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ANTRE DE LA SORCIÈRE, L'

CAVERNA DE LA BRUJA, LA

Gringoire and his wife, Claudine, have an argument and Gringoire storms out of the house. Claudine follows him but cannot persuade him to return. Peevishly, he sits down in the middle of a field where a sorceress appears to him and tries to tempt him with the promise of many women. Seduced by this prospect, he enters a mysterious cave. There he is met by a series of fantastical phantasmagoria. A…