Stock Characters of Commedia dell'arte

Mind Map by katieharris98, updated more than 1 year ago
Created by katieharris98 over 6 years ago


A brief description of the stock characters of Commedia dell'arte

Resource summary

Stock Characters of Commedia dell'arte
  1. Zanni (The servants)
    1. Arlecchino/Harlequin
      1. Comical Servant
      2. Brighella
        1. Harelquin's crony (cowardly villain)
        2. Pedrolino
          1. Comical Servant
          2. Columbina
            1. Servant/love interest of Harlequin
          3. The Vecchi (The elders/masters)
            1. Il Captiano
              1. Outwardly bold yet cowardly soldier
              2. Il Dottore
                1. Fradulant and pompous
                2. Pantalone
                  1. Mean and miserable merchant
                3. Innamorati (The lovers)
                  1. Went by different names, but known as the Inamorato
                    1. Handsome, wore no mask and spoke eloquently
                    2. Went by different names, but known as the Inamorata
                      1. Pretty, wore no mask, bright and looked for adventure
                    Show full summary Hide full summary


                    The Captain of the 1964 Top of the Form Team
                    Summer Pearce
                    Sheila Birling Quotes
                    Joe Blockley
                    Drama Unit Mini Quiz
                    Niat Habtemariam
                    Accidental Death of an Anarchist- answer plans
                    Grace Fawcitt
                    King Lear Performances
                    Micheal Heffernan
                    Staging Types
                    Conor Whittaker
                    Drama Medium
                    Drama Key Terminology
                    Jonathan Stammers
                    Revision Timetable for Analytic Vocabularies
                    A Level: English language and literature technique = Dramatic terms
                    Jessica 'JessieB
                    The Elements of Drama