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Being dead isn't always so bad by Julia Averbeck
Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Plays » Women Authors
Why is there a dead man in Felicity's and Maude's living room and how can a cat help to solve the case?
Kabuki-West by Karen Sunde
Price: Free! Words: 24,970. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Plays » American / African American
Kabuki plays “dazzling” “haiku-like” Chicago Sun-Times “best of two worlds, fascinating” Oakland Tribune “resounds with Kabuki’s passion, fascination...in Sunde's adaptation, Zen philosophy is engrained into story, not imposed” L.A.Daily News “Essence of passion. Sunde's play compresses Homeric epic, is lucid and direct, makes you see and hear with awakened eyes and ears." Philadelphia Inquirer
Radio Plays by Karen Sunde
Price: Free! Words: 25,700. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Women Authors(5.00 from 1 review)
3 Radio Plays 3 Voodoo to Paradise: tropical night, mysterious wooden boat-load casting off for better future. The Sound of Sand: Blind boy’s mighty dangerous venture from sand-castle beach onto the sea. How His Bride Came To Abraham: Enemies trapped in no-man’s land make it paradise. An NPR, WNYC broadcast; a Bob Hope Award winner; a radio-adaptation of oft-produced, twice-published peace play.
Legítima Defesa - texto teatral para duas atrizes by Afonso Nilson
Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Duas mulheres em uma cela de solitária: a agente e a detenta. Uma já cometeu seus crimes e a outra acha que a nenhum castigo será suficiente para saldar a dívida com a sociedade. Mas algo está para mudar. Em meio à tortura uma chance de compensação ou vingança parece se descortinar em um lapso de tempo.
The Abortion Monologues by Jane Cawthorne
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,330. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Categories: Plays » Canadian, Plays » Women Authors
In these dramatic monologues, twenty-three women reveal the details of their lives, relationships and families as they tell the stories of their abortions. Sometimes funny, sometimes heartbreaking, but always thought provoking, The Abortion Monologues exist in stark contrast to the real world in which women seldom publicly discuss this choice.
Bad Girl: A Play by Karen Truesdell Riehl
Price: Free! Words: 15,680. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Plays » Women Authors
From the playwright... I wrote this play as a reminder of the harsh, unforgiving times that were the 1950’s, when uncomfortable words and actions were swept under the rug. If the dialogue sounds last century, or events seem improbable, we can be grateful they do. It's a fictionalized account of what happened to "girls in trouble." But the story is true. I lived it.
Romualdo Angelo - Female Theatrical Monologue by Afonso Nilson
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism(5.00 from 1 review)
The demonstrations of love and its lasting effects, sometimes lasting more than love itself. The nothing unusual story of a woman that loved more than was loved, believed more than the truths she heard, and who desired beyond the desire they had for her. With humor and rancor, a text about the resentment as a form of self-love.
Elvolution: A Two Act Play by Cheryl Thomas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,560. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014 by Sakura Publishing. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Screenplays » Sci-Fi
Based on the popular Christmas book by Jason Kinnear, “Elvolution: A Two Act Play,” illustrates the story of how Santa’s elves found their way from the drudges in their homeland of Elbania to the North Pole. The Elbanians, who are known as a smaller, quiet folk that are highly skilled in making crafts, furniture, and yes-TOYS, have suffered year after year under the oppressive hands of Viktor...
Oil of the Convent by River King
Price: Free! Words: 910. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.00 from 1 review)
A monologue about 9 minutes long for one female performer about a robot who until just recently thought she was human. In order to maintain the secret she had to murder a friend who found out, and is now wondering about her place in what's left of humanity after the robopocalypse.
Amina by Wendy Beach
Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: Australian English. Published: December 9, 2014. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Plays » Australian & Oceanian
'Amina' is a ten minute play script. A tragedy. Three characters (2m/1f). One or some of the characters are ghosts. The audience will not know who is alive, and who is not until the end. The piece is set in 1980s Lebanon, during the long civil war, in the basement of an apartment building that has collapsed due to bombing. Khalil says he has come from the future, in a near-death, drug induced sp
¿La Vida? ¡Un Teatro! by Eleonora Villegas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,020. Language: Spanish. Published: September 30, 2014 by The Little French eBooks. Categories: Plays » Caribbean & Latin American, Plays » Women Authors
Es una obra de teatro basada en hechos reales sobre la desconocida presencia del cuplé en la Venezuela de principios del siglo XX y de su tránsito hacia la industria cinematográfica venezolana.
New Plays IV by Plan-B Theatre Company
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 40,320. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Plays » Gay & Lesbian, Plays » Women Authors
Plan-B Theatre Company, based in Salt Lake City, Utah, has developed and produced unique and socially conscious theatre since 1991. Plan-B champions the work of local playwrights. This is our fourth anthology of our work published since 2008.
The Glass Family by Leonore H. Dvorkin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Women Authors(5.00 from 1 review)
A play in one act, in which the transparent characters – Glenn, Glenda, Gladwin, and Glennis Glass – offer their opinions on such weighty philosophical matters as being half full or half empty, accepting oneself as one comes from the Great Factory, the restricted lives of their costlier neighbors in the locked china cabinet, the fate of an unfortunate cousin with a glass jaw, and much more.
Talking Bones by Shay Youngblood
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,460. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Women Authors
Talking Bones is set in Ancestor’s Books & Breakfast, a half empty bookstore in a small Southern town, where three generations of women, Ruth, her daughter Baybay and her grand daughter Eila, hear the ancestors through a broken hearing aid, whispers in the dark and in talking bones. The ancestors bring a message about love, faith and family.
Petit Cri Cherche petit Corps version 2.0 by Corinne Tisserand-Simon
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: French. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Plays » European / French, Plays » Women Authors
Petit Cri Cherche Petit Corps est une pièce pour deux comédiens-danseurs et une voix. La voix dit le corps, et les corps incarne la voix. Ce « dialogue à 3 » conte la naissance, la vie, l’amour, la mort.
Jane Austen's EMMA by Paula Parker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,300. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Plays » Women Authors
Jane Austen's feisty, provocative and enchanting heroine, Emma Woodhouse, comes to life on the stage in Paula K. Parker's sparkling new adaptation, "Jane Austen's EMMA."
Jan of Cleveland: Radio Play by Liz McKeown
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Plays » Women Authors
Jan of Cleveland is a radio play designed to run approximately 28 minutes. There are only 5 speaking parts and minimal, easy to find sound effects. It is a Time Travel perfect for high school plays, college radio stations and podcasters. Detailed character bios are included.