Fall & Winter 2018/2019 Program Guide VC18_FallWinterGuide_8p5x11_Web--AUGUST28 - Page 22

Culture CULTURE DECEMBER 2018 SUN CULTURE MON TUES WED THURS FRI SAT 1 2 FE PR 3 9 4 8:00PM 10 2:00PM & 4:00PM GEN GEN 8:00PM 5 PR PR 8:00PM 11 8:00PM 12 GEN 6 GEN 8:00PM 13 8:00PM 7:30PM 6:30PM GEN GEN / VIP 15 FE 14 2:00PM & 4:00PM GEN / VIP 8:00PM 6:30PM 16 17 2:00PM & 4:00PM GEN GEN 8:00PM 18 19 GEN GEN 8:00PM 20 8:00PM GEN FE 21 8:00PM 6:30PM FE 8 2:00PM & 4:00PM 6:30PM FE FE 7 WORLD PREMIERE / VIP 22 2:00PM & 4:00PM GEN / VIP 6:30PM 23 2:00PM & 4:00PM GEN 24 25 26 27 28 29 6:30PM 30 31 DATES Previews: Tuesday, December 4 – Thursday, December 6 at 8:00pm World Premiere: Friday, December 7 at 7:30pm Performance Schedule: IF ON A CHRISTMAS NIGHT… / A portion of proceeds from ticket sales will help support Villa Charities Foundation in their mission to provide funding for culturally sensitive senior care, and educational and cultural programs in music, dance, visual arts, athletics and more. SE UNA NOTTE A NATALE… 3 WEEKS ONLY! DECEMBER 4 – 23, 2018 WORLD PREMIERE Presented by Villa Charities in partnership with the Columbus Centre and created by internationally acclaimed theatre company DopoLavoro Teatrale (DLT), “If on a Christmas Night…” is an interactive theatrical experience specifically designed for the Columbus Centre. This world premiere production presents a series of adventurous and comical situations around the celebration of Christmas, through the lens of Italian culture. Moving through a sequence of interactions with the actors and at different locations, the spectators are invited to gather, meet each other and build a new community, in an intimate performance experience. Don’t miss your chance to enjoy this charming and unforgettable holiday show with your family and friends! 22 | COLUMBUS CENTRE With support from WRITTEN AND DIRECTED BY DANIELE BARTOLINI Tuesday, December 11 – Sunday, December 23 Tuesdays – Fridays - Regular show at 8:00pm Saturdays – Family Experience Performances at 2:00pm and 4:00pm Saturdays – Regular show or VIP Package Performances at 6:30pm Sundays – Family Experience Performances at 2:00pm and 4:00pm Regular show – 6:30pm No Performances on Monday, December 10 and Monday, December 17 Show Duration: 90 minutes with no intermission Suitable for ages 6 and up. CO-CREATED BY DOPOLAVORO TEATRALE (DLT) PRODUCED BY VILLA CHARITIES INC. PRODUCTION DESIGN BY ANAHITA DEHBONEHIE About DopoLavoro Teatrale (DLT): Th e foundation of their work is what they call Audience Specifi c Th eatre, highly interactive creations where the role of the audience is shift ed from viewer to actor. Th eir work is site-specifi c and oft en urban-immersive, where the downtown or neighbourhood of a city is turned into a stage to be explored by the participants of the experience About Daniele Bartolini: An award-winning director, playwright, producer, installation artist and performer, Daniele Bartolini was born in Florence, Italy and is now based in Toronto, Canada. He is the Artistic Director of DopoLavoro Teatrale (DLT) and his creations are presented in Canada, Europe and India. TICKET PRICES PREVIEWS: $25.00 + HST GENERAL ADMISSION: $40.00 + HST CHILDREN (AGES 6 – 12): $20.00 + HST SENIORS (65+), STUDENTS (AGES 13 – 25) AND ARTISTS: $25.00 + HST FAMILY EXPERIENCE PACKAGE $100.00 + HST The Family Experience Package is for up to a family of four (two adults and two children). These performances are specifically designed for the participation of families and children. Preview: PR Regular Show: GEN LEGEND VIP Dinner & Theatre Experience: VIP Family Experience Shows: FE VIP DINNER & THEATRE EXPERIENCE AVAILABLE FOR WORLD PREMIERE AND SATURDAY, 6:30PM PERFORMANCES ONLY $ 150.00 + HST (Includes show ticket, meet and greet, dinner, wine, taxes and gratuities.) Enjoy a spectacular theatre and Christmas dining experience with our VIP Dinner and Th eatre Package. CORPORATE PACKAGES $2,500.00 + HST Book a private showing of “If on a Christmas Night” for your next corporate event or holiday party! LOCATION Columbus Centre 901 Lawrence Avenue West, Toronto, ON TICKETS ON SALE MONDAY, SEPT 17 AT 10:00AM PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE, EMAIL, BY PHONE OR IN PERSON Online: villacharities.com/christmasnight Email: rsvp@villacharities.com By phone: 416-789-7011 ext. 250 In person: Columbus Centre, Arts, Youth & Culture Department, 2nd Floor, Room 201 Kaitlin Saito - Production Coordinator 901 Lawrence Ave West, Toronto, ON M6A 1C3 Office Hours: Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm FALL & WINTER 2018 / 19 | 23