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Julius Caesar

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Julius Caesar
Roman general and dictator. He was murdered by a group of senators and his former friend Brutus who hoped to restore the normal running of the republic.
Marcus Brutus
Friend of Caesar who kills him "for the good of Rome" last to stab Caesar
Cassius
Leader of the conspiracy against Caesar
Portia
wife of Brutus who kills herself
Octavius Caesar
Caesar's nephew and adopted son who becomes part of the triumvirate and leads with Antony the army that defeats Brutus and Cassius at Philippi
Lepidus
The third member of Antony and Octavius's triumvirate. Though Antony has a low opinion of Lepidus, Octavius trusts Lepidus's loyalty.
Casca
The first conspirator to stab Caesar
Calpurnia
Caesars wife
Marc Antony
Caesars right hand man, and personal friend who vows to avenge his death
Marullus and Flavius
tribunes they remove the decor from the Caesar statue. They call the people fake
Cicero
A Roman senator renowned for his oratorical skill. Cicero speaks at Caesar's triumphal parade. He later dies at the order of Antony, Octavius, and Lepidus.
Soothsayer
warns Caesar to "Beware the Ides of March"