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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.
Καλλιρρόη Παρρέν, Η Νέα Γυναίκα by Johnny Ka
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,860. Language: Greek. Published: December 21, 2016. Categories: Plays » Women Authors
Η Καλλιρρόη Παρρέν έγραψε ένα θεατρικό έργο με σκοπό να «προσηλυτίσει» και να κερδίσει ένα ακόμα βήμα για τη διάδοση των φεμινιστικών ιδεών μέσω της εμβέλειας του θεάτρου. Το τιτλοφόρησε χαρακτηριστικά "Η νέα γυναίκα".
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.
Pride and Prejudice, a play by Janet Munsil
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 21,680. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016. Categories: Plays » Women Authors
Janet Munsil's witty, romantic, and ingenious adaptation of Austen's beloved tale of Elizabeth Bennet and Mr Darcy is remarkable for capturing the tone and complexity of the story into a fast-paced, funny, and fiercely romantic two hours on stage. This adaptation is also extremely popular with schools and community theatres for its clarity, comedy, and large number of great roles for women actors.
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
Ουίλλιαμ Σαίηξπηρ, Βασιλιάς Ληρ by Johnny Ka
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,960. Language: Greek. Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Ο ''Βασιλιάς Ληρ'' για πολλούς σχολιαστές αποτελεί το κορυφαίο δημιούργημα του Σαίξπηρ. Η υπαρξιακή αγωνία του ανθρώπου, η τραγική του σύγκρουση με τη μοίρα, τα γηρατειά, τον θάνατο και την τρέλα.
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?
Meet Me On Lanai by J. R. Duke
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 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.
Ουίλλιαμ Σαίηξπηρ, Αντώνιος και Κλεοπάτρα by Johnny Ka
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,060. Language: Greek. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Οι δύο τραγικοί ήρωές του και εραστές δεν είναι παιδιά στην πρώτη τους νεότητα, όπως ο Ρωμαίος και η Ιουλιέτα, αλλά ώριμοι που ζουν ένα πάθος γεμάτο δύναμη και γενναιότητα ψυχής. Ο Σαίξπηρ δικαιώνει τον έρωτά τους αυτό δείχνοντας την αφοσίωση των ερωτευμένων, που φτάνει ως το θάνατο: το τέλος της τραγωδίας του Αντωνίου και της Κλεοπάτρας είναι ο θρίαμβος δύο ανθρώπων που παθιάζονται.
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