Tours en l'air organizes ballet-themed escorted holidays to see the best companies perform great ballets in beautiful places. You can join a trip from anywhere. A highly knowledgeable balletomane who has enjoyed 100s of performances in over 20 cities around the world,I speak English, French, and German, and am a Travel Industry Council of Ontario certified Travel Counsellor. I also teach ballet appreciation courses. Twitter: @thewordlady Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/katherine.barber.37
Tours en l'air Ballet Holidays are offered in partnership with CWT Victor Travel, TICO # 1892647

SUBSCRIBE TO E-NEWSLETTER

SUBSCRIBE TO E-NEWSLETTER:
Privacy policy: we will not sell, rent, or give your name or address to anyone. You can unsubscribe at any point.

Subscribe to E-newsletter

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

July Tours en l'air Ballet newsletter



Katherine Barber

Tours en l'air Ballet Holidays


201 Hanson St, Toronto, ON Canada M4C 1A7 416.693.4496

BALLET MAKES LIFE BETTER

GET MORE BALLET OUT OF LIFE WITH TOURS EN L'AIR







31 July 2015



Dear Balletomane,



In this newsletter:

Updates on Paris, Berlin, and other trips

Win tickets to Winter's Tale broadcast

Discounts on live theatre across Canada

Updates on ballet cinema broadcasts in North America

Plus more



Paris Amsterdam Ballet Trip April 2016

SOLD OUT within a day of being announced to the priority signup list

Berlin Dresden Ballet Trip April 2016

Now booking. Please click here for info.
UPDATE: THIS TRIP IS NOW SOLD OUT

Vienna Prague Ballet Trip May 2016

I am starting the planning for this but booking will not happen till late fall as I have to wait for the theatre in Prague to release tickets. 
UPDATE: THIS TRIP IS NOW SOLD OUT





The following trips are teetering on the verge of elimination. If you're thinking you might like to go, now is the time to let me know (no commitment required) so that I don't eliminate a trip in which people may in fact interested.



January 28 - February 1, Florida (West Palm Beach and Sarasota)
Miami City Ballet
La Source (Balanchine), Barber Violin Concerto (Martins), In the Upper Room (Tharp)
Sarasota Ballet
Emeralds (Balanchine), new Graziano, The Rake's Progress (de Valois)


February 2 – 4, San Francisco
San Francisco Ballet
7 for Eight (Tomasson), Magrittomania (Possokhov), Pas/Parts (Forsythe)

Continuum© (Wheeldon), Liam Scarlett World Premiere, Rubies (Balanchine)


February 27 - March 4,
Washington DC
Mariinsky Ballet
Raymonda

Washington Ballet

PRISM (Lopez Ochoa), State of Wonder (Webre), In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated (Forsythe)

New York City Ballet

Ash (Martins), After the Rain pas de deux (Wheeldon), New Peck,
The Infernal Machine (Martins), Tschaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 2 (Balanchine) 

La Sylphide (Bournonville), Bournonville Divertissements
 

May 12 - 15, 2016, New York

New York City Ballet
Ballo della Regina, Kammermusik No. 2, Vienna Waltzes (all Balanchine)
Dances at a Gathering, West Side Story Suite (both Robbins)

American Ballet Theatre
TBA

May 21 - 23 (Victoria Day Weekend) Boston
Boston Ballet
Swan Lake
New Armitage, New Yanowsky, Belong pas de deux (Vesak), Resonance (Martinez




Courtesy of the Bloor Cinema, Tours en l'air has 4 pairs of tickets to give away to their upcoming screening of Christopher Wheeldon's The Winter's Tale, performed by the Royal Ballet, on Sunday August 23 at noon.
To enter the contest, email toursenlair@gmail.com with the subject line WINTERSTALE by midnight Sunday August 16.
A draw will be made on Monday August 17. Winners will be notified by email.

Discounts on live theatre across Canada
Tours en l'air is happy to be able to offer you ticket discounts on major shows, including the Twyla Tharp company and Alvin Ailey at the Sony Centre, and much much more, through the Group Tix Company. For information, please email me at toursenlair@gmail.com.


Ballet appreciation course in Ottawa Fall 2015


I will be offering an "Introduction to the Ballet Broadcast Season" course at Carleton University this fall. For details, click on the above heading.

Cinema Broadcasts
Click on the headings below for info on ballet broadcasts in Canada and the US.
Royal Ballet and Bolshoi Ballet screenings in Canada 2015-16

featuring San Francisco Ballet, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Ballet Hispanico and New York City Ballet.
Bolshoi Ballet Broadcasts in the US

Master Calendars for Ballet performances
Planning a trip somewhere and want to know if there's any ballet on? Click on the headings below to see the calendars I have compiled from all the major ballet companies






Jurgita Dronina joins National Ballet of Canada as Principal Dancer




A treat for Frederick Ashton fans

The Royal Ballet's Marianela Nuñez and Vadim Muntagirov in his serene Symphonic Variations: https://youtu.be/kuc7EyfDRrI





Katherine Barber

Tours en l'air Ballet Holidays
www.toursenlair.blogspot.com

201 Hanson St, Toronto, ON Canada M4C 1A7 416.693.4496

BALLET MAKES LIFE BETTER

GET MORE BALLET OUT OF LIFE WITH TOURS EN L'AIR

Privacy policy: we will not sell, rent, or give your name or address to anyone. You can unsubscribe at any point by emailing me with the subject line UNSUBSCRIBE.

No comments:

Post a Comment