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Best Stage Poems

Below are the all-time best Stage poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of stage poems written by PoetrySoup members

Premium Member The Daughter Of The North Wind Sings In Soprano

In riming realms of crystal contemplation -
frozen water-vapor meditations
and chilled flutes filled with zodiacal light musings 
of ancient cosmic dust 
dancing in the arms of...

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Categories: stage, passion, snow, winter, woman,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Silent Page
Silent Heart

Sad, as it maybe, I had to break my OWN heart, 
Too many nights, I sat there all torn apart
A dream girl, 
Sitting under...

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Categories: stage, confusion, corruption, dark, deep,
Form: Free verse
at midnight
as moonlight shadows
dance on the inky blue ocean
and watch as they sparkle and shimmer like tiny stars,
pirouetting gracefully like prima ballerinas with the ocean...

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Categories: stage, moon, ocean,
Form: Fibonacci
Premium Member You Caught The Wind
I remember you, from when there was a spring
When the seasons were ripe, with verdant green
Our nimble feet danced in the wind
and on the brink...

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Categories: stage, death of a friend,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Shakespeare Could Have Cast You
You had me oblivious to your antics, 
as you hushed me tenderly by the creek 
into your hide and seekable 
soul-surrendering secret relief. 
There, you...

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Categories: stage, betrayal, loss, lust, romantic
Form: Free verse

Premium Member I Think Of You - At The Edge - 3

A reflection of the coloured pencil drawn sky
skates on the glass smooth surface below it.
While a rebellious group of shades take their positions 
on a...

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Categories: stage, introspection, love, nature, nostalgia,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
The Awakening
POTD 5th Feb 18

Dedicated to Ken, a good friend of mine who had to give up a brilliant ballet, ballroom dancing and stage career when...

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Categories: stage, dance, growth, journey, lost
Form: Couplet
Premium Member The Weathered Years
The weathered years pass with silent restraint
Leave an impression of time standing still
I have counted sunsets without complaint
Life washes over me testing my will
I've crossed...

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Categories: stage, life,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Charm like harp strings - 128 words
Your mind's in knots,
as stress plagues thoughts.
On hope you cling,
to bloom like Spring.

Its fine my dear,
nerves can cause fear.
Don't be so scared,
gifts must be shared.


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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: stage, muse, music, silence, song,
Form: Rhyme


The joy, the camaraderie, the smoke.
The great ale, my great friends in Chicago.
Old Town,...

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Categories: stage, chicago, friendship, memory,
Form: Bio
Premium Member Gifts of Reflection
The Angels have come
to take me away
The only hug I can give
are the words I write today
In my shaking hand
They've placed a golden pen
So I...

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Categories: stage, courage, giving,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Woman in chains
Arousing opulence of ancient ballrooms
She creates her own make-believe world
Waltzing coyly in terpsichorean rhythms
Upon glittering stage where they sell love
Each time she caresses arms of...

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Categories: stage, betrayal, emotions, woman,
Form: Free verse
My Solace, A Poet's Thoughts on Poetry
The wonder of nature you describe with the color of feelings 
that even the blind sees the beauty, for you anoint with your sight.
From my...

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© KP Nunez  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: stage, imagery, metaphor, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member First Love
Returning home again after many years away
I find our secret path along the Fundy Bay
That happy place where long ago we played
Where all our dreams...

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Categories: stage, childhood, love,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member The Day She Disappeared
A collaboration between Paul Callus & Carolyn Devonshire
Where were you when she disappeared?
Is the moment caught in your mind?
Were you nervous as the day...

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Categories: stage, inspirational, introspection,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Must Read For All PoetrySoup Members -Good News For All


“...we achieve true wholeness
by embracing our fragility...”

Jalaja Bonheim


i had
no script

no actors

no stage

instead let me direct this life

my life

stage the words

add a subtle dramatic  tone

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Categories: stage, deep,
Form: Free verse
Summer Wine - An Erotic Romance
The video is intrinsic to the setting of the scene. The vocals and music track by ‘The Corrs and Bono’ are background music incidental to...

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Categories: stage, desire, love, lust, sensual,
Form: Rhyme
A Night At The Desolate Harbor
The ship in the habor on silvery seas
Lay vacant outspread 'neath the glassy moon
Drifting in cold whispers of the night
Like a drunk man shriveled on...

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Categories: stage, death of a friend,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Organic Ecstasy

It had been a day full of miraculous detail.

Freezing rain played the ground like a kettle drum.

Trees snapped and flowers curtsied 
before engaging in a...

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Categories: stage, nature, planet,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Around The Corner
around the corner...just!

light brilliant...trees freshly brushed...
a breeze meandering through the grass...
a baby blue sky, an occasional cloud shaped and reshaped,
...a waterfall roars like a lion...its...

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Categories: stage, introspection, mother,
Form: Free verse
If e're we could move that mountain from between thee and me,
where would be lament or reason to grieve?
How remove the hollow from the tree,...

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Categories: stage, lovelost, autumn, lost,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member When In Love's Immense Depths, You Are Truly Cherished - a collaboration with Robert Lindley

Mystical web spun memories of our sweet nights,
love began under stars and brightest of moonlights.
Hold onto that image, its joyous dreaming dreams;
fiery echoes, night trysts...

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Categories: stage, fate, lost love, memory,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member Human Hands
I was there
To usher you into this world
Mine were the hands that cradled your little body
The face that beamed in your presence
My hands were ready...

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Categories: stage, beautiful, god,
Form: Free verse
Star of the Show
Narrate you own life's story
and tell you own life's tale
Don't leave it up for grabs
or even up for sale!

Write down your own life's story
before the...

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Categories: stage, identity, life, people, perspective,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Beautification
Corralled in Plato’s cave,
groupies of untenable shadows,
silenced their intuitions to the smoke and other sighs.

Jamaica’s capital hosted a convention
giving an ever-leaving coward’s play a stage,

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Categories: stage, allegory, anti bullying, bullying,
Form: Narrative