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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.
New Plays IV by Plan-B Theatre Company
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 40,320. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Plays » Gay & Lesbian, Plays » Women Authors
Plan-B Theatre Company, based in Salt Lake City, Utah, has developed and produced unique and socially conscious theatre since 1991. Plan-B champions the work of local playwrights. This is our fourth anthology of our work published since 2008.
Talking Bones by Shay Youngblood
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,460. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Women Authors
Talking Bones is set in Ancestor’s Books & Breakfast, a half empty bookstore in a small Southern town, where three generations of women, Ruth, her daughter Baybay and her grand daughter Eila, hear the ancestors through a broken hearing aid, whispers in the dark and in talking bones. The ancestors bring a message about love, faith and family.
Petit Cri Cherche petit Corps version 2.0 by Corinne Tisserand-Simon
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: French. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Plays » European / French, Plays » Women Authors
Petit Cri Cherche Petit Corps est une pièce pour deux comédiens-danseurs et une voix. La voix dit le corps, et les corps incarnent la voix. Ce « dialogue à 3 » conte la naissance, la vie, l’amour, la mort.
Jane Austen's EMMA by Paula Parker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,300. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Plays » Women Authors
Jane Austen's feisty, provocative and enchanting heroine, Emma Woodhouse, comes to life on the stage in Paula K. Parker's sparkling new adaptation, "Jane Austen's EMMA."
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.
The Wolf in the Waistcoat by Marija Fekete Sullivan
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Style Writes Now. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
A children's play, humorous, entertaining. Mums, dads and teachers might also enjoy reading this. Inspired by motifs presented in the fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm.
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.
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。
Dear Kendra: Journal of a Female Serial Killer Volume 1 & 2 by fun books
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,670. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Plays » Women Authors
I was born on February 14, 1970 at 5:35 a.m. My mother was pronounced dead at 5:37 a.m. Women had not achieved equality with men in any country. Four students at Kent State University in Ohio were killed by National Guardsmen at a protest about American incursion into Cambodia. The unemployment rate stood at 3.5 percent. The cost of a first-class stamp was six cents. The Beatles broke up.
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.
Julia de Burgos: Child of Water by Carmen Rivera
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,300. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015 by Red Sugarcane Press, Inc.. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Fiction » Historical » USA
In JULIA DE BURGOS: CHILD OF WATER is a two-act play written by Carmen Rivera about Julia de Burgos, the pioneering Latin American poet, feminist and activist. The playwright explores Julia de Burgos' struggles with colonialism, racism and sexism as well as the consequences to her personal life by stepping outside of the traditional roles reserved for Latinas.
Touching Lightly on Love and Death by Kathleen Thompson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,200. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Plays » American / African American
Well-known Chicago playwright Kathleen Thompson writes with intelligence,sensitivity and often wild humor about our deepest feelings. These three short plays explore how people in intimate situations--romance, family, friendship and danger--bring each other through . . . or try.