MORE WAYS TO FILL YOUR LIFE WITH THE ARTS!

We know this is an absolutely crazy time for you. Along with moving all our of classes to Virtual/online deliver, we have started this page to share some FREE music and arts educational resources to help you and your children occupy the time at home!  KNOW OF MORE GREAT SITES AND RESOURCES – drop us a note to resources@musicandplay.ca!

Thank you all for your support during these trying times – we look forward to better days ahead!

M&P Colouring Book
Visual / All Ages: Over 30 colouring pages for the very young and young at heart!

The Berliner Philharmoniker Digital Concert Hall
Music / All Ages: Redeem the voucher code BERLINPHIL by 31 March and receive free access to all concerts and films in the Digital Concert Hall.

The Metropolitan Opera
Opera / All Ages: A free series of encore ‘Live in HD Met Opera Streams’ presentations streamed on the company website

BroadwayHD
Theatre / All Ages: A pay for use streaming service for theatre fans (bringing Broadway performances to people’s living rooms). Currently offering a 7-day free trial period.  It’s only 7 days, but hey, it’s 7 days 🙂

Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal
Music: Check them out for some interesting online concerts.

Everyday Icing
Literary / Younger Children: Everyday Icing is a community for people who believe a really great story can unlock the potential for the future. A subscription site but with a 14-day free trial.

PlayME
Theatre / Material for all Ages: PlayME from CBC Podcasts is transforming the way we experience Canadian theatre. Podcasts feature distinguished actors, and focus on current and relevant scripts geared to the growing “on-demand” audience.

National Theatre
Theatre / various ages:  The National Theatre has announced plans to broadcast some of its most popular productions for free during the lockdown. The new two-month National Theatre at Home programme will begin with One Man, Two Guvnors, the Richard Bean comedy starring James Corden. The films will be shown at 7pm every Thursday to try to recreate, where possible, the communal viewing experience. They will then be available on demand for seven days.

The Shows Must Go On
Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber is calling all musical lovers! Starting this Friday, we’ll be releasing a full-length, smash-hit musical once a week for you to watch for free!  It will be available for 48 hours, so you can tune in whenever you like over the weekend! First up, it’s Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat!