How to Watch

BroadwayHD® brings the magic of theatre to you anywhere you can access internet streaming content—including your computer, your phone, your tablet, and your TV. Read on to find out how you can watch great theatrical performances any time you choose.

For additional issues/questions please consult our frequently asked questions section or send us a message at customer‑service@broadwayhd.com.

Your BroadwayHD.com subscription cannot be used to access BroadwayHD on Amazon Channels.

Please note that a BroadwayHD monthly or annual subscription is required to watch any show on our Apple TV App, iPhone and iPad App, and our Roku Channel.

  • laptop Computer
    1. Find a show

      On your computer, browse BroadwayHD's library of content and select a show you would like to view.
    2. Purchase a Subscription or Individual Rental

      After selecting the show you would like to watch, click the "watch now" button within the show's details page to purchase the show as an individual rental or to purchase a subscription.
    3. Press Play

      After you have successfully purchased a subscription or an individual rental you should now have access to the content. Please visit the show details page again by either searching for the show or navigating to the content from your active subscriptions page located within your account management terminal. From here you should be able to simply press play on the viewer to begin playback of your content!
    4. Enjoy!

      Kick back and enjoy live theatre. For the best viewing experience, put the player in full screen mode using the control in the lower right.

    BroadwayHD media is delivered via Adobe Flash on desktop computers.
    Please be sure your Flash software is up to date.

    If you need assistance enabling flash for Safari, please visit Adobe's helpful documentation HERE.

  • smartphone Mobile
    1. Get our App

      For Android devices, download our application from the Google Play Store HERE.

      For iOS devices, download our application from the App Store HERE.
    2. If Your Device Is Incompatible

      If your device is not compatible with one of our mobile applications, you can still access our library of content through your mobile browser by visiting BroadwayHD.com. However, some content cannot be viewed in a mobile web browser.

    BroadwayHD media is delivered via HTML5 on mobile devices. You do not need Adobe Flash.

  • airplay Apple TV
    1. Make sure your Apple TV is Compatible

      Make sure you are using a fourth generation Apple TV.
    2. Purchase a Subscription

      Access to BroadwayHD's content through the Apple TV is only available to subscription holders and not to individual renters. Purchase one of our subscriptions here.
    3. Download the App

      Download the free BroadwayHD™ app in the Apple TV app store.
    4. Link your Device

      There are two ways you can link your device to AppleTV.
      1. "Sign in with Email" allows you to sign in using your BroadwayHD™ email address and password in the appleTV application.
      2. "Sign in with Activation Code" which is supplied on our application. You will then go to link your device and type in the code supplied on your computer, tablet, or smartphone.
    5. Enjoy!

      You should now be able to browse the content available with your subscription directly through your Apple TV.
  • live_tv Roku
    1. Purchase a Subscription

      Access to BroadwayHD's content through Roku is only available to subscription holders and not to individual renters. Purchase one of our subscriptions here.
    2. Download the App

      Download the free BroadwayHD™ channel in the Roku channel store.
    3. Link your Device

      There are two ways you can link your device to Roku.
      1. "Sign in with Email" allows you to sign in using your BroadwayHD™ email address and password in the Roku application.
      2. "Sign in with Activation Code" which is supplied on our application. You will then go to link your device and type in the code supplied on your computer, tablet, or smartphone.
    4. Enjoy!

      You should now be able to browse the content available with your subscription directly through your Roku.
  • cast Chromecast
    1. Download Google Chrome & Google Cast Plugin

      Add the Google Cast browser plugin to your Google Chrome web browser.
    2. Find a show

      On your computer, browse BroadwayHD's library of content and select a show you would like to view.
    3. Purchase a Subscription or Individual Rental

      After selecting the show you would like to watch, click the "watch now" button within the show's details page to purchase the show as an individual rental or to purchase a subscription.
    4. Press Play

      After you have successfully purchased a subscription or an individual rental you should now have access to the content. Please visit the show details page again by either searching for the show or navigating to the content from your active subscriptions page located within your account management terminal. From here you should be able to simply press play on the viewer to begin playback of your content!
    5. Cast to Chromecast

      Use Google Cast to simulcast the browser tab containing your video to your Google Chromecast.
    6. Enjoy!

      Kick back and enjoy live theatre on your Chromecast augmented device. For the best viewing experience, put the player in full screen mode using the control in the lower right.

    BroadwayHD media is delivered via Adobe Flash on desktop computers.
    Please be sure your Flash software is up to date.