The Faerie Queen: Pre Show Chats and Intermission Performances

Apr 27 2015 | Posted in Blog

The Faerie Queen - A Ballet Based On A Midsummer Night’s Dream is coming to the Centennial Concert Hall, April 29 - May 3. Arrive early to enjoy informative pre-show chats and find parking!

For parking information, click here.

Doors Open

  • Wednesday, April 29 - 6:00 PM (curtain - 7:30 PM)
  • Thursday, April 30 - 6:00 PM (curtain - 7:30 PM)
  • Friday, May 1 - 6:00 PM (curtain - 7:30 PM)
  • Saturday, May 2 - 6:00 PM (curtain - 7:30 PM)
  • Sunday, May 3 - 12:30 PM (curtain - 2:00 PM)

Running Time

Act 1 – 50 minutes
Intermission – 20 minutes
Act 2 – 36 minutes
Total – 106 minutes (1 hour, 46 minutes)

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

Wednesday, April 29 (7:00 PM - 7:20 PM)

  • Host: Shannon Cuciz, Global
  • Guest: Kevin Klassen, Artistic Co-Chair, Shakespeare in the Ruins

Thursday, April 30 (7:00 PM - 7:20 PM)

  • Host: Heather + Beau, 99.9 BOB FM
  • Guest: John Alleyne, choreographer, The Faerie Queen - A Ballet Based On A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Friday, May 1 (7:00 PM - 7:20 PM)

  • Host: Jenna Khan, City TV
  • Guest: Eric Nipp, Second Soloist, Royal Winnipeg Ballet

Saturday, May 2 (7:00 PM - 7:20 PM)

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

Sunday, May 3 (1:30 PM - 1:50 PM)

  • Host: Terry MacLeod, CBC
  • Guest: John Alleyne, choreographer, The Faerie Queen - A Ballet Based On A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Pre-Show and Intermission Activities

April 29

  • Pre-Show, 6:45 PM - 7:00 PM: Haley Cook, vocals & guitar (House Right - Market Ave side)

April 30

  • Pre-Show, 6:45 PM - 7:00 PM: Haley Cook, vocals & guitar (House Right - Market Ave side)

May 1

  • Pre-Show, 6:45 PM - 7:00 PM: Gerwin & DJ, vocals & guitar (House Right - Market Ave side)
  • Intermission, 8:20 PM - 8:30 PM: Maxine Peters, vocals & guitar (Piano Nobile - 2nd level)

May 2

  • Pre-Show, 6:45 PM - 7:00 PM: Haley Cook, vocals & guitar (House Right - Market Ave side)
  • Intermission, 8:20 PM - 8:30 PM: Maxine Peters, vocals & guitar (Piano Nobile - 2nd level)

May 3

  • Pre-Show, 1:15 PM - 1:30 PM: Tammy Schroeder & Jason Dyck, vocals & piano (House Right - Market Ave side)
  • Intermission, 2:50 PM - 3:00 PM: Tammy Schroeder & Jason Dyck, vocals & piano (Piano Nobile - 2nd level)

Enjoy the show!

Second Soloist Elizabeth Lamont. Photo by Rejean Brandt Photography.