Shakespeare's Characters

The play is the thing wherein Hamlet captured the conscience of the king. We've taken that concept and put a challenging _flossian spin on it. We're not after your conscience (so relax), we're after your knowledge of Shakespearean theatre. In this quiz, we'll provide you with a name from Shakespeare's capacious dramatis personae, and you'll attempt to guess the play in which that character appears.

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Petruccio
The Merchant of Venice
The Taming of the Shrew
A Midsummer Night's Dream
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Lysander
Titus Andronicus
The Tempest
A Midsummer Night's Dream
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Benedick
As You Like It
All's Well That Ends Well
Much Ado About Nothing
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Tybalt
Richard III
Antony and Cleopatra
Romeo and Juliet
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Horatio
Romeo and Juliet
Hamlet
The Comedy of Errors
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Desdemona
Much Ado About Nothing
King Lear
Othello
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Ariel
The Tempest
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Troilus and Cressida
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Falstaff
King Lear
The Tempest
Henry IV
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Portia
The Merry Wives of Windsor
All's Well That Ends Well
The Merchant of Venice
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Malvolio
Twelfth Night
Julius Caesar
Antony and Cleopatra
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Jacques
Measure for Measure
Love's Labour's Lost
As You Like It
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Valentine
Timon of Athens
The Two Gentlemen of Verona
A Winter's Tale