A Streaming Service for Broadway Shows is Here, Free for a Week
As coronavirus is causing people to cancel their plans and stay home, more and more things are shifting to being available at the click of a button. There's resources for working out at home, there's ways you can take virtual field trips, and soon, you'll be able to watch new movie releases from the comfort of your own home as well.
What also falls into this list? The ability to watch all of your favorite Broadway shows as well.
BroadwayHD, a streaming service for theater fans started in 2015, has long been bringing Broadway performances to people's living rooms. They were created with the goal in mind "of making high-quality theater accessible to everyone globally."
You have the ability to stream from iOS, AppleTV, Android, Roku, Amazon Firestick, or the web.
Subscribers will find a combination of performances of "Cats," "The King and I," and "The Sound of Music," along with originals the platform filmed including performances of "Kinky Boots" and "42nd Street," from Broadway, The West End, and other elite venues around the world.
And good news for you! They are offering a 7-day trial so you can binge watch to your hearts content. After your free trial, if you loved every second of it, you can stream monthly for $8.99 or $99.99 for the whole year.
So go ahead and watch as many times as you want. You can even sing along if you please because you’re in your own house, who’s going to complain?