Characters in MEDEA

(in order of appearance)


Nurse: a servant of Medea’s household
Tutor: a servant of Jason, he tends the children
Medea: the foreign-born wife and accomplice of Jason
Chorus of Corinthian Women: women of the city
Creon: king of Corinth
Jason: Greek hero, leader of the Argonauts
Aegeus: king of Athens
Messenger: a servant of Jason’s household