Hamlet
CharacterSpeakerGender
ALLHORATIO, friend of Prince Hamletmale
ALLBARNARDOmale
ALLMARCELLUSmale
ALL AT GRAVESIDEKing, Priest, Lord, Others
ALL IN COURTOsric, Lord, Gentleman, Others
ALL LORDSUNISON members of the court
ALL WITH HAMLETHoratio, Marcellus, Barnardomale
AMBASSADOREnglish AMBASSADORSmale
BARNARDOBARNARDOmale
CAPTAINA CAPTAIN, A Norwegianmale
FIRST CLOWNFIRST CLOWN, a gravediggermale
FIRST PLAYERFIRST PLAYER, who leads the troupe and takes the part of a king [Player King]male
FORTINBRASFORTINBRAS, Prince of Norway [Young Fortinbras]male
FOURTH PLAYERFOURTH PLAYER, who speaks a Prologuemale
FRANCISCOFRANCISCOmale
GENTLEMANGENTLEMANmale
GENTLEMENGENTLEMENmale
GHOSTGHOST of Hamlet, lately King of Denmarkmale
GUILDENSTERNGUILDENSTERNmale
HAMLETHAMLET, son of the late King Hamlet and of Gertrude [Prince of Denmark]male
HIS FOLLOWERSFollowers of Laertesmale
HORATIOHORATIO, friend of Prince Hamletmale
HORATIO and MARCELLUSHORATIO, friend of Prince Hamletmale
HORATIO and MARCELLUSMARCELLUSmale
KINGClaudius, his brother, now KING of Denmarkmale
LAERTESLAERTES, son of Poloniusmale
LORDA LORDmale
MARCELLUSMARCELLUSmale
MARCELLUS and BARNARDOMARCELLUSmale
MESSENGERA Messengermale
OPHELIAOPHELIA, daughter of Poloniusfemale
OSRICKOSRICK [Osric]male
POLONIUSPOLONIUS, counsellor to the Kingmale
PRIESTA PRIESTmale
QUEENGertrude, QUEEN of Denmark, widow of the late King and now wife of his brother Claudiusfemale
REYNALDOREYNALDO, servant of Poloniusmale
ROSENCRANTZROSENCRANTZmale
ROSENCRANTZ and GUILDENSTERNROSENCRANTZmale
ROSENCRANTZ and GUILDENSTERNGUILDENSTERNmale
SAILORA SAILORmale
SECOND CLOWNSECOND CLOWN, a gravedigger, his companionmale
SECOND PLAYERSECOND PLAYER, who takes the part of a queen [Player Queen]male
THIRD PLAYERTHIRD PLAYER, who takes the part of Lucianus, nephew of the kingmale
VOICESUNISON members of the courtmale
VOLTEMANDVOLTEMAND [Valtemand]male
VOLTEMAND and CORNELIUSVOLTEMAND [Valtemand]male
VOLTEMAND and CORNELIUSCORNELIUSmale

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