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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 and 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
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 cosmic 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.
¡Ojalá! El gancho de ropa by Claudio Valerio Gaetani
Series: Theatre · Monologos. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: Spanish. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Plays » Canadian, Fiction » Inspirational
El gancho de ropa, es una farsa grotesca de sobre los significados e la existencia, los personajes se desenvuelven en forma caricaturesca en situaciones extrañamente realistas pero al mismo tiempo son una paradoja, igual no es una farsa en lo absoluto no es absurdo al interno de su estado dramático, llegando casi a una relación preexistente entre la palabra y la metáfora de las sensaciones.
A Book of Plays Vol. 2 by Robert J. MacPhee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,760. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2016. Categories: Plays » Canadian
These plays were written over the course of many years as a testament to those who inspired them. Of all my Plays, these are the most important to me because I knew the people shown here. I have a great regard for each of them.
DEATH ROW by John Stark Productions
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 13,310. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Plays » Canadian
Four middle-aged men, HARRY, PAUL, DAVID, and JAMES, share a prison cell in Kingston, Ontario. Three of the prisoners are slated for execution. The fourth, James, is a former priest who has been jailed for molestation of a young boy in his parish. James tries unsuccessfully to counsel his fellow prisoners, but when they discover the nature of his crime, they conduct a mock trial, and aft
The Great Election by John Stark Productions
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 16,600. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2015. Categories: Plays » Canadian
Taking place in the early part of the 20th century, the town of Pahrump, Nevada is witnessing a state recall election. The city itself is divided as it is by it's "blue" side complete with its various gambling halls, saloons, and cat houses, and it's "red" section of humble churches and other examples of a quality community.
Unwritten Rules by Lesley Fletcher
Price: $2.99 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. 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: 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(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.
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.