Plays » Ancient & Classical

Queen Esther
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,440. Language: American English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » Ancient & Classical
A queen saves her race from genocide in Medo Persia.
Disagreement in Eden
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
Disagreement in Eden, A Comedy in One-Act, is an irreverent satire about Adam and Eve and their conflict about the Forbidden Fruit. While the Lord and Satan, awaiting the outcome, play chess, Gabriel, a cynical cornet-player, asks, “And what, my Lord, is ‘Sin’? It sounds like an inspired name for a perfume.” The answer he receives is alarming. This little play will alarm you into laughter.
The Lost Pharaoh
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,920. Language: British English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Ancient Civilizations
A short, funny, history play, for 7-11 year olds, Set in the Valley of the Kings,Egypt. Tutankhamun has been lost for thousands of years, but now Howard Carter and his team are on the case. When somebody dies though.... was it natural causes? Or is there a curse? Including full instructions for making your own Pharaoh's ceremonial Crook and Flail.
I have not forgotten
You set the price! Words: 9,680. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
I have not forgotten, with a cast of 11. Set in Italy Rome, and ancient dispute between two groups of immortals, the Vampires and the Enchanted Classical statues that come to life at night.
The sounds of Whimpering
You set the price! Words: 19,750. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
The Sound of Whimpering with a cast of 13. Interplay between the nomads and the djinn. The story is an old legend where once upon a time a djinn fell in love with a human and the consequences that followed. We learn about the living conditions within the desert, and the superstitions of the time.
The Goddess & The Devil
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 368,950. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
This book covers a broad range of issues discussed between Marcus and the Prisoner against the backdrop of the Salem Witch hysteria of 1692. As the despotic Marcus issues writs of accusations against "witches" in his employer's absence, his latest Prisoner makes a profound request that forces Marcus to confront the Devil within himself and the evil that plagues Salem Village.
Sweet Brood
You set the price! Words: 17,030. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
Sweet Brood, a play with a cast of 8. Shipwreck of four children, who find themselves on one of the Glorietta Islands. This island is enchanted, and the underlying themes of the story are those of self worth and self-destruction.
Ismene
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,260. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
The war of the Seven Against Thebes is ended, and after the fierce civil strife, the city needs a strong ruler. Or so thinks Creon, the regent, who decrees that no one should bury the body of the renegade, his nephew, as a warning to traitors. But can a man make laws not in accord with justice? In this retelling of Antigone, the question is posed from a new angle: the slow sister, Ismene.
Rumplestilzkin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,180. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
The ages-old tale of the dwarf who changes straw into gold in exchange for the heroine’s first-born is created anew in this highly entertaining epic melodrama. Successfully and elaborately produced in the U.S. by a small theatre group, this play, which features intelligent dialogue and characters, is also a delight to read aloud. For Theatrical Production, Performance Information is included.
Bring me to the Water
You set the price! Words: 16,970. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2012. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
A play with a cast of 11 people. Set in ancient Greece, where centaurs and mythical creatures still exist. This story is a continuation of Echo and Narcissus and what happens after.
Angel and Insect Wings
You set the price! Words: 16,370. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
Angel and Insect wings, a play with a cast of 16. Tells the story of an Angel born with frail wings, and her journey to earth in order to heal her disability.
Pandora's Box
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: British English. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books
A short, funny play about the Ancient Greek Myths, for children aged between 7 and 12. The book includes craft activities relevant to the play. Zeus has a plan. He wants to populate the world with creatures. He also wants to be worshipped. So he gives a present to two lesser Gods and asks them to create animals. But they go too far, and Zeus has a surprise in store for them.
Il Ciclope di Euripide
Series: Classical Greek Drama, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: Italian. Published: April 12, 2013. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Traduzione e adattamento teatrale del Ciclope di Euripide.
Ready Reference Treatise: Salome
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » Ancient & Classical
It is a one act play that tells the Biblical story of Salome, who was the stepdaughter of the tetrarch Herod Antipas.
Tomb Of The Pharaoh
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: British English. Published: December 13, 2012. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
A short, funny, history play, for 7-11 year olds, Set in ancient Egypt. Tutankhamun is dead, and his priests must prepare him for the afterlife, but is the tomb safe?. Including full instructions for making your own canopic jars and Tutankhamun's headdress.
Boudicca: A Play in Three Acts
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Dramas, 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,080. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Theater
As the western world fell to Rome's mighty legions, one woman dared fight for English liberty. Adapted from the creative non-fiction biography "Boudicca: Britain's Queen of the Iceni," Boudicca tells the story of Celtic Britain's greatest and most legendary ruler in a format accessible to readers of all ages and productions of all budgets.
The Evacuees
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: British English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe
A short, funny play for 7 - 11 year olds including craft activities. Set during the second world war, it is about children who had to leave the cities, due to the danger from bombing, and live in the countryside. Ideal for a class or group project, or for individuals to enjoy.
Theseus and the Minotaur
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: British English. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books
A short, funny play for children aged 7 - 11 years,including a craft activity relevant to the story. Theseus is sent to Crete to be sacrificed to the fearsome Minotaur. He is the greatest warrior in Greece. He always wins.But he hasn't yet met Ariadne, King Minos's beautiful daughter. When he does, will he meet his match?
Counselor's Desk - HIV/AIDS is not Diabolical by Hery Emili
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
The book is a true story of a village young man named Ayodele A. J. who according to his traditional belief claimed that HIV/AIDS can be prevented with herbs and charms. By this claim, it is clinical that the entire village is living at great risk of HIV; until Ayodele personally came to their rescue.
The First Christmas
Price: $24.95 USD. Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
This short, 40 page play reveals the prehistoric logic of the Christian Myth and presents a fictional scenario that could have inspired its author (Paul of Tarsus) to write it. The play also reveals that the Roman Catholic priesthood is a magnet for pederasts for more than the widely understood reason (the vow of celibacy). The Church's emphasis upon the virgin birth doctrine is the other reason.