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TOPIC: Pericles Casting Options

Pericles Casting Options 5 years 5 months ago #6540

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Without eliminating any characters, the smallest cast is:

10 men, 3 women

Actor 1: Gower, First Knight, Man
Actor 2: Antiochus, Simonides, Cleon, Sailor of Tyre
Actor 3: Pericles
Actor 4: Helicanus, Pander, 1st Lord of Pentapolis, 1st Sailor, Cerimon’s 1st Servant
Actor 5: Escanes, Boult, 2nd Lord of Pentapolis, 2nd Sailor, 1st Gentleman of Tyre, Cerimon’s 2nd Servant
Actor 6: Lysimachus, Thaliard, Philemon, Leonine, Marshal, 3rd Lord of Pentapolis
Actor 7: 1st Lord of Tyre, 3rd Knight, 1st Fisherman, Ephesan Servant, 1st Pirate, 1st Gentleman of Myteline
Actor 8: 2nd Lord of Tyre, 4th Knight, 2nd Fisherman, 1st Gentleman of Ephesus, 2nd Pirate, 2nd Gentleman of Myteline
Actor 9: 3rd Lord of Tyre, 5th Knight, 3rd Fisherman, 2nd Gentleman of Ephesus, 3rd Pirate, Sailor of Myteline
Actor 10: Cerimon, 2nd Knight, Antiochan Messenger, 1st Tyrian Messenger, 2nd Tyrian Messenger, Lord of Tarsus

Actor 1: Marina, Lychorida
Actor 2: Thaisa, Bawd, Diana
Actor 3: Daughter of Antiochus, Dionyza, Marina’s Lady

Note: This casting eliminates the pages in 2.2; the Knights may present their shields themselves.

Do you have any casting alternatives?
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