Get your theatre fix from the comfort of your own home with this guide to upcoming online broadcasts of plays, shows and more.


MON 25 - SUN 31 MAY


Chichester Festival Theatre
THE MIDNIGHT GANG

Available until 29 May

Chichester Festival Theatre's musical adaptation of David Walliams' The Midnight Gang is available for free. Penned by Bryony Lavery with music and lyrics by Joe Stilgoe, the show opened in the autumn of 2018. A great production for families.

Watch here


The House of Love
BONBONS CABARET - BEST BITS
From Tue 21 Apr

Missing the BonBons Cabaret? Fear not! The House of Love are starting their online series called The BonBons Cabaret: Best Bits to give some relief and entertainment in this crazy time!

Follow them @houseoflove_ne to find out more


Hull Truck Theatre
JACK LEAR

Available from 7pm GMT on Wed 6 May - Fri 5 Jun

Hull Truck Theatre are streaming their gritty re-telling of Shakespeare’s King Lear, which came to Northern Stage in February 2019. The production is directed by and features Hull stalwart and Hull Truck Theatre Patron, Barrie Rutter OBE in the title role.

Watch here


National Theatre Live
THIS HOUSE

Available from 7pm GMT on Thu 28 May - Thu 4 Jun

It’s 1974, and Britain has a hung Parliament. The corridors of Westminster ring with the sound of infighting and backstabbing as the political parties battle to change the future of the nation.

Watch here


Shakespeare's Globe
THE WINTER'S TALE

Available until 29 May

Watch The Winter's Tale for free, Shakespeare's late, great romance, filmed from Shakespeare’s most famous stage, the Globe Theatre.

Watch here


York Theatre Royal
EVERYTHING IS POSSIBLE

Available now

Watch Everything Is Possible: The York Suffragettes, York Theatre Royal's epic 2017 community production with Pilot Theatre.

Watch here


If you know of any online broadcasts of theatre, dance, family shows or performance art and would like to share them with us, please message us on Facebook or Twitter @northernstage