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Toronto, London, New York: Theatre to stream for free for the weekend of July 24

Friday, July 24, 2020



What Happens to You, Happens to Me (play) by Susanna Fournier

with Kristen Thomson

directed by ted witzel

streaming through August 1

on Canadian Stage Grid

Unholy (play) by Diane Flacks

with Banereh Yaraghi and Niki Landau

directd by Kelly Thornton

streaming from July 4 onwards



Romeo and Juliet (play) by William Shakespeare

with Antoine Yared and Sara Farb

directed by Scott Wentworth

streaming through July 30 

on the Stratford Festival on Film


The Taming of the Shrew (play) by William Shakespeare

with Ben Carlson and Deborah Hay

directed by Chris Abraham

streaming through August 6

on the Stratford Festival on Film


Private O’Flaherty, V.C. (play) by George Bernard Shaw

with Terry Barna and John  Cormier

streaming indefinitely



Songs for a New World (musical) by Jason Robert Brown

with Ramin Karimloo and Rachel John

directed by Séimí Campbell 

streaming July 23 through July 25

at The Other Place website

The Sleeping Beauty (ballet) by Marius Petipa

with Federico Bonelli and Fumi Kaneko

streaming from July 24 through August 6

on the Royal Opera House website

Curlew River (opera) by Benjamin Britten

with Ian Bostridge and Mark Stone

directed by Netia Jones

streaming from July 8 onwards

on the Barbican website


Le nozze di Figaro (opera) by W.A. Mozart

with Joshua Bloom and Jennifer France

directed by John Cox

streaming through September 25

at the Garsington Opera website

549: Scots of the Spanish Civil War (play from 2019) Jack Nurse and Robbie Gordon

with Robbie Gordon and Rebekah Lumsden

directed by Jack Nurse

streaming through July 31

on Wonder Fools's YouTube page

The Turn of the Screw (opera) by Benjamin Britten

with Sophie Bevan and Ed Lyon

directed by Louisa Muller

streaming through December 19

at the Garsington Opera website

Jane Clegg (play from 1913) by St. John Ervine

with Alix Dunmore and Brian Martin

directed by David Gilmore

streaming through August 5

at the Finborough Theatre website


Macbeth (play) by William Shakespeare

with Patrick Stewart and Kate Fleetwood

streaming to December 31, 2020

directed by Rupert Goold

on the website

I Wish I Was A Mountain (play) by Toby Thompson

with Toby Thompson, for ages 7+

streaming from March 27 onwards

on Vimeo


Richard II (play) by William Shakespeare

with Adjoa Andoh and Sarah Niles,

directed by Adjoa Andoh

streaming indefinitely



Cinderella (musical) by Rodgers and Hammerstein

 with Julie Andrews and John Cypher

directed by Ralph Nelson

streaming from July 24 through July 26

on the Rodgers & Hammerstein YouTube channel

The 24 Hour Plays: The Viral Monologues (plays) by various

with Sarayu Blue and Christopher Oscar Peña

streaming July 21 through July 25

on The 24 Hour Plays YouTube channel

Broadbend, Arkansas (musical from 2019) by Ted Shen, Ellen Fitzhugh and Harrison David Rivers

with Justin Cunningham and Danyel Fulton

directed by Jack Cummings III

streaming through August 16

on the Transport Group website

The Line (play from 2020) by Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen

with Santino Fontana and Arjun Gupta

directed by Jessica Blank

streaming through September 1

on The Public Theatre website


Carousel (musical) by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II

with Kelli O’Hara and Nathan Gunn

directed by John Rando

streaming through September 8

on Lincoln Center at Home

Much Ado About Nothing (play) by William Shakespeare

with Danielle Brooks and Grantham Coleman

streaming July 24 through September 11


Photos: Julie Andrews as Cinderella, © 1957 CBS; Ramin Karimloo, © Michael Murphy; Grantham Coleman as Benedick in Much Ado About Nothing, © 2019 Joan Marcus.