EarthCam Partners with Panasonic to Webcast Live Broadway on Broadway
2003 Marks the 6th Consecutive Year that EarthCam is Webcasting Broadway on Broadway
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
New York, September 5, 2003 -- ">EarthCam (www.earthcam.com), experts in webcam technology and a leader in webcasting premier events, is pleased to announce that it will partner with Panasonic to webcast live Broadway on Broadway 2003 on September 7th. This year’s event marks the sixth consecutive year that EarthCam is webcasting Broadway on Broadway live from Times Square. Visitors to EarthCam’s Broadway on Broadway site (www.earthcam.com/events/broadway/2003/) will have access to watch the event from multiple streaming jpeg cameras.
As the Official Webcam of Times Square, EarthCam currently has 8 existing webcams in Times Square (www.earthcam.com/usa/newyork/timessquare) that generate over 30 million impressions per month. Included in these 8 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 twelve years, Broadway on Broadway has become one of the most popular and entertaining Broadway shows. Hosted by Nathan Lane and Jane Krakowski, Broadway on Broadway 2003 is set to kick-off the 2003-04 Broadway Season on Sunday, September 7, 2003 at 11:30am on an open-air stage at 43rd and Broadway, in the center of the Crossroads of the World.
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