This character is a highly respected scientist, astronomer, and professor at the University of Padua.
This character is about nine years old when the play begins. The play ends with this character crossing the Italian border.
This character becomes engaged, and breaks the engagement, during the play.
This character is seen praying at the inquisition trial.
This character is a lens-grinder.
This character is Rome's preeminent astronomer.
The Little Monk
This character abandons science after the heliocentric model is proved.
This character becomes the Pope.
This character is the main character's housekeeper.
This character is a friend of the main character and lives in Venice.
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