Keep the Fringe Spirit Alive during COVID-19

The following is a list of live-streams, videos, creative suggestions, crafty resources and more to help all you creatives out there get through this challenging time.

Last updated: May 8th, 2020.        

The Stratford Festival is Hosting a Series of Free Films to Stream         https://www.stratfordfestival.ca/AtHome        

Berlin's Schaubühne Theatre - nightly video stream of theatre's archive
https://www.timeout.com/news/the-worlds-coolest-theatre-is-streaming-a-play-every-night-for-free-032320

List of Toronto Theatre you can stream during April, compiled by Now https://nowtoronto.com/stage/theatre/streaming-theatre-comedy-toronto-april-2020/

Watch "How to Fail as a Popstar" by Vivek Shraya on Canadian Stage's Facebook   https://www.facebook.com/cdnstage/

Listen to Giller Prize Winning books for free online                                          https://nowtoronto.com/culture/books/listen-to-giller-prize-winning-books-for-free/

Dozens of Museums and Libraries Offer Free Downloadable Coloring Books
https://hyperallergic.com/548006/free-downloadable-coloring-books/

CBC's New Program Show Must Go On brings the theatre experience home.      https://www.cbc.ca/radio/podcastnews/new-podcast-series-the-show-must-go-on-brings-the-theatre-experience-home-1.5532600

Indoor Play Activities for Kids from the CBC                            https://www.cbc.ca/parents/guide/tag/indoor%20play

A List of Live Virtual Concerts to Watch During the Coronavirus Shutdown
https://www.npr.org/2020/03/17/816504058/a-list-of-live-virtual-concerts-to-watch-during-the-coronavirus-shutdown

Toronto Attraction You Can Visit Virtually                                https://www.blogto.com/sports_play/2020/03/toronto-attractions-you-can-visit-while-social-distancing/

Free Steaming of Past Concerts at the Montreal Jazz Festival          https://www.montreuxjazzfestival.com/en/50-concerts-to-stream/

List of Free Musicals and Theatre to Stream (updated regularly)                http://www.filmedonstage.com/news/76-free-musicals-and-plays-you-can-now-stream-during-the-coronavirus-outbreak-updating-daily

Watch over 4, 000 films for free from the National Film Board.                                                      https://www.nfb.ca/

List of Broadway Shows you can Steam as Well as Links to Smaller More Queer Focused Performances      http://www.newnownext.com/broadway-shows-you-can-stream-at-home/03/2020/

A List of Board Games You Can Play Online with Friends  https://www.boston.com/culture/entertainment/2020/03/18/board-games-online-with-friends

Youtube Drawing Lessons for Kids Taught by Children's Book Author Mo Willems                  https://www.kennedy-center.org/education/mo-willems/

A List of Free Drawing Classes Taught by Famous Illustrators               https://www.fastcompany.com/90478307/stuck-at-home-take-free-drawing-classes-from-famous-illustrators

Free Literacy Program Where Actors Read to Children                                                      https://www.storylineonline.net/