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The Academy Library and the F/TV Library are currently closed. We are still ready to help.

WhatsApp a Librarian
2584-8524

Monday - Friday

2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Email Enquiry library@hkapa.edu

 

Library Online Resources

Free Learning Resources during Coronavirus Pandemic

JSTOR

 

http://about.jstor.org/oa-and-free/

Free access to journals and primary sources

New York Public Library

http://www.nypl.org/books-music-movies/ebookcentral/simplye

300,000+ e-books from the NYPL for free

Publishers Weekly

http://www.digitalpw.com

Free access to digital edition of Publisher Weekly

Bolshoi Theatre of Russia

https://www.bolshoi.ru/en/

All the broadcasts start at 7 p.m. Moscow time, each one recording will be available for 24 hours from the end of the broadcast.

Dancing  Alone Together

https://www.dancingalonetogether.org/classes
Online dance-based classes, improv prompt resources and live-streamed performances

Royal Opera House

 

https://www.roh.org.uk/news/the-royal-opera-house-launches-a-programme-of-free-online-content-for-the-culturally-curious-at-home

The Royal Opera House is offering free programme of curated online broadcasts, musical masterclasses that audiences can access for free anywhere, anytime across the globe, bringing both ballet and opera to every home and every device.

Sadler's Well Digital Stage

Facebook Premiere

(till 9 Jun 2020)

https://www.facebook.com/SadlersWells/

A full programme of feature-length dance performances and workshops presented by Sadler's Well, available to stream for free on Facebook. The aim is to keep theatre fans entertained whilst in quarantine around the world and stay connected through dance.

 

Disney Cruise Line’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=3&v=ctEpq9Opnyk&feature=emb_logo

This first-of-its-kind video from Disney Cruise Line shares the beloved story with favorite moments from the award-winning Broadway-style production. This previously recorded video features the opening cast from the show’s debut.

National Theatre Live

http://ntlive.nationaltheatre.org.uk/productions/ntlout99-national-theatre-at-home

 

Streaming of National Theatre Live productions through the launch of National Theatre at home

Online Broadway Musical

(7-Day free trial)

https://www.broadwayhd.com/

OntheBoards.tv

https://www.ontheboards.tv/

 

Use the code ARTATHOME20 for free streaming

Playbill

https://www.playbill.com/article/26-more-on-stage-plays-and-musicals-to-watch-from-your-couch

 

Broadway plays and musicals to watch from your couch.

Shakespeare’s Globe 

(from 6 Apr 2020)

https://globeplayer.tv

 

6 Shakespeare plays from the Globe and 37 short-films from The Complete Walk and the 2012 Globe to

Globe Festival Productions will be available for free from 6 Apr 2020.

The Show Must Go On

(from 3 Apr 2020)

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdmPjhKMaXNNeCr1FjuMvag

Starting 3 Apr 2020 (Fri), a full-length musical of Andrew Lloyd Webber will be released every Friday for you to watch for free! It will be available for 48 hours, so you can tune in whenever you like over the weekend! 

國際演藝評論家協會(香港分會)

劇讀:原創劇本網讀計劃

(till 9 July 2020)

http://www.iatc.com.hk/doc/106314

每週推出兩個作品,讓大家即使足不出戶,都能享受戲劇。精選劇本會以其出版版本的形式,上載於網上閱讀平台供讀者免費閱讀,每個劇本只上載一週,期間限定。

 

 

Collectif Jeune Cinema

https://vimeo.com/showcase/2534222

250+ experimental films from Collectif Jeune Cinema, Paris

Filmmaker Gary Hustwit

https://www.ohyouprettythings.com/free

Filmmaker Gary Hustwit is streaming his documentaries free worldwide every Tuesday

Films For Action

https://www.filmsforaction.org/

4500+ Social change documentaries

IDFA

https://www.idfa.nl/en/collection/documentaries?page=1&filters%5BtvPrice%5D=Free

300+ free documentaries of International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam

Korean Film Archive

https://www.youtube.com/user/KoreanFilm
Korean Film Archive has uploaded nearly 200 notable Korean film for FREE watching! You may watch selections from the1930s-1990s, as well as several from other Korean auteurs like Shin Sang-ok and Kim Ki-young.

 

Detroit Symphony Orchestra

https://livefromorchestrahall.vhx.tv/browse

 

DSO Replay by Season is now free

LPOnline

https://www.lpo.org.uk/lponline.html

London Philharmonic Orchestra's new digital activities

The Marinsky Online

https://mariinsky.tv/e
Online broadcasts of recordings of the Mariinsky Theatre's finest productions and concerts

OperaVision

 

https://operavision.eu/en

OperaVision will celebrate the birthplace of opera and Italy's influence across the world.

Opéra national de Paris

https://www.operadeparis.fr/en/magazine/replay​

The great opera classics available online for free

Royal Opera House

https://www.roh.org.uk/news/the-royal-opera-house-launches-a-programme-of-free-online-content-for-the-culturally-curious-at-home

The Royal Opera House is offering free programme of curated online broadcasts, musical masterclasses that audiences can access for free anywhere, anytime across the globe, bringing both ballet and opera to every home and every device.

The Show Must Go On

(from 3 Apr 2020)

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdmPjhKMaXNNeCr1FjuMvag

Starting 3 Apr 2020 (Fri), a full-length musical of Andrew Lloyd Webber will be released every Friday for you to watch for free! It will be available for 48 hours, so you can tune in whenever you like over the weekend!