William Shakespeare: Pericles, Dramatis Personae

Updated February 28, 2017 | Infoplease Staff

Dramatis Personae

  • Antiochus, king of Antioch.
  • Pericles, prince of Tyre.

Two Lords of Tyre.

  • Helicanus
  • Escanes


  • Simonides, king of Pentapolis.
  • Cleon, governor of Tarsus.
  • Lysimachus, governor of Mytilene.
  • Cerimon, a lord of Ephesus.
  • Thaliard, a lord of Antioch.
  • Philemon, servant to Cerimon.
  • Leonine, servant to Dionyza.
  • Marshal.
  • A Pandar.
  • Boult, his servant.
  • The Daughter of Antiochus.
  • Dionyza, wife to Cleon.
  • Thaisa, daughter to Simonides.
  • Marina, daughter to Pericles and Thaisa.
  • Lychorida, nurse to Marina.
  • A Bawd.
  • Lords, Knights, Gentlemen, Sailors, Pirates, Fishermen, and Messengers.
  • Diana
  • Gower, as Chorus.


Dispersedly in various countries.

Pericles, Prince of Tyre

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