Clouds: Outline

Strepsiades
Pheidippides
Slave of Strepsiades
Student of Socrates
Socrates
Chorus of Clouds
Better Argument
Worse Argument
First Creditor
Second Creditor
Chaerephon
Various silent characters

1-262 Prologue
263-456 Parodos
457-477 Lyric exchange between Strepsiades and chorus
478-509 Spoken scene (iambic)
510-626 Parabasis
627-888 Spoken scene (iambic) with strophe (700-706) and antistrophe (804-810)
889-1104 Agon 1
1105-1112 Transitional spoken scene (iambic)
1113-1130 Parabasis 2.
1131-1302 Spoken scene (iambic) with song (Strepsiades ) and lyric dialogue (Strepsiades and Socrates:1154-1170) and song (1206-1211)
1303-1320 Song
1321-1344 Spoken scene (iambic)
1345-1451 Agon 2
1452-1509 Spoken scene (iambic)
1510 Exodos