The Skinners’ Play -The Wondrous Fleece

Location: Malung
Category: Events, Large events
Date: Friday 22 jun 2018 - Saturday 23 Jun 2018

The Skinners’ Play ”The Wondrous Fleece”, which is set up every summer in Malung, involves the typical local skinners. During the play they manufacture the fleece which will reward whoever ingeniously wins the hand of the rich and insolent farmer’s daughter, Britta. Lustigs Per passes the test, dressed as a farm hand, and Britta has to accept him as such.

This is a light-hearted play full of dances and songs, including the well-known Midsummer Song. Whilst writing the play in 1967, Rune Lindström cooperated with Jan Johansson, perhaps Sweden’s most famous jazz musician and composer. Some of the leading jazz profiles in Sweden are in the band. The mix of jazz and folk in Jan’s music is central to the theme of this musical, borrowed from Shakespeare’s Taming of the Shrew.

Tickets: Adults 295 SEK + prepaid fee 25 =320 SEK/ at the gate 350 SEK. Age 12-16: 125+20=145 SEK prepaid/ at the gate 150 SEK. Children free. Book your tickets on ticketmaster.se. Unnumbered seats this year, come well in advance!
Performances: Midsummer’s Eve: Play starts at 14:00, Leather fashion show 13:30, doors open at 12:00. Midsummer celebrations at Malung Open Air Museum continue at 17:00.
Midsummer’s Day: Play starts at 14:00, Leather fashion show 13:30, doors open at 12:00.

Cast: Our leading actors, Malung Folk Dance Group, Malung Musicians and Hans Backeroth’s Orchestra: : Lennart Simonsson – piano Jan Ottesen – guitar Mats Sundström – saxophone Jocke Ekberg – drums Hans Backenroth – bass
Info: Orrskogen tel. 0280-106 17. Welcome!

Date/Time

Date Time Arena/Place
22 Jun
Friday 22 jun 2018 12:00 Folkets Park, Orrskogen - Malung
23 Jun
Saturday 23 jun 2018 12:00 Folkets Park, Orrskogen - Malung

Contact information

Phone number
0046 0280-106 17
Contact person email
info@orrskogen.se

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Malungs Camping

Distance: 1.4 km
Malungs Camping is situated in a scenic location by the Västerdalsälven River and Bullsjö beach, within walking distance of the centre.
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Malungs camping

Distance: 1.4 km
Malungs Camping is situated in a scenic location by the Västerdalsälven River and Bullsjö beach, within walking distance of the centre.

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