CANCELLED: Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concert
Strauss Symphony of Canada
featuring the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
Strauss Symphony of Canada featuring the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
Approx. 2 Hour 30 Minute Performance
VIP Tickets Available
Timeless music, dazzling costumes, breathtaking dance, stunning floral designs. Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concert returns to the Orpheum Theatre for an unforgettable New Year’s celebration that will enchant and delight audiences of all ages in Vancouver.
Freshly updated each year with a new cast and musical programme, the exuberant music of Johann Strauss and his counterparts will spring to vibrant life in a joyful spectacle featuring European singers, dancers, and a full symphony orchestra. The Maestro, an expert in Viennese music, will lead the orchestra and the audience on a journey through the Golden Age of Vienna with wit, charm, and more than a few jokes along the way.
Energetic, lighthearted, and full of romance, Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concert is a celebration of music, beauty, and every exciting opportunity the New Year has to offer.
VIP ticket holders experience the concert from the best seats in the house, and are invited to a private post-concert event with the artists for autograph signing. Don’t forget your camera!
Produced by Attila Glatz Concert Productions
Artists subject to change without notice
The Kiev-Aniko Ballet was established in 1997 and is the first professional ballet troupe that performs contemporary choreography in Ukraine. The company is led by artistic director, choreographer, and People’s Artist of Ukraine, Professor Aniko Rekhviashvili. Ms. Rekhviashvili’s choreography is deeply charged with beauty, emotion, the energy of self-expression, and a high level of dance skills which combine in active harmony with the music. From its first performance, the Kiev-Aniko Ballet has been a reputable company throughout the world. It has toured throughout Europe, including the United Kingdom, Russia, Georgia, Estonia, Poland, Turkey, Serbia, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Italy, and Spain, as well as in Canada and the United States.
International Champion Ballroom Dancers
These professional ballroom dancers are hand-picked from various ballroom dance companies in Europe, primarily the S(Z)ilver Dance Company, based in Szentes, Hungary. The company is known for producing several of the most successful European dancers who are competing today. Many of the dancers who perform in Salute to Vienna have won medals in international competitions.
The Strauss Symphony of Canada
The Strauss Symphony of Canada is comprised of the finest local musicians including members of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra. The orchestras, along with the stellar European conductors, singers and dancers celebrate the beauty and splendour of the City of Music and the beloved music of Vienna’s “Waltz King”, Johann Strauss Jr. and his contemporaries.