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Meet Me On Lanai by J. R. Duke
Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 31,220. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A crazy priestess on the island of Lanai escapes from prison and seeks revenge by performing human sacrifices. In other words, this is a comedy. The potential victims have all been tricked into coming to the island for love, money, and adventure. What follows is a French farce in the middle of the Pacific Ocean with mistaken identities, plot twists galore, and grass huts with slamming doors.
My Lani by J. R. Duke
Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 30,230. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » American / African American
We all have regrets. Lani has more than her share including the biggest one, shooting somebody. Unable to face the consequences she hides from the truth, seeks solace in alcohol, and contemplates turning the gun on herself. Her mother will have none of that. Although dead for many years she visits Lani in spirit to help sort out her life and come to grips with her past, present, and future.
Oubliette by Justin Blasdel
Price: Free! Words: 20,590. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American
A group of insane individuals are cruelly kept in a prison where the only things to pass the time are to fight, fornicate, and play cards to see who can win each other's turns in standing in the light that infrequently shines down. All the while the doctors above analyze their patient's mental progress, and they don't always agree if kindness or torture are the best tools for the job.
The Confessions of Isobel Gowdie by Michael McGrinder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,360. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Michael McGrinder tells Isobel Gowdie, The Witch Queen of Scotland’s story on a grand canvas spanning a period of 17 years. This full-length play is not for the prudish nor for the faint-hearted, but neither is it for those without a sense of humor or deep compassion. It is for those who like a good story well-told and for those especially who enjoy a love story and who appreciate great theatre!
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.
Kaweah 1894 by Jim Pangrazio
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,770. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
It's 1894. The Pullman strike has led to a national rail strike led by Debs' American Railway Union. In central California two men ill treated by the Southern Pacific Railroad are robbing their trains. Large wheat farmers leasing land from the SP have just learned that the land purchase prices stated in their leases are a fiction. And the Kaweah community is destroyed. They unite to fight back.
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.
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
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.
Orphan of Wits Play by Jude Onyema Mba
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
Trieamgular by james milano
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 by Erin Underwood
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.
Where Your Treasure Is by Amy Laurens
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.
Agony of Africa by Jude Onyema Mba
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 33,740. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 13, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
The long years of military rule in the country that ended in the late 90s left backlog of challenges. HIV/AIDS was on the prowl. An Impact Assessment Survey nationwide put Umoku at a shocking 24% prevalence rate which stirred up stigmatization against the community. A delegation of HIV/AIDS Control officials visited Umoku and adduced their vulnerable customary practices as the main cause of the...
Feldman - A Play in Three Acts by David Rade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,350. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014 by Cedars Spring Books. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Screenplays » Drama
Arrested for panhandling with $20k in his bag, Danny Feldman is confronted by a system determined to institutionalize him "in his own best interests." His freedom depends on the defense of a compassionate lawyer who volunteers to represent him against all odds. Danny’s struggle touches our hearts. FELDMAN raises questions about justice, mental health, individual rights, what it is to be free.
Dentro Tango Argentino – La Storia del più Importante Show di Tango di Tutti i Tempi by Antón Gazenbeek
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 58,770. Language: Italian. Published: June 1, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Tango Argentino è stato lo spettacolo innovativo che ha portato alla rinascita di interesse per il Tango Argentino. Ha debuttato a Parigi, poi ha conquistato Broadway e, in seguito, ha girato il mondo intero. Ha avuto un’enorme influenza culturale sulla comprensione della storia del tango, della sua musica e danza, moda, capelli e trucco.
Inside Tango Argentino: The Story of the Most Important Tango Show of All Time by Antón Gazenbeek
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,760. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Categories: Screenplays » Musical, Plays » American / African American
Tango Argentino was the groundbreaking show that led to the renaissance of interest in Argentine Tango. It premiered in Paris, then conquered Broadway and, later, toured the whole world. It had enormous cultural influence on the understanding of tango history, music and dance, fashion, hair and makeup.
Who Will Bail Us Out? by Emmy Boy
Price: Free! Words: 38,460. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Who will bail out a Nigerian man who gets caught up in the drama of repaying the loan a customer of his bank took in his name when the customer suddenly disappeared into thin air with the whole money?
Insects by Terrence Aubrey
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 55,660. Language: American English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
By the year 2016 the fact that greenhouse gasses were changing the World’s climate was beyond doubt. Despite the irrefutable evidence, there were still those that refused to acknowledge that mankind’s actions were related to the heavy weather, now afflicting the planet. Who were these skeptics? In general, those that benefitted most from the lifestyle and status quo in the 21st century.