Romeo & Juliet: Main Characters (Montague House (Romeo: he was heir to…
Romeo & Juliet: Main Characters
Juliet: she was the heir to the Capulets. She feel in love with Romeo, who was from the opposing family, the Montagues. Her love with Rome was very risky because their families were one against the other, but she decided to marry Romeo aniways, they did it in secret. She was
Lady Capulet: she is Juliet's mother, and therefore she is Capulet's wife. She is also tyblat's aunt by blood.
Capulet: he is Juliet's father and therefore Lady Capulet's husband. He is also Tyblat's uncle by marriage.
Tyblet: he is Juliet's cousin. He started a fight with Romeo in which Romeo did not want to fight so he fought with Mercutio. He killed Mercutio but was then murdered by Romeo
Sampson and Gregory: they were not from the Capulet family, but they were their workers. They were servants of the house of Capulet. They both started a fight between both houses at the begining of the story.
Peter: he was another servant of the house of Capulet's.
Romeo: he was heir to the Montagues. He was fist in love with a girl called Rosaline, but she didn't love him so he was very sad. He sneeked into a party to see Rosaline but saw Juliet and fell in love with her. He married Juliet in secret even though it was very risky, since they loved each other a lot.
Lady Montague: she was Romeo's mother, she is Montague's wife.
Montague: he is Romeo's father. He is considered the patriarch of the Montague family, because of this he is the greatest enemy of the Capulet house.
Mercutio: he is Romeo's friend, they are close friends. Even though he is Romeo's friend he doesn't pledge to either of the houses because he is not related to them, he is related to Prince Escalus, but he supports Romeo because he is his friend. He was murdered by Tyblat.
Benvolio: he is Lord Montague's nephew, this means he is Romeo's cousin.
Balthasar: he was Romeo's servant.
Abram: he was one of the servants of the Montague house.
Prince Escalus: he was the ruler of Verona, the place in which the two families live. Prince Escalus is a neutral character since he doesn't supper either of the houses, he is neutral and ruler of all Verona.
Paris: he is related to Prince Escalus. He isn't blood related to any of the families, but he is with the Capulet's because he is in love with Juliet even though she doesn't love him. He is engaged to Juliet.
Friar Lawrence: he is a religious man who is friends with both Romeo and Juliet. He was a kind, civic and minded man. He married Romeo and Juliet. He also gave Juliet the vial that would sleep Juliet for 2 days.
Nurse: she was like a mother figure to Juliet, she helped her out a lot with her problems. She was confidant to Juliet. She was the one that revealed that Romeo and Juliet were from opposing families. She is also the one that tells Juliet that Romeo killed her cousin, Tyblat.
Friar John: he was Friar Lawernce’s messenger. He was also a religious man.
Apothecary: he is a very poor potion maker. He sells his potions for a living. He sells romeo the very deadly poison he later uses to kill himself to be with Juliet.