Internet Shakespeare Editions

Author: David Carnegie
Editors: David Carnegie, Mark Houlahan
Not Peer Reviewed

Twelfth Night: List of Characters


[Orsino’s household
ORSINO, Duke of Illyria (sometimes called Count Orsino)
CURIO }
VALENTINE } lords attending on Orsino
Lords, attendants, musicians

Olivia’s household
OLIVIA, a countess
SIR TOBY BELCH, kinsman of Olivia
MALVOLIO, Olivia's steward
MARIA, waiting gentlewoman to Olivia
FABIAN
CLOWN (Feste), Olivia's jester
Servant
Priest
Gentlemen, ladies

Other Illyrians
SIR ANDREW AGUECHEEK, a foolish knight courting Olivia
Sea captain
Sailors
Officers

Strangers
VIOLA (later disguised as CESARIO), twin sister of Sebastian
SEBASTIAN, twin brother of Viola
ANTONIO, a sea captain, devoted to Sebastian]