Full Billing



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.
Mel Brooks'
Book by


Music and Lyrics by


Original Direction & Choreography by
Susan Stroman
In addition, if Producer elects to recreate the original direction and choreography of the Play, Producer 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 the credit for Susan Stroman as follows:
"Original Direction and Choreography recreated by [name(s)]"
Producer agrees to place the following credit on the title page of all programs for the Play as follows:
"Puttin' on the Ritz" by Irving Berlin
In addition, Producer agrees to place the following credits in all programs for the Play as follows (need not be on title page):
"Puttin' On The Ritz"
Words and music by Irving Berlin© 1928,1929 by Irving Berlin (ASCAP)© Renewed
Orchestrators shall receive the following credit on the title page of all programs for productions of the Play in which the Orchestrations are used:
“Orchestrations by Doug Besterman and Mark Cumberland”
The Orchestrators’ billing shall appear in a size and boldness of type equal in all respects to the size and boldness of type of the billing accorded to the designers of the Play and shall be accorded wherever and whenever the name of the music supervisor is accorded billing. In addition, Orchestrators shall be entitled to an approved bio in all programs whenever the music or design team members receive bios in the program.
You are required to include the Authors’ 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/author-bios
The videotaping or other video or audio recording of this production is strictly prohibited