EarthCam to Stream
LIVE Broadway On Broadway
2001 Marks the 2nd Consecutive Year that EarthCam is Webcasting Broadway on Broadway
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
New York, August 24, 2001 - EarthCam, experts in webcam technology and a leader in webcasting premier events, is pleased to announce that it will stream live Broadway On Broadway 2001 on September 9th. 2001 marks the second year in a row that EarthCam is streaming Broadway on Broadway live. EarthCam's live streaming coverage on the Internet will include both video and audio. In addition to streaming, EarthCam will produce the webcast using updating jpeg's for Internet users to watch as well.
As the Official Webcam of Times Square, EarthCam currently has 6 existing webcams in Times Square that generate over 20 million impressions per month. Included in these 6 webcams is one camera that streams live video and audio 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. EarthCam will use this existing network of webcams to deliver additional live coverage of the Broadway performances.
Broadway on Broadway is the largest, free outdoor public event held in Times Square. The annual kick-off to the Broadway season is expected to draw more than 50,000 theatre lovers to watch as their favorite performers take the stage to give them a taste of what the year has in store for them. Scheduled for approximately two hours, the event features hundreds of members from the casts of the current Broadway musicals, as well as, additional members from upcoming musicals new for the season.
In its ten years, Broadway on Broadway has become one of the most popular and entertaining Broadway shows. Brooke Shields, currently starring as Sally Bowles in "Cabaret", who will be joined by several special guests, will host this year's show. Broadway On Broadway 2001 is set to kick-off the 2001-02 Broadway Season on Sunday, September 9, 2001 at 12:00pm on an open-air stage at 43rd and Broadway, in the center of the Crossroads of the World.
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