The Middle-Class Gentleman
Comedy-Ballet presented at Chambord, for the entertainment of the King, in the month of
October 1670, and to the public in Paris for the first time at the Palais-Royal Theater 23
Monsieur Jourdain, bourgeois.
Madame Jourdain, his wife.
Lucile, their daughter.
Cleonte, suitor of Lucile.
Covielle, Cleonte's valet.
Dorante, Count, suitor of Dorimene.
Pupil of the Music Master.
Master of Philosophy.
Many male and female musicians, instrumentalists, dancers, cooks, tailor's apprentices,
and others necessary for the interludes.
The scene is Monsieur Jourdain's house in Paris.