Media Advisory/Photo Op - Harry Potter(TM): The Exhibition Preview Event at the Ontario Science Centre
Interview and Photo Opportunities with Harry Potter Film Stars
James and Oliver Phelps (Fred and George Weasley)
TORONTO, March 31 /CNW/ - The Ontario Science Centre is proud to be the unique Canadian host of Harry Potter: The Exhibition, which opens to the public on Friday, April 9, 2010. Visitors will get a chance to peer into the famous wizard's world in an exhibition featuring hundreds of authentic props and costumes from the Harry Potter films, all displayed in immersive settings inspired by the film sets - including the Great Hall, Hagrid's hut and the Gryffindor(TM) common room.
Special guests James and Oliver Phelps, who play Fred and George Weasley in the Harry Potter film series, will be on hand to open this exhibition at the Ontario Science Centre, the first tour stop outside the United States.
WHAT: Harry Potter: The Exhibition media preview WHO: Harry Potter Film Stars James and Oliver Phelps (Fred and George Weasley) The Honourable Michael Chan, Minister of Culture and Tourism Lesley Lewis, CEO, Ontario Science Centre Eddie Newquist, EVP, Chief Creative Officer, GES Young Harry Potter fans in costume WHEN: Thurs. April 8, 2009, 10 a.m. SHARP Introductory remarks, followed by a tour of the exhibition, photo opportunities and interviews inside the exhibition WHERE: Ontario Science Centre, Level 6 DIRECTIONS: 770 Don Mills Road, Toronto Park in visitor's parking lot and come to the main lobby for sign-in www.OntarioScienceCentre.caFor further information: Ellen Flowers, Media Relations Officer, (416) 696-3154, Cell day of: (416) 771-2614, firstname.lastname@example.org