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A Midsummer Night's Dream
List of Characters
  • The Court
    • THESEUS -- Duke of Athens, engaged to Hippolyta.
    • HIPPOLYTA -- Queen of the Amazons.
    • PHILOSTRATE -- Master of the Revels to the Athenian Court.
    • EGEUS -- father to Hermia.
    • Attendants on Theseus and Hippolyta.
  • The Lovers
    • HERMIA -- daughter to Egeus, in love with Lysander.
    • LYSANDER -- in love with Hermia.
    • DEMETRIUS -- Egeus's choice as a husband for Hermia.
    • HELENA -- in love with Demetrius.
  • The Mechanicals
    • NICK BOTTOM -- a weaver who plays Pyramus.
    • PETER QUINCE -- a carpenter who speaks the Prologue.
    • FRANCIS FLUTE -- a bellows-mender who plays Thisbe.
    • TOM SNOUT -- a tinker who plays Wall.
    • ROBIN STARVELING -- a tailor who plays Moonshine.
    • SNUG -- a joiner who plays Lion.
  • The Fairies
    • PUCK (or Robin Goodfellow) -- Oberon's attendant.
    • OBERON -- King of the Fairies.
    • TITANIA -- Queen of the Fairies.
      Titania's fairy attendants.
    • FAIRY 1 & FAIRY 2 -- fairies in Titania's service.
    • Other fairies attending their King and Queen.
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