'There may be tap dancing on skates' – in rehearsals with The Rink

We chat to Caroline O’Connor and Gemma Sutton in rehearsals for ”The Rink”

Gemma Sutton and Caroline O'Connor
Gemma Sutton and Caroline O'Connor
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We popped into rehearsals to chat with Caroline O'Connor and Gemma Sutton about The Rink.

Directed by Adam Lenson, O'Connor and Sutton play mother and daughter Anna and Angel, in this musical which has a score by Kander and Ebb and a book by Terrence McNally.

The cast also includes Stewart Clarke as Dino, Ross Dawes as Lino, Michael Lin as Lucky, Elander Moore as Benny, Ben Redfern as Lenny and Jason Winter as Tony.

The piece has choreography by Fabian Aloise, musical direction by Joe Bunker, set design by Bec Chippendale, costume design by Libby Todd, lighting design by Matt Daw and sound deisgn by Mike Thacker for Orbital.