Subscribed schools will have on-demand streamed access to 13 Shakespeare plays from 11 December, with more to follow.

From 11 December, we will be working with three international educational streaming organisations to bring our shows and other resources into classrooms around the world.

Initially, 13 plays from our collection of Live From Stratford-upon-Avon films will be made available through Drama Online, Digital Theatre and Alexander Street - A ProQuest Company. More content will be added over time.

The 13 RSC films that will be made available for subscribers at launch are:

  • Richard II
  • Henry IV Parts 1 & 2
  • The Two Gentlemen of Verona
  • Love's Labour's Lost and Love's Labour's Won ("Much Ado About Nothing")
  • Henry V
  • The Merchant of Venice
  • Othello
  • Hamlet
  • King Lear
  • Cymbeline
  • The Tempest 
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As well as performances from some of the world’s leading Shakespearean actors, subscribers will also benefit from a comprehensive suite of teaching and learning resources including cast and creative interviews, production images, teacher packs and study notes. 

Our Director of Education Jacqui O’Hanlon said: “We are committed to giving as many people as possible the chance to see and experience our work and these platforms each give access to millions of teachers and students in over 65 countries worldwide.”