BILL OF
RIGHTS

It is essential that writers know their rights which the Dramatists Guild has defended for nearly 100 years.

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MODEL
CONTRACTS

Most of our contracts are available to download as PDF files. Only current members of the Guild may view, download, or request sample contracts.

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BA
HELP DESK

Our new portal answers your questions more quickly and efficiently. Submit a query or request a contract review via our new ticketing system.

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BUSINESS
AFFAIRS

The Guild is committed to educating writers about business and legal standards in the theater industry.

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ANTI
PIRACY

Under the Copyright Act, authors have the right to keep their work confidential during the various stages of completion.

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WHERE IS
OUR UNION?

When a group of illustrious playwrights gathered to form the Guild they held one ideal paramount: copyright.

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CURATED
ARTICLES

Our book is a compilation of current, & frequently used, articles on issues pertaining to collaboration, copyright, contracts, free speech, underlying rights, and more.

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THE BEFORE
& AFTER ISSUE

Featuring both new and popular archived articles focuses on information all dramatists should consider before they begin writing and after.

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THE
DRAMATIST ARCHIVE

View past issues of the only national publication devoted to the business and craft of writing for theatre.

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