Performances of The Sorcerer will be at The Grand in Ellsworth March 8-10 & 15-17.
Rehearsals will be at The Moore Center (125 State Street, Ellsworth) on Tuesdays (7-9 pm), Saturdays (1-5 pm), and Sundays (2-5 pm) starting January 2nd.
Best-laid plans go comically awry when love-addled do-gooder Alexis sets out to abolish the artificial barriers of rank, wealth, beauty, and age in his sleepy English village by enchanting the unmarried townsfolk to fall madly in love with each other en masse from peer to pauper. With his reluctantly supportive fiancée Aline at his side, Alexis hires the local Sorcerer and dealer in magic and spells, J.W. Wells, to spike the townsfolk’s tea with his patent, love-at-first-sight potion.
With a demon-summoning sorcerer offering reasonable rates and bulk discounts, a tampered teapot, and a town incapacitated by an impending onslaught of weddings, this satire on polite English society in the vein of The Importance of Being Ernest and Downton Abbey will delight the whole family!
Want to sing in the chorus? No audition needed! Just email email@example.com to sign up.
Meet the Cast!
Sir Marmaduke Pointdextre:
John Wellington Wells:
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