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Reader offer: Join Alfie Boe and Katherine Jenkins on a music cruise - £100 off

Set sail with Alfie Boe, Katherine Jenkins, Wynne Evans, Ruthie Henshall and Julian Lloyd Webber for a festival of the performing arts at sea!

Published: Thursday, 8th March 2018 at 2:56 pm

We are giving Radio Times readers the opportunity to join Alfie Boe, Katherine Jenkins and 28 world-class performers for a festival of performing arts aboard the cruise ship Celebrity Silhouette. 


The Bravo Cruise will set sail across the English Channel from 19 to 26 May 2018, heading south in the sunshine. Not only do passengers enjoy all the accoutrements of a cruise holiday, they get to enjoy a 7-day music and performing arts festival.

The usual price is £1,099pp for a twin-share cabin – but we are offering Radio Times readers an exclusive £100pp discount. (Scroll down for details of how to claim your exclusive discount).

There will be stellar performances from the headliners: Alfie Boe, Katherine Jenkins, Wynne Evans, Ruthie Henshall, Mirusia, The Celtic Tenors, Julian Lloyd Webber, The National Symphony Orchestra, Jonathan Welch and The Bravo Choir, and conductors Anthony Inglis and Guy Noble.

There'll also be artist meet-and-greets and a passenger choir made up of guests who join to rehearse throughout the week, singing together in a stunning closing show.

The music on Bravo spans genres from jazz, swing, chamber, classical, orchestral and choral, to name a just a few. There is also the opportunity to join an exclusive tour of The Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, with its unique architectural design, rotating exhibitions and static gallery.

The itinerary

The Bravo cruise departs from Southampton on the 19 May 2018 for a week at sea, sailing to Bilbao in Spain, where guests have the opportunity to alight at the port and visit places of interest, including a private tour of the Guggenheim Museum.

Guggenheim Bilbao

From there she sails to Vigo in Spain, where there'll be another opportunity to alight for a day of sightseeing; and then on to Cherbourg in France, where guests can enjoy the 1000-yacht marina, the historic port and the beautiful countryside.

Informative, unique excursions are arranged at each location. Guests will return to Southampton on 26 May.

Introducing the ship – the Celebrity Silhouette

The Celebrity Silhouette offers impeccable on-board service, classic design and world-class cuisine with over 29 menu selections and dining styles in a variety of restaurants, cafes and bars. There's a fitness centre, swimming pools, solariums, spas and relaxation centres, a wine cellar, children's clubs, a range of luxury cabins, entertainment areas and retail outlets.

The ship's unique features include an outdoor Lawn Club & Grill, providing opportunities to relax, eat, drink and socialise in the fresh air. There's also space to unwind in The Alcoves –a cabana-styled haven offering culinary adventures, an art studio, an avant-garde treehouse, glass-blowing and sweeping veranda views enhancing 85% of her staterooms.

And that's not all:

  • Free cabin upgrades (Inside to Oceanview, Oceanview to Balcony, Balcony to Concierge)
  • 50% single supplement on Oceanview categories and above
  • Win a Sky Suite upgrade – all Oceanview and above bookings will go into a prize draw

How to claim your exclusive discount

For the exclusive £100 discount, call 01926 497811, quoting "Radio Times". 

You can also book through Simply type "Radio Times" in the Special Requests section and select "Radio Times" from the dropdown box asking how you heard about the cruise. The reservations team will make the booking and contact you for payment – applying the £100 discount.


Read our Q&A with Alfie Boe and Katherine Jenkins about the Bravo Cruise. For more information about the performers, the itinerary and the cabins:


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