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September 08, 2010 07:30 ET

Media Advisory: Free Screening of the Metropolitan Opera's The Barber of Seville at Cineplex Odeon Clarington Place Cinemas on Saturday, September 25th

2010-11 The Met: Live in HD Now Being Shown in Bowmanville, Ontario

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 8, 2010) - Cineplex Entertainment (TSX:CGX.UN) -

WHAT:   Cineplex Entertainment, via Cineplex Odeon Clarington Place Cinemas, is pleased to announce that the fifth season of the very popular The Met: Live in HD will be shown for the first time at Cineplex Odeon Clarington Place Cinemas in Bowmanville, Ontario. To celebrate, Bowmanville and area residents are invited to a free screening of Rossini's The Barber of Seville at Cineplex Odeon Clarington Place Cinemas on Saturday, September 25th at 12 pm. Tickets for the free screening can be obtained by visiting the theatre's box office beginning Friday, September 10, 2010. Seating is available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
     
    The 2010-11 The Met: Live in HD series will be transmitted live from New York via satellite in high- definition into more than 100 Cineplex Entertainment theatres across the country including Cineplex Odeon Clarington Place Cinemas. Beginning on Saturday, October 9, 2010 with Wagner's Das Rheingold, the season features a dozen performances including:
     
    Saturday, October 23, 2010: Mussorgsky's BORIS GODUNOV 
    Saturday, November 13, 2010: Donizetti's DON PASQUALE 
    Saturday, December 11, 2010: Verdi's DON CARLO 
    Saturday, January 8, 2011: Puccini's LA FANCIULLA DEL WEST 
    Saturday, February 12, 2011: Adams' NIXON IN CHINA 
    Saturday, February 26, 2011: Gluck's IPHIGÉNIE EN TAURIDE 
    Saturday, March 19, 2011: Donizetti's LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR 
    Saturday, April 9, 2011: Rossini's LE COMTE ORY 
    Saturday, April 23, 2011: Strauss' CAPRICCIO 
    Saturday, April 30, 2011: Verdi's IL TROVATORE 
    Saturday, May 14, 2011: Wagner's DIE WALKÜRE 
     
WHEN:   Saturday, September 25th at 12 pm ET
     
WHERE:   Cineplex Odeon Clarington Place Cinemas, 111 Clarington Boulevard, Bowmanville, ON

For the complete list of the 2010-11 The Met: Live in HD schedule, showtimes and to purchase advance tickets, visit www.cineplex.com/events.

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