Plymouth, The Piazza
La bohème on 10 June 2015 at 7.30pm – The Royal Opera
Enjoy operatic royalty in Puccini's best-loved opera. International opera stars Anna Netrebko and Joseph Calleja lead a terrific cast in John Copley's exquisite production – don't miss your last chance to see this award-winning production, which The Royal Opera performs for the last time this Season.
Don Giovanni on 3 July 2015 at 7pm – The Royal Opera
An excellent cast including Christopher Maltman as Mozart's timeless anti-hero and Dorothea Röschmann, Rolando Villazón and Albina Shagimuratova star in this mesmerizing production from The Royal Opera's Director of Opera, Kasper Holten, with spectacular designs from Es Devlin.
Romeo and Juliet on 22 September 2015, timing TBA – The Royal Ballet
Kenneth MacMillan's ballet of Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers is a classic of 20th-century ballet, and a heartbreaking match for Prokofiev's score. Created for The Royal Ballet in 1965, it's a key work in the Company's repertory and a must-see for ballet fans and newcomers alike.
What I need to know before I attend:
The Piazza has open access to all. Additional seating is being provided for this event, but please bring cushions or blankets to ensure your comfort. There will be food and drinks available to buy from stalls in Armada Way; alternatively please bring your own picnic. We discourage bringing your own alcohol to the event. All litter should be disposed of in bins provided or taken home. Please dress appropriately for the anticipated weather conditions.
In the interest of public safety, the following conditions will apply in Armada Way:
• Free entry to the event is on a first come first served basis subject to capacity
• Event stewards will be entitled to search persons and/or their possessions on entry to the event enclosure. Staff will not take responsibility for any prohibited items
• The Piazza is not suitable for large parasols, gazebos, awnings and portable barbecues
• The organisers reserve the right to refuse admission to the event enclosure for whatever reason
• All children (under 16) must be accompanied by an adult
All litter should be disposed of in the bins provided or taken home. This is an outdoor event so please dress appropriately for the anticipated weather conditions
For further information visit www.plymouth.gov.uk
How do I get there?
Car - All routes to city centre. Parking is available at the Theatre Royal and Guildhall car parks and on the streets nearby. Evening parking charges apply.
Train/Tram - Plymouth is a few minutes walk away
Buses - All routes to city centre