NATIONAL THEATRE TO STREAM PLAYS FOR FREE

We can’t go to the theatre anymore so the theatre is coming to us instead. The National Theatre is launching the National Theatre at Home programme, streaming some its most popular productions for free on YouTube. The films will be shown at 7pm on Thursdays and will remain available for week, when the next one will be broadcast. Here’s the schedule for April:

One Man, Two Guvnors
James Corden stars in this smash-hit comedy directed by Nicholas Hytner
Thurs 2nd – Thurs 9th April

Jane Eyre
Sally Cookson’s bold adaptation of Charlotte Brontë’s classic
Thurs 9th – Thurs 16th April

Treasure Island
Arthur Darvill plays Long John Silver in the NT’s Christmas show from 2014
Thurs 16th – Thurs 23rd April

Twelfth Night
Tamsin Greig stars as Malvolia in this gender-fluid version of Shakespeare’s comedy
Thurs 23rd – Thurs 30th April

Watch on the National Theatre’s YouTube channel here.

Launches Thurs 2nd April 2020, 7pm
nationaltheatre.org.uk