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Bodies at War: a two-voice performance piece for male and female by James Deagle
Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Plays » Canadian
Bodies at War addresses issues of media literacy and self-image in two parts by juxtaposing the outer mileu of media messaging aimed at young women (First Movement) with the inner (gender-neutral) nightmare of self-harm (Second Movement).
Unwritten Rules by Lesley Fletcher
Price: $0.99 USD. 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 and running warrior. 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, in 1917, while running a message at the Battle of Passchendaele. He was only 29.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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: 1,930. 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: Free! 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: Free! Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Categories: Plays » Canadian
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.
Go -21st Century Existentialism by Doug Bentley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,080. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Plays » Canadian, Fiction » Anthologies » Drama/Theatrical(5.00 from 1 review)
A full length 4 Act theater script, GO’s template is the landmark play by Samuel Beckett Waiting For Godot. Positing major ontological advances since that play was first produced in 1953, GO’s tramps, BLIND and GOGO, encounter transformative characters - a starman, wizard, warrior, and clown - on their path to meeting the transcendent, genderless Go. Please read sample.
The Fiendish Plot of Doctor Cyclone by Maaja L. Wentz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Categories: Screenplays » Comedy, Plays » Canadian
Can a handful of kids defeat a cyborg army -- and their parents? The Fiendish Plot of Doctor Cyclone is a lunar comedy orbiting your funny bone. When the parents on a Moon base start acting strangely, it is up to their kids to battle a mad scientist with a heart of titanium. This comic screenplay is perfect for video or stage. Suitable for family viewing, it was first produced in 2011.
Ramblings of a Middle Aged Drag Queen by Darren Stewart-Jones
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Categories: Plays » Gay & Lesbian, Plays » Canadian
Ramblings of a Middle Aged Drag Queen is a short play about an over-the-hill drag queen who is interviewed by a young reporter in a Toronto gay bar in the 1990s. Running time is approximately 12 minutes.
The Abortion Monologues by Jane Cawthorne
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,330. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Categories: Plays » Canadian, Plays » Women Authors
In these dramatic monologues, twenty-three women reveal the details of their lives, relationships and families as they tell the stories of their abortions. Sometimes funny, sometimes heartbreaking, but always thought provoking, The Abortion Monologues exist in stark contrast to the real world in which women seldom publicly discuss this choice.