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Méryem ou La Tragédie des Nuits by Thyerik
Price: Free! Words: 52,050. Language: French. Published: June 29, 2014. Categories: Plays » European / French, Fiction » Inspirational
"Méryem ou la Tragédie des Nuits" est une pièce de théâtre onirique. Le roi Farnace règne inflexible sur son pays éternellement en guerre contre une secrète barbarie. Mais une nuit, son destin lui fait croiser le chemin de l'errante Méryem, hantée par un passé mystérieux. Grâce à elle, Farnace se surprend malgré lui à retrouver l'espérance.
Who Will Bail Us Out? by Emmy Boy
Price: Free! Words: 38,460. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Who will bail out a Nigerian man who gets caught up in the drama of repaying the loan a customer of his bank took in his name when the customer suddenly disappeared into thin air with the whole money?
Residual Effects aka Butt Shoes! The Musical, an irrational title for an irrational series of circumstances, chance, misunderstanding, understanding, weirdly wild and whimsically bonded by Fred Ventresca
Price: Free! Words: 53,580. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Plays » Medieval
A gas-lighting scenario goes horribly awry, as another dimension programs a man in their alternate reality to process their creative thoughts, without realizing that they had been altering his reality and taking his thoughts. The clues are abundant in this mystery across dimension, time, space, space-time and imagination. Follow the footprints through pages, and through a spectral looking glass!
OLYMPIANS or This Place Is Condemned (A Play) by Michael Griffin
You set the price! Words: 25,810. Language: Australian English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Plays » Australian & Oceanian
A lonely woman Ruth seeks romance and happiness in the arms of a man young enough to be her son who users her for his pleasure. Ruth is left alone when her son's repressed jealously and anger turns to revenge. Olympians or This Place Is Condemned is a play about taboo, illicit and forbidden love, jealousy, murder and revenge.
Leaping Off the Page: Any Time of the Year Edition by L. Ruth Carter
Price: Free! Words: 32,990. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Here is a collection of one-act plays, shorter sketches, and monodramas (one-person plays) that can be used in Christian ministry.
George....the Hero by Martin Alcock
Price: Free! Words: 22,320. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, 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..
Germanicus by Jo-Marie Claassen
Price: Free! Words: 43,330. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013. Categories: 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.
Lol :/ and Other Modern Devised Plays by Terry Fletcher
Price: Free! Words: 33,970. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
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.
Beyond the light by james milano
Price: Free! Words: 25,280. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Plays » American / African American
A strong yet vulnerable women with a mysterious past is searching for the truth. she meets many allies from diffrent planets as they all find the reason why they are together. a tale full of romance, deception and greed.
Hamlet (Shakespeare Made Sleazy) by Robin Qwerty
Price: Free! Words: 54,190. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Categories: Plays » Shakespeare
Hamlet is the story of a young Danish prince coping with the murder of his father and his mother's remarriage to his uncle...who, by the way, happened to murder her first husband. Messed up, right? Shakespeare says it well, and the "Shakespeare Made Sleazy" series has his word against ours in a side-by-side, Shakespeare by Sleazy modern interpretation of the classic tale.
Churchianity: At the Crossroads by Jesse Steele
Series: At the Crossroads, Act II. Price: Free! Words: 38,400. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Christian » General
A young pastor explores the best path for his future ministry. His worldview is shattered by conversations with the Apostles John and Paul, as well as Christian leaders, from businessmen to pastors, from America to China. Restoring the “strategery” of the corporate Church to God’s original plan in Scripture is never easy, but it’s encouraging to hear from the voice of the past.
Bapticost: At the Crossroads by Jesse Steele
Series: At the Crossroads, Act I. Price: Free! Words: 32,410. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Christian » General
In the style of classic British banter, Evangelical Seminary Student meets Captain Charismatic… Jesus mediates. Trek through nearly every topic of debate in the American Protestant Church today. Easy-to-read, scripted format, and with limited playwright permissions included with purchase, you might just read what you’ve always wanted to say and learn how to make a friend you have always wanted.
Radio Plays by Karen Sunde
Price: Free! Words: 25,920. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Women Authors(5.00 from 1 review)
3 Radio Plays 3 Voodoo to Paradise: tropical night, mysterious wooden boat-load casting off for better future. The Sound of Sand: Blind boy’s mighty dangerous venture from sand-castle beach onto the sea. How His Bride Came To Abraham: Enemies trapped in no-man’s land make it paradise. An NPR, WNYC broadcast; a Bob Hope Award winner; a radio-adaptation of oft-produced, twice-published peace play.
Shakespeare's Hamlet in Plain English by C.J. B.
Price: Free! Words: 37,590. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Categories: Plays » Shakespeare(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In the language of Shakespeare, meaning can seem obscure, its style elaborate and theatrical. This work presents the language of Shakespeare’s classic tragedy, Hamlet, in more natural and readily comprehensible English. This may prove of some value for studying, understanding and gaining superior appreciation of, and insight into, the play.
Christian Skits & Such by Nick Angelis
You set the price! Words: 34,080. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
This ebook contains between twenty and forty works (depending on your counting skills) written for any possible occasion. How can you perform skits about brainsucking zombies, murderous Mob families, and bulimic beluga whales in church (or anywhere else)? And let's not forget grammatically challenged ninjas. Buy Nick's new multi-format ebook and find out, or wonder forever.
Kabuki-West by Karen Sunde
Price: Free! Words: 24,320. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Plays » American / African American
Kabuki plays “dazzling” “haiku-like” Chicago Sun-Times “best of two worlds, fascinating” Oakland Tribune “resounds with Kabuki’s passion, fascination...in Sunde's adaptation, Zen philosophy is engrained into story, not imposed” L.A.Daily News “Essence of passion. Sunde's play compresses Homeric epic, is lucid and direct, makes you see and hear with awakened eyes and ears." Philadelphia Inquirer
Chekhovs At Home by Karen Sunde
Price: Free! Words: 27,310. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Russian, Plays » Women Authors
Please God, No Wedding Or Shooting At The End!- Chekhov strives to write The Seagull, while characters from it, his own life, and Hamlet swim in his head. Anton, Himself - Writing a love story after The Seagull flops, Chekhov darts between passion, family, and disaster. Masha, Too - Irrepressibly seized by love, Chekhov's sister wrestles with whether to leave her brother's exciting life to marry