Member Since April 2021
l am the owner/founder of the media tech company; BroadwayHD. I am an entrepreneur with a passion for promoting and preserving live stage entertainment. BroadwayHD is an entertainment SVOD service making Broadway accessible to the world through AppleTv, Chromecast, Roku, BroadwayHD on Amazon Prime and the web at www.BroadwayHD.com BroadwayHD is the world’s premier online streaming platform delivering over 300 premium live full length musicals and stage plays to an underserved global audience. BroadwayHD currently has subscribers in 123 countries, more than half of these countries do not host Broadway tours. The digital theater experience is the gateway to the live stage experience; BroadwayHD is serving the existing Broadway fan and cultivating the next generation of Broadway fans. The demographic of the Broadway ticket buyer is 40 plus, while the majority of BroadwayHD subscribers is 18 to 34years old. I have been a keynote speaker or panelist at BroadwayCon, C2E2 (Chicago ComicCon), SXSW, Theatre Resources Unlimited (TRU), The Female Quotient and City National Bank Women Entrepreneurs, and taught masterclasses or guest lectured at Columbia University, New York University, Emerson College, NYFA, Five Towns College and UMass, among others. Reach out if you need an advocate to explain the power of the digital capture to your community. PS I am a three-time Tony Award-winning, Olivier Award and two Drama Desk Award winning producer. I have produced over 40 films, winning four Telly Awards and one W3 Award - so far!
Waiting for perfection can come at the cost of missed opportunities.
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When done well, digital captures give audiences an essence of the show, a sense of the magic, making them want to see the show in person.
Digital theater is making its move toward legitimacy.
BroadwayHD, founded in 2015, is the only streaming service offering premium full-length stage plays and musicals captured specifically for multi-platform viewing to theatre fans across the globe. BroadwayHD offers subscribers unlimited on-demand access to a library of more than 300 theatre productions from Broadway, The West End and beyond. If You Can't Get to Broadway, Get to BroadwayHD.