Review of MSC Seaside deck 6 (Copacabana-Promenade-Shops)
Metropolitan Theatre (lower level 1 of 2) is the ship's main show lounge (capacity 946 seats, size 1313 m2, stage/dance floor surface 190 m2) hosting live classical concerts, operas and all seven Broadway-style evening show productions (on a rotating basis, 4 are performed nightly). Each show includes 5 singers, 15 dancers, 14 variety artists. The shows are named "My Life in Music’ (live performed popular movie soundtracks), ‘The Dream’ (dance show), "The Wizard" (magician show), "Peter Punk" (Peter Pan themed).
Retail Shopping Area (duty-free shopping arcade with retail shops and brand-name boutiques), including Fine Watches and Jewellery Shop (size 67 m2), Boutique Accessories (fine bags, fashion accessories, size 64 m2), Boutique Monobrand (fashion shop for men-women-kids, size 64 m2), Perfumes and Cosmetics Shop (size 104 m2), Mini Mall (duty-free shop for tobaccos-liquors-snacks-beverages-toys, size 110 m2)
Piazza Grande (square-type area with live music, pastry and ice cream bar, size 630 m2)
Venchi 1878 Chocolate Bar (93-seat chocolate factory and coffee bar with an open kitchen by Venchi, size 520 m2)
Business Centre (21-seat Meeting Room, size 47 m2)
Shine Bar (74-seat pre-dinner cocktail bar, size 600 m2)
MSC Excursions Office (74-seat, size 400 m2)
Promenade Atrium Lounge (served by its own Bar)
Ipanema Restaurant (766-seat Aft Main Dining Room, size 1475 m2) serves dinner only (three fixed time seatings). Tables as capacity from 2 to 10 seats.