A beautiful fable following the romantic adventures of a young dancer and a run away soldier. Emina tells Alphonse classic tales taken from Potocki, Boccaccio and a Thousand and One Nights. Alphonse has only one story, his own. A poor farmers' son, with a love of music, who followed the soldiersâ drum. They fall in love. Alphonse plays and Emina dances. But before they can run away together, Alphonseâs dark past catches up with himâ¦Author David Klempner. Producer AK 67 (in association with Charles Court Opera). Director John Savournin. Music David Sutton Anderson.