Plays » American / African American

From the Page to the Stage: Two Plays for Women
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,680. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Category: Plays » Women Authors
FROM THE PAGE TO THE STAGE: Two Plays for Women features two comedies, Grandmothers, Incorporated (Two Acts) and Stake Out (One Act), with marvelous characters who are both mature and memorable. The plays in FROM THE PAGE TO THE STAGE: Two Plays for Women are available for production. For those who want to enjoy a good read, FROM THE PAGE TO THE STAGE: Two Plays for Women delivers!
The Paper Fight
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Price: Free! Words: 480. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Christian » Amish & Mennonite
An inspiring short story for those who are struggling with severe trials.
All Is Well That Ends Well (A Short Play)
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Price: $1.80 USD. Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
We have the Mr. Shawn and Mr. Mogera whose lives are inter-woven by silly events. One good deed deserves another and for sure, we should do good as the Swahili say "tenda wema nenda zako", which means "do good and go your way. True enough, the play seeks to demonstrate what the good we do can return to us, not with trumpets, but with the most unexpected of live's events.
"The Hairy Ape" Summarized and Analyzed
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The play is focused on a brutish and unthinking laborer who is known as Yank. In the world that is controlled by the rich, Yank searches for a sense of belonging.
A Christmas Carol - a Stage Adaptation
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Price: Free! Words: 9,150. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
Charles Dickens' classic tale of Ebenezer Scrooge comes to life on the stage. This stage adaptation is true to the book and includes all of the famous characters: Scrooge, Cratchit, Tiny Tim, and the three Ghosts. It has also been performed several times onstage.
Before I Wake script and story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
David Conklin has a problem. Somebody's trying to kill him in his sleep. How long could you hold them off? How long could you stay awake? This edition includes the original radio play and the original published story, as well as an introductory essay detailing the curious history of this story since 1988.
A Sextet of Strange Stagings: Six Surprising Scripts
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,790. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
A collection of short plays with a touch of romance, science fiction, mystery, surprise, and a whole lot of strangeness. All can be staged royalty-free with sets as simple or as elaborate as you want them to be. Adult language and situations make these scripts best for college-age folks or older.
Ready Reference Treatise: Death and the Maiden
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Death and the Maiden” is considered to be the playwright’s most renowned and influential play. The play deals with several significant themes such as politics, war, democracy, political and social stability, etc.
Live On Stage! General Grant vs. General Lee: The Checkers Game at Appomattox Court House
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
U. S. Civil War generals Ulysses S. Grant of the Union, and Robert E. Lee of the Confederacy, meet in a mysterious checkers match to reenact and simulate their famous battles in the final year of the conflict. (A one act play)
DinerFrica
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
A group of friends meet at a dormroom apartment to watch the African Cup of Nations Final, but the snack they eat becomes the topic of conversation. N.B: A production of this play was done for an event on the Penn State Harrisburg campus.
Literature Help: Long Day's Journey Into Night
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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.
Ready Reference Treatise: Death and the King's Horseman
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
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.
Dogs of War
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,020. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
A post-apocalyptic Adam and Eve under the command of a Narcoleptic Colonel are part of a military experiment gone awry. Dogs of War premiered at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in Edinburgh Scotland in 2001 to critical acclaim. .. an accomplished piece and probably one of the most intriguing examples of American drama at the Fringe" "The Stage" London's Theatrical Newspaper
Fish Dancing
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,450. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
Fish Dancing was produced to Critical acclaim at the 2002 Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Receiving four star reviews from Three Weeks (Edinburgh Scotland) as well as The Scotsman (Edinburgh Scotland) who called it ".
The Brujo And The Four Professors: A 2-Act Play
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,580. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
CANDLE LIGHT AND GUIDED FANTASIES ARE POWERFUL NOT FOR EVERYONE A 2-act play. Four university professors invite a brujo to explain shamanism. He guides them into an alive, creative world which turns out to be both seductive and dangerous. He uses guided fantasies to help them explore the nature of reality and their true identity.
Literature Companion: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,650. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The play includes a series of poetic monologues. These monologues are accompanied by music and dance movements. This form of performance was coined by Shame as the Choreopoem.
Dog Years Within The Curse Of 7 Two Plays Or Technically Would That Be 14 Plays?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,430. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
It is a book containing two plays, "The Unwelcome Visitors", a play that is in many ways about memory and family, or a complete lack thereof, and "Memories of Tomorrow", where Roger is trying to do something meaningful and important. He is trying to count a very large pile of potatoes.
Orphan of Wits Play
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 43,200. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
The protagonist, Kenechi, a child, lost his father, a truck driver, to the epidemic In Act 1. At the same period, Mr. Patrick, a HIV/AIDS activist from East Africa, paid a return visit to his counterpart, Mr. Edwin, the Operation manager of Life Foundation, in the country in Act 2. This was at the time when HIV/AIDS response was not intensive in the country due to sanctions imposed on the military
Ravensbane
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,240. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
A woman wronged in love calls upon the mystical spirits to spell a scarecrow in order to avenge her past. Tragedy ensues when her enchanting puppet discovers he has a soul. Inspired by Nathaniel Hawthorne's short story, Feathertop, and the 1908 play, Scarecrow, by Percy MacKaye, this revised two-act play with alternative light and dark endings is perfect for school and amateur theater productions.