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Short Shakespeare!

The Taming
of the Shrew

March 24, 2012

in CST's Courtyard Theater

by William Shakespeare
adapted and directed by Rachel Rockwell

Dramatis Personae

The Minola Family

BAPTISTA MINOLA  father
KATHARINA  elder daughter to Baptista
BIANCA  the younger sister

The Suitors

LUCENTIO  who pretends to be "Cambio"
GREMIO  a rich old man
HORTENSIO  who pretends to be "Litio"
PETRUCHIO  who claims Katharina

The Servants

TRANIO  Lucentio's servant (and stand-in)
BIONDELLO  servant to Lucentio
GRUMIO  servant to Petruchio
CURTIS  servant to Petruchio
PETER  servant to Petruchio

Other Characters in Padua

VINCENTIO  father to Lucentio
PEDANT  who pretends to be "Vincentio"
WIDOW  wooed and wed

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