08 Jul 2016
Digital Theatre and Hibrow, form exclusive content partnership
Digital education platform, Digital Theatre+, and kaleidoscopic “YouTube for the arts” platform, Hibrow, have entered into an exclusive education content partnership. Featuring many of the world's finest orchestras, Hollywood actors and directors, prima ballerinas, virtuosi, writers, curators, thinkers, painters and poets, Hibrow presents hundreds of professionally produced videos on the visual arts,music, literature, theatre, dance and cinema, on demand.
The collection includes exclusive interviews with leading arts practitioners such as: Darcy Bussell, Kate Tempest, and Steven Berkoff, writers Sebastian Foulkes and Margaret Attwood, directors Danny Boyle and Robert Wilson, conductor Vasily Petrenko, actors Charles Dance and Joanna Lumley, and a backstage look at rehearsals with Dominic Hill, Artistic Director of the Citizens Theatre.
The exclusive content partnership deal will bring over 3,500 minutes of high-definition content to Digital Theatre+’s audience of 3 million students, in schools, colleges and universities, across 55 countries.
“Digital Theatre's experience and Robert Delamere's brilliant team are proving that intelligent exploitation and marketing of superb digital arts programming via the internet broadens audiences in a very competitive arena. Their superb work servicing the educational sector is groundbreaking and is providing students of all ages with unique access to some of the greatest performances and performers of our age. I am delighted to be working with kindred spirits who share my passionate belief that there are significant audiences for high quality cultural and educational digital content globally” said Hibrow Founder, Don Boyd.
Justin Cooke, Chairman of Digital Theatre commented: "We have long been admirers of Hibrow and are delighted to be able to bring their content onto our platform in order that it can be accessed by our students and teachers around the world.”
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