A gift subscription to Hay Player allows the recipient unlimited access to Hay Festival’s video and audio archive for a whole year.
How it works: At the checkout, you provide the recipient's name, email address and a personal message for them. We will send them a unique code which they can use to pick up a free subscription.
Hay Player contains thousands of audio and film recordings from our Hay Festivals around the world. Each year we add hundreds of new events to give you front row access to the some of the world’s greatest writers and thinkers.
Maya Angelou, Muriel Spark, Stephen Hawking, Judi Dench, Tony Benn, Christopher Hitchens, Jacqueline Wilson, Margaret Atwood, Harold Pinter, Rose Tremain, Doris Lessing, Philip Pullman, Bill Bryson and Toni Morrison are just some of the writers you can listen to or watch on Hay Player.
Hay Festival is committed to increasing open digital access to culture, ideas, literature and the arts. Subscriptions to the Hay Player help support, maintain and sustain this service and provide access to Hay events from across the globe.