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Chimaera Cries on Stream!!!!! by Francis Bass
You set the price! Words: 2,660. Language: American English. Published: January 7, 2018. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Joseph Yanyuk, known by his screen name, “Chimaera,” is a speedrunner—someone who attempts to beat a video game as fast as possible. In this short play, Chimaera is livestreaming a speedrun, when there’s a terrorist attack in Red Square. Despite his personal connections with Moscow, Chimaera struggles to stay focused on the game, and complete a speedrun in world record time.
Suggest the Empire by Francis Bass
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,460. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
To Prince Oht, the imperial heir, all the trappings of nationhood seem as skeletal and artificial as those of theatre. War chants to suggest fraternity, flags to suggest ownership—they seem just like flimsy poles to suggest spears, three men to suggest an army. While his cynicism is a trivial matter while his father still reigns, the time will soon come when the empire is Oht's responsibility.
Transitions by Jen Selinsky
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,970. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
"Transitions" is a books of poems, one short, story, and one short play. "Summertimes Blues" is about an overworked woman named Justine Wesley. "Transitions" is a short play in which the Voice (or Narrator) brings five literary greats together in one room: Emily Dickinson, Willa Cather, Sylvia
Judge Jury: Hybrid Stories by Jonathan Lowe
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,890. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Artificial intelligence, suspense, revenge, murder, and a prequel to the movie Collateral. Stories from award winning author Jonathan Lowe.
111 One-Minute Monologues - The Ultimate Audition Book for Teens #4 by Debbie Lamedman
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 29,810. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
The Ultimate Audition Book for Teens Volume IV: 111 One-Minute Monologues is the newest edition to our monologue series. For the junior high and high school drama student to the more serious young actor or actress, these monologues provide timely subject matter and contemporary, age-appropriate topics.
Waiting For A Friend: A Play by Alfred C. Martino
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Waiting For A Friend is a one-act play about a fifty-something-year-old man who has an unexpected (or maybe not) meeting with a best friend from his teenage years, as they catch up on each other's lives, renew their friendship, and lament the passage of so many decades.
A Play and Four Short Stories by David Seed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2017 by Western Grebe Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A writer’s life is full of raggedy stories. For instance, a short play with bits of show tunes sung by a girl and heard by a boy who thinks trees can sing; a few seconds of terror with life flashing before the eyes; a struggle between right and wrong, ending because of an inconvenience; a good ending for a poorly ended story; and an inmate watching colors of dripping lizard blood.
Summarized & Analyzed: “Twelve Angry Men” by Student World
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,050. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2017 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Through the twelve jurors, the judge, and the way the deliberations and voting takes place in the play, the playwright is successful in telling the audience about the American justice system.
Dancing on Coffins by Yan Bratovich, Sr
You set the price! Words: 16,200. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Harold Hoffman is a head of funeral home. Hoffman and his comical colleagues decide that it is necessary to increase the number of orders for coffins and a funeral. They want to increase death rate in the city. The journalist Julia Shweetner understands - this group of psychopaths threatens her city and fight against them.
The Joy of Call Waiting by Bryan Simpson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 770. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
This monologue is a throwback to the nineties. Watch as a teenage girl humiliates herself with help from the evil that is call waiting. All you need is one actress with a lot of energy, and you're sure to get a lot of laughs.
Billy Bob's Poetry Night by Bryan Simpson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 820. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
This is a hilarious skit involving three people. It's easy to perform and easy to memorize. A local poet reads his poem, "Love Hurts." It's painfully funny.
Bluffing by Richard Grossman
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
How do family members really feel about you? You might want to try a game of poker--it works for these "seniors!" A 10-minute comedy...
The Memory Delete by Gabor Nagy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,170. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » AmericanNaNoWriMo 2016 book. Last updated 2016-11-28 10:47:43
Our planet is ruled by powers in the background in which human beings and aliens ally in secret. the objective of the agreement is the development and protection of the humankind. "But it seems to be the case that corruption is present in the Universe, to..."
Clinically Un-Depressed by Will Holcomb
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,640. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Plays » American / African American
Clinically Un-Depressed is a dramatic comedy about a boy with a chemical imbalance which causes him to not be able to be angry or sad. Due to his condition, his psychologically abusive father and the grumpy old man in the neighborhood have to deal with him differently than they deal with other people. Anger does not work with the boy.
Monastery by Francis Bass
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
In the near future, Academic Campuses offer an affordable, but longer and more intensive, alternative to universities. In this play, the editors of a campus lit journal meet just before the start of summer to finish up the latest issue and celebrate their success. A hypothetical conversation about graduating early and starting up a magazine outside the "monastery" turns into a spirited argument.
We'll Tell Happy Stories by Francis Bass
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,340. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Boa and Ardom are two refugees posing as ambassadors, who have survived for years pretending that their home country, Choroa, is still perfectly stable. When a royal edict orders that all Choroans must leave the country or face enslavement, Boa and Ardom must reveal harsh truths and spin fanciful stories in order to convince their hosts to allow themselves and their daughter to stay.
Beach Realty of Sandcastle Isle by Francis Bass
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Ray is the CEO of Mare Realty, an old, moneyed company which has a near total monopoly on Sandcastle Isle. Sandra Holt works for the newer, less successful BRSI. Sandra, pretending she's only a tourist, befriends and manipulates Ray, and the power dynamic between the two companies begins to shift. With each passing scene, the stage is constricted as the water rises, and the beach steadily erodes.