Plays » American / African American

Two Old Strangers: a short play
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Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
A short play. Susan and Sammy fell in love at the New Horizon Home for the Elderly. Susan doesn’t like New Horizon and wants to go home. They run away but a cop comes by and recognizes them from a Missing Persons Bulletin. He’s a nice guy and gives them a couple of hours together before taking them back. The little girl wants to go home now, please. Sammy finds a way.
The Paper Fight
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Price: Free! Words: 480. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Christian » Amish & Mennonite
An inspiring short story for those who are struggling with severe trials.
A Christmas Carol - a Stage Adaptation
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Price: Free! Words: 9,150. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
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.
The Great American Western (The Lost Episode), A Musical Comedy
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Price: Free! Words: 10,260. Language: American English. Published: January 25, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African 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.
Cataclysm
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Price: Free! Words: 860. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Category: Plays » American / African American
A short play about love between the only two people left in this world.
The Loiterer
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Price: Free! Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: 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.
A New Year Carol
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Price: Free! Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: 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.
Big Foot
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Price: Free! Words: 8,950. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: 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!
The One-Act
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Price: Free! Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: 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.
Journey Through the Planets
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Price: Free! Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Journey Through the Planets is a hilariously funny one act play suitable for children to perform. The plot follows a crew aboard a star cruiser shuttling a vacationing collection of comical passengers on a trek through the solar system. There is no fee for downloading or performing. You'll love this one.
The Boy or Girl Who Cried, "Stampeding Herd of Elephants!"
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Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
The Boy or Girl Who Cried, "Stampeding Herd of Elephants!" is a comedic fairy tale spoof for school productions or classwork. It's based on the story "The Boy Who Cried Wolf" and offers many diverse roles for both elementary and middle schools as well as high school actors to produce for younger audiences.
Wild Kingdom High School Redux
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Price: Free! Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Six short humorous scripts about the high school experience for students and teachers.
Emergency Meeting of the Yale University Women Philosophers Group
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Price: Free! Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Recently there has been a rash of campus sex harassment reports. Surprisingly, many have been tied to that backwater of the humanities, University Philosophy Departments, where students are taught about justice, morality and other high-minded things. When a prominent Yale University professor is implicated as a serial seducer, the women professors in the department decide they need to talk.
We Interrupt This Program
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Price: Free! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
A white collar family and a blue collar one are listening to War of the Worlds in 1939 in neighboring apartments.
The Mighty Samurai and the Evil Bird Demon Etsushi: A Kwirky-buki Play
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Price: Free! Words: 12,210. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Kabuki style story (with an American/English Style Farce): a dishonored samurai comes to the aid of a lord and his daughter to vanquish the evil bird demon Etsushi.
The Great Carbuncle
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Price: Free! Words: 14,580. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Adapted from Nathaniel Hawthorne's short story, a group of people in the 60's get lost in the Ozarks in a winter storm, but that's when they see the legendary fist-sized gem.
The Boy Toy
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Price: Free! Words: 13,260. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
(3.00 from 1 review)
Rich ex-trophy wife uses hypnosis to make her young boyfriend interesting, but it backfires when he goes crazy with each suggestion.
No Touching
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Price: Free! Words: 16,990. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
A painter is attracted to his male model as well as a rough prostitute he pays to only listen to his problems.
Suicide Squeeze: An Existential Crisis At Third Base
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Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
It’s the ninth inning of the last game of “Philosopher First Baseman” Johnny Banner’s long major league career, and Banner comes to bat. When he hits a triple and ends up 90 feet away from scoring the winning run, suddenly he’s overcome by the feeling: What’s next in my life? But nobody in the stadium seems to care. Well, almost nobody... A Boston Theater Marathon finalist.
How America Does It
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Price: Free! Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
(1.00 from 1 review)
The United States has it's own unique way of conducting foreign policy. One which all other countries criticize while secretly wishing they could emulate. The play depicts the preparation of Kerry's dramatic presentation of alleged poison gas crimes committed by Syria. President Obama had to join with aides to find ways to work-up the emotionally deficient Kerry.