Dinner in the Wings & New Creation Celebration
Opening night of a brand new ballet is quite exciting. Prior to the show, Patrons’ Circle members were invited to dine at Dinner in the Wings. After the show, Dinner in the Wings guests joined Margaret Atwood and the Royal Winnipeg Ballet Company on the Piano Nobile for a New Creation Celebration, an exclusive event held only with the Royal Winnipeg Ballet debuts a new work.
Patrons’ Circle Home Event
The Patrons’ Circle Home Event was held at the home of Patron Circle members David and Catherine Filmon (Royal Winnipeg Ballet Board Member) on October 3. The evening’s entertainment included a parade of the costumes from The Handmaid’s Tale with commentary from designer, Liz Vandal.
Closed Working Rehearsal – The Handmaid’s Tale
The first Closed Working Rehearsal of the season was held on September 26, 2013. For those who attended, there was a special treat as they witnessed the cast work with Lila York on many different scenes of The Handmaid’s Tale offering a sneak peek of the new ballet.
Photos: Vince Pahkala