NEW YORK, Jan. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- BroadwayHD, a provider of on-demand Internet streaming for high-caliber, full-length theatrical productions, announces its presence at the first annual BroadwayCon in New York City on January 22-24. The first-of-its-kind streaming service is an official sponsor of the conference and will be offering a worldwide 15 percent off discount for BroadwayHD.com annual subscriptions. Additionally, conference attendees will have the opportunity to see BroadwayHD founders and Tony-award winning producers, Stewart F. Lane and Bonnie Comley, as panelists on the Stage On Screen panel, on Saturday, January 23 at 11 a.m.
"As the popularity of Broadway continues to grow, so does the fan base for celebrating and enjoying live theatre outside of the traditional venues, such as BroadwayCon," said Lane. "We are very excited to be a part of this first annual event, and look forward to sharing BroadwayHD's mission of expanding the reach of live theatre to fans everywhere."
BroadwayHD at BroadwayCon
In addition to Lane and Comley's participation in the Stage On Screen panel, Comley will be moderating the All The World's a Stage: Immersive, Interactive & Site Specific panel on Sunday at 2 p.m. and Lane will be moderating the We Go Together: Making Theater Accessible for All Audiences panel on Saturday at 12 p.m. Lane will also be hosting a book signing for his latest book, Black Broadway: African Americans on the Great White Way on Friday, January 22 at 5:30 p.m.
Information about the panels that Lane and Comley will be participating in, and all other panels happening at BroadwayCon this year, is available here.
BroadwayHD is proud to be a sponsor of BroadwayCon 2016, and is celebrating the exciting opportunity by offering a limited time discount code for 15 percent off an annual subscription at BroadwayHD.com, available January 22-24 only. Use discount code BWAYCON at checkout.
New To BroadwayHD
Bolstering its library of more than 120 productions, BroadwayHD recently added The Member of the Wedding (Alfre Woodward and Anna Paquin), Gypsy (Bette Midler), Hamlet (Kevin Kline), Elaine Stritch at Liberty (Elaine Stritch), and A Christmas Carol (Kelsey Grammer, Jason Alexander, Jane Krakowski). Become a BroadwayHD Insider at BroadwayHD.com to stay current on all additions to the site.
BroadwayHD is available to anyone with a connected device, from mobile phones and tablets to desktop and laptops, as well as accessible through TVs with Apple TV and Google Chromecast. BroadwayHD is available as a monthly subscription service for $14.99 with unlimited access to all content, an annual subscription service for $169.99, or as a one-time rental fee of $7.99 for the show of your choice. BroadwayHD also features free behind-the-scenes and educational content for registered users.
To experience theatre like never before, go to BroadwayHD.com.
BroadwayHD aims to extend the reach of Broadway to fans old and new, anytime and anywhere. BroadwayHD is the only online streaming service of its kind, offering viewers an unprecedented Broadway experience and access to a library of theatre productions from the comfort and convenience of their own home—or wherever streaming is possible. It's the Broadway you know and love, curated from the stage to your screen.
BroadwayCon brings you through the stage door to see and experience what goes on both on stage and behind the scenes. It is a place where Broadway fans can come together to celebrate the shows they love with people who bring them to life. From January 22–24, 2016, join fellow fans, performers, and creators from some of your favorite on- and off-Broadway shows as they gather at the famed New York Hilton Midtown hotel to perform, discuss, debate, and celebrate.