Glyndebourne at Storyhouse

Experience Glyndebourne screened live to Storyhouse's theatre with an indoor garden party.
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What's happening in Glyndebourne at Storyhouse?

Experience Glyndebourne at Storyhouse’s theatre this summer, with an indoor garden party.

Glyndebourne, found in the heart of the Sussex countryside, is one of the finest and most celebrated opera houses in the world. Each year the opera house stages the Glyndebourne Festival – a season filled with emotionspainted in bold musical colours and sprinkled in magic. 

This summer, for the first time, Chester joins in on a celebration of the flagship season with two classic operatic fairy tales streamed LIVE to Storyhouse Theatre. Audiencecan relish in the opportunity to dress up for a day, take advantage of exceptional opera and enjoy an indoor garden party complete with pop-up stalls including Pimm’s and Fizz offers, and complimentary canapes served during the interval. 

Tickets are £19.50, with 25% off for over 60s and under 26s. 

Cinema Kings of The Road (18)

2 hr 55 | A film about friendship between Bruno, who repairs film projectors and travels along the inner-German border in his truck, and the psychologist Robert, who is fleeing from his own past.

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Cinema The American Friend (12A)

2 hr 6 | Jonathan Zimmermann believes that he will soon die of leukemia. The unscrupulous American Tom Ripley, learns of this and exploits Zimmermann’s illness for his own purposes.

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Cinema Wings of Desire (12A)

2 hr 8 | Guardian angels listen to mortals and attempt to comfort them but one of them wishes to become human after he falls in love with the beautiful trapeze artist.

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Cinema Paris, Texas (12A)

2 hr 28 | The story of Travis, a man who wanders out of Mexico and into Texas one day, in the blazing heat of the “Big Bend”.

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Cinema ROH Live: Il Trovatore (TBC)

3 hrs 25 | A devastating curse rises from the ashes in Verdi’s monumental tale of superstition and rivalry.

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Cinema ROH Live: The Sleeping Beauty (TBC)

3 hr 25 | Magic and fairytale characters are brought to life through ballet in this well-known family favourite.

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Cinema ROH Live: The Marriage of Figaro (TBC)

4 hrs | Director David McVicar brings out the revolutionary elements in Mozart’s great comic opera of intrigue, misunderstanding and forgiveness.

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Cinema ROH Live: Cinderella (TBC)

3 hrs | A new production of the much-loved Royal Ballet fairytale classic.

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Cinema ROH Live: Turandot (TBC)

3 hr 20 | Puccini’s final opera is a glorious pageant of rich colour, dance and drama in Andrei Serban’s classic staging.

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Cinema ROH Live: Like Water For Chocolate (TBC)

3 hr 10 | Christopher Wheeldon’s new full-length ballet brings the magic realism of this famous modern Mexican novel to The Royal Ballet.

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