Great Expectations: Live from the West End streams now for free - here's how to watch!

Great Expectations - the masterful stage adaptation of Charles Dickens’ immortal novel, about a young orphan’s fateful life, is now available to stream for free - worldwide! The show was filmed at the play’s West End premiere.

Here's what you need to know, and how to watch:



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Graham McLaren's lavish, spectacular and unashamedly theatrical production of Jo Clifford's adaptation celebrates the very best of Dickens' writing and some of his most memorable characters, including the beautiful, chilling Estella, the terrifying convict Magwitch, the manipulative lawyer Jaggers, the tragic, mysterious Miss Havisham, and explores the epic story of Pip's dramatic, emotional tale as he looks back on his young self and his 'great expectations'. Stream the show now!

For the first time in London’s theatre history, The Dickens Legacy Gala Performance was broadcast live from The Vaudeville Theatre across the world into digital cinemas. This momentous occasion can now be witnessed in the comfort of your own home.