""Just got off yesterday and you needed a headset during the day except when a special event was posted in the patter.The Sterling under the stars is still ruined by the volume of the 3 tenors. Avoid it if you can." "It is very loud and intrusive.
It is on during the day but you need to wear head phones. The sound comes on for the afternoon film then is on all evening. They mainly show films but when we were on board we saw the England Football match. You get free pop corn in the evening shows and blankets. The staff are there with the drinks so you don't have to get up.
Our state room was on the same deck as the TV but never heard it when we were in our state room unless you walked out on deck. You cannot sunbathe underneath it when it comes on as it is loud.