Theatrical publisher Stage Rights has announced that the majority of its catalog of musicals and plays are now available for limited streaming production rights.
The industry has not caught up with the time,” James said. “The biggest request from our audiences was, ‘Give us a show, give us storytelling’ and we kept telling them ‘We’re trying!’ We were getting hard nos.”
Until they reached out to Roger Bean.
In what has been called a "ground-breaker" due to the difficulty of theater companies acquiring rights of established scripts for broadcast, Seacoast Repertory Theatre in Portsmouth, NH is now performing and livestreaming a selection Roger Bean's jukebox musicals including three Wonderettes shows and The Andrews Brothers.