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Digital Access

Find the latest productions, exhibitions, and virtual tours available online.


National Theatre at Home | Streaming online every Thursday

Join the National Theatre every Thursday for much-loved productions, free to stream on YouTube for seven days. 

At a time when many theatre fans around the world aren’t able to visit National Theatre Live venues or local theatres,you will be able to watch some of the best British theatre from the comfort of your living room.

A Streetcar Named Desire will be streaming between Thursday 21 May until 28 May.

You can find a full schedule of National Theatre at Home shows on their website.


Digital Theatre

Get access to some of the world's finest theatre productions. Rent single shows or sign up for unlimited access. Check their FAQs for details on captioned shows.

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  National Portrait Gallery | Virtual Tour

Immerse yourself online using your computer, laptop or mobile phone and explore a selection of rooms at the National Portrait Gallery, London.

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  Fleabag | Watch Online Now

Phoebe Waller-Bridge and the National Theatre bring back Fleabag Live. The subtitled version is now available to stream on Soho Theatre On Demand.

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More online and upcoming events


Cypus Avenue | The Royal Court | Streaming Now

Commissioned by The Space, this film of Cyprus Avenue, by David Ireland, mixes live capture of performance from the iconic Royal Court Theatre stage production with location shooting in Belfast. It was first broadcast in September on BBC Four. This hard hitting black comedy Cyprus Avenue tells the story of a man struggling with the past and terrified of the future.

Watch online now


The Winter's Tale | Cheek by Jowl | Streaming Now

One of Shakespeare’s greatest plays, The Winter’s Tale, though written at the same period as The Tempest, smashes all the rules that The Tempest follows. Unity of time, place and action are hurled aside as we range across Europe, from court to country, from high tragedy to low comedy, across a time span of sixteen years.

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Exhibition on Screen: David Hockney | Royal Academy of Arts | Streaming Now

Originally released in cinemas, this Exhibition On Screen film takes us back to two landmark exhibitions by the iconic British artist, David Hockney

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Wise Children | York Theatre Royal | Available now until 31 May

Director Emma Rice brings her unique, musical and exuberantly impish vision to Angela Carter’s great last novel, in a production that has been seen at theatres across the UK.

Watch on BBC iPlayer now


Mushy: Lyrically Speaking | Rifco Theatre | Streaming from now until 30 June

Mushy, a young man with a debilitating stammer, finds himself at the centre of a television documentary. In a moment of inspiration from his teacher, Mr. Burton, he starts to find a rhythm in his voice through music.

Watch now on Rifco Theatre's website


Key Change | Open Clasp Theatre Company | Streaming Now

Devised with women in HMP Low Newton to tour to male prisons, critically-acclaimed Key Change carries their voices over the razor wire in a raw, illuminating and very funny portrayal of women in prison.

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