Tollcross News‎ > ‎

Ballet comes tutu the city

posted 17 May 2011, 05:32 by David Rintoul

A hat‑trick of high culture is being beamed into Edinburgh from Covent Garden next month as part of a special series of big-screen offerings.

Dubbed the BP Summer Big Screen, The Royal Ballet's Manon and The Royal Opera's Madama Butterfly and Cinderella will be broadcast live in 21 locations, including the Capital's Festival Square.

Manon will be screened on June 1st, Madama Butterfly on July 4th and Cinderella on July 13th.

BP's Peter Mather said: "We are delighted to continue our support of this fantastic initiative."

Source: Evening News