Your Old Vic – what's happening this week
Keep up to date with #YourOldVic, our way of keeping connected to our audiences – even when our building is closed – and set a reminder for everything that’s happening this week.
★★★★★ ‘Fantastic. Life-enhancing, brilliantly uninhibited, all-singing and dancing’ The Observer
Emma Rice’s Wise Children is now available to stream on YouTube until Fri 26 Jun at 6pm BST.
A big, bawdy tangle of theatrical joy and heartbreak, Wise Children is a celebration of show business, family, forgiveness and hope. Expect show girls and Shakespeare, sex and scandal, music, mischief and mistaken identity.Get more info
Mon 22 Jun
Sherman Artistic Director Joe Murphy will be joined by The Old Vic’s very own Artistic Director Matthew Warchus for episode four of our brand new podcast, Playcrush.
Playcrush Podcast is supported by Royal Bank of Canada in association with the TS Eliot Estate.SUBSCRIBE
Wed 24 Jun, 3pm
Creatives’ Corner is supported by Royal Bank of Canada in association with the TS Eliot Estate.FOLLOW US
Thu 25 Jun, 12pm
The seventh of our archive monologues from 2018’s The Greatest Wealth will be released at 12pm on our YouTube channel. Written by Matilda Ibini and performed by Ruth Madeley, Choice & Control explores the NHS during the 2000s.
Curated by Lolita Chakrabarti and directed by Adrian Lester. Funded by the TS Eliot Estate.SUBSCRIBE
Revisit the first six monologues
The Great Get Together
As part of this year’s online The Great Get Together, inspired by Jo Cox, we have launched OV Pen Pals, an intergenerational scheme to connect members of our Matinee Idols programme during this time of isolation with primary school children through letters, emails and phone calls.
We’re inviting primary schools and people aged over 60 across the country to sign up and take part.Find Out More