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Opera heads into GardenWalk


A scene from La Traviata

By Sandy Moul, 2011-08-27
UltraLuxe Cinemas Debuts Opera, Concert and Book Club Series at Anaheim GardenWalk

Opera Australia, New York Philharmonic, Book Club with Michael Smerconish and More Presented in High Definition on the Big Screen.

ANAHEIM, Calif. – August 24, 2011 – UltraLuxe Cinemas at Anaheim GardenWalk is proud to continue promoting arts in the community with its Opera, Concert and Book Club series. UltraLuxe will present operas in HD from some of the world’s most famous companies, including Opera Australia, in addition to philharmonic concerts and The Book Club with Michael Smerconish. Michael Smerconish is one of the most widely-recognized talk show personalities in the U.S., and his book club discussions will feature some of the world’s most well-known authors, broadcast from the Bryn Mawr Film Institute.

UltraLuxe is dedicated to providing communities with access to the arts, programming alternative content ranging from art house and independent films to musicals and operas. The theater’s cutting-edge Pure Digital Cinema® technology enables it to bring audiences the best in music, theater, sporting events to the local neighborhood movie theater.

Operas and concerts are priced at $20 for adults, and $18 for children, seniors, students and military. Book Club events will be $10 for adults, and $8 for children, seniors, students and military. Discounted group rates are also available for groups of 10 or more.

Opera


Giuseppe Verdi’s “La Traviata”
Broadcast from the Roman Quarry of St. Margarethen with the Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Sun., Aug. 28 at 5 p.m.
Mon., Aug. 29 at 11 a.m.

Georges Bizet’s “Carmen”
Broadcast from the Roman Quarry of St. Margarethen with the Chorus & Orchestra of the National Theatre Brno
Sun., Sept. 11 at 5 p.m.
Mon., Sept. 12 at 11 a.m.

“The Mikado” presented by Opera Australia at the Sydney Opera House
Sun., Sept. 18 at 5 p.m.
Tues., Sept. 20 at 10 a.m.
Thurs., Sept. 22 at 7 p.m.

Giuseppe Verdi’s “Aida”
Broadcast from the Roman Quarry of St. Margarethen with the Corps de Ballet & Orchestra of the National Theatre Brno
Sun., Sept. 25 at 5 p.m.
Mon., Sept. 26 at 11 a.m.

“Der Rosenkavalier” presented by Opera Australia at the Sydney Opera House
Sun., Oct. 16 at 5 p.m.
Tues., Oct. 18 at 10 a.m.
Thurs., Oct. 20 at 7 p.m.

“La Boheme” presented by Opera Australia at the Sydney Opera House
Sun., Nov. 13 at 5 p.m.
Tues., Nov. 15 at 10 a.m.
Thurs., Nov. 17 at 7 p.m.

Concerts


Gustavo Dudamel Conducts “Los Ritmos de la Noche” from Waldbuhne Berlin featuring the Berliner Philharmoniker
Sun., Oct 9 at 5 p.m.
Mon., Oct. 10 at 11 a.m.

Europe Konzert from Oxford with Alisa Weilerstein
Sun., Oct. 23 at 5 p.m.
Mon., Oct. 24 at 11 a.m.

The New York Philharmonic Live in Pyongang
Sun., Nov. 6 at 5 p.m.
Mon., Nov. 7 at 11 a.m.

Book Club with Michael Smerconish


Del Quentin Wilber’s “Rawhide Down”
Mon.,Sept. 5 at 7 p.m.
Wed., Sept. 7 at 1 p.m.

Jane Leavy’s “The Last Boy”
Mon., Sept. 19 at 7 p.m.
Wed., Sept. 21 at 1 p.m.

James Kaplan’s “Frank: The Voice”
Mon., Oct. 3 at 7 p.m.
Wed., Oct. 5 at 1 p.m.

John C. Bogle’s “Don’t Count on it”
Mon., Oct. 17 at 7 p.m.
Wed., Oct. 19 at 1 p.m.

Ted Gup’s “A Secret Gift”
Mon., Oct. 31 at 7 p.m.
Wed., Nov. 2 at 1 p.m.

UltraLuxe Cinemas is located at Anaheim GardenWalk on the upper level at 321 W. Katella Ave. Free parking for 4 hours is provided with validation at the movie theater. The most convenient parking structure entrance for UltraLuxe Cinemas is off Disney Way.

About UltraStar Cinemas
UltraLuxe Cinemas is the flagship Orange County location of UltraStar Cinemas, Southern California’s largest privately owned movie theater group. UltraStar Cinemas is headquartered in San Diego County and operates 137 screens at 13 sites throughout Southern California and Arizona. Recognized for pioneering the digital age of cinema, UltraStar was the first theater group in the world to be fully equipped with Pure Digital Cinema® powered by DLP Cinema® technology in all of its locations. In 2009, the company also became the first to offer D-BOX motion seats, which use motion effects specifically programmed for each film to create an immersive experience for movie goers.

For more information, visit www.ultrastarmovies.com


 

 

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