Swan Lake: Pre Show Chats and Intermission Performances

Mar 02 2015 | Posted in Blog

​Swan Lake is coming to the Centennial Concert Hall, March 4-8. Arrive early to enjoy informative pre-show chats and find parking! For parking information, click here.

Black & White Night - March 4

Dress in black & white for opening night! In honour of the first opening night of Swan Lake on March 4, 1877 in Moscow, which coincides with the RWB’s 2015 opening of the same ballet, join us by dressing in black and white. Don’t forget to take a selfie at our photo booth and use the hashtags #teamodette or #teamodile.

Pre-Show Chats - Front of House Right (Market Ave side)

March 4, 7:00 PM - 7:20 PM

  • Host: Chrissy Troy, host of 103.1 Virgin Radio
  • Guest: Tara Birtwhistle, former RWB Principal Dancer and current RWB Ballet Master

March 5, 7:00 PM - 7:20 PM

  • Host: Heather Prosak and Beau, hosts of 99.9 BOB FM
  • Guest: RWB Soloist Sophia Lee & Principal Dancer Liang Xing

March 6, 7:00 PM - 7:20 PM

  • Host: Jane Puchniak, Public Relations Coordinator, Royal Winnipeg Ballet
  • Guest: André Lewis, Artistic Director, Royal Winnipeg Ballet

March 7, 7:00 PM - 7:20 PM

  • Host: Shannon Cuciz, Digital Broadcast Journalist, Global News
  • Guest: Amanda Green, RWB Principal Dancer

March 8, 1:30 PM - 1:50 PM

  • Host: Doug Speirs, Columnist, Winnipeg Free Press
  • Guest: Vanessa Lawson, former RWB Principal Dancer and current RWB Ballet Master

Pre-Show and Intermission Activities - Piano Nobile (second level)

March 4

  • Pre-Show, 7:00 PM - 7:20 PM: Tannis Kelm, acoustic and vocals
  • Intermission, 8:30 PM - 8:50 PM: Tannis Kelm, acoustic and vocals

March 5

  • Pre-Show, 7:00 PM - 7:20 PM: Maxine Peters, vocals and acoustic guitar
  • Intermission, 8:30 PM - 8:50 PM: Holly Strat, vocals and piano

March 6

  • Pre-Show, 7:00 PM - 7:20 PM: Maxine Peters, vocals and acoustic guitar
  • Intermission, 8:30 PM - 8:50 PM: Ryan Goossen, piano

March 7

  • Pre-Show, 7:00 PM - 7:20 PM: Maxine Peters, vocals and acoustic guitar
  • Intermission, 8:30 PM - 8:50 PM: Gerwin Lacap, Jade Amante and Dean Hilario, vocals and guitar

March 8

  • Pre-Show, 1:30 PM - 1:50 PM: Maxine Peters, vocal and acoustic guitar
  • Intermission, 3:30 PM - 3:50 PM: Tammy Schroeder, vocals