Analyzing Viola

By: Gina Guzman

Viola's Identiy

Viola knows she is a strong independent women. Viola is a very clever person also kind she puts others in front of her. She is also very talented. This quote is stating that she is clever on how she going to take care of herself with out her brother "It may be worth thy pains, for I can sing And speak to him in many sorts of music" ( i.ii.53-54). This quote is showing how creative and smart she is. How she can act as her brother to take of herself. She is very talented and special.

Viola's Gender

Viola is a women who just lost her brother in a boat accident. Viola has to find a job so she can take care of her self. Viola was thinking she could work for Olivia but " She will admit no kind of suite"(i.ii.42). This quote is showing how Olivia will not see any one because she is morn of her father and brother. So, Viola diced to dress like a man so she Can work for Orison. Because to work as a servant for a single duke you must be a male. So, Viola diced to dress as a man to work side by side with Orison because she has many talents and would be good service to him.

Viola's Perception

People in the play see Viola as strange and weirdo because she is a women dress as a man. So, she is feminine compare to all the other men in the play. People also see her as out going and kind always speaking her mind. This quote show how kind and feminine Viola is but dress as a man "I see you what you are you are to proud but if you were the devil you are fair" (i.V.225-226). Its showing how more scents Viola is as a man to Olivia. Most men would be less scents to a women.

Comparing Myself To Viola

Me and Viola are similar because we both put others needs in front of ours. This quote is showing that Viola put others first "I'll do my best to woo your lady yet, a barful strife Whoe'er I woo, myself would be his wife" (i.iv.39-41). This quote is showing how even though Viola loves Orsino she would help him be with Olivia. Me and Viola are different because Viola is much more bold then me. Viola had the guts to dress as her brother to take care of herself. I don't think I would be able to dress up and act like my siblings.

Viola's Identy

Viola see herself as a athletic , clever , likeable , and outgoing. Viola is athletic in the movie because she plays soccer at her school. But, in She The Man, Viola school cuts girl soccer out because not enough girls singed up (She The Man). Viola is clever because diced to dress as her brother to try out for the boys soccer team. Viola speaks her mind and is likeable by many people because of that.

Viola's Gender

Viola is a teen girl who loves soccer and wants to play it in collage. But, in She The Man, Viola high school cuts out girls soccer because not enough girls singed So Viola wants to try out for the boys soccer team but, boy coach just laughed and said girls are not as fast as boys or as strong as them (She the Man). Viola diced to dress up as her brother and attend his high school while he is away in London and try out for the boys soccer team to prove that girls are just as good as boys. So, Viola acts like a boy for about 2 weeks so having to wake up early to take shower so know finds out her plans. Also, having to watch the person she likes like some one else. Just so she can prove a point that boys and girls are equal.

Viola's Perception

In the movie the other actors and actress see Viola as smart, devoted, and strange. In She The Man, Viola love soccer so when her school cuts out girls soccer, she diced to dress up as her brother to go to his school and try out for the boys soccer team (She The Man). This shows how Viola is smart and devoted to what she loves. Also, in She The Man, the students at her brother school see her as strange because she dressed as a boy but she still acting like a girl witch throws some people off (She the Man). This show how people also saw Viola as strange. Viola say her self as smart and devoted to what she loved but she did not think she was strange because she was not use to acting like a boy.

Comparing myself to Viola

Viola and me are similar because we both love soccer, and have diction to what we love. Viola show her diction while not giving to be first string on the boys soccer team. I can relate to that because I have also work really hard to be a stared and have more play time on the felid because I love it the thrill of running faster then the person next to you to see who will win the ball and shoot. Viola and Me are different because she is much more outgoing then I am. She can dress and act like her brother and fool everyone and I don't think I would be able to dress as my sidling's and act as them.