Who are the dynamic and static characters in The Miracle Worker and why?

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The Miracle Worker by William Gibson is a play about Helen Keller and Annie Sullivan, particularly the influence Annie has on Helen and her family. Helen Keller was left blind and deaf after an illness as a baby and the play starts with that event. Having survived, Helen must learn to communicate but her efforts are mostly unsuccessful and her family's pity means that Helen is allowed to behave inappropriately. Annie's first hurdle is to teach Helen some manners.

Dynamic characters are those who undergo significant change. The most significant of these would be both Annie and Helen who change and develop throughout the play which makes them dynamic characters. Annie teaches Helen and reveals her enormous compassion and patience, even though she is...

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