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Best Live Theatre To Watch Online Right Now



Bring the theatre home with these incredible live streams you can watch right now. Grab a drink, and get comfy, it’s time to get dramatic.


Thanks to Soho Theatre’s On Demand service you can watch the theatre behind the eponymous series. You can now rent the live version of Phoebe Waller-Bridges critically acclaimed and multi-award winning Fleabag. All the proceeds go to charities working to fight Covid-19. Enjoy some guilt-free dark comedy and watch it here.

Shakespeare’s Globe

London’s most famous playhouse is streaming a different play every two weeks. Check out their website for a season jam-packed with Shakesphere including A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Macbeth, The Merry Wives of Windsor and more.

The National Theatre at Home

The National Theatre is hosting some of the best performances using the At Home Service. New videos are released on set days at 19:00 and are available to watch for seven days. You can watch A Midsummer Night’s Dream on June 25th, Le Blancs on July 2nd, The Deep Blue Sea on July 9th and more. Some fantastic performances are coming so check it out today.

The Met Opera

The Met Opera is releasing a new performance to stream every day, selected from their extensive collection of past productions. You can watch some of the most exceptional opera performances for free from Bizet, Donizetti, Puccini and Verdi. Visit their website and see something incredible.

Southwark Playhouse

The playhouse launched Southwark Stayhouse, a digital collection of full-length theatre shows from their archives. All the shows are available to watch online until Southwark Playhouse opens its doors again. The series includes some exceptional plays such as The Beast Will Rise, Wasted Bound and Twelfth Night. Check out the Southwark Stayhouse today.

English National Ballet

You can watch a new performance every Wednesday thanks to the English National Ballet as part of their #WednesdayWatchParty. Check out their Youtube channel today to see the very definition of grace and skill in action.

Gecko Theatre Company

The award-winning Gecko Theatre Company are showcasing some of the best physical-theatre shows around and hosting several full-length performances on their Youtube channel. Their shows last from half an hour to well over an hour. Take a peek at something incredible today.

Told By An Idiot

If you need some escapism, then check out Told By An Idiot. You can watch a new show that explores the human condition every week, starting with My Perfect Mind. Keep checking their website to see what they release next.

Wind In The Willows

Revisit some of the most beloved children’s book characters in a colourful retelling of Wind In The Willows. If you have children who love the theatre then this is the performance for you. Watch Wind In The Willows for £2.99 and support theatre professionals today.

Watch Something New Today

Upgrade your summer and revisit the theatre virtually with these fantastic live theatre streams. Turn the mundane into the fantastical and stream something new today.

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