The Two Noble Kinsmen
CharacterSpeakerGender
ALL QUEENSFIRST QUEEN, widow of a king killed in the siege of Thebesfemale
ALL QUEENSSECOND QUEEN, widow of a king killed in the siege of Thebesfemale
ALL QUEENSTHIRD QUEEN, widow of a king killed in the siege of Thebesfemale
ALL THE OTHERSUNISON Gaoler's friendsmale
ALL THREE KNIGHTSFirst KNIGHTmale
ALL THREE KNIGHTSSecond KNIGHTmale
ALL THREE KNIGHTSThird KNIGHTmale
ARCITEARCITEmale
BAVIANBAVIAN [Fifth Countryman]male
BOYA BOY, attendant to Hymenmale
BROTHERBROTHER of Gaolermale
DAUGHTERDAUGHTER of Gaoler [Jailer]female
DOCTORA DOCTORmale
EMILIAEMILIA, her sister [Emily]female
FIRST COUNTRYMANFIRST COUNTRYMANmale
FIRST FRIENDFIRST FRIEND of Gaolermale
FIRST KNIGHTFirst KNIGHTmale
FIRST QUEENFIRST QUEEN, widow of a king killed in the siege of Thebesfemale
FOURTH COUNTRYMANFOURTH COUNTRYMANmale
GAOLERGAOLER, in charge of Theseus's prison [Jailer]male
GENTLEMANA GENTLEMANmale
HERALDA HERALDmale
HIPPOLYTAHIPPOLYTA, Queen of the Amazons, and then wife of Theseus [Hippolyte; Hippolita; Antiope]female
MESSENGERMESSENGERmale
NELLNELL and four other country Wenchesfemale
PALAMONPALAMONmale
PALAMON and ARCITEPALAMONmale
PALAMON and ARCITEARCITEmale
PIRITHOUSPIRITHOUS, friend of Theseusmale
SECOND COUNTRYMANSECOND COUNTRYMANmale
SECOND FRIENDSECOND FRIEND of Gaolermale
SECOND KNIGHTSecond KNIGHTmale
SECOND QUEENSECOND QUEEN, widow of a king killed in the siege of Thebesfemale
SERVANTA SERVANTmale
SCHOOLMASTERA SCHOOLMASTER [Master Gerrold]male
SPEAKERSpeaker of the PROLOGUE and EPILOGUE
TABORERA TABORERmale
THESEUSTHESEUS, Duke of Athensmale
THIRD COUNTRYMANTHIRD COUNTRYMANmale
THIRD KNIGHTThird KNIGHTmale
THIRD QUEENTHIRD QUEEN, widow of a king killed in the siege of Thebesfemale
VALERIUSVALERIUS, a Thebanmale
WOMANWOMAN, servant of Emiliafemale
WOOERWOOER of Gaoler's Daughtermale

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