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Digital Theatre Plus

Digital Theatre Plus offers a high quality online experience of theatre arts, working with creatives and educators to ensure that watching and discovering the world of a play online is an exciting, relevant and authentic learning experience. Digital Theatre Plus captures the moments before the curtain rises and after the curtain falls, providing valuable insight into the play making process. They document the hidden drama of the weeks, days, and hours before ‘lights up’ on stage. By revealing the world of the rehearsal room, dressing room, backstage and beyond, documentaries and interviews introduce theatre as a vibrant, exciting art form through a familiar and accessible medium.

In addition to performance filmed specifically for Digital Theatre, the collection offers recorded productions from LA Theatre Works, BBC, the Broadway Digital Archive, and other high quality production companies. Downloadable study guides to enhance and deepen understanding of plays are available.

Linking to Digital Theatre Plus Content

To share content from Digital Theatre Plus, take the URL from the web address box for the title you want to share. Insert the Hofstra ezproxy prefix (http://ezproxy.hofstra.edu/login?url=) before the web address.

Example: For Long Day's Journey into Night, insert the prefix before the web address shown here. 

The resulting link will look like this: 

http://ezproxy.hofstra.edu/login?url=https://www.digitaltheatreplus.com/productions/long-days-journey-into-night



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