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  • Title: The Tempest: List of Characters
  • Authors: Brent Whitted, Paul Yachnin
  • ISBN: 978-1-55058-370-0

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    Authors: Brent Whitted, Paul Yachnin
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    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