It is with great excitement to be able to arrange a Pre-Season Test for 1000-1100GMT 6th September 2021. The tuning details will be emailed out in due course. You may need to contact your managed service provider to arrange for this test to reach your screen.
The usual Helpline support will be provided during this test.
Wishing you all every success as we return to these regular broadcasts from Met Opera.
The Test ahead of FIDELIO starts at 1000GMT/1100CET with a duration of 1-hour to 1100GMT/1200CET. [From 1100-1145GMT there is internal testing on IS-1002 for ROH-use only and is not part of the cinema test]. As this is opera subtitles should be ON in UK cinemas.
The Test for next week’s broadcast is at 1100-1200 GMT (1200-1300 CET). The usual ROH Test loop will be broadcast and all normal support services are available. As this is opera subtitles should be ON in UK cinemas.
UPDATE@1800GMT The feed is now re-established on IS-1002 and E5Wa. V+A and subs all good
The Test ahead of this evening’s ballets starts at 1000GMT/1100CET with a duration of 1-hour to 1100GMT/1200CET. [From 1100GMT there is internal testing on IS-1002 for ROH-use only and is not part of the cinema test]
As this is a ballet broadcast, subtitles should be switched OFF in UK/Ireland cinemas.
The feed is officially available from 1300GMT/1400CET. However, it will be on-air from 1230GMT for internal testing only. If you do tune-in early, please DO NOT rely on the feed being stable at this time until 1300GMT
The Test continues to 14:40GMT, when walk-in cards and trailers will be broadcast. The Introduction is at 15:00GMT
STB/ICECRYPT Users. If you select the channel from the Test last Tuesday, there may be no video (although you will hear audio). If this is the case, select the channel and then use the menu to tune/satellite search the channel again.
Tuesday 18th February
The Test for Sunday’s (23rd) live broadcast is at 0930CET on E5Wa and 0930GMT on IS-1002. The usual Pathé Live Test loop will be used for the Test content
The ENCORE broadcast is now live on IS-1002, with the Test loop up to 1340GM
Wednesday 29th January
The Test period ahead of the evening live broadcast is at 1000-1100GMT (1100-1200CET). The period from 1100-1145GMT is NOT PART OF THE CINEMA TEST and is for ROH internal purposes. A reminder that it’s opera, so subtitles ON, please!
Wednesday 22nd January
The Test for next week’s broadcast is at 1100-1200GMT (1200-1300CET) with the feed carried on IS-1002 and E5Wa. It’s opera, so subtitles ON, please!