West End this week: Hamilton on Disney+, NT Live shows, and more
With the latest smash-hit shows to watch, as well as more productions being streamed online including Hamilton on Disney+ this weekend, what are you waiting for? Explore the best in dramatic storytelling while staying at home with us.
What to watch from the West End this week
Hamilton, starring the original Broadway cast, will be released on Disney+ this weekend
The critically acclaimed Broadway production will be made available on Disney+ this weekend. Lin-Manuel Miranda’s multi-award-winning musical about the life of the American Founding Father has captured the hearts and minds of audiences around the world, blending hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&B, and Broadway sounds to create an epic musical. Watch the original West End cast perform at the 2018 Olivier Awards above, and tune in to Disney+ to get your front row ticket to the show of the decade!
What we’re streaming online
This Thursday, tune into National Theatre’s latest release.A family and a nation fall apart under the pressure to determine their own identity. Written eleven years after A Raisin in the Sun, Lorraine Hansberry’s final drama, Les Blancs, is a highly theatrical search for the soul of post-colonial Africa.
What we’re watching this weekend
Tune in to Irish Dancing sensation Michael Flatley’s Celtic Tiger, available to stream on YouTube from Friday evening for 48 hours only! Starring the ground-breaking dancer himself, Celtic Tiger took the world by storm in its global tour across Europe, North America and Asia. Michael Flatley’s other hit productions include Riverdance and Lord of the Dance.