The Legendary Women of World History Dramas

Boudicca: A Play in Three Acts
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Dramas, Book 1. Price: $2.99 $1.49 USD. (50% off until March 9!) Words: 9,060. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015 . Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Theater
As the western world fell to Rome's mighty legions, one woman dared fight for English liberty. Adapted from the narrative biography "Boudicca: Britain's Queen of the Iceni," Boudicca tells the story of Celtic Britain's greatest and most legendary ruler in a format accessible to readers of all ages and productions of all budgets.
Catherine de Valois: A Play in Three Acts
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Dramas, Book 2. Price: $2.99 $1.49 USD. (50% off until March 9!) Words: 12,010. Language: British English. Published: June 11, 2015 . Categories: Plays » Medieval, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
War made her queen of England. Her love for a Welshman made her immortal. Adapted from the narrative biography of the same name, Catherine de Valois tells the story of one of the 15th century's most fascinating queens, taking audiences beyond Henry V and Agincourt to discover the real woman you thought you knew from Shakespeare's "Henry V."
Mary Queen of the Scots: A Play in Three Acts
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Dramas, Book 3. Price: $2.99 $1.49 USD. (50% off until March 9!) Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2017 . Categories: Plays » Medieval, Nonfiction » History » Biography
The tragic story of Queen Mary Stuart comes to the stage in this compelling period drama focusing on her life, loves, and reign. Perfect for community theatre and educational settings. Includes timeline and bibliography. Run time: 60-80 minutes.
Queen Elizabeth Tudor: A Play in Four Acts
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Dramas, Book 4. Price: $2.99 $1.49 USD. (50% off until March 9!) Words: 16,760. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2021 . Categories: Plays » Medieval, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
In this exciting and romantic stage drama you explore Elizabeth’s path from “Lady Elizabeth” to “Gloriana” through the lens of her relationship with Robert Dudley, a relationship far more contentious than most people believe. Politics and religion collide, provoking Elizabeth to console herself with her music, and a hard decision lays before her as plots against her life threatens her throne.
Empress Wu Zetian, A Play in Three Acts
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Dramas, Book 5. Price: $2.99 $1.49 USD. (50% off until March 9!) Words: 10,170. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2017 . Categories: Plays » Asian / Japanese, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Empress Wu's fascinating true story comes alive in this stage version based on the narrative biography "Empress Wu Zetian." Perfect for home schools, theater programs, and community theatres.
Gwenllian ferch Gruffydd: A Play in Three Acts
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Dramas, Book 6. Price: $2.99 $1.49 USD. (50% off until March 9!) Words: 13,630. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016 . Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Medieval
The inspiring true story of Gwenllian ferch Gruffydd, princess royal of the northern Welsh kingdom of Gwynedd and princess regnant of the southern Welsh kingdom of Deheubarth comes to life in this beautiful stage drama based on "Gwenllian ferch Gruffydd, the Warrior Princess of Deheubarth." Includes new historical material not included in the regular biography.
Empress Matilda of England: A Play In Five Acts
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Dramas, Book 7. Price: $2.99 $1.49 USD. (50% off until March 9!) Words: 23,920. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2017 . Categories: Plays » Medieval, Plays » Women Authors
Adapted from the narrative biography of the same name, this five act drama takes audiences across medieval Christendom to explore the fascinating life of the Angevin dynasty's forgotten princess royal.
Hypatia of Alexandria: A Play in Four Acts
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Dramas, Book 8. Price: $2.99 $0.99 USD. (67% off until June 9, 2026!) Words: 13,360. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2023 . Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Ancient, Nonfiction » Young adult or teen » Science & Nature » History of Science
The classical world is burning to ashes as Alexandria’s centers of learning engulf in flames. But hope is not lost! Hypatia of Alexandria, daughter of Theon, has the courage to stand up for what is right, even if it costs her life. Features Hanukkah prayers in Hebrew, challenging special effects, and ensemble casting. Perfect for educational settings and community theater.
Cleopatra VII: A Play in Five Acts
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Dramas, Book 9. Price: $2.99 $1.49 USD. (50% off until March 9!) Words: 17,200. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2023 . Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » Young adult or teen » Performing Arts » Theater & Musicals
Cleopatra’s life comes alive in this epic period drama. A woman struggling to keep her kingdom free of foreign control in a man’s world, Cleopatra needed every bit of her wit, charm, and advanced education just to stay alive. Navigating the harsh patriarchal world of Roman politics, Cleopatra proved herself more than equal to some of the most famous men of her time.
Margaret of Wessex: A Play in Four Acts
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Dramas, Book 10. Price: $2.99 $1.49 USD. (50% off until March 9!) Words: 22,110. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2021 . Categories: Plays » Medieval, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
In this stage version of “Margaret of Wessex: Mother, Saint, and Queen of Scots” we meet Margaret up close and personal – with a little help from her granddaughter, Empress Matilda of England. From exiled princess to political hostage to three successive kings of England to her marriage to the Ceann Mhor of Alba, Margaret lived one of the most extraordinary lives in medieval Europe.
Hildegard: A Play in Three Acts
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Dramas, Book 11. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until May 12, 2025!) Words: 14,560. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2023 . Categories: Nonfiction » History » Medieval, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Performing Arts / Theater
Explore Hildegard von Bingen's inspiring life in this beautiful drama featuring her letters and music. Ensemble casting. Ideal for community theatre, educational settings, and individual class lessons.
Katharina von Bora: A Play in Three Acts
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Dramas, Book 12. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until April 17, 2025!) Words: 15,190. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2023 . Categories: Nonfiction » History » European » Europe / Germany, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religious / Christian / Biography & Autobiography
The legendary life of Katharina von Bora Luther comes alive for the stage! Narrated by Anne Rochefeuille from “His Red Eminence,” Katharina von Bora tells the true story of the woman behind Martin Luther's Protestant Reformation in Germany. Ensemble casting. Ideal for community theatre, educational settings, and individual class lessons.
Eleanor of Aquitaine: A Play in Four Acts
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Dramas, Book 13. Price: $2.99 $1.49 USD. (50% off until March 9!) Words: 17,430. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2023 . Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / General
Aliénor was the most sought after bride in all of Christendom. The eldest daughter of Duke William X of Aquitaine, she inherited his vast duchy at the age of 15 and was crowned queen of the Franks that same year. In this stage edition we meet Eleanor in all her glory as she becomes first duchess of Aquitaine, then queen of the Franks, queen of England, and finally queen mother of England.
The Arban and the Saman: A Play in Four Acts
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Dramas. Price: $2.99 $1.49 USD. (50% off until March 9!) Words: 15,640. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2021 . Categories: Plays » Asian / Japanese, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Music. Martial Arts. Mysticism. Journey back to the beginning of the Mongol Conquests in this beautiful stage drama seeped in the languages, cultures, and spirituality of the Mongols, Jurchens, and Chinese. Perform medieval Chinese music on the liu qin. Dazzle audiences with martial arts. Meet dragons. There’s something for everyone in this historical romance based on the same titled novel.