Twelfth Night



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Antonio (5)Antonio is a sea captain who rescues, and loves, Sebastian in Twelfth Night.
Captain (7)A Captain survives the shipwreck at the start of Twelfth Night with Viola, and helps her with her disguise.
CurioCurio is an attendant on Orsino in Twelfth Night.
FabianFabian is a servant to Olivia, and one of the conspirators against Malvolio, in Twelfth Night.
FesteFeste is the clown and musician in Twelfth Night: a foil for Malvolio.
First Officer (3)Two officers in Orsino's service arrest Antonio in Twelfth Night
MalvolioMalvolio is steward to, and secretly in love with, Olivia in Twelfth Night. He is gulled by Maria, Sir Toby Belch, Feste, Fabian and Sir Andrew Aguecheek, and is imprisoned as a madman.
Maria (2)Maria is a maid to Olivia, and the instigator of the plot against Malvolio, in Twelfth Night.
OliviaOlivia is a countess, loved by Orsino but in love with Cesario (the male persona of Viola) in Twelfth Night.
OrsinoOrsino is the Duke of Illyria, loved by Viola but in love with Olivia, in Twelfth Night.
Priest (3)A Priest solemnises the marriage of Olivia and Sebastian in Twelfth Night.
Sebastian (2)Sebastian is the twin brother of Viola in Twelfth Night. He is often mistaken for her male persona, Cesario, and Olivia marries him under that misapprehension.
Second Officer (2)Two officers in Orsino's service arrest Antonio in Twelfth Night
Servant (21)A servant to Olivia is a minor character in Twelfth Night.
Sir Andrew AguecheekSir Andrew Aguecheek is a foolish knight, and suitor to Olivia, in Twelfth Night.
Sir Toby BelchSir Toby Belch is a drunken knight, and kinsman to Olivia, in Twelfth Night.
Valentine (2)Valentine is an attendant on Orsino in Twelfth Night.
ViolaViola is the central character of Twelfth Night. She disguises herself as a boy and calls herself Cesario. She loves Orsino. Olivia falls in love with Cesario.


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