The following is a list of current and upcoming free live streams of stage productions.
Harriet Walter plays Prospero in Phyllida Lloyd's all-female production of the Shakespeare play, filmed in December 2016 at the Donmar Warehouse King's Cross in London.
The War of the Worlds
The Shows Must Go On YouTube Channel
Jason Donovan, Ricky Wilson, Marti Pellow, Will Stapleton, and Kerry Ellis star in Jeff Wayne's musical version of the H. G. Wells novel. Filmed at London's O2 Arena in 2012.
We the People: America Rocks!
Stars in the House YouTube Channel
TheaterWorksUSA presents the musical, featuring a book by Joe Iconis, about a teen hoping to win her high school election, who is helped by founding fathers George Washington, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, and Benjamin Franklin. Starring Rashidra Scott, Zach Piser, Josh Breckenridge, Orville Mendoza, and Dan Rosales, the production was filmed at New Jersey's Paper Mill Playhouse on October 4, 2020.
Death of a Salesman
Through October 25
Brian Dennehy stars in the 1999 Tony Award-winning revival of Arthur Miller's play, filmed on Broadway at the production's final performance.
Julius Caesar / Henry IV / The Tempest
October 30 – November 1
Phyllida Lloyd directs all-female productions of three Shakespeare plays, filmed in December 2016 at the Donmar Warehouse King's Cross in London.
Through November 1
The Mint Theater Company production of Miles Malleson's political love story. Filmed Off-Broadway in 2018.
Here's What She Said to Me
Kiké Brimah, Ayo-Dele Edwards, and Estella Daniels star in Oladipo Agboluaje's play that combines drama, music, poetry, and movement to tell the story of three generations of proud African women who connect across two continents. The Sheffield Theatres and Utopia Theatre production will be live streamed from the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, England.
One Man, Two Guvnors
James Corden stars in the Richard Bean's adaptation of Carlo Goldoni's The Servant of Two Masters, filmed in 2011 at the National Theatre in London.
Through November 12
Finborough Theatre YouTube Channel
The UK premiere of Joshua Schmidt and Jason Loewith's musical adaptation of the Elmer Rice play, filmed in 2016 at the Finborough Theatre in London.
Until the Flood
From November 15
Dael Orlandersmith performs her play based on interviews she conducted with the residents of Ferguson, Missouri, in the months following the shooting of Michael Brown. Filmed Off-Broadway at the Rattlestick Playwrights Theater in 2018.
My Beautiful Launderette
Available until the Curve reopens
Hanif Kureishi's play based on his Oscar-nominated screenplay, featuring original music from Tennant/Lowe of the Pet Shops Boys. Omar Malik and Jonny Fines star in the production, filmed at Leicester's Curve theatre in 2019.
Romeo and Juliet
Available until February half-term 2021
Shakespeare's Globe YouTube Channel
Nathan Welsh and Charlotte Beaumont star in this 90-minute adaptation of Romeo and Juliet, created to introduce young people to Shakespeare. The production was filmed in 2019 at Shakespeare's Globe in London.