COST OF SCRIPT
Each script is priced individually and my be purchased using PAYPAL, Bank Transfer or by Credit/Debit card via the PAYPAL Checkout Payment. Your script/s will be sent by email when the order has been processed following receipt of payment – usually within 24 hours.
ALL SCRIPTS ARE DIGITAL – NO HARD COPIES AVAILABLE
This is a one-off payment for a script (in pdf format) and allows for the duplication of up to 10 copies only. It does not give permission to stage a performance of the play.
NB – PLEASE NOTE THE FEE STRUCTURE BELOW IS APPLICABLE FOR AMATEUR PRODUCTIONS – TO APPLY FOR PROFESSIONAL PRODUCTIONS PLEASE CONTACT INFO@SMITHSCRIPTS.CO.UK
PLEASE ALSO NOTE THAT FOR PAYMENTS FROM COUNTRIES OUTSIDE THE UK THERE MAY BE A TRANSACTION FEE APPLICABLE ON PERFORMANCE FEES
NON-LIVE STAGE PRODUCTIONS
THE FOLLOWING REFERS TO SINGLE PERFORMANCES OF PRODUCTIONS OF ANY OF OUR SCRIPTS USED FOR ZOOM, YOUTUBE, SPOTIFY, CLOUDMIX, FACEBOOK OR SIMILAR
PLEASE COMPLETE A LICENCE APPLICATION FORM & READ THE LICENSING AGREEMENT
FREE TO WATCH
RECORDING POSTED ON YOUTUBE/SPOTIFY/FACEBOOK OR SIMILAR
FULL LENGTH SCRIPT
OVER 60 MINUTES
UNDER 15 MINUTES
|*WHERE A PAYWALL IS USED TO VIEW THE VIDEO THE CHARGE WILL BE 3 TIMES THAT STATED ABOVE|
LIVE STAGE PERFORMANCES
PANTOMIME, JUKE-BOX MUSICALS/PLAYS WITH ORIGINAL MUSIC THROUGHOUT & FULL LENGTH PLAYS
Prices as below according to theatre capacity – as from 17 MAY 2019
100 and under – £35 per performance
101-250 – £45 per performance
251-350 – £60 per performance
351 – 500 – £70 per performance
500+ – £90 per performance
ONE-ACT PLAYS & SHORT PLAYS (over 10 minutes in length)
These scripts are licensed at 50% of the the above prices – though some of the shorter plays will be less. Please enquire at email@example.com
SKETCHES & PLAYS OF 10 MINUTES OR LESS
These scripts are licensed at 25% of the above prices.
MUSICALS WITH ORIGINAL MUSIC
These are licensed at £250 per 7 day period
A note on the use of non-original songs in Jukebox Musicals, Pantomimes in Plays
1. Where songs are suggested as part of a script, it is the duty of the performing company to request permission to perform it.
2. When a performing company adds a song of their choice to a script and wishes to use the original lyrics or their own written lyrics, it is the duty of the performing company to request permissions to perform it.
3. SMITH SCRIPTS is reviewing all current scripts (as of January 2019) and will ensure all lyrics are removed from their scripts – unless they are fully original by the authors of the scripts.
4. Scripts being submitted to SMITH SCRIPTS should observe the fact that no scripts will be accepted which contain lyrics under copyright of someone other than the author/s of the script. However the script may offer suggestions of songs to be used.
PLEASE CONTACT US FOR INFORMATION ON ANY OTHER SCRIPTS
Permission to video a staged performance of one of our scripts is subject to the signing of the agreement and the fee is, as follows
£20 one-off payment