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The pandemic may have temporarily closed the doors to performance spaces around the world, but many organizations are making content available for free at-home viewing. Here are some arts and entertainment options that we have found. See something we missed? Send an e-mail to webmaster@phtww.org.

Happening soon:

April 12 – 18
Members’ Week” (2021, 60+ virtual events) – English Heritage

Thursday, April 15
Humperdinck’s “Hansel and Gretel” (1982) – Met Opera (4:30pm, for 23 hours)
Celebrating Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman’s ‘Assassins’” (2021 virtual discussion) – Classic Stage Company (5pm)
Columbia’s River: The Story of Robert Gray” (2021 lecture) – Columbia Basin College Arts Center (7pm)

Friday, April 16
Prokofiev’s “Romeo and Juliet” (2021 ballet) – Polish National Opera / OperaVision (10am, for 5 months)
Insights: The Sleeping Beauty in Rehearsal” (2017) – The Royal Ballet (11am, for 1 month)
Matthew Bourne’s “The Car Man” – Sadler’s Wells (11am, for 1 week)
Dvorak’s “Rusalka” (2017) – Met Opera (4:30pm, for 23 hours)
Contemporary Latinx Theatre” (2021 lecture, free with registration) – Harper Joy Theatre (5pm)

Saturday, April 17
Boris Blocher’s “Romeo und Julia” (2021 chamber opera) – Deutsche Oper am Rhein / OperaVision (10am, for 6 months)
Verdi’s “Don Carlo” – San Francisco Opera (10am, for 2 days)
Happy Birthday, Mr. Shakespeare!” (family-friendly virtual event) – The Old Globe (10:30am)
Puccini’s “Turandot” (1987 with Placido Domingo) – Met Opera (4:30pm, for 23 hours)
Conrad Askland’s “Romeo and Juliet: The Musical” (2015) – META Performing Arts (7pm)

Sunday, April 18
The Musical of Musicals: The Musical” (all-star virtual production) – The York Theatre Company (4pm)
Rossini’s “La Cenerentola” (2014) – Met Opera (4:30pm, for 23 hours)
In-Home Concert” (solo piano, ragtime/vintage) – Adam Swanson (5pm)

Monday, April 19
Wagner’s “Lohengrin” (1986) – Met Opera (4:30pm, for 23 hours)

Tuesday, April 20
Mozart’s “La Clemenza di Tito” (2012) – Met Opera (4:30pm, for 23 hours)

Wednesday, April 21
La Fille du Regiment” – Met Opera for Students (2pm, for 48 hours)
Puccini’s “La Fanciulla del West” (2011) – Met Opera (4:30pm, for 23 hours)Available until further notice:

Family/Kids:
Visit our Little Watts Series page for all of our family-friendly and kid-focused suggestions.

Theatre:
Cursed: A New Musical” (2021) – Broadway Cares / Equity Fights AIDS (through April 15)
Shipwreck” (2020 audio play) – The Public Theatre
The Tempest” / “Richard II” (2020 radio plays) – Shakespeare@ Home
Five Short plays by Idris Goodwin” (2020) – The Rude Mechanicals
Four Radio plays” (2020) – Scranton Shakespeare Festival
Black Voices: Six Audio Plays” – LA Theatreworks
The Relativity Series: Science-themed Audio Plays” – LA Theatreworks

Ballet / Dance / Acrobatics:
Kyle Abraham World Premiere” (2021) – New York City Ballet (through April 21)
A Simple Piece” (2021 dance film) – Deutsche Oper Am Rhein / OperaVision (through June 5)
Twyla Moves” (2021 documentary, Twyla Tharp) – ALL Arts
Donald McKayle’s “Rainbow Etude” (2021) – BalletMet
Clara’s Tri-Cities Nutcracker Dream” (2020, family-friendly) – Mid-Columbia Ballet

Concerts:
Cadence: The Sounds of Justice, the Sounds of a Movement” (2021 concert) – The Met Museum
Save Our Stages Festival” (2020, 35+ concerts) – National Independent Venue Association
Love in the Time of COVID” (2020) – LA Philharmonic
Live Living Room Concert” (2020) – Villalobos Brothers
Jazz at Lincoln Center” (2018) – Miles Davis
Seasons in Concert” (1996) – George Winston

Film:
Souls” (2019 short film, with Tabitha Brown) – ALL Arts
The Wars of Coco Chanel” (2021 documentary) – PBS / ALL Arts
9to5: The Story of a Movement” (2021 documentary) – PBS
Short films (2020) – Walla Walla Movie Crush:
— “Bust a Mov(i)e” (theme = dance)
— “We Just Click” (theme = photography)
— “Meals on Reels” (theme = food)
— “I Think We’re Alone Now” (theme = solitude)
The Other Walla” (2018 local short film)
Bowling for Columbine” (2002) – Michael Moore
HBO Amplifies Black Voices” (no subscription required) – HBO
Selected Documentary Films” (no subscription required) – Netflix

Opera:
Straus & Strauss & Co.” (2021 opera concert) – Gartnerplatztheater Munich / OperaVision (through May 6)
Carmen” (2020) – Staatsoper Hannover / OperaVision (through May 10)
Verdi’s “Attila” (2011) – Sofia Opera and Ballet (through June 18)
La Voix humaine & L’Heure espagnole” (2020) – Opera Zuid / OperaVision (through June 26)
Wagner’s “The Flying Dutchman” (2020) – Klaipeda State Music Theatre / OperaVision (through July 2)
Verdi’s “Love & Politics” (2020) – Norrlandsoperan / OperaVision (through August 26)
Debussey’s “Pelleas et Melisande” (2021) – Opera de Lille / OperaVision (through September 9)
20 Shots of Opera” – Irish National Opera (though September 12)
Diary of One Who Disappeared” (2020) – Sydney Chamber Opera
Madama Butterfly” (2019, English/Japanese) – Pacific Opera Project

Comedy:
After 50 You Just Stop Caring” (2020) – Karen Morgan
I Hate Myself” (2020) – Joe List
Ice Thickeners” (2020) – Emily Heller
Cats, Cops, and Stuff” (1990) – Paula Poundstone


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