we realise that Prospero's relationship to his daughter Miranda is ..

The resolution of conflict in this play incorporates Prospero being returned to his 'rightful' or natural position as Duke of Milan, his daughter Miranda getting married to Ferdinand, and the party returning to Milan leaving the island to the 'monster', Caliban....

Alonso accepts the marriage of his son to Prospero’s daughter ..

In essence, Prospero sends Ariel to do his dirty work while hiding his involvement in shipwrecking his brother, Antonio, from his daughter, Miranda....


Caliban tried to rape Prospero's daughter, ..

This shows that Miranda brings out the pleasant side of Prospero, and it is clear that he cares about his daughter very much.

Prospero: The main character of this play, Prospero used to be the legitimate Duke of Milan. Unfortunately his treacherous brother Antonio stole his title and banished Prospero to a Mediterranean island with his daughter Miranda. A great lover of the arts and in particular books, Prospero has harnessed the powers of magic whilst in exile.