In the first section of this pantomime, four women dance the cancan in costume. A pirate captain pursues a young woman who refuses his advances. The young woman is saved by Crusoe and shooed away by an old woman. The group perform a folk dance in pairs. The pirate returns brandishing a sword to take Crusoe away. Crusoe, Friday and a monkey are seen inside a hut. Friday puts some food on the table in preparation to cook but the monkey knocks the table over. The old woman enters with some washing and Friday dances. The monkey throws flour in the face of Friday who then chases him around the table. Crusoe opens the door to the hut and the sailors enter. The company perform another dance. Outside, the pirate captain in pushed to the floor by the old woman.