Playwright and comedian Drew Droege discusses his award-winning show, Bright Colors, Bold Patterns, now streaming on BroadwayHD.
Set in 1860s Bangkok, The King and I tells the story of the unconventional and tempestuous relationship that develops between the King of Siam and Anna, a British schoolteacher whom the modernist King, in an imperialistic world, brings to Siam to teach his many wives and children. Starring Kelli O'Hara in a Tony Award-winning turn and Ken Watanabe, this gorgeous revival of The King and I is one for the ages!
This week, Rob Seitelman covers some of the theatrical background and interesting features of Disney's Broadway Hits at Royal Albert Hall, BroadwayHD's latest addition. If you love Disney musicals, read on!
Four exclusive new shows will be joining our library of top-quality video on demand theatre over the summer. More shows are on the way too – so stay tuned, and scroll down to the bottom of the page and sign up for our announcement email list!
It's Mother's Day! To celebrate, Rob Seitelman takes an in depth look at how Shakespeare treats three of the most interesting mothers in his plays: Gertrude (Hamlet), Lady Capulet (Romeo and Juliet), and Titania (A Midsummer Night's Dream).
This month, in honor of Mother's Day, I'll be taking a look at the portrayal of mothers in theatre. There is perhaps no better place to start than with one of the most coveted roles in musical theatre: Mama Rose from the 1959 musical Gypsy.
BroadwayHD, the live streaming service that also offers subscribers unlimited access to an on-demand library of over 160 theatre productions, has announced premiere dates for three new additions: Disney’s Broadway Hits at Royal Albert Hall, Daddy Long Legs, and On the Exhale.
My first life-changing experience with musical theatre came when I was thirteen years old. That year, for some unknown but highly magical reason, the Michael Bennett Foundation produced a concert version of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's Company at the Terrace Theatre in Long Beach. For me, a young kid just starting out in theatre, it was a dream come true. I was able to meet Stephen Sondheim, Harold Prince, George Hearn, and Elaine Stritch among others.
We are proud to introduce a new weekly column from BroadwayHD dramaturge Rob Seitelman. This week, in honor of Shakespeare's birthday, Rob's inaugural column tackles the different ways that actors have approached the Bard's work over the centuries.
Online theater streaming service BroadwayHD will live stream The Public Theater’s “THE GABRIELS: Election Year in the Life of One Family,” written and directed by Richard Nelson. The critically acclaimed three-play cycle is currently touring internationally and will return to The Public Theater on March 22–24 for a special live stream mini-series. The performances will stream live on BroadwayHD.com each day at 7:50 p.m. ET.
Not paying for production rights is nothing new nor uncommon. Let’s take a brief look at how to properly attain production rights for shows.
In an excerpt from an NEA interview, Holland waxes poetic on the process of creating Ann and what it's like to be an artist.
Looking for a theatrical destination this summer? Head to some of these festivals all around the US.