DR. ALEXANDRE MANETTE - French docotor unjustly imprisoned in the Bastille for 17 years. Father of Lucie (Bari/tenow sings to a G)
LUCIE MANETTE - Manette's young daughter. Thought orphaned as a child. Loved by Darnay and Carton (Soprano sints to Bb)
MR. JARVIS LORRY - English banker who adopts the Manettes as a surrogate family (non-singing)
MISS PROSS - Lucie Manette's no-nonsense english nanny and friend (singing optional)
JACQUES #1 AND 2/ ENSEMBLE - 2 French peasants working toward revolution
GASPARD/ENSEMBLE - French peasant whose child is run down by the Marquis St. Evremonde. (Baritone)
LITTLE GASPARD/ENSEMBLE - Gaspard's little boy, killed by the carriage of Marquis.
MADAME THERESE DEFARGE - Patient wide of Defarge who supports his dream of revolution in France (Strong belt; must belt/mix to E)
ERNEST DEFARGE - Manette's old servant. Wine merchant and budding revolutionary (Bari-tenor sings to G/optional A)
MARQUIS ST. EVREMONDE/ENSEMBLE - Predatory, immoral French aristocrat. Uncle to Darnay (Baritone sings to F#)
GABELLE/ENSEMBLE - Servant to the Marquis. Friend to Darney (Baritone)
CHARLES DARNAY aka EVREMONDE - Good-hearted, upstanding young French aristocrat. Marries Lucie. (Bari-tenor sing to Ab)
JOHN BARSAD - Turncoat English con-man and spy. In the pay of the Marquis. (Baritone)
JERRY CRUNCHER - English off-job man for Mr. Lorry. Moonlights as a graverobber. (Baritone)
SYDNEY CARTON - Drunken, careless English lawyer in love with Lucie Manette. (Baritone low G to G, 2 octaves)
STRYVER/ENSEMBLE - Blustering senior barrister; Carton's employer. (Baritone)
ATTORNEY GENERAL/ENSEMBLE - Smug showman prosecuter in cahoots with Barsad against Darnay. (Bass/Baritone)
CRONIES #1 AND #2/ENSEMBLE - Jerry Cruncher's shovel wielding fellow graverobbers (solo singing)
MRS. CRUNCHER/ENSEMBLE - Jerry's prayerful, nervous spouse
LITTLE LUCIE - Charles Darnay and Lucie Manette's little girl. (solo singing)
FRENCH PRESIDENT/ENSEMBLE - Presides over the Tribunal in Paris.
YOUNG MAN/ENSEMBLE - Early to late teens, young peasant mortally wounded by the Marquis. (Tenor sings to A)
SEAMSTRESS/ENSEMBLE - Timid, young woman unjustly condemned to die on the guillotine. (Lyric soprano sings to D)
TRUNKEY/ENSEMBLE - Guard in the Parisian prison of La Force where Darnay is kept.
In addition to the featured ensemble roles above, the following smaller roles should also be cast from the Ensemble:
BAILIFF, JUDGE, SOLDIER, YOUNG WOMAN, MARQUIS' BROTHER, MARQUISE DE GARON, CHILD, NUMBER KEEPER.