The Gondoliers

The Mikado

The Sorcerer

The Martyr of Antioch

Ruddigore

The Yeomen of the Guard

Other works performed by St Davids Players

St Davids Players
past productions

HMS Pinafore

The Pirates of Penzance

Trial by Jury

Iolanthe

Princess Ida

Utopia (Limited)

The Grand Duke

Patience

Thespis

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Gilbert and Sullivan Society · Exeter · Devon

Written by W S Gilbert

Composed by Arthur Sullivan

Premièred at The Opera Comique, London 17th November  1887 running for 178 performances.

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A brief synopsis:

 

Alexis Pointdextre is about to be married to Aline.  He decides that their whole village should be able to share in their happiness so he hires a sorcerer to make a love potion which is slipped into everyone’s drinks at the wedding feast. However, the love potion causes them to all fall asleep and on waking, they fall in love with the first person they see…