Our Practice

Theater and Performing Arts

Our attorneys have represented and continue to represent clients in connection with some of the most successful Broadway, West End, Off-Broadway, regional and touring theatrical productions, and other performing arts. Our services include:

  • Negotiating and drafting collaboration, underlying rights, and option agreements;
  • Representing producers, writers (book, music, lyrics), cast members, directors, designers and others in connection with rights and services agreements;
  • Preparing offering papers and investment agreements for theatrical financing;
  • Preparing securities filings for private equity offerings;
  • Negotiating and drafting joint venture and co-production agreements;
  • Advising clients as to entertainment industry legal requirements and best practices;
  • Working with theatrical unions and guilds;
  • Serving as day-to-day counsel for non-profit theater and dance companies;
  • Assisting with rights and clearances.