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Dwyer, the Liar: Reader’s Theatre by A. Schwartz
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2015 by Quick Reads Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Theater, Plays » American / African American
Dwyer’s lies always resulted in getting him into trouble with his teachers, family, and friends. After his ninth birthday his lies caused his troubles to grow to humorous, gargantuan proportions. This story is presented as a Reader’s Theatre with an activity. Perfect for the classroom, as a homeschool activity, and the community theater.
The Pennsylvania Rangers by Marvis Parch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,480. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A novella/screenplay that documents history with a fictional dialogue and action of Captain Philips' Pennsylvania Rangers in the 1700;s. The United States of America, through the 13 original states who each cast off their status as a colony of Great Britain, all contributed to the War for Independence. All in this militia fought. British advisors helped the Iroquois attack frontier settlors.
Two Plays by Brigid Elson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,100. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
These two plays mix religion and comedy. Henry Had to Go is an edgy satire about parish donors and what might be called inept handling of human resources. In addition all the characters exhibit, strangely in some cases, very firm opinions about music. Evangel imagines, somewhere out of time and space, a confrontation between the writers of the Gospels and four modern Biblical critics.
Adam's Novel by Joseph Barone
Price: Free! Words: 18,750. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Ancient & Classical
Adam Ferro, a salesman with cancer, takes his therapist's advice and embarks on a novel- something he's always wanted to accomplish. He creates a character that is at first too perfect to be genuine, who then gradually parallels the author's own trials, and both are challenged to "live" their remission- whatever that means to them.
Man In The Mirror by Marvin Amparo Santana
Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Man in The Mirror goes beyond simple combination of words, or well written proems and poetry. It is a must read pertaining all the emotions and feelings that any human being may feel at a certain point of their lives. Man in The Mirror contains powerful-inspirational quotes, as well as social-political related proems and proses. Most predicaments one may face in life are portrayed this book
Out There: Outrageous Stories, Idylls, and Play Reviews by Christopher G. Bremicker
Series: The Human Encounter. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,260. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
From the laxative effects of diet green tea, a church luncheon, to a play about the Irish Civil War, this book pulls no punches. From creative nonfiction, like coats I owned but could not afford, science fiction, like time travel to the origin of the universe, and fiction, like a bus date where a sober couple relapse, this book is outlandish. Three stories about race are food for thought.
Under the Sign of the Waterbearer: A Life of Thomas Merton by Dr James T. Baker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,860. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » American / African American
The author of this play, James Thomas Baker, knew Thomas Merton and wrote the original version of the play soon after Merton's death. This completely revised and rewritten version, done as an expression of love and admiration in 2015, is to commemorate his hundred birthday.
A Duo of Plays by Judith Donner Hancock
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,080. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2015. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Plays » American / African American
THE LAST BUDDHA The Last Buddha opens in 1991 with the Cohen family planning a memorial service for their late wife and mother. The devastating impact on the family when one daughter speaks openly about her mother at the service is epitomized by the gift of a Buddha. WAITING FOR THE WORLD Jean Fleck flees New York for Vermont after September 11th only to find her new life and love threatened b
Finish Him! by Alexander Dingeman
Price: Free! Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
What happens when videogame characters are called upon to answer for their crimes? This play attempts to address both the positive and negative effects that the gaming industry has on society. Popular characters are called up one by one as witnesses in court to provide real word examples of each issue while adding a touch of humor to keep you reading till the end.
These Hands Are Clean by Mpumelelo Cilibe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
This short one-act play involving four characters is about a high ranking South African politician who has amassed sudden wealth through corruption.He, however , ends up in prison.
Mad Murder Radio Play. by Bertram Ellis
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: American English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
This is a dramatic comedy play. A hard-up private detective, Rick Holiday, is asked by the glamorous movie star, Helena Corkham to prove that she is not guilty of murdering her husband, the great movie star Harvey Corkham. ,The police think that all the evidence points to Helena's guilt. Rick's assistant, Gloria Upright finds the vital clue that proves her innocence.
Why Men Womanize by Steve Owen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,680. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Plays » American / African American
This book is especially written to expose the reasons why men womanize, the process, gains and side effects associated with womanizing.
Quiero irme entre risas by José Aurelio Guzmán Martínez, Sr
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 by José Aurelio Guzmán Martínez, Sr
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 by Richard Grossman
Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Who needs a real therapist when you can purchase the Dr. Frank, Therapy App, created by a world famous psychologist? At least that was Timothy’s thinking. But can artificial intelligence be as emotionally intelligent as human intelligence? Hmmm...you may be surprised! A 10-minute comedy and Boston Theater Marathon finalist
A Three Act Play: Dinner With Charles Darwin by Greg Minster
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.
The Broken Pledge by Hank Nuwer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015 by Shalako Press. Categories: Plays » American / African American
This play was first acted by Hank Nuwer as an Anne Frank fellow at Buffalo State College. Special thanks to my publisher Major Mitchell and to hazing activist Gregory Danielson for allowing his photo of his own close call at a University of North Carolina initiation to be used. And special thanks to the parents of hazing and alcohol victims Chuck Stenzel, Harrison Kowiak, Joe Bi
Surviving Romeos and Juliets by Jim Wagner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Surviving Romeos and Juliets is a romp, a farce and fun to watch. A group of Romeos and Juliets help two teenage boys with their Shakespeare assignment. They make things worse, and confusion fills the stage, as personal problems and attitudes are revealed. The play is a great choice for a high school drama production because it allows teens, who love to perform, the chance to make people laugh.