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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.
Bluffing by Richard Grossman
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
How do family members really feel about you? You might want to try a game of poker--it works for these "seniors!" A 10-minute comedy...
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?
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.