Antony and Cleopatra | Study Guide

William Shakespeare

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Antony and Cleopatra | Character Map

Lovers Lady-in- waiting Spouses Siblings Co-rulers, then enemies Aide-de-camp Opponents Opponents Opponents Co-rulers Antony Passionate, neglectful co-ruler of Roman Empire; wars with Caesar Cleopatra Seductive, powerful, extravagant Queen of Egypt; joins in battles Charmian Loyal, fun-loving lady-in- waiting; commits suicide with Cleopatra Octavia Obedient, virtuous widow; married off to Antony to keep peace Caesar Stoic, temperate co-ruler of Roman Empire; declares war on Egypt Pompey Popular Roman statesman; leads rebellion against triumvirate Lepidus Weak, ineffectual co-ruler of Roman Empire; expelled by Caesar Enobarbus Loyal, frank, perceptive aide-de-camp; dies after deserting Antony
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