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Show Me the Franklins! by Amanda Kemp
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 11,910. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American
This play brings to life the enslaved people in Benjamin Franklin's households and workshops in Philadelphia, London, and Paris. Complete with endnotes and discussion questions, this is a great publication for reading groups and schools. K-12 Teachers, please contact me directly regarding your needs.
Forests of the [K]Night by Richard Jesson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,990. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Screenplays » Biographical
75-min. play requires 2 veteran actors, 1 exceptional young black actor. Famous writer who cannot write, paranoid, depressed, suicidal. Rough ballplayer surprisingly literate. Young orderly can morph into psychoanalyst & statistics prof. Solemn nurse with sinister history. On one autumn day in 1960, the trio restore the writer's creative powers and postpone electroconvulsive therapy and suicide.
The Five Aspects of a Witch by Porphyro
Price: Free! Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Plays » American / African American
Five stories about five different types of witches. Because there ARE different types of witches...didn't you know? Well if you didn't, there's the Witch, the witch; there's the witch, the wife; there's the witch, the troublemaker; there's...but you get the idea. Some stories are in play format. Other stories are in story format. Most stories could have been written by a drunk.
Dance Pe Chance by Sudipta Bhawmik
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: Bengali. Published: June 22, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » American / African American
“Dance Pe Chance”, is a satirical comedy on the craze of ‘Reality Shows’, where the lure of becoming an overnight celebrity becomes stronger than the urge to create good art. Few wannabe dancers of our community decide to participate in a dance competition to be judged by one of the top Bollywood celebrity. What follows next is a laugh riot that sends the audience rolling down the aisles.
Trumpilius J. Caesar by Marty Kirby
Price: Free! Words: 19,520. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Shakespeare
Chock-full of conspiracy and double-crosses, Trumpilius J. Caesar is a five-act play that examines the pain and pressure of modern politics. The play features an orange-faced lout running for president against an establishment candidate with her own dark past.
Red Tears by John B. Joseph
Series: Battles of the Anointed. Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 19,550. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2016. Categories: Screenplays » Drama, Plays » American / African American
Prince Maxwell leaves American to contest for the President of Alorojiya Kingdom, his African origin. His dilemma begins as the cultures of African politics of janus-faced, cultism and human rituals unfolds before him. He tries to change the dark mystery only to get choked neck-deep. What follow are socio-economic woes, radical revolutionary war and fall of the republic. It is thrilling. Get copy.
Travails of Ken-Rex by John B. Joseph
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016. Categories: Screenplays » Drama, Plays » American / African American
This is the passionate story of Ken-Rex and his marriage to Queeny, a marine royalty..It all starts on their wedding night when the new bride reveals her true identity to her husband. "It is unfortunate you just married an enemy", Queeny boldly tells him. The war and the passion between the two lovers gets hotter each day and runs till the end. You need a copy of this tragic-comedy to learn.
Snow Business by Michael McGrinder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 860. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Here's a little play that's as light as a snowflake. A cranky boss experiences the miracle of his first snowfall. A charmer that can be performed without a set, and the only prop needed is a flash camera. (The author won't mind if that's mimed.)
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 Share: A Monologue by Michael McGrinder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American
In the guise of an AA share, performed as an audition piece. Humorous and heart-wrenching by a playwright whose hallmark is compassion.
The Foreigners by Michael McGrinder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Cited by Other Stages as “One of Off-Off’s Best” Two people meet at a bus stop, neither able to speak the other’s language or the language of their new country, fall in love and live an entire life cycle. Or do they?
Alice in Wonderland - a stage adaptation by B K Buis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
This stage adaptation of Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland is perfect for all ages. All the famous characters are seen with a minimal amount of props and set.
Declaration of War by John B. Joseph
Price: Free! Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Screenplays » Drama, Plays » American / African American
Domino and his army chiefs holds strategic war conference, launch relentless battles against the anointed saints. It is a beginning of a great war and he fiercely wage it to destroy the saints. The battle is declared and you are a target . You need to read this interesting story and get yourself prepared to earn the victory.
Emerald Pave Diamond Rings by ibraggiotti jewelry, Sr
Price: Free! Words: 270. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Traditionally used for emerald gemstones, the emerald cut is a step cut, rectangular in shape and well suited to display the clarity of a gemstone.
Keeping the Doctor Away by Steven D. Bennett
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A musical melodrama! The villain, Willis Winesap, and his lackey, Goldie Jonagold, are looking to run a scam, and impersonating the town doctor and his nurse seems right up their alley. With the help of The Lungalator, Winesap examines the miners, proclaims them sick with Gold Lung Disease--or E-Golda--has them quarantined and steals their gold! Will our hero be able to save the day?
Barred By the Barrels by Olugbenga Daramola
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 7,020. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A budding construction firm, Willson and Chuks Associates Ltd, seethes with scheming, plotting and subversive intrigues. Chuks outmaneuvers Willson, his principal partner, in this well-scripted tragic-comedy with an enthralling and enchanting denouement. It's a 12-scene drama of the bizarre and the ridiculous. Federal cops swing into action to unravel and unearth unnerving crimes at the firm
Little Red Riding Hood by B K Buis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Little Red Riding Hood without a wolf? This humorous children's play for a large cast will entertain audiences from children through adults. It's great for classwork or a full performance.
Cinderella - a Stage Adaptation by B K Buis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Theater
A slam dunk! In this large-cast comedy, Cinderella has to answer the "Magic" question to get the Prince in this fun one-act stage play for performance or classwork.
The Obits by Dennis Doud
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2016 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Two strangers - both retired - get off on the wrong foot over a favorite table at the cafe. From this awkward beginning, an unlikely friendship develops.