Plays » American / African American

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 Companion: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,650. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
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.
Orphan of Wits Play
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 43,200. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: 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
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. 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.
Welcome to the Beginning
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Women Authors
While writing for a young playwright’s competition, Bronxite Roxanna “Roxie” Ramos learns more about herself and her friends as they work through the hardships they face in high school.
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.
La Récolte de Vie (Théâtre)
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: French. Published: December 24, 2014. Categories: Plays » European / French, Plays » American / African American
Cette piece de théâtre accentue sur la corruption dans les institutions académiques du Nigeria.
The Loiterer
Price: Free! Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » American / African American
Nellie Ragsdale's feeling of apprehension about a stranger, whom she observes loitering outside her home, soon turns to one of pity.
Trieamgular
Price: Free! Words: 23,310. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A tale of intertwining dreams for progress, a young man spirals through space and time in different universes to find the answers to himself and everything.
GEEK THEATER: 15 Plays by Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 148,620. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Geek Theater showcases 15 science fiction and fantasy stage plays by some of today’s top authors and award-winning playwrights and is the first anthology that truly delves into the world of speculative fiction theater.
A New Year Carol
Price: Free! Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
This is a radio play loosely based on Dickens's "A Christmas Carol". It is completely secular, and takes about half an hour.
Warning Shots
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Aella is a sixteen year old girl who has witnessed the worst things a girl her age can witness, the onslaught of the American Civil War. In this compelling monodrama from acclaimed playwright Everett Robert, Aella recounts her experiences witnessing the two attacks on Lawrence, KS and the lessons she has learned from them. This piece is perfect for the young, female actor.
Big Foot
Price: Free! Words: 8,950. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Categories: 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!
Our Wives Have Gone Mad
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,050. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » American / African American
'Our Wives Have Gone Mad' written by Joseph Ochie reminisces on the predicament of women in a male-dominated society;their triumph and their triumphant ululation occasioned by that triumph. So long as gender discourse rages, the play is a deep contribution to it.
Where Your Treasure Is
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,230. Language: Australian English. Published: October 29, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
In a series of plays written for a teen audience, "Where Your Treasure Is" explores a variety of Christian concepts, from the real meaning of trust, freedom and forgiveness, to the importance of exercising the gifts we have been given. Plays range from 8 to 70 minutes and usually require 6 or 8 actors.
WIND OF HELL
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,270. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
This book is about the fall of backsliding Christians.
Conversations with Dudley Dewlap: Audio Theater Scripts on the World from a Lizard Point of View
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,240. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Conversations with Dudley Dewlap: the World from a Lizard Point of View is a collection of short comedy, small cast, audio scripts with gender neutral roles. Lead characters are talk show hosts who discuss various amusing topics. The scripts can be combined or used individually. Additional cast can be used for the sound effects. Approximate running times range from 5 to 20 minutes.
The One-Act
Price: Free! 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.
Music History or A Play About Greeks and SNCC in 1963
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,540. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Women Authors
Set on the campus of the University of Illinois, "Music History or A Play About Greeks and SNCC in 1963" is a drama about both college life and the struggle for civil rights. The play tells one of many stories about a Black community that is multi-layered, complicated and constantly changing. Music History is also a story of individuals, of particular, complex, and unique women and men.
A Christmas Carol - Drama Script
Price: Free! Words: 16,490. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
In this adaption of the story by Charles Dickens, the playwright has used his skills as a playwright, as well researching both the time period and the life of Dickens, to bring an understanding of who Scrooge was, why he was the way he was, and what Dickens was trying to share in this story.