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Are you a fan of musical theatre? Are you looking for a way to support live theatre from the comforts of your living room? Here are a handful of live performances that have been preserved for prosperity and time and thanks to Amazon Prime are free to watch.
Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella –
Before Stuart Damon was well known as Dr. Quartermaine on General Hospital he was wooing Lesley Ann Warren in the 1965 all-star cast of Cinderella that also starred Walter Pidgeon and Ginger Rogers.
Cole Porter’s Kiss Me Kate –
Fans of Broadway will want to see this 1958 staging of Kiss Me Kate with original stars Alfred Drake and Patricia Morison in this Hallmark Hall of Fame TV production. Patricia Morison is an incredible Kate.
Les Miserables: The History of the World’s Greatest Story –
The documentary seems like a promo piece for the Motion Picture starring Hugh Jackman it delves into the history of the novel by Victor Hugo and world famous musical.
Miss Saigon: 25th Anniversary Production –
I was lucky enough to see this amazing 2014 production in London and the design team gets high marks for their work as does our leading cast who transferred with the show to New York.
It is available to watch as part of BroadwayHD. (Try a 7 day free trial and you can see other great performances such as Zachary Levi and Laura Benanti in She Loves Me) [The Joyous Living Rating: R for sexual content and language]
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