Full Billing

Billing

Requirements

You must give the authors/creators billing credits, as specified in the Production Contract, in a conspicuous manner on the first page of credits in all programs and on houseboards, displays and in all other advertising announcements of any kind.
Percentages listed indicate required type size in relation to title size.
THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS 

(100%)

 
Music and Lyrics by
JOHN KANDER and FRED EBB

(50%)

 
Book by
DAVID THOMPSON

(50%)

 
Original Direction and Choreography by
Susan Stroman

(50%)

 
Note:  If space limitations make it impracticable to use the above stacked billing for the Authors, the following form is acceptable, with the credit for Stroman appearing on a line below the line for the Bookwriter, Composer and Lyricist:
 
Music and Lyrics by
JOHN KANDER & FRED EBB

(50%)

Book by
DAVID THOMPSON

(50%)

Original Direction and Choreography by
Susan Stroman

(50%)

The names of each of the parties constituting Author and Susan Stroman shall, in each instance, be in the same size, typeface and prominence.
In addition to the foregoing credits, if you elect to recreate Susan Stroman’s original direction and choreography, you shall accord the following billing credit to the person(s) engaged to recreate it, on a line below to the credit to Susan Stroman and in a size of type no larger than 75% of the size of her credit as follows:
“Original Direction and Choreography recreated by [name(s)]”
 
No billing shall appear in type larger or more prominent than the billing to the Authors, except for the title of the Play; provided, however, that Authors’ and Stroman’s billing need not be accorded on marquees and need not be accorded in connection with any press release relating solely to the star(s) of the Play, or in ABC or teaser ads, or in radio or television ads, or in print ads of less than one-quarter page in which only the stars above the title, the title of the Play and the name of the theatre appear.  Billing for the Authors and Susan Stroman will in any event be no less favorable than that accorded to any author by the same theatre (i.e., size, marquee billing, etc.) in the same season as it presents the Play.
Licensee also agrees to provide the following billing to the following music personnel on the title page of the program only, in the same size and type of font as the designers of the Play:
Orchestrations
Larry Hochman
Musical Arrangements
Glen Kelly
Vocal Arrangements
David Loud
Producer also agrees to provide the following billing to the original producers of the Play, on the title page of the program only, each credit appearing in the same size and font:
The Scottsboro Boys received its World Premiere at the Vineyard Theatre, Douglas Aibel, Artistic Director, Jennifer Garvey-Blackwell, Executive Director, New York City, February 2010.
 
Bios: In addition, you agree to include the Author’s biographies in all programs of the Play that include biographies of any other creative team members. Bios can be found on the MTI website at: http://www.mtishows.com/about/authors-bios
The videotaping or other video or audio recording of this production is strictly prohibited