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Running: The Alex Decoteau Story
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 14,540. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Plays » Canadian, Fiction » Historical » Canada
Inspired by the life of Alex Decoteau, this moving one-act play tells the tale of a Cree hero. Canada's first aboriginal policeman (in Edmonton, Alberta, 1911), a champion runner and popular figure, Decoteau raced for Canada at the 1912 Olympics, fought for Canada in World War I and was killed, at 29, in the 1917 Battle of Passchendaele. Appropriate for Grades 5 and up.
Before I Wake script and story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Plays » American / African American
David Conklin has a problem. Somebody's trying to kill him in his sleep. How long could you hold them off? How long could you stay awake? This edition includes the original radio play and the original published story, as well as an introductory essay detailing the curious history of this story since 1988.
The Second Shepherds' Play, translated into Modern English
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Plays » Medieval
A modern translation of a medieval classic. What had been a slice-of-life tale transforms into a nativity play, comparing and contrasting the poor peasants and their sheep with Mary and Jesus. Written in the fifteenth century by the Wakefield Master, The Second Shepherds' play uses uses comedy and pathos to explore the lives of medieval English peasants.
Snow, White & The Seven Daves
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2017. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
This one-act play depicts the chaotic first workday of a new receptionist at the law firm of Snow, White & Sevendorff, where all the junior attorneys are named Dave.
The Cave of History
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Screenplays » Period piece
This is a One-Act Play. This is a story about a Princess who falls into a cave and her and her servant need to get out and get back to her wedding.
Welcome to Saint FEEEPS, A Parochial School Comic Monologue
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2017. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Assistant Principal Mary Margaret Nordstrum serenely conducts the quarterly parents-&-teachers meeting of Saint Francis Ecumenical Evangelical Economical Parochial School while the principal and SWAT Team handle a typical Monday morning at the Preschool Building next door.