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Die Wettbörse verstehen und erfolgreich nutzen (Einsteiger Edition) kostenlos
Price: Free! Words: 3,380. Language: German. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Plays » European / German
Dennis Bundt präsentiert "Die Wettbörse verstehen und erfolgreich nutzen" nun als Einsteiger Edition! Was ist eine Wettbörse und was genau ist der Unterschied zu einem Buchmacher? Da Betfair keine deutschen Kunden mehr traden lässt, werden ebenso Alternativen zu Betfair vorgestellt. Den Leser erwarten außerdem leichtverständliche Erklärungen der Back und Lay Wetten, inklusive der jeweiligen Umre
Shakespeare's Hamlet in Plain English
Price: Free! Words: 37,590. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Categories: Plays » Shakespeare
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In the language of Shakespeare, meaning can seem obscure, its style elaborate and theatrical. This work presents the language of Shakespeare’s classic tragedy, Hamlet, in more natural and readily comprehensible English. This may prove of some value for studying, understanding and gaining superior appreciation of, and insight into, the play.
Trapdoors
Price: Free! Words: 27,170. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2018. Categories: Screenplays » Drama, Plays » Gay & Lesbian
This collection of claustrophobic stage dramas begins with ‘Chalk for Cheese’, a play about guilt and reconciliation between a father and son, with a distinctly peculiar resolution. ‘Stitching the Cherry’ is a three-act family drama, again centered on unfinished business, this time between two siblings. The third, ‘Walking Through Wire’, tackles the subject of homosexuality during World War Two.
Monosauce: 30 award-winning monologues
Price: Free! Words: 50,760. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Plays » Australian & Oceanian, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
"Monosauce: 30 award-winning monologues" is a collection of the most popular works by internationally-acclaimed monologue expert, Pete Malicki. These pieces have won 19 major awards between them and been performed over 600 times around the world. They are funny, moving, relatable, relevant and written specifically for actors. The volume is formatted so you can print and start rehearsing today.
Built For Abuse - Acting Monologues For Men
Price: Free! Words: 20,250. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Playwright and screenwriter Joshua James has gathered fifty monologues for men, collected from his plays THE MEN'S ROOM, TALLBOY WALKIN', 2 VERY DANGEROUS PEOPLE SHARING 1 SMALL SPACE, and many more, for actors to use for auditions, scene study or solo performance projects.
Lol :/ and Other Modern Devised Plays
Price: Free! Words: 33,970. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
lol :/ is a comical investigation into how we miscommunicate with technology as revealed by the story of two women reconnecting through Facebook. Also included in this edition: "Truth in Advertising", an emotional commentary on our twisted relationship with advertisements and "Wild World", the journey of two New Yorkers through a harsh city where you are the most alone when surrounded by others.
The Dreamers: A Play of Playing
Price: Free! Words: 24,440. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Plays » Shakespeare, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A reimagination of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream in the World of Warcraft dreamscape. This is a theater script for a dreamy play.
George....the Hero
Price: Free! Words: 22,320. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Theater
Meet George.She’s feisty, good natured and has the knack of walking into trouble. And at the moment, there’s plenty of trouble to go round. Bigg City is alive with rumors, there’s a smell of burning coming from the woods. Well...you know what it’s like with Dragons. They’re so cute and then they grow up....and grow...and grow..
Germanicus
Price: Free! Words: 43,330. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the first translation into English of the verse drama Germanicus by the Afrikaans poet N.P. Van Wyk Louw. The work was based on the first three chapters of the Annales of the Roman historiographer Tacitus. The drama has been considered a highlight in Afrikaans literature since its publication in 1956.
Churchianity: At the Crossroads
Series: At the Crossroads, Act II. Price: Free! Words: 38,400. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Christian » General
A young pastor explores the best path for his future ministry. His worldview is shattered by conversations with the Apostles John and Paul, as well as Christian leaders, from businessmen to pastors, from America to China. Restoring the “strategery” of the corporate Church to God’s original plan in Scripture is never easy, but it’s encouraging to hear from the voice of the past.
Who Will Bail Us Out?
Price: Free! Words: 38,460. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Who will bail out a Nigerian man who gets caught up in the drama of repaying the loan a customer of his bank took in his name when the customer suddenly disappeared into thin air with the whole money?
M.E.I.K.E Super Powers
Price: Free! Words: 34,080. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Dream interpretation, Plays » Ancient & Classical
Our brain, the first super computer, has been showing us, scenes, and synopsis. Everyone’s super computer has been giving a sample of our futures, sending us a sneak previews of what has to transpire throughout our entire life journey.
Chekhovs At Home
Price: Free! Words: 27,310. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Russian, Plays » Women Authors
Please God, No Wedding Or Shooting At The End!- Chekhov strives to write The Seagull, while characters from it, his own life, and Hamlet swim in his head. Anton, Himself - Writing a love story after The Seagull flops, Chekhov darts between passion, family, and disaster. Masha, Too - Irrepressibly seized by love, Chekhov's sister wrestles with whether to leave her brother's exciting life to marry
The Trace Beginning
Price: Free! Words: 22,960. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Peter Wynn is a brilliant innovator, but gets sacked. His love, Jill Magnifica, is the sister of the owner of the company that employed him, Turton Malevol. When Peter's discoveries prove right, will they be enough to save both love and the business? Written as a play in verse.
Visada yra ką pasakyti
Price: Free! Words: 5,690. Language: Lithuanian. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Vyras ir žmona vyksta į laidotuves ir linksmai kalbasi. A husband and wife drive to the funeral and talking about life, marriage and death. Ši radijo pjesė buvo pastatyta ir transliuota per Lietuvos radiją. This play was broadcasted on Lithuanian Radio (National Broadcaster)
A Woman of No Importance (Director's Playbook Edition)
Price: Free! Words: 23,250. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2017. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A classic comedy by Irish satirist Oscar Wilde. A young man is given a lucrative offer to improve his standing in life, but he is unaware of the history between his mother and his benefactor.
Bapticost: At the Crossroads
Series: At the Crossroads, Act I. Price: Free! Words: 32,410. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Christian » General
In the style of classic British banter, Evangelical Seminary Student meets Captain Charismatic… Jesus mediates. Trek through nearly every topic of debate in the American Protestant Church today. Easy-to-read, scripted format, and with limited playwright permissions included with purchase, you might just read what you’ve always wanted to say and learn how to make a friend you have always wanted.
Radio Plays
Price: Free! Words: 25,920. 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.
Kabuki-West
Price: Free! Words: 24,320. 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
Radical!
Price: Free! Words: 50,840. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
Radical! begins with a play, If the poor are on the moon.., about Mother Teresa (currrently freely available on the web). Monologs follow on artistic and scientific radicals (Berlioz, Sibelius, Sigmund Freud, JS Mill, Conan Doyle, Bernard Shaw, HG Wells, George Orwell, JB Priestley), as well as shorter features. Environmental verse and an essay on a statistical relativity conclude.