Castle Square, Swansea
Swansea’s Big Screen is located in Castle Square, in the heart of the city centre. The big screen shows coverage of a variety of sporting events as well as cultural activities and films.
The Royal Ballet's The Dream/Symphonic Variations/Marguerite and Armand
Wednesday 7 June at 7.30pm with pre-performance screening from 7pm
Enchanting, breathtaking and tragic – three great works by Royal Ballet Founder Choreographer Frederick Ashton danced by The Royal Ballet.
The Royal Opera's La traviata
Tuesday 4 July at 7pm with pre-performance screening from 6.30pm
A drama of passion, love and sacrifice – La traviata is one of the most popular operas of all time. Join us for a gripping evening with some of The Royal Opera’s greatest performers.
The Royal Opera's Turandot
Friday 14 July at 7.30pm with pre-performance screening from 7pm
Don’t miss The Royal Opera’s spectacular staging of Puccini’s final masterpiece, which will transport you to ancient China. This dark exotic fantasy has it all, including wonderful music such as the great tenor aria ‘Nessun dorma’.
All live screenings are classified 12A by the BBFC. Any child under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
What I need to know before I attend:
Castle Square will be open to all. Please bring cushions and blankets for your comfort. There will be food and drinks available from local premises; alternatively, please feel free to bring your own picnic. All litter should be disposed of in bins provided or taken home. Please dress appropriately for the anticipated weather conditions. Children must be accompanied by adults.
In the interest of public safety, the following conditions will apply in Castle Square:
• Free entry to the event enclosure 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.
• Prohibited items include, but are not restricted to glass, large parasols, gazebos, awnings and portable barbecues.
• The organisers reserve the right to refuse admission to the event enclosure for whatever reason.
For further information visit www.swanseabayfestival.com or tel. (01792) 635428
How do I get there?
Car - All routes to the city centre. Parking is available at the NCP Car Park, York Street and the Oystermouth Road Car Park (Adjacent to The LC) .
Train - Swansea train station is a 10 minute walk away.
Buses - All routes to city centre. The main bus station is a few minutes' walk away.