Study Guide

Glengarry Glen Ross Characters

By David Mamet

Shelly Levene

Shelly Levene bears the marks of a classic American theatre archetype: the beleaguered salesman....

John Williamson

Williamson might not be the flashiest role in the play, but he serves a very important purpose:...

Ricky Roma

Some roles in theatre just stand out from the rest, and Ricky Roma is one of them. He's not the...

Dave Moss

Moss is like the angry brother who feels his sibling always gets all of the attention. Moss is #2...

George Aaronow

Of all the characters in the play, it could be argued that Aaronow is the most sympathetic. While...

James "Jimmy" Lingk

The best grifters always find their marks, or the people they are certain can be taken advantage...