The Broadway Channel® offers Broadway Previews video content and What’s Hot on Broadway® on TiVo DVRs
August 10, 2009, New York, NY - The Broadway Channel® will now begin to provide Broadway programming as part of the Video On Demand broadband platform available on stand-alone TiVo DVR’s. Other providers of programming include the New York Times and National Geographic. TiVo subscribers will have access to updated Broadway Previews show features, interviews, and billboards as well as with our monthly What Hot on Broadway® programming segment.
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The Broadway Channel is a full-service multimedia company that produces and distributes video and television programming for Broadway, Off-Broadway, Las Vegas, and Performing Art Centers and Regional Theatres. Broadway Previews, part of The Broadway Channel’s digital network provides daily programming on a dedicated channel into Manhattan hotel rooms. The Broadway Channel digital network allows for “time of day” airing of theatrical programming, commercials, ticket billboards and star interviews. The Broadway Channel is available to Sprint TV subscribers in the entertainment category. Daily programming includes a “What’s Hot on Broadway” segment from several of Broadway’s top shows; interviews with actors, directors and other theater insiders; special features from shows on tour; exclusive on-location segments from opening nights; star-studded red-carpet events and more.