Please note that 21 of the available 29 places for this trip have already sold to priority booking. To secure your space for this trip, please phone Lucy Nati at
Carlson Wagonlit Victor Travel
416-736-6010; toll-free: 1-800-699-0199
with your credit card information.
Carlson Wagonlit Victor Travel
101 - 8800 Dufferin Street, Concord, ON L4K 0C5
TICO Ontario registration #1892647
Tours en l'air
Canada's Word Lady,
23 - 26 May 2013
4 days, 3 nights
3 ballet performances
A feast of Balanchine from
New York City Ballet, plus
American Ballet Theatre
performing one of Ashton's rarely seen masterpieces and
pulling out the virtuosic stops in
Thursday 23 MayArrive New York; check in to 3-star Hotel Belleclaire, 15 minutes walk from Lincoln Center. **Upgrade to 4-star Midtown East Kimberly Hotel available on request.
3-course welcome dinner before American Ballet Theatre performance: Drink to Me Only with Thine Eyes (Morris), A Month in the Country (Ashton), Symphony in C (Balanchine)
Friday 24 May
930 am – 12 noon: Private guided tour of the highlights of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, followed by visit with audioguide to special “Impressionism, Fashion, and Modernity” exhibition. Afternoon at leisure (your ticket entitles you to admission to the rest of the museum all day, as well as to the Cloisters museum).
630 pm: Pre-performance chat with a New York City Ballet dancer in New York City Ballet studios.
800 pm: performance of New York City Ballet: Serenade, Ivesiana, Tarantella, Firebird (all Balanchine)
Saturday 25 May
Morning at leisure.
1230 – 130 pm: Meet a New York City Ballet dancer, who will give you a personal guided tour of the David H Koch theatre, NYCB's home.
200 pm: Optional performance of New York City Ballet: Fancy Free, West Side Story Suite (both Robbins), Carousel (Wheeldon)
630 pm: Meet an American Ballet Theatre dancer before the performance of American Ballet Theatre: Don Quixote
Sunday 26 May
Check out of hotel. 2 pm: Optional performance of Hubbard Street Dance Chicago: works by Mats Ek, Ohad Naharin, and Aszure Barton. Depart New York.
REGISTRATION AND DEPOSIT DUE DATE:
21 JANUARY 2013
GROUP SIZE LIMITED!
Total Package CA$1399 per person
based on double occupancy
Single supplement: CA$275
** With hotel upgrade $1659 p.p.double occupancy, single supplement $750
All prices valid till 21 January 2013
LAND-ONLY PACKAGE allows you the flexibility of arranging travel from your most convenient departure point,
on the dates and times you prefer,
and to extend your stay if you wish.
Victor Travel's experienced agents will be happy to assist you.
Package price includes:
3 nights twin share accommodation in the 3-star Upper West Side Hotel Belleclaire (travellers wishing to share will be put in touch with one another)
Daily full American breakfast
Premium orchestra seats for 3 ballets
Pre-performance chat with a New York City Ballet dancer in New York City Ballet studios.
Private guided tour of David H Koch theatre given by a New York City Ballet dancer
Meet an American Ballet Theatre dancer
Admission to Metropolitan Museum of Art plus private guided tour of highlights of the museum's collection and an audioguide for the special “Impressionism, Fashion, and Modernity” exhibition
One 3-course dinner
Ballet enrichment program: ballet notes and informal pre-performance talks and post-performance reviews with tour leader
This program must be sold as a package. Extra hotel nights can be added (subject to availability), but we cannot offer individual components separately or break the package into shorter installments.
Meals and transfers not specifically mentioned in this itinerary
Beverages with meals
Items of a personal nature, e.g. phone calls
All items and activities listed as optional in this brochure
Terms and Conditions:
Non-refundable deposit of CA$750 per person is required at time of registration,
no later than 21 January 2013,
to secure your space for this package**.
Single supplement and optional cancellation and hospital/medical insurance are also payable at this time.
Total package price is fully non-refundable.
All cancellations must be received in writing at Carlson Wagonlit Victor Travel to the attention of Lucy Nati (firstname.lastname@example.org).
RBC out-of-province health insurance and trip cancellation insurance are available through Victor Travel and STRONGLY RECOMMENDED. Price will vary according to birthdate. Premium must accompany the deposit and is non-refundable.
For more information and to receive a registration form:
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