BOLSHOI BALLET “Raymonda” Test 22nd October

The test for the 1st broadcast of the 2019-20 Season is at

09:30-10:30CEST on E5Wa

09:30-1030BST on IS-1002

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MET OPERA “Manon” Test 21st October


Today’s Test ahead of Saturday’s broadcast is at 0930-1000CEST on E5Wa followed by the IS-1002 Test at 0930-1000BST.

All usual support facilities available ove this period. Do consult your in-house resources as needed or call the PWN super-helpline if needed.

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ROYAL OPERA HOUSE “Don Pasquale” Test 17th October


The Test for next week’s broadcast is at

IS-1002: 1055-1155BST / 1155-1255CEST

E5Wa: 1100-1200BST / 1200-1300CEST

All usual support services are expected for your managed or FTA receiving systems.

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“THE IRISHMAN” Red-Carpet Premiere 13th October


UPDATE:1826BST. the feed on IS-1002 is now available again

UPDATE@1255BST. The feed is now live on IS-1002. The Service name is “The Irishman”. The event is broadcasting colour-bars (Spectra TV) and stereo tone.

The Test ahead of tonight’s live Red Carpet is at 1300-1400BST.

NB! The feed is just a 9MHz carrier and your signal levels WILL be lower than you normally have for e.g. NT/Met/ROH/RSC. This inclement weather will not help either.

The feed then re-appears at 1830BST

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MET OPERA “Turandot” 12th October 2019



The first production of the 2019-20 Season is “TURANDOT” today. The Test epriod on E5Wa and IS-1002 starts at 16:30BST/17:30CEST.

Additional details will be added here as required during the production.

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ROYAL OPERA HOUSE”Don Giovanni” 8th October


UPDATE@1730BST Both feeds are now available and stable.

UPDATE@1102BST The official Test has now finished. IS-1002 continues until 1145BST for internal-ROH purposes.

The Test ahead of tonight’s broadcast is at 1000-1100BST (1100-1200CEST) on IS-1002 and E5Wa. Subtitles should be ON for all cinemas.

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MET OPERA “Turandot” Test 7th October


The Test ahead of this Saturday’s (12th October) 1st broadcast of the 2019-20 Season is at:

0930CEST on E5Wa

0930BST on IS-1002

Each Test is for 30′

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