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Dancing on Coffins
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 Rating
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 650. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
"The Rating" is a short, funny monologue meant to be performed before a play or other performance. Guaranteed to get a laugh!
Bluffing
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? Here's one way to find out! A 10-minute comedy...
Clinically Un-Depressed
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.
The Butterfly
Price: Free! Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Free will & determinism
Pseudo-philosophical chatter concerning prison escapes.
Beach Realty of Sandcastle Isle
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.
The Devil as the Monk
Price: Free! Words: 12,120. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Fantasy, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
When a girl walks into a monastery, she disrupts all order. But when she’s visited by an angel, it’s pure chaos.
Snow Business
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 860. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Here's a little play that's as light as a snowflake. A cranky boss experiences the miracle of his first snowfall. A charmer that can be performed without a set, and the only prop needed is a flash camera. (The author won't mind if that's mimed.)
A Book of Plays Vol.1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,540. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
These plays were written over the course of many years as a testament to those who inspired them. Of all my Plays, these are the most important to me because I knew the people shown here. I have a great regard for each of them.
The Linkful Triad Trilogy and Other Plays: The Collected Work of JJ Thompson
Price: Free! Words: 11,540. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
From 2004 to 2006, JJ Thompson wrote a series of strange and idiosyncratic plays that delighted and enraged readers in equal measure. Staggeringly original, disarmingly surreal, charged with political righteousness and an almost devilish wit, Mr. Thompson's plays are a bizarre form of "outsider art" that blends the Manichean logic of the morality play with Brechtian modes of representation.
Why Men Womanize
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,680. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Plays » American / African American
This book is especially written to expose the reasons why men womanize, the process, gains and side effects associated with womanizing.
Dr. Frank, Therapy App
Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Who needs a real therapist when you can purchase the Dr. Frank, Therapy App, created by a world famous psychologist? At least that was Timothy’s thinking. But can artificial intelligence be as emotionally intelligent as human intelligence? Hmmm...you may be surprised! A 10-minute comedy and Boston Theater Marathon finalist
Abstinence Only
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
As a way to delay, if not prevent, the reporting of a robbery, two college students have been taped together, naked. To distract Jack as they continue their struggle for freedom, Lori commences a psychology discussion between the two psych majors. From Wilhem Reich to Witold Gombrowicz, Jack finally convinces Lori to make contact with her friend. But when her friend arrives to free them, a whole
Band of Brooders Presents The Death of Corporal Tillman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,740. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Everyone knows what happened to Tillman – he was assassinated – murdered by the nation he mistakenly chose to serve. Americans choose to turn away from such searching truths about the real nature of their country. In this short play Rick's interactions and conversations with his squad may recount some of what Tillman would have said had his country given him the chance to say them.
An Evening with Edgar Allan Poe
Price: Free! Words: 14,930. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Framed by the story "The Fall of the House of Usher," this stage play encompasses six other famous and not-so-famous Edgar Allan Poe stories into one entertaining evening. Included are "The Tell-Tale Heart," "The Raven," "The Cask of Amontillado," "The Masque of the Red Death," "The System of Dr. Tarr & Prof. Fether," and "The Facts in the Case of Monsieur Valdemar."
Recital
Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A last request from a mother to a son in a long-broken relationship. "Recital" was a 2015 Boston Theater Marathon finalist.
Brief Encounter
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 14,670. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Categories: Screenplays » Drama, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Power, love, deception, translates into a bifurcated ending.
The Great American Western (The Lost Episode), A Musical Comedy
Price: Free! Words: 10,260. Language: American English. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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This is a full length play written specifically for community theater. Any non-profit theater may produce it without royalties. (It is best read on a full size screen because of the fonts and format) This play has won several regional awards and has been staged over 100 times. It is an edgy, politically incorrect musical that pokes fun at politicians, government, and pop culture. Have fun with it.
Lying in the Quiet Darkness
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,910. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
When Alex reveals his plans for the future, he and his long-time friend Joe discover that their friendship is not nearly as strong as they believed. Based on a true story, this play explores how fragile friendship can truly be.
Broken
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
It's a routine night backstage for the members of Ice Cubes in Hell. Or is it?

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