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If the Poor are on the Moon... The Work of Mother Teresa. by Richard Lung
Price: Free! Words: 11,730. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The Work of Mother Teresa, to fulfill her mission of love, this play follows. Only the strongest devotion could endure such sustained hardships and manage such achievements for the care of the poor and neglected.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Miser by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,010. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » Medieval
The play is inspired by the Latin comedy “Aulularia” by Plautus. Several incidents, a few dialogues, and Italian farces have been borrowed from the Latin comedy and Italian plays.
How We Analyze Riders to the Sea by Student World
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Educational
It is said that Synge’s friend William Butler Yeats had urged Synge to travel to the Aran Island and spend a few days there to personally observe the lifestyle of the people living there.
Bluffing by Richard Grossman
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Four old women meet for their weekly game of poker. But all isn't what it seems--somebody's bluffing! A 10-minute comedy...
Summarized & Analyzed "The Way of the World" by Student World
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
The present study guide includes introduction, plot overview, analysis of major characters, complete summary, and critical analysis. This book will enable students to understand the original text of the book better ; however, the detailed summary will enable readers to understand what the play is about.
Direct Pressure by Nicola Bradbury
You set the price! Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Plays » Australian & Oceanian
Linda's car hits a tree in the Australian outback. She is found by Jeff, an English backpacker. Unable to free her from the wreck and too far from anywhere to get help, Jeff and Linda share a journey of discovery about heroism, tattoos, the power of Grandmothers and, that truly living is more important than just trying to avoid death. Awarded second prize in the 2013 Noosa One-act Play Competition
Remain Vigilant: Two Linked One-Act Plays by David Ralph Lewis
You set the price! Words: 12,430. Language: British English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Kieran tries to teach new recruit Edwin the advantages of surveillance whilst on his lunch break. Thom stumbles on madness hidden in the basement. Remain Vigilant is two linked one-act stage plays, both set in the same secret government organisation that watches the nation. Both deal with paranoia and insanity. Who is watching you?
Meet Me On Lanai by J. R. Duke
Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 31,220. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A crazy priestess on the island of Lanai escapes from prison and seeks revenge by performing human sacrifices. In other words, this is a comedy. The potential victims have all been tricked into coming to the island for love, money, and adventure. What follows is a French farce in the middle of the Pacific Ocean with mistaken identities, plot twists galore, and grass huts with slamming doors.
Frankenstein: A Play in One Act by Paul Olson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,620. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Victor Frankenstein is obsessed with creating life - until he succeeds! The abandoned Creature is left to fend for himself and decides that his creator owes him and demands payback. Victor will either do what the Creature demands or pay the consequences. This one-act play may be suitable for some youth drama groups.
Lincoln's Luck by Paul Olson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,670. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Nonfiction » History » American
How does a motherless boy of an impoverished, illiterate farmer become the greatest President in the history of the United States? This full-length play follows the early life of Abraham Lincoln and his startlingly rocky road to greatness. A great play for a high school theatre or a young community theatre.
Clinically Un-Depressed by Will Holcomb
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,640. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Plays » American / African American
Clinically Un-Depressed is a dramatic comedy about a boy with a chemical imbalance which causes him to not be able to be angry or sad. Due to his condition, his psychologically abusive father and the grumpy old man in the neighborhood have to deal with him differently than they deal with other people. Anger does not work with the boy.
Cansei de Ser Belo & O Buraco - duas peças sobre a vaidade masculina by Emilio Boechat
Price: Free! Words: 18,240. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Plays » Caribbean & Latin American
Em "Cansei de Ser Belo" um galã de telenovelas acha que a beleza o está atrapalhando a ser levado a sério e resolve ficar feio para conquistar um cobiçado prêmio de melhor ator. Em "O Buraco" dois homens que vivem à margem da sociedade numa caverna e se divertem jogando pedras nas pessoas que passam do lado de fora, são lançados como novos talentos das artes plásticas e precisam lidar com a fama
Professional Science: international scientific journal by Professional Science
Price: Free! Words: 28,910. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2016. Categories: Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory
The journal “Professional Science” is the research and practice edition which includes the scientific articles of students, graduate students, postdoctoral students, doctoral candidates, research scientists of Russia, the countries of FSU, Europe and beyond, reflecting the processes and the changes occurring in the structure of present knowledge.
Jesus Después by Ryan Starbloak
Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
In this hilarious scene from GOD & everything, Jesus makes it up to Heaven and attempts to find peace in his father's master plan-- only to find GOD's been playing by ear.
My Lani by J. R. Duke
Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 30,230. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » American / African American
We all have regrets. Lani has more than her share including the biggest one, shooting somebody. Unable to face the consequences she hides from the truth, seeks solace in alcohol, and contemplates turning the gun on herself. Her mother will have none of that. Although dead for many years she visits Lani in spirit to help sort out her life and come to grips with her past, present, and future.
Zenginlik (Ploutos, Plutus) - Aristophanes by Aristophanes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,240. Language: Turkish. Published: October 14, 2016 by Guleryuz. Categories: Screenplays » Comedy, Plays » Ancient & Classical
Komedya’nın Babası olarak da bilinen Aristofanes(Aristophanes)'in eseri ZENGİNLİK (Ploutos, Plutus), ilk olarak M.Ö. 408 yılında sahnelenmiş olup, M.Ö. 388 senesinde revize edilerek tekrar oynanmıştır. --- ~ Eviren & Çeviren (Translations by): Yilmaz Güleryüz @guleryuz
Gwenllian ferch Gruffydd: A Play in Three Acts by Laurel A. Rockefeller
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,330. 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.
Saudade by Luis Alexandre Ribeiro Branco
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,620. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 13, 2016. Categories: Plays » European / Spanish & Portuguese, Fiction » Poetry » Portuguese poetry
O Prof. Doutor Luis Alexandre Ribeiro Branco, vive em Cascais, Lisboa, com a sua família, possui mais de três dezenas de obras publicadas nas áreas de espiritualidade, teologia, filosofia, poesia e participação em diversas antologias.
Oubliette by Justin Blasdel
Price: Free! Words: 20,590. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A group of insane individuals are cruelly kept in a prison where the only things to pass the time are to fight, fornicate, and play cards to see who can win each other's turns in standing in the light that infrequently shines down. All the while the doctors above analyze their patient's mental progress, and they don't always agree if kindness or torture are the best tools for the job.