• Form of Underlying Rights for Plays
    Form of an option agreement used for an author to obtain the basic right to adapt a work as a play from an existing work in which a second author holds copyright.
  • Live Stream Addendum
    To help you navigate new uses of your work, we offer you a model Livestream Addendum agreement to revise your prior agreements to include such “digital rights".
  • Live Stream Digital Rights Agreement
    This is intended to be a model contract that will enable you to grant a non-profit producer the exclusive right to present live streamed productions.
  • Model Billing Provision for Opera

    The Dramatists Guild has observed that opera companies in the 21st century have been trying to grow their audiences and develop their art form beyond the presentation of revivals of the established canon of works.

  • Premiere Production - National
    This agreement is not intended to be used at the LORT, Off-Broadway or Broadway levels.
  • Premiere Production Contract - NY/LA
    This agreement is not intended to be used at the LORT, Off-Broadway or Broadway levels.
  • Translator Agreement
    This form agreement is meant to provide an outline of the basic terms commonly found in agreements where a commissioning party (be it a playwright or a producer) wishes to have a work translated into another language.