » Religious & Liturgical(4.75 from 4 reviews)
This is a short play for a man and a woman, in which they discuss the pros and cons of converting to Islam. It is meanty to be comedic, not didactic. There are no fees for performance as long as the author is correctly attributed.