This is an application to produce a full-length play, one-act, musical, or a complete published collection of one-act plays by one author. (U.S. and Canada only.)
YOU MUST enter your venue's postal code to apply for a license. Special clearance must be obtained for all productions in New York City and the greater Los Angeles area. Approval in these areas is not guaranteed.
DO NOT use our applications for performance fee quotes. Standard nonprofessional royalty fees can be found on the play's description page.
DO NOT use a PO Box for your shipping address.
DPS advises you not to hold auditions, begin rehearsals or make any major production plans before you have obtained written permission to proceed.
If you are inquiring about English-language stage performance rights in Australia, New Zealand, South Africa or the United Kingdom, you should contact our
International Agents in those regions.
If your application is immediately approved, you will receive a license within 24 hours by email. If your application requires review, you should receive a response by email within approximately one to two weeks.
Dramatists Play Service,
440 Park Avenue South
New York, NY 10016
Fax 212-213-1539 www.dramatists.com