Study Guide

Angels in America, Part Two: Perestroika Characters

By Tony Kushner

Prior Walter

Prior goes through some pretty big changes over the two parts of this play. (Need a refresher on...

Louis Ironson

Louis is one guilty dude throughout most of Angels in America, but in Perestroika his guilt goes...

Joe Pitt

Things really go to crap for Joe in Perestroika. At the beginning, things look pretty good. At...

Roy Cohn

Out of all the characters in Angels in America, Roy changes the least. Well, that is unless you...

Hannah Pitt

Hannah is Joe's tough Mormon mom. Though she's awfully hard on her son, and takes the news that...

Belize

Belize is one of Prior's best friends, not to mention his former lover. Belize is solidly on...

Ethel Rosenberg

Ethel is a ghost in Angels in America who haunts Roy Cohn. Many years ago, Roy illegally...

The Angel

Looking for our thoughts on the angel that stalks Prior Walter? Head over to "Symbolism, Imagery,...