Waltham Forest, Walthamstow Town Square
Set in Walthamstow Town Square, the Waltham Forest Big Screen brings the local community together during landmark public events, local celebrations and for live sport and culture broadcasts.
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:
Walthamstow Town Square square has open access to all. Seating will be provided – please bring cushions or blankets. There will be food and non-alcoholic drinks available to buy from stalls in the square; alternatively please bring your own picnic. Portable furniture is not permitted. No alcohol is allowed in. 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.
How do I get there
Car - Walthamstow Town Square is adjacent to Walthamstow Central tube station E17.
Train/Tram - Victoria Line Walthamstow Central or Walthamstow Bus garage
Buses - All routes to city centre 97-257-357-48-230-W15-W19-212-275-58