William Shakespeare: Merry Wives of Windsor, Dramatis Personae

Updated February 28, 2017 | Infoplease Staff

Dramatis Personae

  • Sir John Falstaff
  • Fenton, a gentleman.
  • Shallow, a country justice.
  • Slender, cousin to Shallow.

Two Gentlemen Dwelling at Windsor.

  • Ford
  • Page


  • William Page, a boy, son to Page.
  • Sir Hugh Evans, a Welsh parson.
  • Doctor Caius, a French physician.
  • Host of the Garter Inn.

sharpers attending on Falstaff.

  • Bardolph
  • Pistol
  • Nym


  • Robin, page to Falstaff.
  • Simple, servant to Slender.
  • Rugby, servant to Doctor Caius.
  • Mistress Ford
  • Mistress Page
  • Anne Page, her daughter.
  • Mistress Quickly, servant to Doctor Caius.
  • Servants to Page, Ford, &c.


Windsor, and the neighbourhood.

The Merry Wives of Windsor

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