Stockholm to Copenhagen on Crystal Symphony
DATES : July 4 - 14, 2014 (10 Days) CRUISE-ONLY FARES FROM : $5,190 Per Person
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Cruise 4215 - Regal Realms
Stockholm to Copenhagen
July 4 to July 14, 2014
10 days (1 sea day) aboard Crystal Symphony
*Theme: 2014 President's Cruise
Abba Max, Tribute Band
Rustem Hayroudinoff, Classical Pianist
MacDonald Brothers, Variety Entertainers
Joel Mason, Pianist
Mark Farris, Avenue Saloon
Tom Daniels, Crystal Cove
Featuring the Crystal Ensemble of Singers and Dancers
Diva starring Karen Grainger
(Please note: not all shows are performed on all cruises).
Sir Roger Moore, CBE (Monaco)
Born Clapham, London, 1927, the son of a London policeman, Roger Moore attended Hackford Road Elementary School and then Battersea Grammar School. Evacuated to Worthing at the outbreak of World War II, he returned to London in 1943 and after leaving school worked as a tracer/filler/office boy with the animation company, Publicity Picture Productions. He was fired after a short time! In 1944 he was accepted by the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and attended for three terms. He then joined the Cambridge Arts Theatre Repertory Company. In 1945 he was called up for National Service and was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant and then promoted to Captain in the Combined Services Entertainment. At the end of his Army service he worked as an assistant stage manager at the BBC Studios at Alexander Palace and supplemented his salary by working as an advertising model. Then came a small part in the West End production of Mister Roberts and understudying David Tomlinson in The Little Hut. There followed his American debut and he appeared in A Pin to See the Peepshow on Broadway. It was then that Hollywood beckoned with an MGM contract. In 1957/58 he played the title role in Ivanhoe, returning to England for a total of thirty nine episodes. When he returned to Hollywood in 1958 he was put under contract by Warner Bros. and starred in the TV series The Alaskans (thirty six episodes), Maverick (nineteen episodes) and in 1961 at the end of his contract he left Hollywood. In 1962 came his big break when he was cast as The Saint, the most successful TV series at that time (one hundred and fourteen episodes). Roger Moore then starred in, alongside Tony Curtis, The Persuaders playing the part of Lord Brett Sinclair. Then came the pinnacle of Moore's career in 1972 when he was cast in the title role of the massively successful James Bond, the greatest hero of them all. He continued in this cinematic series for a total of seven productions, slotting in a dozen feature films as the Bond schedules permitted. Roger Moore is a resident of Monaco with his wife Kristina (Lady Moore). He has three children from his former marriage, Deborah (born 1963), Geoffrey (born 1966) and Christian (born 1973). A grand-daughter, Ambra, was born in December, 1998 (Geoffrey and LouLou) and a second grand-daughter, Jessie, was born in September, 1999 (Christian and Heidi). Since 1991, when he was appointed a Special Ambassador to UNICEF, Roger Moore, accompanied by his wife Kristina, has toured the world on field trips and speaking at fundraising events. In 1999 he received the title Goodwill Ambassador to UNICEF. Roger Moore was awarded the CBE (Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire) in the Queen’s New Year Honors 1999. In May, 2003 a third grand-daughter, Mia, was born (Geoffrey and Loulou), and a few weeks later Roger Moore was awarded a Knighthood in the Queen’s Birthday Honors for his charity work. Recent years have seen Roger Moore concentrating on his UNICEF work, but continuing to work in film, TV and on stage when time allows. Most recently he has voiced a number of animated characters in films Here Comes Peter Cottontail, The Fly Who Loved Me, Agent Crush, and Cats And Dogs II. He has also appeared in London’s West End and on Broadway as special guest in The Play What I Wrote. In December, 2009, a grandson, Tristan, was born (Christian and new wife Lara) and in November, 2011 another grandson, Maximilian, was born (Christian and Lara). Roger Moore represents the terminal evolution of the Edwardian hero, the product of the English public school system, capriciousness and a conspiratorial sense of humor.
Ambassador Marc Ginsberg (Bethesda, MD)
Marc Ginsberg was the first U.S. Ambassador of Jewish heritage to a Middle East nation, appointed to the post by President Clinton. With a three-decade career focused on the Middle East as a diplomat and as an international corporate lawyer, Ginsberg is an expert on the politics and economics of this volatile region. Ginsberg served as the U.S. guide for the first Middle East economic cooperation conference in Morocco. A highly sought-after consultant to several major network and cable news outlets, as well as Al Jazeerah (Arab satellite TV), Ginsberg addresses a variety of audiences on U.S. foreign, defense and economic policy. He provides expert analysis of current world events, including the rebuilding of Afghanistan, conflict with Iraq, and the continuing tensions between Israel and Palestine, giving audiences a comprehensive understanding of key elements in the struggles overseas.
Keith Pritchard (Alverstone Garden Village, Isle of Wight)
Keith was born in a small village in North Wales and was educated at the local Grammar School progressing to University where he studied science to degree level and gained diplomas as additional qualifications. His interest in travel began at this time when he hitch-hiked to Denmark and Sweden and then on to the south of Italy...all on the princely sum of £32.00! His career includes time in education where he successfully practiced as a teacher, administrator, trainer and inspector. Early on in his career an unexpected letter offered opportunity, alongside his main work, as an Intelligence Officer working for a government department. Fascinating insights into another world related to defense, added flavor to an already interesting life. In mid-career new horizons in the field of psychology beckoned and further study led to an MA and a Doctorate in Psychology by research at the University of Southampton. Keith has spent time at three universities in Spain, one in Quito in Ecuador and also at St John’s, Oxford. Following retirement, he now enjoys his role as a Destination Speaker providing illustrated talks which include a balanced mix of information on countries/ports/destinations and their culture, geography and history. He calls on his own extensive world travels thus bringing authenticity and personal experience to his talks. His continuing interest in all things Spanish includes the works of Gaudi and Picasso, an extensive knowledge of the Great Explorers of the New World and the history of Spain from the Phoenicians to the current day.
Special Show Presentation: The Crooner and The Bombshell
As Dean Martin and Marilyn Monroe, tribute artists Andy DiMino and Susan Griffiths are heralded as the “best in the business.” Together they create comic magic in The Crooner and The Bombshell, a toe-tapping tribute to the ring-a-ding concert days. Freshen those cocktails for a memorable evening of songs and stories shared by two legendary icons. Signature favorites include, That’s Amore, Everybody Loves Somebody Sometime, Diamonds Are A Girl’s Best Friend, I Want To Be Loved By You, and Baby It’s Cold Outside.
Our innovative series of complimentary interactive classes created to enhance our guests quality of life in the areas of Arts & Entertainment, Business & Technology, Lifestyle & Wellness. Guests receive a certificate of completion at the end of the curriculum.
Get your creative juices flowing using a variety of media in classes taught by our specially trained Odyssey Art at Sea instructor Pam McKee (Downingtown, PA).
Digital Filmmaking: The iPad Moviemaking Course. A fun way to learn the fundamentals of filmmaking.
Evan Hughes (Los Angeles, CA)
Want to take your home movies to the next level and learn how to share them with family and friends? In five entertaining classes, learn how to shoot and edit short movies using an iPad. Improve your video and photo skills. The course is taught by professionals, but aimed at non-professionals.
Course requirements: please bring your own iPad pre-loaded with the iMovie application. If you do not already own the iMovie for iOS app, you must have iOS7 in order to download iMovie from the App Store. If you have an older version of the iMovie app, be sure to update to the current version. You cannot download the app on board the ship. Please sign up online using the Priority Check-in & Planning Center (PCPC). If you sign up on board, make sure to sign up EARLY, in the Library, as the class size is limited.
Lead Technology Concierge Jessie Moncatar plus Instructor Christine Potvin (Middleton, Canada). Our popular Computer University@Sea program: expanded curriculum of complimentary lectures and classes on a variety of computer-related topics, plus e-mail instruction in our computer center, equipped with 25 state-of-the-art workstations, all equipped for e-mail and Internet access (fees apply).
Crystal Cruises' exclusive Walk-on-Water program features The WALKVEST® Training System which revolutionizes walking simply by adding resistance (added weight) to your walk.
Crystal Cruises is the only cruise line to offer a Nordic Walking program to help you get more out of your limited exercise time on board. The use of lightweight poles for stability and balance will facilitate your fitness needs even if you have knee or hip issues. Two specially designed adjustable poles work the upper body while walking. Like cross country skiing, the poles are used by the arms to match each step the person takes. Our Fitness Staff will guide you to quickly be deck-walking for fun and fitness. You will be using feather weight aluminum poles provided by the market leader, LEKI®.
Kevin Sateri (Sherman Oaks, CA)
Rich LeConche (Wellington, FL)
Our exclusive program features TaylorMade, the best performance golf company in the world and #1 driver in golf.
Karol and Guy Monroe (Palm Desert, CA)
Beginner and intermediate bridge classes, and afternoon games.
Father Liam Kidney (Pacific Palisades, CA)
Rudy and Maria Hernandez (Whittier, CA)
Daily dance classes on sea days, and private lessons by appointment.
Junior Activities Directors
Sam Halioua (Montréal, Canada)
Rick Mazzone (Kingston, MA)
William Quinn (North Falmouth, MA)
Constantino Zampata (Rio Vista, CA)