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Seven Plays. "Off With the Head", an absurdist styled comedy about what is quite likely the absolute worst king in history, In “Dung”, a full length play, Roger and Pith are supposed to go out but they can’t because someone is outside the door. Eventually the someone leaves and Pith… Read More

Poem / Humor

June 28, 2017

Reads: 24

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

A poem inspired by the Imaginarium House One Word Prompt -- tiered. Read More

Tags: theatre

" Far Away Romance- Birth of a Hero " is a story about a boxer who lives a terrible life but fights for positivity. The story will be acted in a play in June 2019. Characters: Christopher Jones, Stacy Jackson, Jenny England, Azrael, The Masked Man. Content Rating: 14+ Sex,… Read More
An Essay/Ramble on my experience with theatre things and why I consider it important Read More
Sachiko is born a girl in the eta community of Izumo, a girl with low prospects as to life and what she can expect. After escaping from her crooked family, she is swept into the world of the miko by a young girl named Okuni, discarding her old name and… Read More

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Comments: 1

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The Booksie Classic House

"Would a certain Grandfather like to spend some time with the girls while I run some errands?" so read the text on my iPhone which was sent by my daughter in law. "Yes." my reply. And the rest is history... Read More

Tags: theatre

Reads: 73

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A play about you, me or Anyman. Read More

Tags: theatre

Reads: 217

Comments: 1

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This article details the history of Gaumont cinemas from the Victorian era through to the 1990s. It charts their highs and lows, from cinema being the 'in thing' and the emergence of colour, through to their decline following the second world war and the emergence of the new up and… Read More
In the 1980's I became part time Stage Door Keeper of the Albery theatre (Now the Noel Coward) in the West End of London. During my time there, many extraordinary things happened. This is one of them. Read More

Book / Romance

June 13, 2016

Reads: 257

Shelves: 1

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As stage actors, Carlyn and Louis are used to playing different roles. The stage has become their sanctuary from all the things they have gone through in their lives. Carlyn is content not to have strings attached to her relationship with Suzie and enjoys the company of her loyal and… Read More

Script / Other

January 30, 2016

Reads: 82

Shelves: 1

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A fragment of a full length play I am working on. A man lives a lonely existence in a cramped apartment, unable to leave with only a window to peer outside. Read More

Tags: theatre, play

Gabriella works for Broadway Ministries, a theatre that performs Bible stories. Gabriella is kept busy working for the production company and God, but when another offer from a professional Broadway theatre comes, she is tempted to take it. Where is God leading her? Read More

Script / Other

December 28, 2015

Reads: 71

Shelves: 1

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A vivid dream written for the stage. Read More

Script / Humor

October 23, 2015

Reads: 411

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A Producer and a Director put on the most expensive Shakespeare production of all time. They rent the biggest theatre in the country and hire the world's most famous actor to play the lead role of King Lear. However, just before curtain up on opening night, he dies. The single… Read More
A scandalous night out. Read More

Script / Romance

March 07, 2015

Reads: 263

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A compendium of the author’s stage and radio plays - while 'Slighted Souls' deals with the rebellion of the downtrodden, 'Men at work on Women at work’ is about sexual harassment at work place and even as 'Castle of Despair' is built on the ground of man's urge for success,… Read More
Ginny is angry when her choir teacher does not choose her to participate in honor choir. Later, her teacher tells her she is not chosen since she suffers from bipolar disorder. In her anger, Ginny researches an theatre company in the city and decides to audition for it. She knows… Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 03, 2014

Reads: 57

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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one of my favorite places to be is on stage in the theatre. The definition of Theatre is a seeing place and I've always loved that all though I feel the theatre is a place we do far more than just see. Read More

Tags: poem, happy, theatre

Book / Other

April 01, 2014

Reads: 410

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Natural genetic evolution is on the rise, and dividing society by blood status and purity. Katie Pierce and Adair Rose come from conflicting worlds, political ideals and social prejudice. Katie is a Divitiae – a person with desirable blood – and the oldest of her kind. Adair’s father, Senator Rose,… Read More

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A group of friends goes to see two plays, one is Oscar Wilde's Salomé and the second is one they've come up with themselves, entitled Shared Summer Romance Read More
William and his mortal enemy are about to reach the climax of their decades-old dispute and William's wife only adds fuel to the fire. A new take on a world-famous writer. What really happened? Read More

Reads: 99

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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A account of a young girl's trip to the movies by herself: what she thinks, experiences, feels and loves. Read More

Reads: 94

Shelves: 1

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A disconnected German soldier faces the horrors of war in Leningrad, Russia 1943. Feedback appreciated. Read More

Script / Horror

November 16, 2013

Reads: 482

Shelves: 1

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Joey was always really strange, but I never thought she would do something like this. Read More
CHARLES E.J. MOULTON - PRODUCTIONS PERFORMED 1981 - 2013 Read More
I have been on stage all of my life. Here are a few memories of past successes and what the future for me entails and what is so wonderful about working in the theatre. Read More
The life and career of one of Sweden's finest opera-exports to the world: Gun Kronzell. Read More
He was a renaissance man of the highest calibre. One whose years on and off stage here on this Earth was passionate, compassionate, turbulent, chaotic, intellectual, interesting, but first and foremost operatic and loving. He was brave and fearless, just like characters in the operas he loved to listen to.… Read More
Actors and singers are academics who have spent years and years trying to perfect their craft. Imagine the wrath of singers when they see cashiers without any college education getting on TV and becoming pop-stars in shows like American Idol. And still, it is the most wonderful profession on Earth… Read More

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