William Shakespeare: Romeo and Juliet, Dramatis Personae
Updated February 28, 2017 | Infoplease Staff
- Escalus, prince of Verona.
- Paris, a young nobleman, kinsman to the prince.
Heads of two Houses at Variance with Each Other.
- An old man, cousin to Capulet.
- Romeo, son to Montague.
- Mercutio, kinsman to the prince, and friend to Romeo.
- Benvolio, nephew to Montague, and friend to Romeo.
- Tybalt, nephew to Lady Capulet.
- Friar Laurence
- Friar John
- Balthasar, servant to Romeo.
Servants to Capulet.
- Peter, servant to Juliet's nurse.
- Abraham, servant to Montague.
- An Apothecary.
- Three Musicians.
- Page to Paris; another Page; an officer.
- Lady Montague, wife to Montague.
- Lady Capulet, wife to Capulet.
- Juliet, daughter to Capulet.
- Nurse to Juliet.
- Citizens of Verona; several Men and Women, relations to both houses; Maskers, Guards, Watchmen, and Attendants.