TORONTO, Aug. 8 /CNW/ -
WHAT: Local celebrities will be walking the red carpet at Air Canada
Centre at the Toronto premiere of Walking with Dinosaurs - The
The critically acclaimed stage production is based on the Emmy
and BAFTA award-winning BBC series Walking with Dinosaurs.
Walking with Dinosaurs - the Live Experience will mesmerize
audiences at Canada's premier sports and entertainment venue,
enabling show-goers to experience what it was like when
dinosaurs walked and ruled the earth.
The show uses high-tech puppetry and animatronics to stage
encounters between 15 life-size dinosaurs (up to 45 feet tall)
such as the Tyrannosaurus Rex and the Stegosaurus with
paleontologists narrating the plight of the prehistoric
creatures. The dinosaurs are designed and built by Sonny
Tilders (The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the
Wardrobe, Stars Wars: Episode III -- Revenge of the Sith).
WHO: Toronto Maple Leafs players Chad Kilger and Kris Newbury
Toronto FC Head Coach Mo Johnston
Toronto FC players Danny Dichio, Jim Brennan, Carl Robinson and
Alan Park and Craig Lauzon from Royal Canadian Air Farce
Interview and photo opportunities available
WHERE: Air Canada Centre
40 Bay Street - Gate 2 Entrance
WHEN: Wednesday, August 8, 2007
6 to 6:45 p.m.
Please note: media looking to review, video or photograph Wednesday's
performance must contact Kelly Meehan to be accredited.
For further information:
For further information: Media Contacts: Kelly Erin Meehan, Maple Leaf
Sports & Entertainment, (416) 815-5419, email@example.com; Rajani
Kamath, Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment, (416) 815-5790 (media only)