Live To Your Local Cinema: The Remarkable Rise of Livecasting

  • Martin Barker

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
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  7. Back Matter
    Pages 94-105

About this book


The digital broadcasting of performances to cinemas, or 'livecasting', burst onto the world scene in 2006. This book explores the reasons for its rise, examines the aesthetics of filming theatre and opera performances, and explores who the audiences are and what they want.


broadcasting cinema opera theatre

Authors and affiliations

  • Martin Barker
    • 1
  1. 1.University of East AngliaUK

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