OTHELLO (The Moor)
He is a mercenary general in the service of the Duke of Venice.
Iago is an evil man who is ensign to Othello.
She is wife to Othello and daughter of a noble Venetian, Brabantio.
He is an honorable lieutenant to Othello, known for his embellished language.
He is a gullible rich gentleman and one-time suitor to Desdemona.
He is Desdemona’s father and a well-respected Venetian Senator.
DUKE of VENICE
He relies heavily on Othello for maintaining the peace in his Empire.
She is Iago’s wife and Desdemona’s companion.
He is Governor of Cyprus until the arrival of Othello.
He is a noble Venetian and kinsman of Brabantio.
He is a noble Venetian and brother of Brabantio.
She is a harlot and mistress of Cassio.