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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.
Shakin' the Mess Outta Misery a play
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 13,450. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Adapted from the collection Big Mama Stories, Shakin’ the Mess Outta Misery is a coming of age play about a young girl whose community of mothers relive stories about their lives to help usher Daughter into womanhood after her first period the summer she turns twelve.
Short Scripts for 2-3 Kids
Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 12,070. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Theater
Young actors can have fun performing 15 short (2-5 min.) plays with a sibling, cousin or friend, in the living room, backyard, or wherever the opportunity exists. Many of the scripts in the collection are humorously based on well-known tales with twists so they can be performed by a cast of 2 or 3. Four of the plays can be performed by more. Basic stage terms & notes are included.
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.
A Christmas Carol: A Play in One Act
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Fiction » Classics
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Ebenezer Scrooge is the biggest miser in London and no one knows that better than his clerk Bob Cratchit, but the ghost of his business partner Jacob Marley doesn't want Scrooge to make the same mistakes he did. This one-act play is suitable for youth productions. A school production of this play will shed new light on a classic novel.