How It Works

OntheBoards.tv is your home for world-class contemporary performances from today’s most provocative artists. Rent, buy or subscribe to enjoy full-length performance films in dance, theater, music and other forms that defy categorization.

Discover innovative performances & artists now

Step 1.

sign up

To get started, all users are required to create an account. Signing up is free with no commitment necessary. Once you confirm your account, get ready to take a front row seat and explore groundbreaking artists and performances.

Step 2.

Browse & Buy

Preview films and discover new artists while browsing the catalogue of featured performance films. Rent and buy individual films on-demand, or subscribe for unlimited streaming access to everything for an entire year.

Prices start at $5 to rent, $15 to buy and $50 to subscribe.

Step 3.

watch

Watch the full performances in high quality on your computer, tablet or smartphone. Stream your rented films for 48 hours after purchase, or buy the film and download the performance to your personal library at your leisure. Enjoy the work of internationally recognized contemporary artists and discover new and provocative performances.

What Customers Are Saying

“It’s like having a theater festival in my own living room.”

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“Using the site has become something that is entertaining for me to do with other people who are interested in this kind of work. I sometimes just check things out because I trust the people who are curating it.”

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“Thank you for this service - as a theater creator myself, it's a wonderful resource to check out what companies are up to in other places. Or in the case of Dark Matters, to re-live something that toured here and send all my friends to it saying: This. This is what you missed.”

– OntheBoards.tv Customer


Take the front row seat with you, wherever you go

Watch films on your personal desktop computer, tablet and smartphone. The traditional barriers for viewing contemporary performance are no longer holding you back – watch at any time, from any place for as low as $5.

OntheBoards.tv gives you instant access to works by the leading voices from the field of contemporary performance, some of which will never be performed live again. Click here to read more about who we are and how we do what we do.