Nuria, a beautiful young skating champion, has a powerful admirer, Enric, whose obsession drives him to pilfer funds to build her an ice rink in a deserted Spanish mansion. Discovered by an unlikely group of characters, a murder on the ice becomes the centre of this thrilling tale of jealousy, political corruption and the lengths we go to for the ones we love. World Premiere. Sung in English with English supertitlesPerformers Grant Doyle (Enric), Sam Furness (Gaspar), Ben Edquist (Remo), Susan Bickley (Carmen), Claire Wild (Caridad), Lauren Zolezzi (Nuria), Alan Oke (Rookie), Louise Winter (Pilar).
Music David Sawer. Lyrics Rory Mullarkey (based on the novel by Roberto Bolano). Producer Garsington Opera. Conductor Garry Walker. Director Stewart Laing. Design Stewart Laing. Costume Hyemi Shin. Lighting Malcolm Rippeth. Director Sarah Fahie (movement director). Company Garsington Opera Orchestra.