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Drama & Poetry

Top 100
    • The Lucid Body

    • A Guide for the Physical Actor
    • By: Fay Simpson
    • Narrated by: Tamara Scott
    • Length: 6 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28

    A step-by-step program guides actors through the phases of self-awareness that expand emotional and physical range, not only on stage, but in daily life....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Wonderful Conceptual Framework for the Actor

    • By David on 06-14-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Mountaintop

    • By: Katori Hall
    • Narrated by: Aja Naomi King, Larry Powell
    • Length: 1 hr and 4 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 69
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 61
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 61

    On April 4, 1968, Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated outside of his room at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis. What happened inside room 306 on the evening of April 3....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wow

    • By OsteoRD on 10-28-17

    Regular price: $4.87

    • Celebrations

    • Rituals of Peace and Prayer
    • By: Maya Angelou
    • Narrated by: Maya Angelou
    • Length: 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 25

    Grace, dignity, and eloquence have long been hallmarks of Maya Angelou's poetry....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Could Be Used as a Sermon

    • By Janelle on 07-15-17

    Regular price: $15.93

    • The Aeneid

    • By: Virgil
    • Narrated by: Charlton Griffin
    • Length: 15 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 350
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 234
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 230

    The Aeneid represents one of the greatest cultural and artistic achievements of Western Civilization....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An epic in every sense of the word

    • By James on 01-06-05

    Regular price: $61.60

    • How I Learned to Drive

    • By: Paula Vogel
    • Narrated by: Glenne Headly, Randall Arney, Joy Gregory, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 12 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 36

    To Li'l Bit, the radio is the most important part of the car, but the pop music of the 50's can never quite drown out the harrowing images in her mind....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Engaging. Provocative. Comical

    • By EAlex on 02-28-16

    Regular price: $4.95

    • Rilke

    • Selected Poems
    • By: Rainer Maria Rilke, Stephen Mitchell
    • Narrated by: Stephen Mitchell
    • Length: 1 hr and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 4

    Rainer Maria Rilke has been called the most significant and compelling poet of spiritual experience of the 20th century....

    Regular price: $6.96

    • The Metamorphoses

    • By: Ovid
    • Narrated by: Charlton Griffin
    • Length: 16 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 387
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 253
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 252

    An undeniable masterpiece of Western Civilization, The Metamorphoses is a continuous narrative that covers all the Olympian legends....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Charlton Griffin's Metamorphoses

    • By Coach of Alva on 01-23-14

    Regular price: $61.60

    • God of Carnage

    • By: Yasmina Reza, Christopher Hampton - translation
    • Narrated by: Simon Helberg, Amy Landecker, Josh Stamberg, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 9 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 54
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 51
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 51

    After one 11-year-old is hit by another, their parents meet to find a mature resolution. As the evening wears on, the veneer of civility degenerates....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Pretty Good.

    • By RILEY HALL on 12-03-17

    Regular price: $4.87

    • Annabel Lee

    • By: Edgar Allan Poe
    • Narrated by: Glenn Hascall
    • Length: 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    This is a poem that shows passion for the one you love can be more than any temporary feeling....

    Regular price: $7.13

    • The Faerie Queene

    • By: Edmund Spenser
    • Narrated by: David Timson
    • Length: 33 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 39
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38

    The first epic poem in modern English, The Faerie Queene combines dramatic narratives of chivalrous adventure with exquisite and picturesque episodes of pageantry....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Epic Fantasy from Shakespeare's Time

    • By Jabba on 10-03-15

    Regular price: $41.99

    • SmartPass Plus Audio Education Study Guide to Othello (Unabridged, Dramatised, Commentary Options)

    • By: William Shakespeare, Jonathan Lomas
    • Narrated by: Joan Walker, Jude Akuwudike, Nick Murchie
    • Length: 11 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 41
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27

    Here is a full-cast, unabridged performance with comprehensive commentary and analysis for any student to fully understand and appreciate the play....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Passion Gone Awry

    • By Andre on 07-16-16

    Regular price: $18.08

    • Inward

    • By: Yung Pueblo
    • Narrated by: Yung Pueblo
    • Length: 1 hr and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 23

    Inward is a collection of poetry, quotes, and prose that explores the movement from self-love to unconditional love, the power of letting go, and the wisdom that comes when we truly try to know ourselves. It is a reminder that healing, transformation, and freedom are possible....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Gave me a feeling of peace and hope

    • By Shannon Healy Finney on 12-14-18

    Regular price: $11.87

    • Libretto for the Desert

    • By: Sona Van
    • Narrated by: Beata Pozniak
    • Length: 2 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
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      0 out of 5 stars 0

    In A Libretto for the Desert, Sona Van's subject is the Armenian genocide, also known as the Great Catastrophe. Van's parents and grandparents were driven into exile due to this horrific event. Her poems reflect a personal connection to this history....

    Regular price: $13.61

    • Disgraced

    • A Play
    • By: Ayad Akhtar
    • Narrated by: Aasif Mandvi, January LaVoy, Kevin T. Collins
    • Length: 1 hr and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 119
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 105
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 105

    "Sparkling and combustible." (Bloomberg Businessweek)....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful play

    • By Nancy on 01-13-16

    Regular price: $18.24

    • BBC Radio Shakespeare

    • Macbeth (Dramatized)
    • By: William Shakespeare
    • Narrated by: Ken Stott, Phyllis Logan, Full Cast
    • Length: 1 hr and 49 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 55
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 34
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33

    BBC Radio has a unique heritage when it comes to Shakespeare....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Abridged...too much

    • By Dorene Kavanagh on 02-03-10

    Regular price: $10.33

    • Miracle in the Mundane

    • Poems, Prompts, and Inspiration to Unlock Your Creativity and Unfiltered Joy
    • By: Tyler Knott Gregson
    • Narrated by: Tyler Knott Gregson
    • Length: 2 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    Tyler's newest audiobook showcases his inspiring poems, but it also goes one step deeper to reveal his secrets to cultivating this sense of wonder for the world. In this insightful guide, listeners will learn how to uncover their creativity, find inspiration, and live a life that is more....

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Fierce Fairytales

    • Poems and Stories to Stir Your Soul
    • By: Nikita Gill
    • Narrated by: Nikita Gill
    • Length: 2 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 17

    Traditional fairytales are rife with cliches and gender stereotypes: beautiful, silent princesses; ugly, jealous, and bitter villainesses; girls who need rescuing; and men who take all the glory. But in this poetry collection, Nikita Gill gives Once Upon a Time a much-needed makeover....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Simply Magical

    • By Wendy Ann on 09-24-18

    Regular price: $22.80

    • Red

    • By: John Logan
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Groff, Alfred Molina
    • Length: 1 hr and 23 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 78
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 73
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 71

    The artist Mark Rothko has just hired Ken, an aspiring artist, to be his assistant and errand boy....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant and over too soon

    • By Emily C. on 03-30-19

    Regular price: $4.95

    • Adultolescence

    • By: Gabbie Hanna
    • Narrated by: Gabbie Hanna
    • Length: 1 hr and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 461
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 413
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 415

    This collection of over 150 poems will introduce you to the unique point of view of one of the Internet's most remarkable voices....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Blown Away

    • By Erika on 10-28-17

    Regular price: $9.44

    • A People's History of Chicago

    • By: Kevin Coval
    • Narrated by: Kevin Coval, Jamila Woods
    • Length: 2 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 6

    Writing in the tradition of Howard Zinn, Kevin Coval’s A People’s History of Chicago celebrates the history of this great American city from the perspective of those on the margins, whose stories often go untold....

    Regular price: $6.95

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