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La historia de la Gaviota y el Gato que le enseñó a volar by Claudio Valerio Gaetani
Series: Theatre. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,750. Language: Spanish. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Plays » European / Spanish & Portuguese
Kengah es una gaviota que por accidente queda atrapada en el mar de Hamburgo cuando este tenía petróleo, la gaviota por mas que se esforzaba no podía salir con su último esfuerzo y energía logro salir del mar casi sin fuerza alguna llego a un balcón donde Zorba un gato que estaba solo ya que su familia se había ido de vacaciones.
فرماندهان و اسپهبدان ایرانسپهر by Baktash Khamsehpour (Bahram Iranmand)
Price: $40.00 $20.00 USD. (50% off!) Words: 2,060. Language: Persian. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Screenplays » Sci-Fi
دو نمایشنامه که یکی در زمان گذشته و دیگری در زمان آینده است. «فرماندهان» گفتگوی دو فرمانده است یک سده پس از پایان فرمانروایی ساسانیان و «اسپهبدان ایرانسپهر» نشست چهار اسپهبد است در سده آینده در یک سپهرپیما
Play: A Play by Jed McKenna by Jed McKenna
Series: The Dreamstate Trilogy. Price: $8.99 $6.74 USD. (25% off!) Words: 29,850. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Plays » Religious & Liturgical(5.00 from 1 review)
"It is what it is, they say, but is it?" Play is written in seven vignettes which provide a mostly light and always rewarding overview of the journey of spiritual awakening as presented in Jed McKenna's Enlightenment Trilogy and Theory of Everything, published by Wisefool Press.
Winner's Competition Series, V. 1: Award-Winning 60-Second Comic Monologues, Ages 4-12 by Janet B. Milstein
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,080. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Wanna make them laugh? From her best-selling Ultimate Audition Book for Teens: 111 One-Minute Monologues to this masterful new collection, writer/actor/coach Janet B. Milstein has a proven track record for success. This new series adds a cool twist to the monologue process every piece was written for a specific student in a specifically sticky situation.
Stylized Moments--Turning Film Style Into Meaning by William McBride
Price: $32.00 USD. Words: 84,740. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Plays » American / African American
Concretely discover meaning in film by decoding the simple, often invisible, stylistic choices (significant camera placement/movement, lighting, spatial relationships, editing, soundtrack, etc.) made by directors and their creative collaborators. Readers are instructed in the language of film and interpretive strategies so that all films begin to speak in more meaningful ways.
Seminar: A New Comedy by Theresa Rebeck
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,570. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Plays » American / African American
In Seminar, a provocative comedy from Pulitzer Prize nominee Theresa Rebeck, four aspiring young novelists sign up for private writing classes with Leonard (JEFF GOLDBLUM), an international literary figure. Under his recklessly brilliant and unorthodox instruction, some thrive and others flounder, alliances are made and broken, sex is used as a weapon and hearts are unmoored.
Short Scripts for 2-3 Kids by Marian Scadden
Price: $3.97 $2.98 USD. (25% off!) Words: 12,070. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Theater
Young actors can have fun performing 15 short (2-5 min.) plays with a sibling, cousin or friend, in the living room, backyard, or wherever the opportunity exists. Many of the scripts in the collection are humorously based on well-known tales with twists so they can be performed by a cast of 2 or 3. Four of the plays can be performed by more. Basic stage terms & notes are included.
Winter Stars: Three 10-Minute Plays — From Tragedy to Fantasy to Comedy by Sonia Barkat
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2020 by T.S. Poetry Press. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
These three short plays move along with dialog that's beautifully natural, lyrical, and often surprisingly poetic. The collection includes one tragedy, one noir fantasy, and one comedy: Winter Stars; To the Shadows We Return, and Auras in Suburbia.
Captain Dreyfus (One Act Play by Jacob Gordin) by David Serero
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2020. Categories: Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union
"Captain Dreyfus" a drama by Jacob Gordin. A group with a strong male lead actor could produce this powerfully. The Dreyfus affair: a French officer of Jewish descent was falsely convicted of treason in 1894. Adapted in English by David Serero.
Ready Reference Treatise: Death and the King's Horseman by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 7,910. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
The incident had taken place in Nigeria during the British colonial rule. There was an important native chief who was going to commit ritual suicide, but he was prevented from doing so by the colonial authorities.
Aulularia - La Pentola d'Oro (di Plauto) by Andrea Adriani
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,100. Language: Italian. Published: June 20, 2015. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Traduzione e adattamento dell'Aulularia (la pentola d'oro) del commediografo latino Tito Maccio Plauto.
Tubstrip by Jerry Douglas
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,210. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2019 by Chelsea Station Editions. Categories: Plays » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Jerry Douglas’s Tubstrip, a risqué comedy set in a gay bathhouse, was a popular sensation when produced onstage in 1973-1974, in the era of gay liberation and the sexual revolution.
The Novelist by Theresa Rebeck
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,670. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A hit from Playwrights' Horizons in 2000, this delicious play by the author of Spike Heels and The Family of Mann is an intelligent and funny ensemble drama. A family of artists are both cruelly destructive and fiercely protective of each other. Paul, a Nobel winning novelist suffering from writer's block, his elegant but feisty wife, two sons an actor and an antique dealer.
Show Me the Franklins! by Amanda Kemp
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 11,910. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American
This play brings to life the enslaved people in Benjamin Franklin's households and workshops in Philadelphia, London, and Paris. Complete with endnotes and discussion questions, this is a great publication for reading groups and schools. K-12 Teachers, please contact me directly regarding your needs.
Saul, First King of Israel by Ben Chenoweth
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,170. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2009. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Saul, First King of Israel is an attempt to present dramatically the story of Saul found in the biblical book of 1 Samuel from the perspective of Saul and the prophet Samuel. It covers Saul's call to become Israel's first king, his sins and their consequences, and his fall into murderous jealousy as his eventual successor, the boy David, comes to prominence.
Belonging in Playback Theatre, The Greek “Playback Ψ” Theatre Company by Lambros Yotis
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,190. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2019 by iWrite - Pigi - Daidaleos. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Would you like to share your story? Would you tell it in front of an audience? Would you like to watch it being performed on stage?
"Master Harold"...and the Boys Made Easy: Literature Guide by Students' Academy
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 95 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 280. Price: $2.50 $1.25 USD. (50% off!) Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
The story of the play is set in South Africa. The action takes place during apartheid era in South Africa. The play presents the effect of institutionalized racism and hatred on the people who have to live during that period.
The Topless plays by Miles Tredinnick
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,510. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Three funny one-act comedy plays - 'Topless in London', 'Topless in Philadelphia', and 'Topless in Sydney'. Ideal for solo performances (amateur or professional) and also as an unusual audition piece.
The Ingenious Judge Dee by Hock G. Tjoa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,350. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Plays » Asian / Japanese, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A double homicide, a "reluctant" corpse, a bride poisoned on her wedding night--all taking place in a small county, one of fifteen hundred in Tang dynasty China, and all demanding investigation and judicial response within a month!