The Gabriels: BroadwayHD

We are thrilled to announce online theater streaming service BroadwayHD will live stream THE GABRIELS: Election Year in the Life of One Family, written and directed by Richard Nelson. The critically acclaimed three-play cycle is currently touring internationally and will return to The Public Theater on March 22–24 for a special live stream mini-series. The performances will stream live on each day at 7:50 p.m. ET.

The live stream marathon will begin with HUNGRY on March 22, followed by WHAT DID YOU EXPECT? on March 23, and the final installment, WOMEN OF A CERTAIN AGE, on March 24. Audiences will have the opportunity to binge-watch the previous night’s performance on-demand prior to the next live stream. Visit for more details.

The performances will feature original cast members Meg Gibson (Karin Gabriel), Lynn Hawley (Hannah Gabriel), Roberta Maxwell (Patricia Gabriel), Maryann Plunkett (Mary Gabriel), Jay O. Sanders (George Gabriel) and Amy Warren (Joyce Gabriel). THE GABRIELS live streams will be directed by Emmy Award-winner David Horn, Executive Producer of PBS’s acclaimed “Great Performances,” and produced by Tony Award-winners Stewart F. Lane and Bonnie Comley, co-founders of BroadwayHD. The lives streams will be captured on six high-definition cameras and broadcast to audiences worldwide.

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From left: Meg Gibson, Lynn Hawley, Roberta Maxwell, Maryann Plunkett, Jay O. Sanders, Amy Warren 

THE GABRIELS is currently on an international tour, which began in Washington, D.C. at the Kennedy Center in January 2017, receiving much acclaim. The tour has received rave reviews at The Perth International Arts Festival, and the Hong Kong Arts Festival, and will continue to the Brighton Festival, the Theater Der Welt Festival in Hamburg, at the Schaubühne in Berlin, and the Holland Festival

Support for the filming of THE GABRIELS is provided by The Fan Fox & Leslie R. Samuels Foundation Inc.

THE GABRIELS were supported  by a Theatre Commissioning and Production Initiative grant from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation.

Additional production support for THE GABRIELS was provided by The Edgerton Foundation New Play Award, Laurents/Hatcher Foundation, The Blanche and Irving Laurie Foundation, Barbara Fleischman, and Sharon Karmazin.

BroadwayHD monthly and annual subscribers around the world can watch the THE GABRIELS live streams on, Chromecast and BroadwayHD’s Roku, Apple TV, iPad, iPhone, and Android mobile apps. Each performance will also be available to watch on demand on BroadwayHD and its channels, starting the day after the live event, and running through 11:59 p.m. PT on Monday, April 3.

World Premiere Three-Play Cycle
THE GABRIELS: Election Year in the Life of One Family
Play One: HUNGRY
Written and Directed by Richard Nelson
Featuring Meg Gibson, Lynn Hawley, Roberta Maxwell, Maryann Plunkett, Jay O. Sanders, Amy Warren

Scenic Designers Susan Hilferty and Jason Ardizzone-West
Costume Designer Susan Hilferty
Lighting Designer Jennifer Tipton
Sound Designers Scott Lehrer and Will Pickens