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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 Faith 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 D. W. Hopkins Pty. Ltd.
Price: Free! Words: 13,730. 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.
And Then There Was Cake by Sara Jamieson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2017. Categories: Plays » Women Authors
This production for 7 women, 2 men, 3 either, and 2 dead bodies is designed around a meal consisting of a salad, main entree, and cake. This comedy with a side of murder mystery occurs at a reception for a wedding that did not take place after the groom failed to arrive. The author grants performance rights with purchase.
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.
Mpemba Effect by henry kelechi
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: British English. Published: January 9, 2017. Categories: Plays » Australian & Oceanian
There is great similarity between the phenomenon orchestrated when warmer freezes faster than colder water and when some humans depending on their disposition express uncontrolled stubbornness at the subconscious level. At this level life is powerful but difficult to master. So one can only be able to develop insight only when he disposes this ill trait at this level of living.
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.