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Cressing Temple Barns, Essex

Between Witham and Braintree, Cressing Temple Barns is of supreme interest for its stunning Grade 1 listed 13th century Knights Templar barns and walled Tudor garden.

Bring your friends and a picnic to this BP Big Screens event – and get there early for the exclusive pre-performance content 30 minutes before curtain-up.

The Royal Ballet | Romeo and Juliet | 11 June at 7.30pm | pre-screening starts at 7pm

Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers encounter passion and tragedy in Kenneth MacMillan's 20th-century ballet masterpiece. Soak up free culture on your doorstep: watch The Royal Ballet on stage at the Royal Opera House in this free live screening on the BP Big Screen at Cressing Temple Barns.


What I need to know before I attend:

Please bring along your own chairs and blankets. Refreshments will be available to purchase from our on-site caterers. Please note that dogs must be kept on their leads and BBQs are not permitted.

Please note, the Royal Opera House always seeks guidance regarding content from the British Board of Film Classification (BBFC). While a 12A rating is the minimum classification level issued for all live screenings in the UK, our content can still be suitable for children of all ages. Click this link for further information regarding the classification of filmed content.

How do I get there?

This site is located at Witham Road, Braintree, CM77 8PD

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For further details about the site, please visit, email or telephone 03330 132738.