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The Great Kingdom of Oxnard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
The Queen of the Great Kingdom of Oxnard must find a suitable wife for her poor dumb son, the Prince. But that is easier said than done, since he is a fool. She finally discovers a lovely wife, but then discovers the Prince is not really her son, but that her own valet is her actual son and Prince! This two act comedy roars through the absurdity of this royal court of fools.
REPERTÓRIO
Price: Free! Words: 1,860. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Plays » Medieval
REPERTÓRIO
Il passaggio delle sirene
Series: Teatro da camera, Book 3. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: Italian. Published: August 24, 2011. Categories: Plays » European / Italian, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Un uomo bendato e legato all’albero di una barca e due compagni ai remi. La barca della vita, più che un solido scafo, sembra piuttosto un relitto privo di vele e timone che, galleggiante su di un pelago fuori dallo spazio e dal tempo, si muove in una angosciosa immobile deriva alla volta di lontani e irraggiungibili attracchi diversi per ognuno dei tre nauti.
She is for him
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Opportunity comes only but once
推背图.袁天罡.李淳风.附另一残缺版本推背图彩绘钞本.刘伯温
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Plays » Asian / Japanese
《推背图》是中华预言第一奇书,传说它是唐太宗李世民为推算大唐国运,下令当时两位著名的天相家李淳风和袁天罡编写的。李淳风用周易八卦进行推算,没想到一算起来就上了瘾,一发不可收拾,竟推算到了唐以后中国2000多年的命运,直到袁天罡推他的背,说道:“天机不可再泄,还是回去休息吧”,因此这本预言奇书得名《推背图》。《推背图》共有六十幅图像,每一幅图像下面附有谶语和“颂曰”律诗一首,预言了从唐开始一直到未来世界大同发生在中国历史上的主要事件。
Literature Help: The Zoo Story
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 40 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 182. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
“The Zoo Story” is focused on a conversation between Peter and Jerry. Peter is a middle class publishing executive, and Jerry is an eccentric transient. Peter and Jerry talk cordially in Central Park. However, as the conversation progresses, it slowly descends into violence.
Rascal Rite for Christmas (A Two-Act Play)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,060. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Rascal Rite and her two sisters try to make it on their own. But times are hard in New York City, 1855. Orphans are being transported to the mid-west where farmers are in desperate need of workers. Soon, the Rite sisters are bound for Ohio too. But when it comes to finding a real home, Rascal Rite proves to be like her name—a rascal! Can they find a real home in time for Christmas?
Literature Help: Blood Wedding
Series: Study Guides: English Literature, Book 178 · A Quick Guide, Book 37. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
It is often said that the play "Blood Wedding" is inspired by a real life incident. The author, Lorca, is said to have read about a sensational crime in the Madrid daily ABC in 1928. Almost similar incident is presented in the play, with the help of several fictionalized other events.
Even More Plays From Behind the Zion Curtain
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 49,620. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Categories: Plays » Women Authors
The latest anthology of original, full-length plays premiered by Plan-B Theatre Company in Salt Lake City, Utah.
A Quick Guide to "The Birthday Party"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 33 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 183. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
"The Birthday Party" is set in a boardinghouse. The play is focused mainly on Stanley, the only boarder at the boarding house. Petey, the owner of the boardinghouse, and Meg, his wife, seem to be very complacent with their life and their boarder.
Los payasos
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,780. Language: Spanish. Published: July 31, 2013 by Erres Proyectos Digitales, S.L.U.. Categories: Plays » European / Spanish & Portuguese
La escritura de “Los payasos” nace como un acto de amor, aunque no de respeto, a dos medios: el circo y la televisión. Y es que tanto circo como televisión siguen caminos muy cercanos al teatro, quizás grotescos, pero caminos teatrales a la postre.
THE BLUE ENVELOPE
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Plays » Caribbean & Latin American
In a luxury hotel by the seaside, Professor Smith, the great scientist of all times, has classified document to render to the Mister President, but not all the gusts in that hotel are friendly and the good old man will have to be very smart to avoid being robbed.
Lucretia: A Play In Verse | 'An Historie of the Roman Borgias and their Daughter Lucretia'
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,370. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013 by Aquila Media. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Plays » Shakespeare
A play in five acts, written as an Elizabethan-style, historical drama, Lucretia is the story of the infamous Borgias, focusing on the life of Lucretia Borgia, the daughter of Pope Alexander VI. It is the precursor to the Novel 'Lucretia' also by David Krae. *With a special foreword by the author.
Playground for Talking Heads
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,230. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013 by Book Case Engine. Categories: Plays » American / African American
The Playground is the Thing: "Why did you bring me here? To a place like this?" asks the bewildered Kate while trapped in the conceptual hopscotch of Frederic Colier’s relentless imagination. As moral outrage resurfaces in our overtly self-conscious Look-Forward-In-Angst generation, it becomes apparent that our intellectual community is in dire need of a playground.
Cassandrian Cloth
You set the price! Words: 15,340. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Plays » European / Italian
Cassandrian cloth, a cast of 14. Set in Florence Italy, tells the story of twin sisters who fall in love with the same man.
Dog Assassin: The Musical
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,790. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A young grocery bagger makes extra cash on the side—but when he meets a young woman, his world turns upside down. A tale of spiritual redemption and love.
O Autor Esquartejado
Price: Free! Words: 1,600. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Plays » Caribbean & Latin American
Diretor e autor se dilaceram pela hegemonia da cena. Comédia teatral em um ato para quatro atores. Indicado a melhor texto nos XIV Jogos de teatro de Blumenau, em 2009.
Atascadero!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,710. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Plays » Caribbean & Latin American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Atascadero! is a One-Act Farce adapted by H.D. Greaves from Hans Christian Andersen’s folktale The Swineherd. A prince falls in love with a beautiful princess. Unfortunately, her beauty is only skin-deep. Rudely refusing his gifts, the prince, to teach her manners, becomes a swineherd, taking with him magical toys to entice her. O, the mischiefs that take place in the pigpen!
Perejila
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Adventure » General
A play - a twentieth century short story in dialogue. Set in post civil war Spain and based on a true story. Carlos and Dr. Ferrero reflect on their lives and one strange event in Carlos' life.
It Could'a Been
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
A children’s play with music highlighting three tall tales: Johnny Appleseed, Sal Fink and Febold Feboldson. Johnny loves more than anything to give apple seedlings to passing pioneers. Sal Fink is the daughter of keelboatmen Mike Fink and just as tough and extremely big-hearted. Febold Feboldson is by himself on the great plains of Nebraska and wants neighbors.