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DANCE: Gala Opening of the World Accordion and Tango Festival

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Dave Dunnet Community Theatre

2121 Cadboro Bay Road

Victoria, BC V8R 5G4

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Gala Opening of the World Accordion and Tango Festival

Join the Civic Orchestra of Victoria and soloists from the World Accordion and Tango Festival for this exciting collaboration and celebration of the accordion and tango!

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 11 - 2:30 PM
Dave Dunnet Community Theatre (Oak Bay High School)
Brian Wismath, Music Director

The concert will feature three internationally recognized accordion soloists accompanied by Civic Orchestra strings and the Civic Orchestra performing Dvořák's Symphony No. 9 "From the New World".

Soloists:
Grayson Masefield (New Zealand)
Jianan Tian (China)
Jelena Milojevic (Canada)

Program:
Bete Ilin - The New Tomorrow (Canadian premiere)

Franck Angelis - Impasse (Canadian premiere)
Astor Piazzola - Adios Nonino
Astor Piazzolla - Oblivion
Astor PIazzolla - Libertango
Rimsky-Korsakov - Flight of the Bumblebee
Dvořák - Symphony No. 9 (New World)



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Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Please print your ticket(s) and bring it to the event if possible. You may also display your ticket(s) on your mobile device at the door.

Is there reserved seating?

No, all Civic Orchestra of Victoria events are seated on a first-come, first-served basis.


What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

BUS: #11 , #15
PARKING: Guests are encouraged to park in the parking lot off Cranmore road at the far east end of the school building or in the lot at the east end of Goldsmith Road directly behind the Oak Bay Rec centre.
There is very limited parking in the staff parking lot off Cadboro Bay Rd. There is also on-street parking, but be careful not to use “residential only” areas.

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

All ages are welcome! Please bring current student ID to validate your purchase of discounted student tickets.

Children 12 and under get in free when accompanied by an adult with a ticket (Max. 2 children per adult). Please add a free ticket to your purchase and print out their ticket along with your own, as all guests will require a ticket to enter. You may be asked to show ID for your child that indicates they are 12 or under.


Are there other ways to buy tickets?

Tickets can be purchased in person (with cash or cheque) at Long & McQuade Victoria, Munro's Books, Ivy's Bookshop (Oak Bay), and Tanner's Books (Sidney).

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