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Being dead isn't always so bad by Julia Averbeck
Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Plays » Women Authors
Why is there a dead man in Felicity's and Maude's living room and how can a cat help to solve the case?
Radio Plays by Karen Sunde
Price: Free! Words: 25,690. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Women Authors(5.00 from 1 review)
3 Radio Plays 3 Voodoo to Paradise: tropical night, mysterious wooden boat-load casting off for better future. The Sound of Sand: Blind boy’s mighty dangerous venture from sand-castle beach onto the sea. How His Bride Came To Abraham: Enemies trapped in no-man’s land make it paradise. An NPR, WNYC broadcast; a Bob Hope Award winner; a radio-adaptation of oft-produced, twice-published peace play.
Kabuki-West by Karen Sunde
Price: Free! Words: 24,970. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Plays » American / African American
Kabuki plays “dazzling” “haiku-like” Chicago Sun-Times “best of two worlds, fascinating” Oakland Tribune “resounds with Kabuki’s passion, fascination...in Sunde's adaptation, Zen philosophy is engrained into story, not imposed” L.A.Daily News “Essence of passion. Sunde's play compresses Homeric epic, is lucid and direct, makes you see and hear with awakened eyes and ears." Philadelphia Inquirer
Legítima Defesa - texto teatral para duas atrizes by Afonso Nilson
Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Duas mulheres em uma cela de solitária: a agente e a detenta. Uma já cometeu seus crimes e a outra acha que a nenhum castigo será suficiente para saldar a dívida com a sociedade. Mas algo está para mudar. Em meio à tortura uma chance de compensação ou vingança parece se descortinar em um lapso de tempo.
Bad Girl: A Play by Karen Truesdell Riehl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,680. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Plays » Women Authors
From the playwright... I wrote this play as a reminder of the harsh, unforgiving times that were the 1950’s, when uncomfortable words and actions were swept under the rug. If the dialogue sounds last century, or events seem improbable, we can be grateful they do. It's a fictionalized account of what happened to "girls in trouble." But the story is true. I lived it.
Amina by Wendy Beach
Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: Australian English. Published: December 9, 2014. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Plays » Australian & Oceanian(4.00 from 1 review)
'Amina' is a ten minute play script. A tragedy. Three characters (2m/1f). One or some of the characters are ghosts. The audience will not know who is alive, and who is not until the end. The piece is set in 1980s Lebanon, during the long civil war, in the basement of an apartment building that has collapsed due to bombing. Khalil says he has come from the future, in a near-death, drug induced sp
Oil of the Convent by River King
Price: Free! Words: 910. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.00 from 1 review)
A monologue about 9 minutes long for one female performer about a robot who until just recently thought she was human. In order to maintain the secret she had to murder a friend who found out, and is now wondering about her place in what's left of humanity after the robopocalypse.
Elvolution: A Two Act Play by Cheryl Thomas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,560. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014 by Sakura Publishing. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Screenplays » Sci-Fi
Based on the popular Christmas book by Jason Kinnear, “Elvolution: A Two Act Play,” illustrates the story of how Santa’s elves found their way from the drudges in their homeland of Elbania to the North Pole. The Elbanians, who are known as a smaller, quiet folk that are highly skilled in making crafts, furniture, and yes-TOYS, have suffered year after year under the oppressive hands of Viktor...
¿La Vida? ¡Un Teatro! by Eleonora Villegas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,020. Language: Spanish. Published: September 30, 2014 by The Little French eBooks. Categories: Plays » Caribbean & Latin American, Plays » Women Authors
Es una obra de teatro basada en hechos reales sobre la desconocida presencia del cuplé en la Venezuela de principios del siglo XX y de su tránsito hacia la industria cinematográfica venezolana.
The Glass Family by Leonore H. Dvorkin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Women Authors(5.00 from 1 review)
A play in one act, in which the transparent characters – Glenn, Glenda, Gladwin, and Glennis Glass – offer their opinions on such weighty philosophical matters as being half full or half empty, accepting oneself as one comes from the Great Factory, the restricted lives of their costlier neighbors in the locked china cabinet, the fate of an unfortunate cousin with a glass jaw, and much more.
Jan of Cleveland: Radio Play by Liz McKeown
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Plays » Women Authors
Jan of Cleveland is a radio play designed to run approximately 28 minutes. There are only 5 speaking parts and minimal, easy to find sound effects. It is a Time Travel perfect for high school plays, college radio stations and podcasters. Detailed character bios are included.
Legend of the Hidden Moon 月隐传奇(I):Feel Your Last Breath for Her and Her Sword 为她和她的剑, 感受最后一口呼吸 by Su Qi
Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: December 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Plays » Women Authors
当时明月在， 曾照彩云归。 故友拂叶去， 何人拈花回？ 不知从何时起，江湖开始盛传着这四句话。或者说开始知道有这样四个地方，或是杀人的，或是救人的，却都是惹不得的。 人的恐惧大多源自不了解，没有人了解这样的四句话究竟代表着何样的含义，没有人了解那四个地方究竟是什么样子，谁也不喜欢无端地去惹上什么乱七八糟的麻烦。 尤其，是有性命之忧的麻烦。
Stagestruck & Other Short Plays by Barbara Alfaro
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,490. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Categories: Plays » Women Authors
Ten minute plays, all comedies, and perfect for school productions and community and regional theaters. Some of the characters include a celebrity dog star, an out of work clown, and a Greek goddess.
My Letter to Fear (Essays on life, love and the search for Prince Charming) by Patricia Steffy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,930. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Plays » Women Authors
From the ridiculous to the heartbreaking, Steffy’s essays explore the differences between the realities of today and the expectations of youth. Her own experiences, plus interviews with women over the course of two years, are the basis for these funny and sometimes challenging pieces.
Two Plays For Children by Karen Truesdell Riehl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,960. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Women Authors
These two children's plays, royalty-free comedic fairy tales, Alice in Cyberland and The Emperor's New Clothes, may be performed by actors of all ages, featuring audience participation.
How to Succeed at Work Without Really Crying by Jane Benson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Plays » Women Authors
Dark chocolate has many health benefits, but how about dark humor? And speaking of health benefits, American workers are getting the shaft in terms of pay and health benefits. This dark little comedy is just what the doctor ordered. Dedicated to workers who bravely trudge on despite mistreatment, low wages, downgraded benefits, no benefits, and layoffs. A living rage has replaced the living wage.
Life is a Vaudeville by Eleonora Villegas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,870. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015 by The Little French eBooks. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Plays » Caribbean & Latin American
It tells the secret story of a family which because of its precarious economical situation, decides to take advantage and impose its artistic talents over established social prejudices during the early years of the XX century, to dedicate to Vaudeville and Couplet in countries and times not yet prepared.
Cuento de dos cafés descafeinados by Evelyn Barcelona
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,330. Language: Spanish. Published: April 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Plays » Women Authors
Es la conversación de dos chicas en una tarde de café.Hablan sobre las relaciones, el amor, la sociedad, la dificultad para ser madres, la cultura de la imagen, las bodas, la relación entre amigas, disney...Una lectura rápida y amena escrita a modo de diálogo en lenguaje coloquial repleta de situaciones, ejemplos y bromas.Un rato divertido que te hará reflexionar.Un trocito de vida hecho palabras.
Welcome to the Beginning by Desiree Joy Frias
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Women Authors
While writing for a young playwright’s competition, Bronxite Roxanna “Roxie” Ramos learns more about herself and her friends as they work through the hardships they face in high school.