Cat on a Hot Tin Roof by WilliamsBig Daddy PollittoUnaware he has cancer, everyone wants some of his wife. Clings to life.Big MamaoHis wifeoIdaBrickoSon, indifferent to Maggie, drinks a lot. Unclear what is sexuality is.GooperoSon-has produced only rude "no neck monsters" (Dixie, Trixie, Sonny, Polly, Buster). Doesn't getalong with Big Daddy.oBrother ManMaggie oBrick's wife, yearns for a child, wants to restore Brick and him to love her. Wants Big Daddy's estate. Pretends to be pregnant at the endMae oGooper's wife, she wants the farm too.oSister WomanMemphis FlynnsoMae Flynn’s FamilySusie McPheetersoSomeone spit tobacco juice in her faceSkipper oBrick's gay college best friend, football player commits suicide after telling Brick he's gay.Rainbow Hill oFamous place for treating alcoholics and dope fiendsGlorious Hill HSoBrick's HSMoon LakeoWhere they go huntingGayoso LobbyoHotelLaw of SilenceoWhat Maggie calls Brick’s indifferenceSookey and LaceyoSlaves on Big Daddy's plantation.Oschner ClinicoPlace where Big Daddy went to see if he has cancerJack StrawoOwner of farm with Peter Ochello.Peter OchellooOwner of farm with Jack Straw. Probably gay.Doc BaughoDoctor at Big Daddy's Home. Doesn't want to tell Big Daddy he has cancer.Cashmere RobeoWhat Brick gets Big Daddy for his birthdayHansley WidowoPut air conditioning unit in church at Friar's Point
Reverend TookeroLives with familyDiana Trophy-oMargaret's intercollegiate archery trophySonny Boy MaxwelloMan who tried to seduce Maggie at partyGladys FitzgeraldoDouble-dated with Maggie, Brick and Skipper in college.LoewensteinsoNice clothing store in MemphisRaisin In The SunWalter Lee YoungeroThe protagonist of the play. Walter is a dreamer. He wants to be rich and devises plans to acquire wealth with his friends, particularly Willy Harris. When the play opens, he wants to invest his father's insurance money in a new liquor store venture. He spends the rest of the play endlessly preoccupied with discovering a quick solution to his family's various problemsBeneatha Younger ("Bennie") oMama's daughter and Walter's sister. Beneatha is an intellectual. Twenty years old, she attends college and is better educated than the rest of the Younger family. Some of her personal beliefs and views have distanced her from conservative Mama. She dreams of being a doctor and struggles to determine her identity as a well-educated black woman.Lena Younger ("Mama")oWalter and Beneatha's mother. The matriarch of the family, Mama is religious, moral, and maternal. She wants to use her husband's insurance money as a down payment on a house with a backyard to fulfill her dream for her family to move up in the world.