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Murder by David Halliday
You set the price! Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2019. Categories: Plays » Canadian, Poetry » Canadian Poetry
A young girl falls into a nightmare. Is murdered. Police, witnesses, the crowd. The morgue. An accused is found. The trial begins. Spectators. Elements. The prosecution rails. The defense shrugs. The judge nods off and on. Judgment and sentencing is given to the mob. Innocence is a dream.
Roller Derby Saved My Soul by Nancy Kenny
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2018. Categories: Plays » Canadian, Plays » Women Authors
Amy, a shy comic book geek who just turned 30, discovers roller derby through her bossy and overachieving sister, June. With a mixture of heartwarming honesty and snappy observations, she navigates this competitive world, finds love, and finally learns to unleash the hero within.
The Hunter's Burden by Jamie McKinven
Price: Free! Words: 11,400. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Plays » Canadian
The Hunter's Burden, a two act play written by Jamie McKinven, follows the Birmingham Brahmas, a minor league hockey team starving for relevance in the midst of an economic downturn. An endless string of pranks, cantankerous trainers and eccentric goalies highlight this hilarious tale as the Brahmas walk a fine line between budding potential and swift demise in the dog-eat-dog world of pro sports.
October Ferries to Gabriola by Charlotte Cameron
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 11,930. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Plays » Canadian, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A play inspired by the life of notorious British novelist, Malcolm Lowry, author of Under the Volcano. Playwright Charlotte Cameron mixes fact and fiction, moving back and forth in time from 1946 to the present day, juxtaposing the lives of Lowry and his second wife, Margerie, with the plight of a contemporary couple.
Below Zero: A Play by Lajos Walder
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,310. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2017 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Categories: Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Plays » Canadian
Set in a remote radio outpost in northern Quebec in 1942, "Below Zero" is a study in obsession, duplicity, aversion, infidelity, and psychological abuse to the point of murder ... people stuck together with no escape ... Written in early 1940s in Hungary, Below Zero is arguably the prototypical existential drama, anticipating Jean-Paul "Sartre’s No Exit" (1944), among other works.
Misfit by Darren Stewart-Jones
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2016. Categories: Plays » Canadian, Plays » Gay & Lesbian
Misfit is a short play based entirely on a letter written by Marilyn Monroe after her stay at Payne Whitney Psychiatric Clinic. The piece features great monologues for female actors.
Je joue beaucoup mieux aux échecs by Jean-Claude Grenon
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 36,480. Language: French. Published: September 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Multicultural education, Plays » Canadian
J'apprends à mieux jouer aux échecs et je gagne plus souvent même contre les logiciels d’échecs de top niveau; plus toutes les règles du jeu d’échecs et beaucoup plus, plus 100 parties d’échecs rapides de 21 coups ou moins, plus 100 tests d’échecs et mat (max 5 coups).
What All You Need to Do for A Safe and Hassle Free move in Mumbai by Raj Malhotra, Sr
Price: Free! Words: 420. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Plays » Canadian(5.00 from 1 review)
Packers and movers are those who can help you to own safe and straight forward relocation. They will do all the hard of yours on behalf of you. You can just appreciate your move by viewing the team doing work for you they will bunch all of your material with care and transfer them safe. And even they will rearrange them in your brand-new position by spending small income for hiring them and they'l
Harry's Truth - A Play in One Act by Rod Raglin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,560. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2016. Categories: Plays » Canadian, Plays » Canadian
Are there universal truths? Harry thinks there are and he's discovered one which will make life easier, simpler and more fulfilling. He wants to share this epiphany with those he loves but not only do they not want to share in his enlightenment, they feel threatened by what he has to tell them. Harry hopes the truth will set them free, but it might just make him very unpopular.
Serio-Comic by Andrew Wetmore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,460. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Plays » Canadian
"Serio-Comic" is five short plays that use sharp comedy to open up serious themes. The plays included are "Customer Service", "Consequences", "Lineup", "DDD", and "One Minute Warning."
Unwritten Rules by Lesley Fletcher
Price: Free! Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Plays » Canadian
A short, hard-hitting, comedic play. Moral decay is alive and not so well in the suburbs as well as urban area neighbourhoods. The uncomfortable feeling of laughing in the face of what is essentially murder and kidnapping propels this relevant comedy/drama.
Running: The Alex Decoteau Story by Charlotte Cameron
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 14,540. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Plays » Canadian, Fiction » Historical » Canada
Inspired by the life of Alex Decoteau, this moving one-act play tells the tale of a Cree hero. Canada's first aboriginal policeman (in Edmonton, Alberta, 1911), a champion runner and popular figure, Decoteau raced for Canada at the 1912 Olympics, fought for Canada in World War I and was killed, at 29, in the 1917 Battle of Passchendaele. Appropriate for Grades 5 and up.
Shakespeare for Slackers: Romeo and Juliet by Aaron Kite, Audrey Evans, & Jade Brooke
Series: Shakespeare for Slackers, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,800. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Five Rivers Publishing. Categories: Plays » Shakespeare, Plays » Canadian
You know, back in the day, Shakespeare wasn't considered elite. Oh sure, his plays were performed for royalty, but they were actually written for tradesmen, shopkeepers, average Joes, anybody who could pay a penny for a ticket. Mostly he wrote plays for the common man, using the language of the times.
Qui a volé la hache de Jacques? by Kamon
Series: Pièces de théâtre, Book 1. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: French. Published: February 23, 2014. Categories: Screenplays » Comedy, Plays » Canadian
Jacques ne peut pas trouver sa hache et le géant lui court après, quelqu'un doit l'avoir volée. Sherlock Holmes, Greg du Journal d’un dégonflé, Boucle d’or, la méchante sorcière de l'est et de nombreux autres célèbres personnages rejoignent Jacques pour l’aider. Peuvent-ils réussir? Un script de conte de fées humoristique qui sera un des points culminants de votre semaine du livre.
Who Stole Jack's Axe? by Kamon
Series: Play scripts by Kamon, Book 1. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Screenplays » Short, Plays » Canadian
Kamon publishes a funny play for primary level students. Characters from Jack and the Beanstalk, Snow White, the Wimpy Kid and many other famous stories coming together to help Jack finding his axe and his heart for reading.
The Case of the Broken Heart by Richard von Fuchs
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Plays » Canadian, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A smooth talking American evangelist is building a church in a small town outside Vancouver and drops dead in the middle of a sermon. Many people who know and serve him have a motive to kill him. Was it murder or heart disease?
The Man Who Wanted to Come to Dinner by Richard von Fuchs
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Categories: Plays » Canadian(5.00 from 1 review)
We see the wretched of the earth on TV. What if they could come into our comfortable living rooms and demand a more just distribution of food? In this play a group of New Age friends are trying to reach higher consciousness when a hungry man from the Third World arrives.