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Reality Book Group & 3 Other Short Plays by Richard Grossman
Price: Free! Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » 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
The One-Act by B K Buis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a comedic play for one-act high school theatre competition for people who don't like one-act high school theatre competitions.
The Great American Western (The Lost Episode), A Musical Comedy by Bruce Guelden
Price: Free! Words: 10,260. Language: American English. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a full length play written specifically for community theater. Any non-profit theater may produce it without royalties. (It is best read on a full size screen because of the fonts and format) This play has won several regional awards and has been staged over 100 times. It is an edgy, politically incorrect musical that pokes fun at politicians, government, and pop culture. Have fun with it.
Did You Say You Were Dead? by Neal Donohue
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Plays » American / African American(5.00 from 1 review)
Arthur Timber is informed by Social Security that he is dead. Unable to convince the government that he is alive, Arthur drinks away his blues until a mysterious bartender confesses that he too is dead. This One Act comedy is an enjoyable romp into the absurd.
Radio Plays by Karen Sunde
Price: Free! Words: 25,690. 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.
The Glass Family by Leonore H. Dvorkin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Women Authors(5.00 from 1 review)
A play in one act, in which the transparent characters – Glenn, Glenda, Gladwin, and Glennis Glass – offer their opinions on such weighty philosophical matters as being half full or half empty, accepting oneself as one comes from the Great Factory, the restricted lives of their costlier neighbors in the locked china cabinet, the fate of an unfortunate cousin with a glass jaw, and much more.
Flowing In The Wing by Fafe Simmons
Price: Free! Words: 330. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Americana(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.
Children's Letters to a Holocaust Survivor by Richard Rashke
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 43,980. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Plays » American / African American(5.00 from 1 review)
In 1943, Esther Terner and 300 other Jews escaped from Sobibor, a Nazi death camp. It was the biggest escape of WWII and the subject of Rashke's book, ESCAPE FROM SOBIBOR. The book, and movie based on it, brought Esther many invitations to speak in public schools. Her story generated hundreds of letters from children expressing their concern and outrage. Those letters inspired DEAR ESTHER.
The Day of Choice by BrianWare
Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Plays » American / African American(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a one act play. Siegfried is hiding from the Nazi's in a mountain cabin owned by his family. His brother, Fritz, arrives and expresses his anger at Siegfried getting involved in politics. While they argue, they identify both past and present choices and how they determine the future path for each of them. This play is relevant to today's current events.
Holy Mackerel, Theater of the Absurder by David Press
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,990. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Two 30-minute absurd comedies for radio or stage. In The Last Remake of King Kong, Kong has evolved into something very close to a human, and, holy mackerel!, along with Ann Darrow, he acts out his angst-ridden, heroic quest to get back to Skull Island. In Channel Zer-0, Benny Bupkis kvetches and tinkers with 1950s TVs in hopes of finding a frequency of an alternate reality. Oy vey is mir!
The Hearts of Blue Whales by Dave Malone
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,100. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » American / African American(4.00 from 1 review)
This two-act play set in Kansas City explores the tumultuous relationship of Ozark characters Chance and Jessie. Given her meth-dealing father and absent mother, can Jessie overcome her insecurities and find love with the always persistent Chance?
The Boy Toy by Justin Blasdel
Price: Free! Words: 13,260. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: 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.
Journey Through the Planets by Mike Wallick
Price: Free! Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American(2.00 from 1 review)
Journey Through the Planets is a hilariously funny one act play suitable for children to perform. The plot follows a crew aboard a star cruiser shuttling a vacationing collection of comical passengers on a trek through the solar system. There is no fee for downloading or performing. You'll love this one.
How America Does It by Jim Pangrazio
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American(1.00 from 1 review)
The United States has it's own unique way of conducting foreign policy. One which all other countries criticize while secretly wishing they could emulate. The play depicts the preparation of Kerry's dramatic presentation of alleged poison gas crimes committed by Syria. President Obama had to join with aides to find ways to work-up the emotionally deficient Kerry.