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Ordinary People by Carlos Malbrew
Price: Free! Words: 9,870. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » American / African American
Whatever love is, Chris and Kim have it. But Kim understands that sometimes life demands more. Whatever success is, Mark and Sasha have that, but Mark could care less. As Chris and Kim's two-year wedding anniversary approaches, Mark and Sasha have some news of their own, but until Mark resolves the issues of his past; how can he move forward with Sasha? Life is a long road with many paths, and the
My Father's Choice by Joseph Jacob
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 7, 2017. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » American / African American
Uchendu did everything to see his son Ugonna study Medicine. After only one semester Ugonna realized that he could not graduate. He joined a cult group with the hope of getting help from the cult to pass his courses. Will he succeed?
Matar a Franco by Moisés Morán Vega
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,160. Language: Spanish. Published: March 4, 2017. Categories: Plays » European / Spanish & Portuguese
Una obra de teatro que trata sobre el dilema al que se enfrentan tres hombres que tienen que decidir si cumplir las órdenes de su gobierno de matar al general Franco, poniendo en juego sus vidas.
The Never Ending Story: A Passover Story from the Table of the Karalovitzer Magid by Arie Chark
Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Rituals & Practice, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
The Passover seder is observed even in Jewish homes that aren't especially religious. The principal ceremony at every seder and in every Passover Hagada is always the Passover story ("Magid"). The Never Ending Story uses English idioms to explain Hebrew wordpla. This makes The Never Ending Story a unique, lively edition of the Passover Hagada with a lucid, meaningful English anyone can understand.
Un grado. Teatro by Moisés Morán Vega
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: Spanish. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Plays » European / Spanish & Portuguese
La obra de teatro Un grado trata sobre las consecuencias del cambio climático y que este el global, que no se queda en los países que la producen, sino que afecta a todo el mundo.
Qesher Le'Qodesh Bamidbar by Arie Chark
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
An idiomatic English interpretation of the weekday sedrot (Torah readings) for Ba'Midbar (Numbers), this English version of the Hebrew original intends to uncover the storyteller's craft of Torah transmission. Bamidbar's challenge fascinates: it's not always evident what voice is speaking. These deeply personal dramatic narratives transform both the actors and the audience. Find out how!
the Storyteller's Chumash: Exodus by Arie Chark
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
The storyteller's Torah knows three vocal traditions: prophetic, priestly, and political. Modern Jewish rhetoric emphasizes Exodus's dramatic lore. The Egyptians oppress, Israel's Children are oppressed, and a larger than life figure relieves them of their oppression. Spirituality complicates life, Exodus's narratives are complicated, though not complex: spiritual struggle is universal. Learn it.
The Poachers and the Beast by Porphyro
Price: Free! Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Fantasy, Plays » American / African American
After being CHASED and OUT-OF-BREATHED through the deep, dark woods, three men come across an abandoned cabin. Though it’s spooky and dark and suspiciously THERE, the three of them decide to go in and hide from The Beast—the terror that’s been stalking them. Soon after, they debate each other. Should they run, run and regather? Or just calmly and plainly (and COWARDLY-LIKE) accept their deaths?
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.
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).
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.