Special Offer From Royal Winnipeg Ballet To Vancouver Arts Community

The Royal Winnipeg Ballet, through the Alliance for Arts and Culture, is offering a $20 discount on Section A seats to Vancouver's cultural community members and supporters to their upcoming Centre for Performing Arts presentation of Svengali.

 See this complex psychological drama, which unfolds with riveting choreography by the creative powerhouse behind RWB’s Dracula.  

Watch the Svengali Trailer on Vimeo or The Making of Svengali videos on YouTube.

Dates: April 20 - 22, 2012.

Venue: The Centre for Performing Arts at 777 Homer Street.

Tickets Only $69.50*


Mark Godden’s choreographic genius brings us an explosive new look at the original master of mind control. RWB’s newest creation takes its inspiration from a film treatment born of the fevered imagination of international film sensation Guy Maddin.

The dramatic story follows a grim young man with hypnotic powers. Yearning for public recognition, Svengali escapes the repression of his mother’s ballet studio to the decadent society of mid-century Weimar, Germany, where he finds the dazzling and malleable young dancer, Trilby. Under Svengali’s entrancing influence, Trilby is transformed into the darling of the ballet world, but her star ultimately rises beyond Svengali’s powerful grasp.

"Svengali is beautiful, challenging and a visual turn-on. The ballet is, simply, a triumph, danced with explosive discipline by this talented company." CBC - Robert Enright, art critic

To purchase your discounted tickets on line, please click here

How to Purchase Tickets: Click on the red link above. Choose your performance date and click “Find Tickets”. Under RWB Special Offer, enter the number of tickets, select price point and enter the passcode, DESIRE. Scroll down and click FIND TICKETS.  Enter the security check words and click CONTINUE. Select a delivery method by clicking the appropriate circle, click CONTINUE.  Complete the payment details.

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* Each ticket is subject to a $4.50 service charge plus $2.00 facility fee . Discount offer applies to Section A only, limited seats available.  Not suitable for children 6 years and under.  Tickets are a final sale and are not refundable, exchangeable or transferable.

Thank-you for your support.


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