BroadwayHD

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Stuart F. Lane and Bonnie Comley, founders of BroadwayHD

BroadwayHD is a live theater to digital platforms company, founded in 2013 by Stewart F. Lane and Bonnie Comley. Based out of New York City, the company records live theater performances to be made available through other platforms such as movie theaters, television, and DVDs. The first production recorded by BroadwayHD was Romeo and Juliet[1] which had a limited run engagement on Broadway from September 19, 2013 to December 8, 2013.[2] The show starred movie actor Orlando Bloom and two time Tony-nominated actress Condola Rashad. The digital recording was released in movie theaters across the U.S. in February 2014. It screened internationally in April 2014.[3]

She Loves Me Live Stream[edit]

On June 30th, 2016 BroadwayHD presented the first live stream of a Broadway production.[4] The 2016 revival of She Loves Me was broadcast live from Studio 54 on BrodwayHD's website. The live stream experienced several technical issues with many customers unable to access the stream.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1] Associated Press: "'Romeo and Juliet' with Bloom becomes a V-Day film"
  2. ^ [2] Romeo and Juliet on ibdb.com
  3. ^ [3] More2Screen romeoandjulietcinema.com
  4. ^ [4] Broadway is making history by live-streaming She Loves Me direct from the stage
  5. ^ [5] She "Kinda" Loves Me : Broadway's First Livestream Not Without Its Issues

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