Teatro alla Scala
The Skating Rink
David Sawer & Rory Mullarkey
Based on the novel by Roberto Bolaño
Conductor Garry Walker
Director / Designer Stewart Laing
A beautiful young skating champion has a powerful admirer; he pilfers funds to build her an ice rink in a deserted mansion. When an unlikely group of characters discovers them, a deadly plot is set in motion. A gripping new commission by leading British composer David Sawer and award-winning playwright Rory Mullarkey based on the novel by Roberto Bolaño. This world premiere is directed and designed by Stewart Laing with Garry Walker to conduct.
5, 8, 10, 14, 16 July 2018