The Marriage of Figaro - Free Live Outdoor Screening


9 Jul

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We The Curious Big Screen, Millennium Square

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The Marriage of Figaro screened LIVE from the Royal Opera House | 9 July at 7pm | pre-screening starts at 6.30pm

FREE to attend!

Revolution is in the air in The Royal Opera’s beautiful production of Mozart's great comic opera. Colourful characters mix with intrigue, misunderstanding and forgiveness in a multitude of dramatic twists.

Pack a picnic and head over to the We The Curious Big Screen, on Millennium Square for a captivating evening of opera. Deckchair seating will be provided on a first come, first served basis, so feel free to bring along your own blankets/camping chairs/beanbags

Never been to the Opera before? Then this is your chance to watch a world-class performance, performed live from The Royal Opera House in London for free!

We will also be screening:

Romeo and Juliet the Ballet: 11 June - more info here

Carmen: 2 July - more info here

What's it about?
Figaro and Susanna plan to get married – but their master Count Almaviva has designs on Susanna and is determined to stop the wedding taking place. Meanwhile the page Cherubino's passion for the ladies jeopardizes his job, and Countess Almaviva wants to regain her husband's love.

Figaro, Susanna and the Countess plot to shame the Count and save Cherubino from banishment. But their plans don't run smoothly, particularly when the elderly Marcellina tries to force Figaro to marry her. An astonishing revelation prevents this happening, but will the Count still find a way to thwart the wedding? And can the Countess win back her husband's affection?

Thinking of coming? Here’s some useful info:

  • Seating will be limited, so feel free to bring your own blankets/deckchairs/beanbags
  • For directions and car park info click here
  • Don’t forget to dress for the weather

This free evening event on the We The Curious Big Screen is organised by We The Curious, working in partnership with the Royal Opera House and BP.

For more information and updates about this event please head over to the Official Facebook page.

We will also be screening:

  • Romeo and Juliet the Ballet:11 June - more info here
  • Carmen: 2 July - more info here