Prince Escalus: The Prince of Verona, where the story takes place.
Count Paris: The wealhty relative of Prince Escalus. He wants to marry Juliet.
Capulet: He is the father of Juliet, who is the head of the Capulet family.
Lady Capulet: She is the mother of Juliet who is the wife of Capulet.
Montague: He is the father of Romeo, and is the head of the Montague House.
Lady Montague: She is the mother of Romeo, and is the wife of Montague.
Romeo: He is the lover of Juliet who is the son of the Montague House. However, he was in love with Rosaline before he has seen Juliet in Capulets invite.
Juliet: She is one of the main characters of the story. She falls in love with Romeo in the age of fourteen.
Benvolio: He is the cousin of Romeo. He also involves in the fights that Romeo has with Tybalt.
Mercutio: He is the free-spirited relative of Count Paris and Prince Escalus. He is the best friend of Romeo, who always supports Romeo in his decisions.
Tybalt: He is Juliet’s cousin, who is in fight with Romeo, since Capulets and Montagues are rivals.
Nurse: She is the maid of Juliet.
Gregory: He is the servant of Capulets.
Sampson: He is the servant of Capulets.
Abram: He is the servant of the Montague House.
Balthasar: He is the servant of the Montague House.
Friar Laurence: He is the person who helps Romeo to run away and Juliet to reach Romeo.
There is also Friar John, musicians, chorus, watchmen and the citizens of Verona who are the figurants.