Internet Shakespeare Editions

Authors: Brent Whitted, Paul Yachnin
Peer Reviewed

The Tempest: List of Characters


List of Characters

The scene: an uninhabited island

1Alonso, King of Naples
Sebastian, his brother
Prospero, the rightful Duke of Milan
Miranda, daughter to PROSPERO
5Antonio, his brother, the usurping Duke of Milan
Ferdinand, son to the King of Naples
Gonzalo, an honest old counselor
Adrian and Francisco, lords
Caliban, a savage and deformed slave
10Ariel, an airy spirit
Trinculo, a jester
Stephano, a drunken butler
Master of a ship
Boatswain
15Mariners
Iris
Ceres
Juno
Nymphs
20Reapers
Spirits