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Way Around
Price: Free! Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Two strangers bond over an unfortunate event.
Waiting For A Friend: A Play
Price: $0.99 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
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”
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
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
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
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.
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? You might want to try a game of poker--it works for these "seniors!" 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.
Monastery
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.
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.
We'll Tell Happy Stories
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
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.
Yaieuteva, la Maga desmemoriada
Series: Theatre. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,170. Language: Spanish. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play
Yaieuteva es una maga traviesa que habla en verso y se olvida de los que esta diciendo, hace hechizos solamente que promulgan amor y amistad, con un gato y un pollo que le hacen de ayudantes nos lleva a un mundo de fantasías y hechizos... Para salvar el tiempo que ha sido robado por una zorra llamada Zorra.
Cena con Delito - Poder Oculto, Muerte en la Secta
Series: Cena con Delito · Theatre. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Tara Jones-Windsor, esposa del controvertida líder de la secta “Hijos del sol naciente”, así como infame activista de la misma, fue asesinada brutalmente la semana precedente, existen muchas cosas extrañasí, sea en su muerte sea entre los amigos más cercanos, personajes, cada uno con características muy particulares, todos con motivos profundos para asesinar a Tara. Una cena con delito con tonos f
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.)
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.
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

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