Live Theatre

Crown® attorneys provide counsel to actors, writers, directors, producers, managers, and small and large theatre companies. We negotiate and draft playwright, performer, composer, director, and producer agreements. We negotiate licensing agreements, and provide broad intellectual property counsel including rights clearance services. Our services include assistance in guild registration and compliance, negotiation and drafting of agreements with all personnel, labor law compliance, legal compliance concerning the engagement of minors, and counsel concerning insurance issues. We negotiate venue agreements, composer agreements, synchronization licenses, and agreements with the array of vendors necessary for a live theatrical production.