The Rover

Characters

Women

  • FLORINDA, Sister to Don Pedro,and Hellena
  • HELLENA, a young Woman design’d for a Nun, and Sister to Florinda¤
  • VALERIA, a Kinswoman to Florinda
  • ANGELLICA BIANCA, a famous Courtesan¤
  • MORETTA, her Woman
  • CALLIS, Governess to Florinda and Hellena
  • LUCETTA, a jilting Wench

¤ Anne Marshall played Angellica Bianca in the 1677 production; ¤ Elizabeth Barry was Hellena.

Men

  • DON ANTONIO, the King's Son, The Viceroy's Son
  • DON PEDRO, Florinda and Hellena's brother, a Noble Spaniard, Antonio's Friend
  • BELVILE, an English Colonel in love with Florinda
  • WILLMORE, the Rover
  • FREDERICK, English Gentleman, Friend to Belvile and Blunt
  • BLUNT, an English Country Gentleman
  • STEPHANO, Servant to Don Pedro
  • PHILLIPO, Lucetta's Gallant
  • SANCHO, Pimp to Lucetta
  • BISKEY and Sebastian, two Bravoes to Angelica
  • DIEGO, Page to Don Antonio
  • PAGE to Hellena
  • BOY, Page to Belvile
  • OFFICERS and SOLDIERS
  • SERVANTS, MASQUERADERS, Off-stage VOICES

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