Wake Up With BWW 6/5: Stream CORIOLANUS Starring Tom Hiddleston, and More!
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You are now able to stream the Donmar Warehouse's production of Coriolanus, starring Tom Hiddleston, thanks to National Theatre Live! View the stream below!
Billy Porter is the latest voice to rise up with an important message for America. Porter took to social media to deliver a lengthy and impassioned address to the country amidst the widespread protests against police brutality following the death of George Floyd. Watch the full video below.
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Beginning today, the National Theatre is streaming the Donmar Warehouse's production of Coriolanus, starring Tom Hiddleston!. (more...)
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Today's Call Sheet - Upcoming Online Events:
- Today at 2pm and 8pm, Seth Rudetsky will continue his Stars in the House series, featuring new Broadway stars performing and answering questions! Watch live on YouTube here!
- The Met continues its Live in HD broadcast series with Thomas Adès's The Exterminating Angel, tonight at 7:30pm. Watch here!
- The Theatre Cafe hosts The Interval Act: West End dance workshop with Jon Reynolds. Learn more here!
- Today at 4pm, tune in to our Weekend Warmup with Marie's Crisis! To join in the fun, click here!
Learn about more online streaming events happening today, and in the future, on our streaming calendar at /streaming-schedule/.
As BroadwayWorld previously reported, our team is committed to to being a substantial part of a collective industry-wide effort to help address racism and white supremacy in the theatre in as many ways as possible; including a number of specific steps of action that we are already at work to implement. If you are a Black artist or an artist of color and would like to share your stories, your work, and your experiences, or to recommend someone else that we should get in touch with for one of our initiatives, please feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Black Broadway performers have unveiled their artistry in a new music video, Dream Like New York.
The short video, set to Tyrone Wells' "Dream Like New York," features some of NYC's iconic landmarks with choreography and performances by Broadway dancers including, Justin S. Bryant (Hamilton), Karissa Harris (Dreamgirls), Olivier Medus (Metropolitan Opera's Porgy & Bess), Diana Vaden (Tootsie) and Ricardo Zayas (Head Over Heels, Hamilton).
Social Butterfly: Billy Porter Releases A Powerful Message to America
Broadway and television star, Billy Porter, took to social media tonight to deliver a lengthy and impassioned address to America amidst the widespread protests against police brutality following the death of George Floyd.
CW: Language, use of a racial slur.
See you bright and early Monday, BroadwayWorld!