André Rieu’s 2016 Maastricht Concert Only At Cinema Nouveau

andrerieu1Andre Rieu, affectionately known as the ‘King of Waltz’, is one of the world’s most popular music artists, renowned for staging spectacular concerts filled with beautiful music, glittering ballgowns and amazing lighting and fireworks.

The 2016 Maastricht Concert from Vrijthof, one of the most beautiful squares in Holland, is no exception. South African fans will be delighted that this year’s surprise-filled concert will be broadcast on the big screen at Cinema Nouveau theatres, for two shows only.

This, as the art-house cinema chain continues to deliver on its promise to bring some of the world’s best live cinema events to local audiences. Cinema Nouveau has confirmed it will be screening the legendary annual André Rieu’s 2016 Maastricht Concert, at its four cinema sites – Rosebank Mall in Johannesburg, Brooklyn Mall in Pretoria, Gateway in Durban and V&A Waterfront in Cape Town – on 15 October at 19:45 and on 16 October at 14:30. Bookings are now open.

andrerieu2Set against the stunning medieval backdrop of the town square in André’s Dutch hometown, the spectacular Maastricht concert features the maestro in his element, along with his world-famous 60-piece Johann Strauss Orchestra, sopranos, tenors and very special guests. André promises, and delivers, an unforgettable musical experience full of humour, fun and emotion to be enjoyed by fans of all ages.

Commenting on this year’s event, André said: “Every year we find ways to make my hometown concerts a unique experience for our audiences in the square, as well as those who watch us in the cinemas. We put a lot of time, energy and love into creating something special, some Maastricht magic.”

CinemaLive’s presentation of André Rieu’s 2016 Maastricht Concert in cinemas features host Charlotte Hawkins, who introduces the show and also conducts an interview with André the moment he steps off stage, exclusively for cinema audiences.

André Rieu’s 2016 Maastricht Concert is shaping up to be his biggest and most spectacular concert ever to screen in cinemas!

Andre Rieu’s 2016 Maastricht Concert releases in South Africa for two screenings only – on Saturday, 15 October at 19:45 and on Sunday, 16 October at 14:30 – only at Cinema Nouveau theatres in Johannesburg, Pretoria, Durban and Cape Town.

The running time of this concert is approximately 3 hours, including a 15 minute interval. The spoken parts are delivered in English and Dutch (with English sub-titles).

For booking information, download the Ster-Kinekor App on any Nokia, Samsung Android, iPhone or Blackberry smart phone for updates, news and to make a booking. Visit or Follow us on Twitter @nouveaubuzz and on Facebook at Cinema Nouveau. For queries, contact Ticketline on 0861 Movies (668 437).

The discounts and benefits for cardholders of SK Club, Discovery Vitality and Edgars Club loyalty programmes apply for all live theatre productions. Special prices for school and group bookings are also available on request.


Issued by Ogilvy Public Relations on behalf of Ster-Kinekor Theatres

By Andrew Germishuys

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