Plays » American / African American

Comedic Audition Monologues for Teens
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Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Anthologies
This short free monologue book contains a variety of monologues perfect for auditions. The book has both male and female monologues that will leave directors laughing and asking for more.
Reality Book Group & 3 Other Short Plays
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Price: Free! Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
What’s more important, the book or the members? In "Reality Book Group," three college professors invite a book-loving ex-convict to join them. Selected from more than 400 plays written by New England playwrights, "Reality Book Group" was top-billed in The Boston Globe and performed at the 2012 Boston Theater Marathon. Plus 3 other 10-minute plays
Kabuki-West
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Price: Free! Words: 24,970. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Plays » Women Authors
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
Lol :/ and Other Modern Devised Plays
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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.
Radio Plays
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Price: Free! Words: 25,700. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
(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.
Paws for Reflection
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Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A mans neighbour. kills his dog and he takes him to court to get reimbusment.
The Last Resort
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Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
"The world has two kinds of people. There are people who, in order to survive the hardships of life, comfort themselves with fantasy and dreams. And there are people who can only see what’s real and quickly become bored and miserable." But what if you're one kind and your spouse another? The only solution: A trip to Dr. Felix Kraklebanger's world famous healing center, The Last Resort!
Suicide Squeeze: An Existential Crisis At Third Base
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Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
It’s the ninth inning of the last game of “Philosopher First Baseman” Johnny Banner’s long major league career, and Banner comes to bat. When he hits a triple and ends up 90 feet away from scoring the winning run, suddenly he’s overcome by the feeling: What’s next in my life? But nobody in the stadium seems to care. Well, almost nobody... A Boston Theater Marathon finalist.
Flowing In The Wing
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Price: Free! Words: 330. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Imagination is everything while our minds are forming and developing at a young age. As a young girl and boy release their imagination there is beauty that was never seen before.
Did You Say You Were Dead?
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Price: Free! Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Arthur Timber has been informed by Social Security that he has died. Unable to change their misinformation or explain to his wife or friends that he has not died, Arthur must resign himself to remaining legally dead, until he meets a strange bartender who confesses that he, too, is dead. This one act, four scene, comedy is an enjoyable romp into the absurd.
The Boy Toy
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Price: Free! Words: 13,260. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
(3.00 from 1 review)
Rich ex-trophy wife uses hypnosis to make her young boyfriend interesting, but it backfires when he goes crazy with each suggestion.
Who Will Bail Us Out?
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Price: Free! Words: 38,460. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Category: 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?
We Interrupt This Program
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Price: Free! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
A white collar family and a blue collar one are listening to War of the Worlds in 1939 in neighboring apartments.
Thyme Crisis
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Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
(5.00 from 1 review)
David has trouble with his bakery when he runs out of thyme to pay the rent.
No Touching
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Price: Free! Words: 16,990. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
A painter is attracted to his male model as well as a rough prostitute he pays to only listen to his problems.
Emergency Meeting of the Yale University Women Philosophers Group
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Price: Free! Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Recently there has been a rash of campus sex harassment reports. Surprisingly, many have been tied to that backwater of the humanities, University Philosophy Departments, where students are taught about justice, morality and other high-minded things. When a prominent Yale University professor is implicated as a serial seducer, the women professors in the department decide they need to talk.
Text Messages
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Price: Free! Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
A play about how two friends reconnect one day, and all because off a conversation they have through text messages, it goes from friendship to something more serious...
Sophia's Silly Ducklings
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Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
A short children's play about a little girl named Sophia and her four pet ducklings.
Big Foot
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Price: Free! Words: 8,950. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
It was the first camping trip for the Trail Blazers and little did they know they would be hiking directly into a battle between a dangerous bear and the mythical Bigfoot!
The Great American Western (The Lost Episode), A Musical Comedy
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Price: Free! Words: 10,260. Language: American English. Published: January 25, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a full length play written specifically for community theater. I am offering it to any non-profit theater company without cost to produce. (No royalties) .The Great American Western has won several regional awards and has been staged over 100 times. It is an edgy, politically incorrect musical that pokes fun at politicians, women’s lib, government, and pop culture. Have fun with it.