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Closets - A Play by Persephone Litchfield
Price: Free! Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Plays » Gay & Lesbian
"You promise everything is going to be okay?" The Jamisons appear to be the perfect family, living in Kansas City, Kansas. However, secrecy and deceit lies within the white picket fences, and not every family is as picture perfect as they seem.
Oedipus Rex (Director's Playbook Edition) by H.J. William
Price: Free! Words: 13,710. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
Director's Playbook Editions help artists turn playscripts into productions, providing the interested reader with useful information Sophocles' masterpiece is often considered the greatest of the surviving Athenian plays and is a timeless tragedy. Oedipus, King of the ailing city of Thebes, must track down the murderer of the former king to restore his city. Translation by F. Storr.
The Day of Choice by BrianWare
Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Plays » American / African American
This is a one act play. Siegfried is hiding from the Nazi's in a mountain cabin owned by his family. His brother, Fritz, arrives and expresses his anger at Siegfried getting involved in politics. While they argue, they identify both past and present choices and how they determine the future path for each of them. This play is relevant to today's current events.
O Sol Está Quente & A Água Está Ótima - e outros casos do Detetive Parker by Emilio Boechat
Price: Free! Words: 30,310. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 20, 2017. Categories: Plays » Caribbean & Latin American, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Livro que reúne três peças de humor non sense, conduzidas pelo atrapalhado Detetive Parker, sempre envolvido com mulheres fatais e crimes misteriosos. O personagem é inspirado nos detetives particulares dos filmes noir da década de cinquenta.
A Love Letter To Shabbat by Arie Chark
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A Love Letter To Shabbat is a poetry collection. It is not well-suited for conventional use as a birkon ("song book"). The traditional birkon structure presents poetic brachot (blessings) for Shabbat, Chagim (festivals) and Yomim Tovim (holy days); Birkat Ja'Mazon (Grace After Meals); and Z'mirot (songs).
A Morte Vai Ao Teatro E Outras Peças Inéditas by Emilio Boechat
Price: Free! Words: 115,010. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 13, 2017. Categories: Plays » Caribbean & Latin American, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Este livro reúne nove peças inéditas do dramaturgo Emilio Boechat (conhecido pelas comédias CAMILA BAKER - A SAGA CONTINUA, TUDO DE MIM, LULUZINHAS e EU ERA TUDO PRA ELA & ELA ME DEIXOU) escritas entre 1993 e 2013. Os textos tratam de temas diversos como política, crise existencial, envelhecimento, morte, relacionamentos amorosos, separação, vaidade entre outros sempre usando de um humor ácido.
Mindfulness by Jim Pangrazio
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,880. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Four persons in their early 20’s have decided that a more satisfying life may be achieved with a few minor social adjustments. Toward that goal they are participating in group therapy sessions conducted by Lauren, a practitioner of dialectical cognitive behavioral therapy. A certain camaraderie develops between all involved including therapist Lauren and her friend Miguel.
Up By Wednesday by Robert Patrick
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,510. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017 by Michael McGrinder. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » American / African American
Four one-act plays from early Off-Off-Broadway's golden age by the era's most prolific playwright.
Inspired By Leonard Cohen by Arie Chark
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Leonard Cohen's strong spirituality was probably spiritually Jewish rather than Jewishly spiritual. Six Leonard Cohen songs inspired these six Jewish spiritual poems: Bird On A Wire, Dance Me To The End of Love, Everybody Knows, First We Take Manhattan, Halellujah, and Suzanne. Inspired By Leonard Cohen is poetic and musical, much like the Torah to which these six poems by Reb Arie contribute.
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 Guides: 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 Guides: 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.
Summarized & Analyzed "The Way of the World" by Student World
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: 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.
Pride and Prejudice, a play by Janet Munsil
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,680. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016. Categories: Plays » Women Authors
Janet Munsil's witty, romantic, and ingenious adaptation of Austen's beloved tale of Elizabeth Bennet and Mr Darcy is remarkable for capturing the tone and complexity of the story into a fast-paced, funny, and fiercely romantic two hours on stage. This adaptation is also extremely popular with schools and community theatres for its clarity, comedy, and large number of great roles for women actors.
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?