Carlson Wagonlit Victor Travel
101 - 8800 Dufferin Street, Concord, ON L4K 0C5
TICO Ontario registration #1892647
Tours en l'air
Canada's Word Lady, Katherine Barber
10-14 April 2013
5 days, 4 nights
2 ballet performances
San Francisco Ballet,
North America's oldest ballet company, in a variety of passionate, classically beautiful, and vibrant works by
and SFB's resident choreographers
Wednesday 10 April
Arrive San Francisco; check in to Inn at the Opera Hotel, a charming 3 ½-star boutique hotel 3 minutes walk from the Opera House. 6-7pm: Pointes of View: a salon-style interview about the Friday night mixed program with SFB artists.
Thursday 11 April
Morning: Visit Smuin Ballet. Afternoon at leisure to explore beautiful San Francisco on one of its famous cable cars, take a ferry across to artsy Sausalito, or enjoy whatever this wonderful city has to offer.
6 pm: dinner before: San Francisco Ballet: “Meet the Artist Interview” followed by performance of Francesca da Rimini (Possokhov), Criss-Cross (Tomasson), Symphony in 3 Movements (Balanchine)
Friday 12 April
Morning at leisure. Afternoon: Visit San Francisco Ballet studios and the Opera House. Evening: San Francisco Ballet: Raymonda Act III (Nureyev after Petipa), Ibsen's House (Caniparolli), Symphonic Dances (Liang)
Saturday 13 April
Morning: Private guided tour of Girl with the Pearl Earring special exhibition at the de Young museum. Vermeer’s enigmatic Girl with a Pearl Earring has intrigued art lovers for centuries. See this masterpiece and more than 30 others by artists of the Dutch Golden Age—including Rembrandt, Hals, and Steen. Don’t miss Rembrandt’s Century, a companion exhibition featuring more than 200 rarely seen prints and drawings of the same era. Spend the rest of the day visiting the permanent exhibition of the art gallery or enjoying Golden Gate Park.
Optional second performance of Francesca da Rimini (Possokhov), Criss-Cross (Tomasson), Symphony in 3 Movements (Balanchine)
Sunday 14 April
Check out of hotel and depart San Francisco.
Total Package CA$1225 per person
based on double occupancy
Single supplement: CA$375
All prices valid till 14 January 2013
REGISTRATION AND DEPOSIT DUE DATE:
14 JANUARY 2013
LAND-ONLY PACKAGE allows you the flexibility of travelling from your most convenient departure point, on the dates and times you prefer. CWT Victor Travel's experienced agents will be happy to assist you
For more information on this or other fabulous escorted vacations for ballet lovers, or Katherine's fun, informative, and popular ballet appreciation classes: firstname.lastname@example.org or 416.693.4496
Package price includes:
Premium seats for 2 ballet performances
One pre-performance talk by aSan Francisco Ballet artist
One “Pointes of View” event
Visits to Smuin Ballet and San Francisco Ballet
Four nights accommodation at the Inn at the Opera, rooms with one queen bed
Daily continental breakfast
One 3-course dinner
Admission to the de Young museum and private guided tour of the special exhibition “Girl with a Pearl Earring”
Enrichment program: ballet notes, informal post-performance reviews with tour leader
All taxes, service fees, and surcharges
Items of a personal nature,
e.g. telephone calls
Meals and transfers not specifically mentioned in this itinerary
Beverages with meals
Cancellation and hospital/medical insurance
Terms and Conditions:
Deposit of $500 per person is required at time of registration, no later than 14January 2013.** Single supplement and optional cancellation and hospital medical insurance also payable at this time.
Total package price is fully non-refundable.
All cancellations must be received in writing to the attention of Lucy Nati (email@example.com) at CWT Victor Travel
RBC out-of-province health insurance and trip cancellation insurance are available through CWT Victor Travel and STRONGLY RECOMMENDED. Price will vary according to birthdate. Premium must accompany the deposit and is non-refundable.
**The deposit is fully refundable in the event of cancellation of the trip by the travel agent.
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