PRODUCING MUSICALS AND PLAYS WITH MUSIC
PRODUCING A SHOW: The amateur and stock rights to the musicals listed on this site are held by HaveScripts.com. Royalty fees are listed on the page for each play. A royalty must be paid every time a play is performed before an audience, whether it is presented for profit, or whether admission is charged. A play is performed any time it is acted, or read aloud before an audience. For prices, availability or inquiries concerning amateur and stock rights, query at email@example.com.
Photocopying: Authors earn their living from royalties they receive from book sales and from the performance of their work. The scripts listed below must be licensed through HaveScripts.com, for any performance or stage reading before an audience. The authors’ copyright allows for no alterations, deletions or substitutions to the work. Queries for any changes must have prior written consent from the publisher. No part of any of these plays may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying, recording, videotape, film, or any information storage and retrieval system, without permission in writing from the publisher. It may not be performed either by professionals or amateurs without payment of royalty. All rights including but not limited to the professional, motion picture, radio, television, videotape, foreign language, tabloid, recitation, lecturing, publication, and reading are reserved.
Licensing the Music: Producers may view the score before purchasing the scripts needed for production. They may rent the piano score upon purchasing the review copy of the reading script. The piano score may be previewed free for up to 3 weeks and then returned to HaveScript.com (Producer is responsible for all shipping and handling charges.) If a review score is not returned by the due date, the production company will be charged late fees. If the producer chooses the show, they will be billed for royalties and production copies and then, may keep the score for their production. Royalty and music rental fees will be due at least 10 days prior to the first performance. After the production, copies of the score must be returned to HaveScripts.com at the return address on the performance license. Any music package not returned by the due date stated on your invoice will be subject to a replacement fee.