Plays » American / African American

Quiero irme entre risas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: Spanish. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Plays » Caribbean & Latin American, Plays » American / African American
Una mujer, de pronto, se ve envuelta en interminables deudas a causa de su esposo, quien tiene un secreto. Esto la llevará a tomar una decisión muy drástica en su vida. Ya no es capaz de soportar tanta violencia y dolor.
Cómo vivir sin suerte en el amor
Price: Free! Words: 6,660. Language: Spanish. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Plays » Caribbean & Latin American, Plays » American / African American
Obra de teatro en la que, una mujer supersticiosa, vive su soledad al lado de una computadora, en donde finalmente encuentra el amor. Sin embargo, la mala suerte la persigue. La obra se ubica en la época contemporánea.
Dr. Frank, Therapy App
Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Who needs a therapist when you can purchase the Dr. Frank, Therapy App? Hmmm, that’s a complicated question… A 10-minute comedy!
Androidian Love: a short play
Price: Free! Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A short Play The power of cyberbrains, forbidden love, and a return to Shakespeare’s “Lord, what fools these mortals be!” Not for humans prone to nightmares, but a wonderful gift for pedophiliacs.
A Three Act Play: Dinner With Charles Darwin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Iconic scientist Charles Darwin invites a young American protégé to his home in the village of Downe, near London, England, where the two compare notes on Darwin’s theories of evolution, survival of the fittest, and the controversial nature of the theories.
You Want Sex?: A Short Play
Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A Short play. June and Jimmie are street people and police informants. They want out. When a nice lady who helps the homeless comes to visit, they have fun pretending Jimmie is a retarded pervert. She doesn’t have the fun, but helps them out anyway.
An Evening with Edgar Allan Poe
Price: Free! Words: 14,930. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Framed by the story "The Fall of the House of Usher," this stage play encompasses six other famous and not-so-famous Edgar Allan Poe stories into one entertaining evening. Included are "The Tell-Tale Heart," "The Raven," "The Cask of Amontillado," "The Masque of the Red Death," "The System of Dr. Tarr & Prof. Fether," and "The Facts in the Case of Monsieur Valdemar."
The Freezer and Other Short Plays
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
This collection of short plays includes the Freezer, the Boot, Man and the Bus Stop. From avoiding flying boots to the funny conversations people have while waiting for the bus, some of these plays are sure to delight and amuse. Others take a more serious tone hitting on the dangers of forgetting to leave the freezer door ajar and what happens when you lose the love of your life.
Standing By
Price: Free! Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A one-act 30 minute play about high school students dealing with the various forms of bullying that go on in their lives. The play takes a hard and honest look at what high school students go through on a daily basis to deal with the bullying that happens to them. Many of the stories in the play are based on real life experiences of high school students.
Grimm's Fairy Tales - a stage play
Price: Free! Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » European / German
Fifteen-year-old Jacob Grimm and his thirteen-year-old brother Wilhelm run away from home after their father's death. With the help of sisters Liesel and Gretel, they manage to survive in a world of wolves and foxes while encountering friendly ogres and the Bremen Town Musicians. This stage play has been produced successfully and is suitable for schools and community theatres.
Recital
Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A last request from a mother to a son in a long-broken relationship. "Recital" was a 2015 Boston Theater Marathon finalist.
Sammy Finds A Way: A Short Play
Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A short play. Susan and Sammy fall in love at the New Horizon Home for the Elderly. The puritanical director won’t let them be together except in the day room. Susan has severe asthma, serious brain damage, and frequently flips into a sad, little girl who wants to go home. Sammy finds a way.
The Paper Fight
Price: Free! Words: 480. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Amish & Mennonite, Plays » American / African American
An inspiring short story for those who are struggling with severe trials.
A Christmas Carol - a Stage Adaptation
Price: Free! Words: 9,150. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
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.
Live On Stage! General Grant vs. General Lee: The Checkers Game at Appomattox Court House
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, 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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: 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.
Dogs of War
Price: Free! Words: 15,020. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Screenplays » Comedy
(4.00 from 1 review)
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
Ravensbane
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,240. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
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.
The Great American Western (The Lost Episode), A Musical Comedy
Price: Free! Words: 10,260. Language: American English. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » 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.
Room 319
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Inspirational
Sixteen-year-old Nicole Davis has wound up in detention. But why? In Nicole's mind, it's only the goths, freaks, speds, nerds, and no-lives who deserve to be quarantined together after school. See what happens in this dramatic competition piece that reveals the true pain behind social ostracism and substance abuse. 6 female student roles, 1 hall monitor, and 2 offstage voices.