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Performances by the National Theatre of London and the Bolshoi Theatre

posted Apr 1, 2020, 5:33 AM by Newcomers Bulletin Board   [ updated Apr 1, 2020, 5:45 AM ]

The National Theatre in London, which thanks to its NT Live program, is widely considered to have the best and most wide-ranging archive of performances, is switching to its YouTube channel. From April 2, every Thursday (9 pm Greece time/7 pm UK time) a National Theatre play will be released – free to watch for one week – along with bonus content including cast and creative Q&As and post-stream talks.


  • April 2 “One Man, Two Guvnors” by Richard Bean, starring James Corden.
  • April 9 “Jane Eyre”, adapted by Sally Cookson.
  • April 16 “Treasure Island”, adapted by Bryony Lavery.
  • April 23 “Twelfth Night” by William Shakespeare, starring Tamsin Greig.

Russia’s Bolshoi Theatre has launched a streaming service with some of its most popular opera and ballet performances, also known as the “Golden Collection,” on its official YouTube channel. Each performance will premiere at 7 pm (Moscow/Athens time) and will be available online for 24 hours. The “Golden Collection” includes the below productions:

  • April 1 “The Tsar’s Bride”.
  • April 4 “Marco Spada”.
  • April 7 “Boris Godunov”.
  • April 10 “The Nutcracker”.