Plays

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Meet Me On Lanai
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
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
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.
101 Security Tips
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 7,870. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Plays » European / Spanish & Portuguese
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Clinically Un-Depressed
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
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
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.
Jesus Después
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.
My Lani
Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 30,230. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » American / African American
We all have regrets. Lani has more than her share including the biggest one, shooting somebody. Unable to face the consequences she hides from the truth, seeks solace in alcohol, and contemplates turning the gun on herself. Her mother will have none of that. Although dead for many years she visits Lani in spirit to help sort out her life and come to grips with her past, present, and future.
Nessuno nasce pulito
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,600. Language: Italian. Published: October 16, 2016. Categories: Plays » European / Italian, Fiction » Poetry » European poetry
La presente raccolta contiene poesie esperienziali... È una poesia fatta di folgorazioni e intermittenze della mente. Il poeta registra stati mentali, impressioni, epifanie. È una poesia urbana, che non ricerca una lingua pura, panica e arcaica. La sua parola non è una mimesi della realtà né del parlato. (Davide Morelli)
Zenginlik (Ploutos, Plutus) - 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
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Dramas, 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,620. 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
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.
Act Against Bullying
Price: $6.29 USD. Words: 12,740. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2016. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
“Bullying often starts with the little things which are overlooked. These are brilliant." This collection of 54 set scene pieces is an updated version of the bestselling Act Against Bullying monologues which cover everyday events that can cause distress, from picking partners at school to being left out of groups. They now also cover sexting, cyberbullying, online grooming and parental abuse
Misfit
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.
Oubliette
Price: Free! Words: 20,590. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A group of insane individuals are cruelly kept in a prison where the only things to pass the time are to fight, fornicate, and play cards to see who can win each other's turns in standing in the light that infrequently shines down. All the while the doctors above analyze their patient's mental progress, and they don't always agree if kindness or torture are the best tools for the job.
Veteran's Day
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.
My Lady
Price: Free! Words: 560. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Screenplays » Romance
Millions of distance away a star i see the most sparkling one, the precious herald one It’s You My Lady
Twelfth Night Continues, or, Malvolio's Revenge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,240. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Plays » Shakespeare
Twelfth Night Continues, or, Malvolio's Revenge, is a sequel to William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night. It is a novel, written as a play, in a Shakespearean comedy style-but not in Iambic Pentameter (but with a few rhyming songs scattered throughout) and answers the questions of what happened next to Olivia, Viola, Orsino, and others after Malvolio yelled "I'll be revenged on the whole pack of you!"
Gun Control: The Debate
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.