Alto, Soprano, Soprano, Bar, Mezzo soprano, dancer
MONICA, daughter of Madame Flora: Soprano
TOBY, a mute
MADAME FLORA (Baba): Contralto
MRS. GOBINEAU: Soprano
MR. GOBINEAU: Baritone
MRS. NOLAN: Mezzo-Soprano
Madame Flora, with the help of her daughter Monica and Toby, a mute servant, tries to cheat her clients through faked seances. She is touched herself by a hand during one of them, an occurrence she cannot explain and which drives her to insanity and murder.