Don't miss the all-digital Winter/Spring season from our virtual stage, Always On. New this year is Always On Premium, a slate of immersive, premier performances produced specifically for the at-home viewer and streaming at PeoplesLight.org with an online account. Streaming access for individual titles starts at $15. Click here for additional info and helpful guides to watching Always On Premium content.
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Streaming March 1 – April 4
Amidst a neverending lockdown, what scandalous and life-altering revelations unfold at 2am? Each installment of this original anthology series lets you into the late-night Zoom conversations that no one else was supposed to witness, with a new cast and storyline every episode. Tune in for intrigue, rebellion, and betrayal from Americans fighting to make sense of a disconnected world. Your $15 purchase includes access to all episodes of America 2am, which will be released one at a time over the course of the streaming run.
Streaming April 2 – May 2
Zonya Love (Lights Out: Nat "King" Cole, Broadway’s The Color Purple) brings her forthcoming collection of reimagined Negro Spirituals to the People’s Light stage in this filmed concert event. The nationally acclaimed actor-musician leads a full band through evocative new renditions of songs like “My Way’s Cloudy” and “Swing Low, Sweet Chariot” while illustrating the music’s deep cultural and historical significance.
Streaming May 10 – May 23
How do you plan for catastrophe? Virologist Nathan Wolfe, named one of TIME’s 100 Most Influential People in the World for his work tracking Ebola and swine flu, proposed pandemic insurance years before the novel coronavirus outbreak. No one bought it. Now, in a post-COVID world, we hear his story—presented entirely digitally. America’s most produced playwright Lauren Gunderson returns with a time-jumping tale based on the life and work of Nathan Wolfe (who also happens to be her husband). A deep dive into the profundities of scientific exploration and the harrowing realities of facing your own mortality, The Catastrophist is a world premiere theatrical experience built of and for this moment in time.