William Shakespeare: Troilus and Cressida, Dramatis Personae

Dramatis Personae

  • Priam, king of Troy.

His Sons.

  • Hector
  • Troilus
  • Paris
  • Deiphobus
  • Helenus


  • Margarelon, a bastard son of Priam.

Trojan commanders.

  • Aeneas
  • Antenor


  • Calchas, a Trojan priest, taking part with the Greeks.
  • Pandarus, uncle to Cressida.
  • Agamemnon, the Grecian general.
  • Menelaus, his brother.

Grecian princes.

  • Achilles
  • Ajax
  • Ulysses
  • Nestor
  • Diomedes
  • Patroclus


  • Thersites, a deformed and scurrilous Grecian.
  • Alexander, servant to Cressida.
  • Servant to Troilus.
  • Servant to Paris.
  • Servant to Diomedes.
  • Helen, wife to Menelaus.
  • Andromache, wife to Hector.
  • Cassandra, daughter to Priam, a prophetess.
  • Cressida, daughter to Calchas.
  • Trojan and Greek Soldiers, and Attendants.


Troy, and the Grecian camp before it.

Troilus And Cressida