Britbox has struck deals to bring dozens of Royal Shakespeare Company, Donmar Warehouse, The Royal Ballet and The Royal Opera productions to subscribers from July 23rd.
From the RSC comes the 2013 production of Richard II starring David Tennant, the 2018 production of Macbeth starring Christopher Eccleston and the 2016 production of King Lear starring Antony Sher.
Other RSC titles include: Titus Andronicus (2017), Love’s Labour’s Lost (2014), Romeo & Juliet (2018), Henry V (2015), Julius Caesar (2017), Henry IV Part 1 (2014), Henry IV Part 2 (2014), The Merry Wives of Windsor (2018), Othello (2015), The Merchant of Venice (2015), King Lear (2015), Antony and Cleopatra (2017), Hamlet (2015), Coriolanus (2017), Troilus and Cressida (2018), The Tempest (2017), Cymbeline (2016, Two Gentlemen of Verona (2013),Twelfth Night, As You like It (2017), Measure for Measure (2019), The Taming of the Shrew (2019) and Timon of Athens (2018).
Donmar Warehouse’s all-female productions of The Tempest (2016), Julius Caesar (2012) and Henry IV (2014) are also coming to the service, as are Tchaikovsky’s The Sleeping Beauty (2017) and The Nutcracker (2018), and Talbot’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (2017), all performed by The Royal Ballet.
Operatic performances round off the collection, with Puccini’s Madame Butterfly (2017), Gounod’s Faust (2019), and Mozart’s Don Giovanni (2019) as performed by The Royal Opera launching on the service as are productions of Stravinsky’s The Rake’s Progress (2010) and Madame Butterfly (2018) as performed at Glyndebourne Opera Festival.