Before You Sign

Each month, DG content is specially curated to keep you in the know regarding what's happening in our industry, business related developments, and, also, what we're doing here at the Guild as we continue to fight for you and your rights. Every edition of our Before You Sign newsletter features Dear Business Affairs - a Q & A series, the DG Glossary, and more! Not a part of the Guild yet, but still want access? Join today.



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Community Resource

DG Career Groups


Joint Statement Condemning the Cancellation of Indecent at the Douglas Anderson School of Performing Arts

What Should We Discuss in our National Community Conversations?

New Works Enter The Public Domain in 2023 by Irving Berlin, Duke Ellington, Virginia Woolf, and More!

Career Training and Craft Workshops

Introduction to Email Marketing for Dramatists

Creating Opportunities in Alternative Venues

What To Expect When Submitting Your Work to Festivals and Contests 

Producing in Multiple Cities for Independent Dramatists

Career Training Videos and Benefits

Introduction to Proposal Writing in the Arts in collaboration with Candid

Grantseeking for Dramatists in collaboration with Candid

Estrategias de Presentación de Obras de Teatro y Musicales en Español

Member Benefit: Constant Contact

Member Benefit: Power Yoga

Member Benefit: Theater 555

Free Rehearsal Space at the Dramatists Guild Foundation

The Dramatist

The Money Issue

DG Resources

DG Guides for Dramatists

Download a Model Contract


Ask Business Affairs

What should I ask for regarding compensation?


DG Glossary

Gross Weekly Box Office Receipts

Member Newsroom