This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Antonio - This old character is an adviser and confidant to his brother. At the end of the play, he counsels patience to his brother and a moderating of his grief.
Antonio's son - This character does not have a speaking part. He provides music and perhaps helps in other ways in the busy household.
Attendants - These characters do not have speaking parts, but they are mentioned at the wedding in Act IV and then again at the weddings at the end of the play.
Balthasar - This character sings...
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