What can I expect from Authentic Flamenco by The Royal Opera of Madrid?
A once-in-a-lifetime flamenco show full of passion brought from Spain by one of the best performing arts institutions in the world, The Royal Opera of Madrid.
Where is the experience located?
The event will take place at Contact Theatre, Oxford Rd, Manchester M15 6JA.
Does the experience take place in an indoor or outdoor venue?
The exhibition will be held in an indoor venue.
How long does the experience last?
The show will last approximately 65 minutes, but guests with VIP tickets can extend their experience and take photos with the artists after the performance.
Are food and drink available?
Food and beverages (alcoholic & non-alcoholic) will be available for additional purchase for everybody before the show to consume in the ground floor bar and café area.
Is the experience accessible for deaf people?
Yes. Although sound is highly important, there are also strong visual elements which can be enjoyed.
What accessibility options do we have for someone visually impaired?
A host will assist guests with accessibility needs.
Is the event accessible for those with disability needs?
Yes, a host will assist with all disability needs.
Which ticket types should I buy if I have a disability?
There’s a specific zone for disabled guests in this venue. Please, buy Basic Admission ticket type.
Will there be strobe lights?
No, this event doesn’t use strobe lighting effects.
Are photos and videos allowed to be taken during the performance?
Photography and video without flash is allowed when authorized.
Will restrooms be available on site?
Will cloakroom be available on site?
Is there air conditioning?
Yes, the venue will have a good comfort temperature.
What can I bring or are the prohibited items at the experience?
Food, beverages or anything that may disturb the other patrons is prohibited in the experience.
Can I smoke or vape?
No, it is not allowed.
Lost and found?
Please, contact us
if you’ve lost any of your belongings.
Do I have a dress code?
No, you can dress however you please.
Are stroller/prams allowed?
No, they are not allowed.
Do I need to wear a mask?
Mask use is not mandatory during the experience, but we highly encourage it for the safety and comfort of everyone.
Is vaccination mandatory to attend this experience?
Proof of vaccination is no longer required to access this event.
How do I communicate special access inquiries?
Please, in case you need special assistance, fill this form
informing about your request. That way we will be able to provide you with a solution that best fits you.
When should I arrive?
The show will be 60-70 minutes long. Doors will open 60 minutes prior to the start time on your ticket and we encourage guests to come at least 15 minutes before the start time. The performance will start promptly at the start time and doors will be closed once the performance starts. No late entry is permitted under any circumstances.
What happens if I arrive late?
No late entry is permitted under any circumstances.
Can I bring animals?
No animals are allowed. Please contact us
if you plan to bring a service animal.
Is there an age requirement?
All ages are welcome! Anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
Is there parking available?
Contact doesn’t have a car park but there are several nearby, such as the University of Manchester car park on Cecil Street, and Q-Park Manchester Hospitals.
Anyway, it is best to prioritize public transport or sustainable alternatives for this event.
Contact is located on Oxford Road, a short distance from Oxford Road Station and Manchester city centre.