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Cineplex Entertainment

December 15, 2009 07:00 ET

Media Advisory-Cineplex Entertainment's 2009-10 The Met: Live in HD Season Continues With Offenbach's Les Contes D'Hoffmann on Saturday, December 19th

Reserved seating now available at select theatre locations

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 15, 2009) - Cineplex Entertainment (TSX:CGX.UN) -

WHAT: Cineplex Entertainment is pleased to announce that the fourth season
of the very popular The Met: Live in HD continues with an afternoon
transmission of Offenbach's Les Contes D'Hoffmann this Saturday,
December 19th at 1 pm ET.

Les Contes D'Hoffmann marks the fourth performance of the season as
part of The Met: Live in HD series and will be transmitted live from
New York via satellite in High-Definition into more than 90 Cineplex
Entertainment theatres across the country.

Offenbach's fictionalized take on the life and loves of the German
romantic writer E.T.A Hoffmann is a fascinating psychological
journey. Met Music Director James Levine conducts a stellar cast
including Anna Netrebko as the tragic Antonia, Kate Lindsey as the
ambiguous Nicklausse and Alan Held as the demonic four villains. Tony
Award winner Bartlett Sher directs this new production.

WHEN: Saturday, December 19th at 1 pm ET

WHERE: For more information, participating locations and to purchase
tickets, visit

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