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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?
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
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.
Ουίλλιαμ Σαίηξπηρ, Η Τρικυμία by Johnny Ka
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,270. Language: Greek. Published: October 16, 2016. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Η "Τρικυμία" θεωρείται το τελευταίο έργο που συνέγραψε ο μεγάλος δραματουργός, μεταξύ 1610 και 1611, και ένα από τα πλέον σημαντικά του. Η δράση του τοποθετείται σε ένα μακρινό νησί, όπου ο Πρόσπερος, νόμιμος Δούκας του Μιλάνου, σχεδιάζει να επαναφέρει την κόρη του Μιράντα στη δικαιωματική της θέση. Για να το επιτύχει αυτό, θα κάνει χρήση της μαγείας και επιδέξιων χειρισμών.
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.
Misfit by Darren Stewart-Jones
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2016. Categories: Plays » Canadian, Plays » Gay & Lesbian
Misfit is a short play based entirely on a letter written by Marilyn Monroe after her stay at Payne Whitney Psychiatric Clinic. The piece features great monologues for female actors.
Veteran's Day by Robert P. Wells
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A Dark Comedy in One Act, based on a true story. Set in Southern California just after the fall of Saigon, three ex-Marines, now butchers working at an Alpha Beta Supermarket, are on strike, manning the graveyard shift picket line. As they talk while playing poker, comic confessions and darker secrets emerge. And these aren’t the only surprises that happen in the dead of night.
Gun Control: The Debate by Jim Pangrazio
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Prison inmate Clem has been selected to participate in a debate on gun control before his fellow inmates. Initially he is afraid that being selected to defend gun control will harm his chances for parole. But during the debate gun violence in another part of the country causes increased security in the prison which then results in a surprising action by the outside debating team.
Monastery by Francis Bass
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
In the near future, Academic Campuses offer an affordable, but longer and more intensive, alternative to universities. In this play, the editors of a campus lit journal meet just before the start of summer to finish up the latest issue and celebrate their success. A hypothetical conversation about graduating early and starting up a magazine outside the "monastery" turns into a spirited argument.
Love Beyond Prejudice by Chizoba Austin Jack
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Gubernatorial pardon for a homosexual threatens to tear the state apart, while affection between the governor’s daughter and a puper undergraduate threatens to tear the governor’s home apart. How will prejudice fight fairness, and how would fairness whether the storm to victory? 4052 words for your pleasure.