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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?
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.
The Fiendish Plot of Doctor Cyclone by Maaja Wentz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Categories: Screenplays » Sci-Fi, Plays » Women Authors
Can a handful of kids defeat a cyborg army -- and their parents? The Fiendish Plot of Doctor Cyclone is a comic screenplay perfect for screen or stage that lasts about one hour. Suitable for family viewing. Life on the Moon base is always hard for the handful of children growing up there, but now their parents are acting strangely. The kids suspect Cyclone Industries is to blame.
The Mud Monster by Marija Fekete Sullivan
Price: Free! Words: 360. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014 by Style Writes Now. Categories: Plays » Women Authors
'My house is under water All my things are afloat!' A dramatic sketch for children about the floods. This free ebook joins forces with all those seeking to help, in whatever way they can, the recovery effort in the flooded areas.
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...
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.
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.
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。
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.
The (Almost) True Story of Hope Winter (A Musical) by Persephone Litchfield
Price: Free! Words: 11,390. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2017. Categories: Plays » Women Authors
This Young Award winning musical tackles mental illness in a different and exciting light. Hope Winter had just entered high school when she meets the Royals of Nova Hill High School. When these 3 girls adopt her into the Nova Hill Royals, Hope's life turns upside down. Hope's story is one full of emotion, told from the perspective of depression and happiness.
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.
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.