Streaming video of performances, playscripts, criticism, and performance practice from leading theatre publishers and companies in the following collections: Shakespeare’s Globe on Screen 1 and 2, National Theatre Collection 2, Royal Shakespeare Company Live, Stratford Festival Shakespeare Collection, Critical Studies and Performance Practice, Core Collection, Oberon Books, and Nick Hern Books Modern Plays.
Includes Shakespeare’s Globe Screen 1 and 2, National Theatre Collection 2, Royal Shakespeare Company Live, Stratford Festival Shakespeare Collection, Critical Studies and Performance Practice, Core Collection, Oberon Books, Nick Hern Books Modern Plays
Includes films from suppliers including California Newsreel, Green Planet Films, PBS, New Day Films, HBO Documentaries, First Run, FilmRise, and others. Faculty and Instructors: read Requesting a title in Kanopy before assigning a film to your class.
Provides access to high definition streaming video of world-class productions and unique archival material offering significant insight into theatre and performance studies. See Find and Using Streaming Video for information
Through a collaboration with the U.K.'s National Theatre, this collection offers a range of digital performance resources never previously seen outside of the National Theatre’s archive.
Live video of the original productions of some of the most important theatre performances of the 20th century.
From the most important productions of Shakespeare to rare in-depth footage focusing on the work of Samuel Beckett, Theatre in Video, when complete, will offer more than 500 hours of online streaming video, available electronically for the first time. With live television broadcasts of New York productions from the 50s, revivals of classic works and experimental performances from the 60s and 70s, as well as important contemporary performances, Theatre in Video covers a wide range of 20th century theatre history. Unlike Hollywood adaptations, these are the actual original productions, captured and recorded while performed for a live theatre audience.
Brings together 400 hours of new, international, and contemporary performances; ground-breaking documentaries; and critical instructional series for theatre and drama programs across the globe.
Includes live performance and cinematic productions of plays from classical playwrights such as Shakespeare, Moliere, Voltaire, and Chekhov, while also incorporating new, contemporary writers such as Philip Kan Gotanda, Alexander Buzo, and William Yang. See Find and Using Streaming Video for information.