The characters in Tally’s Blood experience life in wartime Scotland and Italy. The main characters in the play are Rosinella, Massimo, Lucia, Hughie, Bridget and Franco.
How can Rosinella be described in Act I?
Name one of Rosinella’s negative character traits?
What causes a turning point in Rosinella’s character?
When Franco goes to war
When Lucia goes to Italy
When she finds out about Bridget’s abortion
How can Massimo’s relationship with Lucia be described at the start of the play?
Playful and affectionate
Strict and overbearing
Distant and indifferent
How would you sum up Massimo’s character?
Loving, hardworking and generous
Cruel, harsh and unkind
Paranoid, depressed and anxious
How can Lucia be described as a child?
Shy and unconfident
Anxious and fearful
Spoiled and manipulative
At work, Hughie is…
Who caused Bridget to have an abortion?
Why does Franco sign up to war?
He wants to get out of his father’s shop
He wants to get away from Bridget
He wants a career in the army.
Why does Luigi request that Lucia moves back to Italy?
He misses her
So she can do chores for him
Because Italy is her true home