Johan De Bock (translated by us): 'For the regular visitors for the Ghentse Feeste a well known view: the decors of the 'Scala' on Saint Jacob's Square.
it appeared for the first time in 1994, and since then, it regularly was set-up on Saint Jacob's and in the Baudloo Parc, sometimes with other figures on the balcony. .
It is an exact copy of the 'Theatre alla Scala' opera in Milan. Design by Tom Wellekens, built by Gerda Van Herreweghe and Johan De Wilde.
In the meantime, it travelled through the world ) even to Milan... '