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A Midsummer Night's Dream : Dramatis Personae the characters or actors in a play, movie, etc. Theseus ,  Duke of Athens Egeus ,  father to Hermia Lysander,  Demetrius, in love with Hermia Philostrate ,  master of the revels to Theseus Quince,  a carpenter Snug,  a joiner

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A midsummer night s dream dramatis personae the characters or actors in a play movie etc

A Midsummer Night's Dream: Dramatis Personae

the characters or actors in a play, movie, etc.

Theseus, Duke of Athens

Egeus, father to Hermia

Lysander, Demetrius, in love with Hermia

Philostrate, master of the revels to Theseus

Quince, a carpenter

Snug, a joiner

Bottom, a weaver

Flute, a bellows-mender

Snout, a tinker

Starveling, a tailor

Hippolyta, queen of the Amazons, bethrothed to Theseus

Hermia, daughter to Egeus, in love with Lysander

Helena, in love with Demetrius

Oberon, king of the fairies

Titania, queen of the fairies

Puck, or Robin Goodfellow

PeaseBlossom, Cobweb, Moth, Mustardseed, fairies

Other fairies attending their King and Queen; and attendants on Theseus and Hippolyta Scene: Athens, and a wood nearby


A midsummer night s dream dramatis personae the characters or actors in a play movie etc

A Midsummer Night's Dream: Dramatis Personae

the characters or actors in a play, movie, etc.

Reading part assignments for Act I

Act I

Narrator (stage descriptions and directions; italicized)

Theseus

Hippolyta

Philostrate

Egeus

Hermia

Lysander

Demetrius

Helena

Bottom

Flute

Snout

Quince

Starveling

Snug


A midsummer night s dream dramatis personae the characters or actors in a play movie etc

A Midsummer Night's Dream: Dramatis Personae

the characters or actors in a play, movie, etc.

Reading part assignments for Act II

Act II

Narrator

Puck

Fairy 1

Oberon

Titania

Demetrius

Helena

Fairy 2

Lysander

Hermia


A midsummer night s dream dramatis personae the characters or actors in a play movie etc

A Midsummer Night's Dream: Dramatis Personae

the characters or actors in a play, movie, etc.

Reading part assignments for Act III

Act III

Narrator

Bottom

Quince

Snout

Starveling

Snug

Puck

Titania

Fairies

Hermia

Helena

Oberon

Demetrius

Lysander

Cobweb

Peasblossom

Mustardseed


A midsummer night s dream dramatis personae the characters or actors in a play movie etc

A Midsummer Night's Dream: Dramatis Personae

the characters or actors in a play, movie, etc.

Reading part assignments for Act IV

Act IV

Narrator

Titania

Bottom

Peasblossom,

Cobweb,

Mustardseed

Oberon

Puck

Theseus

Hippolyta

Egeus

Demetrius

Lysander

Hermia

Helena

Quince

Starveling

Flute

Bottom

Snug


A midsummer night s dream dramatis personae the characters or actors in a play movie etc

A Midsummer Night's Dream:

Act- I~ Vocabulary Words

1. filched

2. abjure

3. persuasion

4. revenue

5. visage

6. base

7. perjured

8. lamentable

9. extempore

10. discretion


A midsummer night s dream dramatis personae the characters or actors in a play movie etc

A Midsummer Night's Dream:

Act- II~ Vocabulary Words

11. perforce

12. amorous

13. undistinguishable

14. Rheumatic

15. chaplet

16. Promontory

17. dulcet

18. spurn

19. clamorous

20. flout


A midsummer night s dream dramatis personae the characters or actors in a play movie etc

A Midsummer Night's Dream:

Act- III~ Vocabulary Words

21. chink

22. brake

23. knavery

24. enamored

25. purge

26. Kindred

27. bower

28. lamenting

29. consecrated

30. rebuke


A midsummer night s dream dramatis personae the characters or actors in a play movie etc

A Midsummer Night's Dream:

Act- IV~ Vocabulary Words

31. amiable

32. fret

33. loath

34. entwist

35. dotage

36. upbraid

37. conjunction

38. enmity

39. recount

40. discourse


A midsummer night s dream dramatis personae the characters or actors in a play movie etc

A Midsummer Night's Dream:

Act- I: Guided/Study Questions

Act I

1. What are Theseus and Hippolyta discussing at the play's start?

2. How does Hippolyta come to be betrothed to Theseus?

3. Why is Egeus disturbed?

4. What will be Hermia's fate if she refuses to marry Demetrius?

5. To what do Lysander and Hermia agree?

6. What hope does Helena have by telling Demetrius of Lysander and Hermia's flight?

7. Who are the characters in scene two, and what do they plan?


A midsummer night s dream dramatis personae the characters or actors in a play movie etc

A Midsummer Night's Dream:

Act-2 : Guided/Study Questions

Act II

1. Why is Oberon angry with his queen?

2. On what mission does Oberon send Puck?

3. Upon overhearing Demetrius and Helena, what does Oberon command Puck to do?

4. Upon whose eyes does Puck apply the potion?

5. When he wakes up, who does Lysander see and love?

6. What is Helena's reaction to Lysander's words of love?

7. To where has Lysander disappeared when Hermia awakes?


A midsummer night s dream dramatis personae the characters or actors in a play movie etc

A Midsummer Night's Dream:

Act-3 : Guided/Study Questions

Act III

1. Why does Bottom want a prologue written for the play?

2. What has Puck done to Bottom?

3. Identify the speaker: "Tie up my love's tongue, bring him silently."

4. What news does Puck bring Oberon?

5. Why does Oberon send Puck to fetch Helena?

6. What is Helena's situation at this point in the play?

7. What does Helena suppose of Hermia?

8. What does Hermia think Helena has done?

9. Why does Oberon send Puck to confuse the two young men?

10. What remedy corrects the crossed-loved couples?


A midsummer night s dream dramatis personae the characters or actors in a play movie etc

A Midsummer Night's Dream:

Act-4 : Guided/Study Questions

Act IV

1. Why does Titania give Oberon the child?

2. How does Oberon find Titania and Bottom?

3. Why does Oberon remove the spell he has cast over his queen?

4. Finding the two couples asleep in the wood and learning of their more balanced love, what

order does Theseus give?

5. What news does Bottom bring his companions?


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