Bad For Business - Dealer

San Francisco, California


Time: Contemporary                                

Situation: A drug dealer describes how he failed to tell his buyer that he switched Ritalin with heroin and the possible regret when he heard this college student died.

Subject Matter: Regret, Drug Use, Drug Overdose, Pressure to Succeed, College Life, Blame, Business

Note from Playwright: This piece was created from a conversation from a heroin user and the death of her friend.

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    Stand-Alone Monologue
  • Character Age
    Young Adult (18-21), Adult 20-30
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    Bisexual, Gay, Male, Questioning
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    African/African American, Caribbean, Latin@/x - Hispanic, Middle Eastern/Mid Eastern American, Multiracial, Native American, Pacific Islander, White
  • Genre
    Drama, Urban Theatre
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