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Truth And Consequences (Melodrama Play Script)
By Daris Howard
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,520. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
The heroine's father has died leaving an intriguing will. He left to his daughter his fortune, but no none knows where or what it is. The hero and his friends, Beaker and Charlie, have got to find it before the villain and his cohort.
Saints on Stage: An Anthology of Mormon Drama
By Mahonri Stewart
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 242,260. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013 by Zarahemla Books. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This volume anthologizes some of Mormonism's best plays from the last several decades, several of them published here for the first time. Included are historical backgrounds and playwright biographies, as well as an introduction that provides an extensive overview of Mormon drama.
George....the Hero
By Martin Alcock
Price: Free! Words: 22,320. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Theater
Meet George.She’s feisty, good natured and has the knack of walking into trouble. And at the moment, there’s plenty of trouble to go round. Bigg City is alive with rumors, there’s a smell of burning coming from the woods. Well...you know what it’s like with Dragons. They’re so cute and then they grow up....and grow...and grow..
Incident in a Duckyard
By H.D. Greaves
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,590. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 15, 2013. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
This radio play, adapted from a Hans Christian Andersen story, illustrates how easily racism, bigotry, hypocrisy, stupidity, and apathy can escalate into violence and destroy an innocent and gifted creature. Andersen’s folk tales always have a dark side and involve moral and ethical issues. Using poultry and droll humour to show us ourselves, this one is, indeed, a cautionary tale.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Delicate Balance
By Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 93 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 118. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“A Delicate Balance” by Edward Albee is a remarkable play, highly acclaimed and admired. It first premiered in the year 1966. The play won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in the year 1967. It was the first of the three Pulitzer Prizes which Edward Albee received for his literary creations.
Atascadero!
By H.D. Greaves
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,710. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Plays » Caribbean & Latin American
Atascadero! is a One-Act Farce adapted by H.D. Greaves from Hans Christian Andersen’s folktale The Swineherd. A prince falls in love with a beautiful princess. Unfortunately, her beauty is only skin-deep. Rudely refusing his gifts, the prince, to teach her manners, becomes a swineherd, taking with him magical toys to entice her. O, the mischiefs that take place in the pigpen!
Dog Assassin: The Musical
By Stephen Schrum
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,790. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
A young grocery bagger makes extra cash on the side—but when he meets a young woman, his world turns upside down. A tale of spiritual redemption and love.
Sans Destination
By eFiction India
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,180. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Category: Plays » Asian / Japanese
It is true that everything is not translatable from one language to another. And this frequent lapse on the part of the rear end of the dhoti is difficult to describe in English. Perhaps one can say, "Your dhoti has come loose". That is not quite right, but it conveys the general sense. But to say, "Your dhoti is open", is plain wrong. In addition, it causes undue alarm to the listener.
Germanicus
By Jo-Marie Claassen
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 43,330. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the first translation into English of the verse drama Germanicus by the Afrikaans poet N.P. Van Wyk Louw. The work was based on the first three chapters of the Annales of the Roman historiographer Tacitus. The drama has been considered a highlight in Afrikaans literature since its publication in 1956.
El niño que nunca murio
By Tomas Pieters
Price: $30.00 USD. Words: 50. Language: Spanish. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Plays » Caribbean & Latin American
Un niño que nunca murio va a contar la experiencia de su vida en pocas palabras.
Dog Assassin
By Stephen Schrum
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,770. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
A young grocery bagger makes extra cash on the side—but when he meets a young woman, his world turns upside down. A tale of spiritual redemption and love.
Cuento de dos cafés descafeinados
By Evelyn Barcelona
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,330. Language: Spanish. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Es la conversación de dos chicas en una tarde de café.Hablan sobre las relaciones, el amor, la sociedad, la dificultad para ser madres, la cultura de la imagen, las bodas, la relación entre amigas, disney...Una lectura rápida y amena escrita a modo de diálogo en lenguaje coloquial repleta de situaciones, ejemplos y bromas.Un rato divertido que te hará reflexionar.Un trocito de vida hecho palabras.
The Christmas Spirit
By Janice Davis
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 13,700. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This full-length drama provides an inspirational and thoughtful look at how some "Christians" work a bit took hard to force God's message on others. Set as a parody to Dickens' Christmas Carol, this story follows a belligerent woman as she tries to force her idea of Christmas on the whole town.
Mark Twain Presents: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
By Mike Parker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,220. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013 by WordCrafts Press. Category: Plays » American / African American
Playwright Mike Parker's innovative stage play reveals Tom Sawyer as the American icon for eternal boyhood. Whether playing hooky from school, exploring the depths of a cavern, romancing a fair maiden, hunting for buried treasure or even attending his own funeral, Tom is an endearing composite of brash American confidence, unbridled enthusiasm and fresh-faced naivety.
Two Plays About Aliens
By Stephen Schrum
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
This book contains "Aliens! 3 Miles, Turn Left," a monologue by a man who, one night, found aliens in his backyard, and "Abducted!" a one-act play about the investigation into the disappearance of two children, whose mother claims they were adbucted by an alien spacecraft.
The Cranial Equity Loan
By Charlie Canning
Price: Free! Words: 10,700. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Plays » Australian & Oceanian
A three-act satire of modern life, the banking industry and consumer credit played against the backdrop of the Melbourne Cup, the most prestigious horse race in Australia and possibly the biggest fashion event of the year. Horseplay in three acts.
Holy Mackerel, Theater of the Absurder
By David Press
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,990. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Two 30-minute absurd comedies for radio or stage. In The Last Remake of King Kong, Kong has evolved into something very close to a human, and, holy mackerel!, along with Ann Darrow, he acts out his angst-ridden, heroic quest to get back to Skull Island. In Channel Zer-0, Benny Bupkis kvetches and tinkers with 1950s TVs in hopes of finding a frequency of an alternate reality. Oy vey is mir!
Two for the Chancel
By Lowell Uda
Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013 by Rice Universe Publishing. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Two for the Chancel includes two Reader's Theater light dramas to be performed in the church chancel. The theme of The Easy Button is How freedom to choose came into the world and what it means for us, and of Four Drumsticks, Respecting God’s Creation while Honoring Mind and Community.
Some Sci-Fi for the Stage
By Neil Dabb
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
It is difficult to write a stage play in a science fiction setting, but with a bit of creative back stage work and some imagination these two one act plays should satisfy some of the science fiction fans out there.
Lol :/ and Other Modern Devised Plays
By Terry Fletcher
Price: Free! Words: 33,970. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
lol :/ is a comical investigation into how we miscommunicate with technology as revealed by the story of two women reconnecting through Facebook. Also included in this edition: "Truth in Advertising", an emotional commentary on our twisted relationship with advertisements and "Wild World", the journey of two New Yorkers through a harsh city where you are the most alone when surrounded by others.