Have you heard? The wonderful National Theatre is sharing its work with you while we stay at home during this extraordinary time.
You can stream some classic National Theatre Live titles on their YouTube channel for free, plus, they’ve unlocked the National Theatre Collection for all state school pupils. Not only that but you’ll find re-releases of behind the scenes videos, recorded talks and podcasts.
Head to the National Theatre website for more information.
Streaming from 7pm, Thursday 23 April. Available until 30 April
Where music is the food of love, and nobody is quite what they seem, anything proves possible in Shakespeare's classic comedy.
Featuring Tamsin Greig as Malvolia.
Every Friday, 7pm
Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber has announced every Friday at 7pm one of his musicals will be streamed to YouTube and will be available for 48 hours. So, the West End can be beamed straight to your house.
Subscribe to ‘The Shows Must Go On’ channel on YouTube to get updates on other productions coming soon. This is offered as a subscription service with a one-off production rental of £7.99 or a monthly subscription of £9.99 – a great way to catch up on some theatre classics.
If your plans for culture have been curtailed – you catch up via the Digital Theatre.
The Globe Theatre
With Shakespeare’s plays sorted by History, Comedy, Tragedy – it’s easy to find something to match your mood. You can rent The Globe Theatre’s plays for £5.99 or own for £11.99. This would make a perfect gift for anyone studying English Literature too!