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The National Theatre's work isn't limited to our stages – we're also responsible for a growing library of video content, podcasts and digital exhibitions.

Video collections

Video collections on Shakespeare, Jane Eyre, Greek theatre and GCSE / A-Level study aids.

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Backstge Videos, with examples of Simon Russel Beale in King Lear and Helen McCrory in Medea


Check out the latest podcasts from the National Theatre, exploring how theatre connects to the big issues of our time.

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Online Exhibitions

Find out about Greek Tragedy, Shakespeare, Black Plays, Children's Stories and Architecture in this series of Google Cultural Institute exhibits.

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Our full back-catalogue of videos and podcasts are available on these platforms:


The National Theatre YouTube channel features content for teachers and students, including hundreds of videos about making theatre, with additional content to support texts on the English curriculum.



Our iTunes platform provides recordings of our live talks and bespoke podcasts − all for free. Or you can find our latest audio content wherever you get your podcasts. Check our podcast providers page for more information.