The Gift of the Magi


December 6-8, 13-14, 1991

Venue – Community Players Theatre

A Holiday On Robinhood Lane Production

Corporate Sponsor: Realty Plus


“The Gift of the Magi” tells the classic O. Henry short story, through music and lyrics, of the young couple in New York on Christmas Eve 1905, who loved each other so much that each sold his most prized possession to buy the other a Christmas present. Their special gifts bring a touching reaffirmation of their unselfish love.

Adaptation, Music & Lyrics by Peter Ekstrom, based on the short story “The Gift of the Magi” by O’Henry

Historian’s Corner

The eighth annual “Holiday On Robinhood Lane” production was a O’Henry classic short story told in musical form, “The Gift of the Magi.” The show ran for two weekends and had as a corporate sponsor Realty Plus. This two-person musical was enhanced with a seven member cast of Christmas Carolers.