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The Chapel of the Thorn: A Dramatic Poem by Charles Williams
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,740. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Plays » Medieval
The Chapel of the Thorn is a two-act verse drama in which Christians and pagans contend for control of the Crown of Thorns. Its themes of spiritual tension, sacred vs. secular power, and religious war are as powerful now as they were when Williams wrote this play just over one hundred years ago. It is here published for the first time.
Unique settings of new york prices new york by ibraggiotti jewelry, Sr
Price: Free! Words: 460. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Plays » Medieval
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The Tragedy of Macbeth, Part II: The Seed of Banquo by Noah Lukeman
Price: Free! Words: 17,870. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2015. Categories: Plays » Shakespeare, Plays » Medieval
“Lukeman’s sequel to the Scottish play succeeds as both a fascinating literary exercise and an entertaining play in its own right….[A] poetic, well-paced drama.” —Booklist “Lukeman did a top-notch job creating a fresh play in the style of Shakespeare. The story moves quite briskly, and takes quite a few intriguing twists...."
The Second Shepherds' Play, translated into Modern English by Natasha Luepke
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Plays » Medieval
A modern translation of a medieval classic. What had been a slice-of-life tale transforms into a nativity play, comparing and contrasting the poor peasants and their sheep with Mary and Jesus. Written in the fifteenth century by the Wakefield Master, The Second Shepherds' play uses uses comedy and pathos to explore the lives of medieval English peasants.
Catherine de Valois: A Play in Three Acts by Laurel A. Rockefeller
Series: The Legendary Women of World History: Plays, 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: British English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Plays » Medieval, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
War made her queen of England. Her love for a Welshman made her immortal. Adapted from the creative non-fiction biography of the same name, Catherine de Valois tells the story of one of the 15th century's most fascinating queens, taking audiences beyond Henry V and Agincourt to discover the real woman you thought you knew from Shakespeare's "Henry V."
Even Odds by Yas Niger
Price: Free! Words: 6,710. Language: British English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Plays » Medieval, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
A tragedy with two characters, unfolds in fast rhythmic exchanges. A play and poem that treats the tale of belittled feminism and hyped masculinity, reassures of justice's persistence. It touches on the seemingly unsafe nature of life, as people manage the simplest things and still tend not to really mend the silly holes of doubts they breed, seeking to even the odds life throws at them.
Island of Shalamar (A Two-Act Play) by Mary E Hanks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,930. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Plays » Medieval
While King Kristof sits on his throne enjoying peace, the kingdom of Shalamar is under attack. Brendoor commandeers the island’s only bridge. Then Queen Terise arrives with her spoiled daughter and a plan to merge their countries into one--Shalabrendoor. In the midst of pomp and pageantry, goodness and evil come to light in this medieval allegory.
The Marsh King's Daughter by H.D. Greaves
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,750. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Plays » Medieval
Vikings, Ancient Egyptians, Goblins, Magical Transformations, terror, murder and mayhem, along with comedy and music, all come together in this exotic play adapted from Hans Christian Andersen’s story about a bewitched maiden, rescued and redeemed by a most unlikely character, a kindly old bird, none other than Father Stork—yes, the same stork famous for bringing babies! He is our storyteller.
Orpheus and Eurydice by Edward Eaton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,270. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013 by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Plays » Medieval
When Eurydice finds herself in Hades she is mocked and tormented by demons. Can her husband rescue her before the fiends of Hell destroy her last spark of humanity? Can Eurydice and Orpheus overcome the wrath of the Queen of the Dead? [Drama / Dramatic Verse (PG) 70 pages | Released in 2012 by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc. | Available in print and ebook]
Elizabeth Bathory by Edward Eaton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,300. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013 by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Plays » Medieval, Plays » Ancient & Classical
When Elizabeth Báthory discovers that the blood of maidens will keep her young, she sets off on a bloody killing spree that lasts for years and results in the deaths of hundreds. [A play in five scenes and based on a true story | Drama (PG) released in 2012 by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc. | Available in ebook and print]
Rise and Fall of Ferowind by RIc Moore
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Categories: Plays » Medieval
A short play about a Country just out of the brink of war Ferowind. Seems like trouble ahead when the kingdom is over run by a Hooded Stranger, can the once brave knights of Ferowind retake their kingdom, find out in the short play based on its novella counterpart.
Waterfall by Matt Purland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by My Ebook Publishing House. Categories: Plays » Medieval, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Waterfall is a one-act play based on The Pardoner's Tale by Geoffrey Chaucer. This play is a rollercoaster, packed with unexpected turns of events and outpourings of emotion, truly a masterpiece!
The Crown by Rabindranath Tagore
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,750. Language: American English. Published: June 13, 2012 by A. Datta. Categories: Plays » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » General
This play situated in 16th century royal Tripura presents a simple story of war, fraternal love, fratricide, cunning and bravery. It demonstrates that the brave die only once and that the traitor is essentially insane. Another of Tagore's masterpieces …
The Tragedy of Harold II by Merlin Douglas Larsen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,530. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Plays » Medieval
Shakespeare never got around to this one. So I wove my two historical novels on the Norman Conquest of England into a stage play, because it is my favorite story.