Plays » Women Authors

Jane Austen's EMMA
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,300. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014 by WordCrafts Press. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
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."
My Letter to Fear (Essays on life, love and the search for Prince Charming)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,930. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
From the ridiculous to the heartbreaking, Steffy’s essays explore the differences between the realities of today and the expectations of youth. Her own experiences, plus interviews with women over the course of two years, are the basis for these funny and sometimes challenging pieces.
Legítima Defesa - texto teatral para duas atrizes
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Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Plays » Women Authors
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.
Romualdo Angelo - Female Theatrical Monologue
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Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 3, 2014. Category: Plays » Women Authors
(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.
Desire of Ovid's Mother
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Price: Free! Words: 28,210. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Plays » Women Authors
An innocent friendship between two women becomes complicated as a grieving mother befriends her son's ex-girlfriend to try and find out why he committed suicide.
Art is Useless When You're Being Mauled by a Bear
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,590. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Plays » Women Authors
A full length play for the stage: Art Is Useless When You're Being Mauled by a Bear is a tragicomedy that explores one woman’s fantastical journey through grief and subsequent descent into madness after losing a loved one. A series of encounters with beings real and imagined; some straight out of a Grimm’s Fairy Tale, serve to move our heroine further toward the ultimate and unavoidable climax.
Prey (Two One-Act Plays)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,040. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Category: Plays » Women Authors
Confidence: (for two women) A successful Manhattanite arrives home after work to discover a roommate she has no recollection of living with. Tension (and a bit of hilarity) builds as the woman tries desperately to remember – and some of the resurfacing memories are decidedly unpleasant. Lemmley Park: (for two men) One man has
How to Succeed at Work Without Really Crying
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Plays » Women Authors
Dark chocolate has many health benefits, but how about dark humor? And speaking of health benefits, American workers are getting the shaft in terms of pay and health benefits. This dark little comedy is just what the doctor ordered. Dedicated to workers who bravely trudge on despite mistreatment, low wages, downgraded benefits, no benefits, and layoffs. A living rage has replaced the living wage.
Ten Plays: Short, easy dramas for churches
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 22,340. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013 by Philip Garside. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Lay preacher Rosalie Sugrue's short plays and meditations are ideal to present in church. They encourage us to engage with Bible and historical characters, and explore important themes. Staging is simple. Few props or costumes are required. Most work best with a combination of children and adults.
The Wolf in the Waistcoat
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Style Writes Now. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
A children's play, humorous, entertaining. Mums, dads and teachers might also enjoy reading this. Inspired by motifs presented in the fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm.
Cuento de dos cafés descafeinados
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,330. Language: Spanish. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Es la conversación de dos chicas en una tarde de café.Hablan sobre las relaciones, el amor, la sociedad, la dificultad para ser madres, la cultura de la imagen, las bodas, la relación entre amigas, disney...Una lectura rápida y amena escrita a modo de diálogo en lenguaje coloquial repleta de situaciones, ejemplos y bromas.Un rato divertido que te hará reflexionar.Un trocito de vida hecho palabras.
New Plays IV
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 40,320. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Plays » Gay & Lesbian
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.
I Killed My Best Friend's Father
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,520. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Plays » Women Authors
What happens when a war ends and the people left behind have to deal with the consequences? Two teenage girls are displaced by the conflict in Nepal. The father of one has killed the father of the other. As the ghosts of their fathers linger nearby, still fighting between themselves, the two girls battle to preserve their friendship and survive in a hostile world.
Maté al padre de mi mejor amiga
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,060. Language: Spanish. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: Plays » Women Authors
This play is about the friendship between two girls during the civil conflict in Nepal.
Talking Bones
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,460. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
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.
Square Blues
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
Square Blues follows, a reparations activist, his mother Odessa, who married a Jewish store owner in the 1940’s and her grand daughter Karma, an art activist, during one summer weekend in the early 1990’s during which each member of his family is challenged to stand up for their beliefs in ways that threaten to tear the family apart.
Flying Blind a play
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,240. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
Floral is a seventy-nine year old woman who has always dreamed of driving across country in the vintage Buick, Deuce and a Quarter she won in a lottery many years before. While sitting behind the wheel of the car at a Flying J Truck Stop in Surrender, Alabama waiting for her son to drive her to an assisted living home, sixteen year old Cherry asks her for a ride and the adventure begins.
Being dead isn't always so bad
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Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Why is there a dead man in Felicity's and Maude's living room and how can a cat help to solve the case?
Touching Lightly on Love and Death
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,200. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Plays » Women Authors
Well-known Chicago playwright Kathleen Thompson writes with intelligence,sensitivity and often wild humor about our deepest feelings. These three short plays explore how people in intimate situations--romance, family, friendship and danger--bring each other through . . . or try.
The Glass Family
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
(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.