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"Master Harold"...and the Boys Made Easy: Literature Guide
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 95 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 280. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
The story of the play is set in South Africa. The action takes place during apartheid era in South Africa. The play presents the effect of institutionalized racism and hatred on the people who have to live during that period.
Winner's Competition Series, V. 1: Award-Winning 60-Second Comic Monologues, Ages 4-12
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,080. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Wanna make them laugh? From her best-selling Ultimate Audition Book for Teens: 111 One-Minute Monologues to this masterful new collection, writer/actor/coach Janet B. Milstein has a proven track record for success. This new series adds a cool twist to the monologue process every piece was written for a specific student in a specifically sticky situation.
Dead Accounts
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,350. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Jack's unexpected return throws his family into a frenzy, and his sister Lorna needs answers. Is he coming home or running away? Where is his wife everyone hates? And how did he get all that money? Theresa Rebeck's new comedy tackles the timely issues of corporate greed, small town values, and whether or not your family will always welcome you back... with no questions asked.
Seminar: A New Comedy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,570. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Plays » American / African American
In Seminar, a provocative comedy from Pulitzer Prize nominee Theresa Rebeck, four aspiring young novelists sign up for private writing classes with Leonard (JEFF GOLDBLUM), an international literary figure. Under his recklessly brilliant and unorthodox instruction, some thrive and others flounder, alliances are made and broken, sex is used as a weapon and hearts are unmoored.
Inside Tango Argentino: The Story of the Most Important Tango Show of All Time
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,760. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Categories: Screenplays » Musical, Plays » American / African American
Tango Argentino was the groundbreaking show that led to the renaissance of interest in Argentine Tango. It premiered in Paris, then conquered Broadway and, later, toured the whole world. It had enormous cultural influence on the understanding of tango history, music and dance, fashion, hair and makeup.
Dog Assassin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,770. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: 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.
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.
Dentro Tango Argentino – La Storia del più Importante Show di Tango di Tutti i Tempi
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 58,770. Language: Italian. Published: June 1, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Tango Argentino è stato lo spettacolo innovativo che ha portato alla rinascita di interesse per il Tango Argentino. Ha debuttato a Parigi, poi ha conquistato Broadway e, in seguito, ha girato il mondo intero. Ha avuto un’enorme influenza culturale sulla comprensione della storia del tango, della sua musica e danza, moda, capelli e trucco.
Up The River without a Cocktail: Three Classic Stories Adapted for Audio Theater
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,350. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Audio theater scripts adapted from three classic tales. In Edgar Lee Masters’ Spoon River Anthology, history students discovering the stories of the occupants of the cemetery. In O’Henry’s The Ransom of Red Chief, a kidnapping goes awry. In Robert Service’s The Ballad of the Ice-Worm Cocktail, false bravado is reveale during the Yukon gold rush. Performance rights included with script purchase.
Ready Reference Treatise: Death and the King's Horseman
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
The incident had taken place in Nigeria during the British colonial rule. There was an important native chief who was going to commit ritual suicide, but he was prevented from doing so by the colonial authorities.
Literature Help: Glengarry Glen Ross
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
The play covers the time period of two days. The story revolves around the parts of two days in the lives of four very desperate real estate salesmen from Chicago.
Literature Help: A Raisin In the Sun
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
“A Raisin In the Sun” is considered an autobiographical play. Lorraine Hansberry happens to be one of the first playwrights to sketch realistic pictures of African-American life.
Chimaera Cries on Stream!!!!!
You set the price! Words: 2,660. Language: American English. Published: January 7, 2018. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Joseph Yanyuk, known by his screen name, “Chimaera,” is a speedrunner—someone who attempts to beat a video game as fast as possible. In this short play, Chimaera is livestreaming a speedrun, when there’s a terrorist attack in Red Square. Despite his personal connections with Moscow, Chimaera struggles to stay focused on the game, and complete a speedrun in world record time.
Four One-Act Comedies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2018. Categories: Plays » American / African American
These four humorous one-act plays, all of which have been produced in community theaters, cover conflicts between college roommates; a mother and son as the son moves into his first apartment; a lumberjack and a feisty elderly tree hugger; and three childhood friends and their biological clocks as they commit a crime.
Summarized & Analyzed: "My Children! My Africa!"
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature · Ready Reference Treatises. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2017 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
It can be said that the play investigates the tensions between blacks and whites towards the end of apartheid South Africa.
How To Produce Your Own Halloween Murder Mystery Party
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013 by Storytellers. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Plays » American / African American
Using the Halloween Murder Mystery Script “Michael’s Message”, you can organize all by yourself a Murder Mystery as a Halloween Party Game, Dinner Party Game, Murder Weekend, etcetera. And you can play it with 10 to 30 participants... or even more!
Literature Help: Long Day's Journey Into Night
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
The action of the play covers the time period of one day from morning till midnight in the month of Augusts 1912. The play is set at the seaside Connecticut home of the Tyrones.
He Molested Kids
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: American English. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
In this fifteen-minute play, four college students meet to plan a party, and end up sidetracked by an argument about the savior of the world. Just a few months after he defeated the Himalayan, allegations of sexual abuse have emerged around Dawa the Savior. This issue turns from small talk among a group of friends to an explosive argument with deep implications. Cast is 3M, 1F.
Quick Guide: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 19 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 157 · A Quick Guide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
“Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” by Tennessee Williams is a Four Act play. It was first enacted in 1955. The play was produced by the Playwrights’ Company. It is known as one of the best known plays written by Tennessee Williams, and it is also said to be the author’s favourite.
Fourplay
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,850. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2018. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
“Fourplay” collects a quartet of comic plays, including two three-act comedies (one an attempt recreate a 1930s-style Marx Bros. film) and two one-act farces. Bonus material includes a never-performed fifth play—a one-act farce for the theater of your mind—as well as introductions and numerous production photos. Uh-oh...Curtain’s going up on these lively reads—better get a copy and take your seat!

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