How do I apply for performance rights?Professional or Nonprofessional Rights
For professional or nonprofessional performance rights, there are three easy steps:
- Review the Restrictions page to ensure that your intended production will not conflict with a restriction.
- Review the Payments page to familiarize yourself with a) the Advance Payment and b) the summary Box Office Statement submission requirement.
- Apply for the rights on the Performance Rights page.
For competition performance rights, proceed directly to the Performance Rights page to complete and submit your application. Note that competitions with a duration of five minutes or under do not require a performance license. For competitions with a duration of greater than five minutes, a performance license is required.
For touring rights for three venues or more, proceed directly to the special Tour Application.