Unformatted text preview: Tranio Lucentio’s servant. Pretended to be Lucentio and bargained with Baptista for Bianca’s hand. Biondello Lucentio’s servant. Assists Lucentio and Tranio in winning over Bianca. Grumio Petuchio’s servant. Unintelligent. Pretends to misunderstand Petruchio and gets into ridiculous arguments with him. Different type of speech, unable to speak poetry. Curtis, Nathaniel, Phillip, Joseph, Nicolas, Peter Petruchio’s servants Katharina “The Shrew” Oldest daughter of Baptista and sister to Bianca. Strong willed and blunt, will say anything she wants when she wants. Abusive, angry and violent. Petruchio takes the challenge of taming her to become an obedient and pleasant wife. Bianca Younger daughter of Baptista. Soft-spoken, sweet and beautiful. Page A servant boy to the Lord. Dressed as a girl to “play” Sly’s wife. Widow Wealthy. Marries Hortensio after his failed attempt to marry Bianca. Merchant Tricked into being Lucentio’s father...
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This note was uploaded on 03/20/2008 for the course CORE 408 taught by Professor Vance during the Spring '08 term at Meredith.
- Spring '08