Select an application below that meets your needs. Note the description
beneath each application carefully before you make your selection.
Do not use these applications if you are only interested in a royalty quote. Standard nonprofessional per performance fees may be found by viewing the play’s description page via The PlayFinder™. Note that published fees are not an indication of release for production and are subject to change without notice. Theatres with 300 or more seats will be charged higher fees than those published. Fees will be based on seating capacity, ticket price and other factors.
Musical royalties are set on a case-by-case basis. Please fill out and submit the Musical Application below so that we have sufficient information to make a price determination.
Apply for rights
to produce multiple one-act plays by the same author or by
different authors. NOTE: For complete collections of
one-act plays, by the same author or by different authors,
use the Nonprofessional Stage Performance Rights application above.(U.S. and Canadian productions
Apply for rights
to use optional incidental music (CD or sheet music), projected images (CD/DVD) or video (CD/DVD) in your licensed
production. NOTE: You are required to submit this application
to use any Sheet Music, CD or DVD that has a published fee. See Incidental
Music and Images and Video pages for a list of titles. (U.S. and Canadian productions only.)
in PDF format that can be printed and faxed or mailed to DPS.
If you have any trouble with the online applications or prefer
to apply for rights offline, use this application. NOTE:
You must allow two to four weeks for a response to all
offline applications. (All productions.)