To watch or not to watch? It’s not even a question, when it’s James Bay do a special livestream of the theater that william shakespeare made famous.
On October 21, James will take the stage at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, the modern reconstruction of the historic venue where plays like Hamlet, Othello, Macbeth, King Lear and Julius Caesar were performed for the first time. James will perform with a full band and be filmed by multiple cameras for a fully produced experience.
The show will be broadcast live by Driift worldwide depending on the time zone. It won’t be available on demand, so you’ll have to watch when it’s available in your specific time zone. If you live on the east coast of North America or in Central or South America, the broadcast will air at 8 p.m. ET. If you live on the West Coast, it’s 8:00 PM PT.
Tickets will be available this Friday, October 2 starting at 4 a.m. ET through Ticketmaster.
In a statement, James said: “Having spent the Covid months of 2020 as a solo performer, singing into my iPhone from the guest room in my house, I am so excited to reunite with a band and play some music from a stage as legendary and iconic as Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre.”
He adds: “I’m sad that I can’t have a real audience with me in the Globe, but so excited that we can create this show for people around the world to see. It could be a long road back. concerts as we would like, but we are getting closer and in the meantime it is such an honor to play this show for everyone!
I’m delighted to announce that I will be streaming a brand new show live on October 21st from Shakespeare’s Globe Theater in London! I can’t wait to get back to my band and play music from this iconic place. Sign up for my mailing list for presale tickets 🤘 https://t.co/hWTxklLuHm pic.twitter.com/QKvm2OIf6i
— James Bay (@JamesBayMusic) September 29, 2020
By Andrea Dresdale
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