« Hulu to Preview Subscription Service | Main | StudentRush.org to Provide Information on Discount Tickets »

NYMF Bows to Dramatists Guild

0629 masks Responding to pressure from the Dramatists Guild of America, the New York Musical Theatre Festival has announced that it will not seek subsidiary rights to authors' work presented in this year's festival. NYMF had altered its contract with participants this year to guarantee the festival 2 percent of the applicant and author's gross “on all income received from the play in excess of $20,000 over 10 years.” The Dramatists Guild complained that such rights exceeded what NYMF was entitled to as a nonproducing partner.

Read the story at BackStage.com

Dig This


TrackBack URL for this entry:

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference NYMF Bows to Dramatists Guild:


The comments to this entry are closed.