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O Henry’s Jimmy Valentine Rewritten as a Play


Jimmy Valentine: Drama Adaptation

A Dramatic Rendering of the Short Story by O.Henry

Dramatis Personae:

Jimmy Valentine Alias Ralph D. Spencer , a notorious burglar

Annabel Adams : Jimmy’s fiancé

Mr Adams : Annabel’s father

Annabel’s sister

May: Annabel’s niece, aged nine

Agatha: Annabel’s niece, aged five

Ben Price, the detective

Mike Dolan: Jimmy’s friend and café-owner

Prison Warden

Cronin, the prison guard

Planters’ Hotel clerk

Bank’s Teller

Bank Clerk 1

Bank Clerk 2

Boy on the street

Customers of Elmore Bank.

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Author: monami mukherjee

Poet, Blogger, Undergrad Professor. Literature and film enthusiast. Excited about both critical and creative writing.

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