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VIDEO UPDATE: THAT'SWHATSHESAID Playwright Courtney Meaker and Creator/Performer Erin Pike Reflect on Copyright ControversyVIDEO UPDATE: THAT'SWHATSHESAID Playwright Courtney Meaker and Creator/Performer Erin Pike Reflect on Copyright Controversy
by Michael Dale - Mar 22, 2016

The play made up of dialogue from the female characters of 2014-2015's 10 most frequently produced American plays received a cease and desist in February. (more...)

UPDATE: Erin Pike's THAT'SWHATSHESAID Receives New Cease and Desist Order From Dramatists Play ServiceUPDATE: Erin Pike's THAT'SWHATSHESAID Receives New Cease and Desist Order From Dramatists Play Service
by Michael Dale - Feb 11, 2016

The solo piece criticizes the way women are represented in American theatre by using excerpts from the ten most frequently produced American plays of 2014-15. (more...)

UPDATE: Erin Pike's THAT'SWHATSHESAID Performed With Revisions After Samuel French's Cease and Desist OrderUPDATE: Erin Pike's THAT'SWHATSHESAID Performed With Revisions After Samuel French's Cease and Desist Order
by Michael Dale - Feb 8, 2016

The solo piece up of material from popular plays was ordered not to go on after a complaint from one of the playwrights. (more...)

Danny Burstein, Alan Cumming, Jackie Hoffman, Aaron Tveit and More Set for ROW J This DecemberDanny Burstein, Alan Cumming, Jackie Hoffman, Aaron Tveit and More Set for ROW J This December
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2015

The Jewish Channel will continue its second season of its popular theater-oriented monthly TV show, ROW J, with a new episode to begin airing on Tuesday, December 1. ROW J is hosted by TJC correspondent Meredith Ganzman. The executive producer is Brian Scott Lipton. Featured in this edition are theatre stars Danny Burstein, Alan Cumming, Jackie Hoffman, Aaron Tveit and more! (more...)

Photo Flash: Inside Samuel French's 'SING AND TELL' with Jay Armstrong Johnson, Emily Skeggs & MorePhoto Flash: Inside Samuel French's 'SING AND TELL' with Jay Armstrong Johnson, Emily Skeggs & More
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2015

Last night, Thursday October 1, Samuel French, the world's largest publisher and licensor of stage plays and musicals, in collaboration with HowlRound,  presented  Sing and Tell: A Benefit Concert for the Dramatists Guild Fund at Feinstein's/54 Below. (more...)

Samuel French Offers Enhanced e-Play Edition of Agatha Christie's AND THEN THERE WERE NONESamuel French Offers Enhanced e-Play Edition of Agatha Christie's AND THEN THERE WERE NONE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2015

Agatha Christie's AND THEN THERE WERE NONE is the best-selling crime novel of all time, with 100 million copies sold worldwide. Now for the first time, her play of the same title has been expanded into a major resource for theatre makers, theatre lovers, and Agatha Christie fans alike. Samuel French, the world's largest publisher and licensor of stage plays and musicals, announces its high tech contribution to this classic in the format of the first ever enhanced e-Play AND THEN THERE WERE NONE: Enhanced Acting Edition.  (more...)

Charles Strouse, Amanda Green, Emily Skeggs, Joe Iconis and More Slated for Samuel French #MUSICALSWEEKCharles Strouse, Amanda Green, Emily Skeggs, Joe Iconis and More Slated for Samuel French #MUSICALSWEEK
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2015

BroadwayWorld is excited to report that Samuel French, the world's largest publisher and licensor of stage plays and musicals, has slated '#MusicalsWeek: Protecting, Developing & Celebrating Musical Theatre' for Monday, September 28 through Thursday, October 1, 2015. (more...)

Samuel French, Inc. to Represent Tony-Winning Musical FUN HOMESamuel French, Inc. to Represent Tony-Winning Musical FUN HOME
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2015

BroadwayWorld has learned that Samuel French, the world's premier theatrical publishing and licensing company, has landed the performance rights of the ground-breaking hit musical Fun Home, winner of five Tony Awards, including Best Musical. Based on the acclaimed graphic novel by Alison Bechdel, Fun Home features music by Jeanine Tesori with book and lyrics by Lisa Kron, the first all-female writing team to win the Tony for musical score. (more...)

Samuel French Names New Literary DirectorSamuel French Names New Literary Director
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2015

Samuel French, the world's premier theatrical publishing and licensing company, has announced the promotion of Amy Rose Marsh to Literary Director. (more...)

Synacor's Himesh Bhise to Participate in 6th Annual broadbandtvcon, March 3-4, Los AngelesSynacor's Himesh Bhise to Participate in 6th Annual broadbandtvcon, March 3-4, Los Angeles
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2015

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Samuel French, Inc. Acquires Licensing Rights to ROCK OF AGESSamuel French, Inc. Acquires Licensing Rights to ROCK OF AGES
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2015

Get ready to rock! Samuel French, the world's premiere theatrical publishing and licensing company, is now accepting requests for professional and amateur performance rights for the five-time Tony Award Nominated smash hit Rock of Ages. Fresh from a six-year run on Broadway, Rock of Ages joins Samuel French's collection of great musicals including Chicago, Grease, The Rocky Horror Show and Heathers the Musical. (more...)

HEATHERS THE MUSICAL Now Available for Licensing Through Samuel FrenchHEATHERS THE MUSICAL Now Available for Licensing Through Samuel French
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2014

Samuel French, the world's premiere theatrical publishing and licensing company, is excited to announce its exclusive representation of worldwide professional and amateur stage performance rights to Heathers The Musical. Direct from its Off-Broadway run, the delightfully dark musical joins the Samuel French catalogue alongside other great musicals such as Grease, Chicago, The Rocky Horror Show, and Rock of Ages. (more...)

Samuel French Launches The 1830 ClubSamuel French Launches The 1830 Club
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2014

Samuel French, the world's oldest theatrical publishing and licensing company, has announced their new customer rewards program: THE 1830 CLUB. Named for the year in which the company was founded, the new program allows members to earn discounts each time they shop on the Samuel French website. (more...)

Samuel French to Welcome Speakers from Dramatist's Guild, SDCS and More for #RightsWeek, 7/14-17Samuel French to Welcome Speakers from Dramatist's Guild, SDCS and More for #RightsWeek, 7/14-17
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2014

Samuel French, the 184-year-old publishing and licensing company, has announced a collaboration with HowlRound, an online community for theatre artists, this summer on a four-day event (July 14-17) that will focus on intellectual property and the rights of artists in the theatre. (more...)

Polly Carl, Kristoffer Diaz & More Join Samuel French's Advisory CommitteePolly Carl, Kristoffer Diaz & More Join Samuel French's Advisory Committee
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2014

Samuel French, the 184-year-old publishing and licensing company, has announced the new members of its 2014 Advisory Committee. They comprise notable industry professionals representing a wide spectrum of interests and perspectives in the theatrical community. The 2014 Advisory Committee members are Polly Carl (Director and Editor of HowlRound: A Center for the Theater Commons at Emerson College), Kristoffer Diaz (playwright and educator; plays include The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity, Welcome to Arroyo's, The Upstairs Concierge), Seth Glewen (Co-Head of The Gersh Agency Theater Department), Amanda Green (Tony-nominated lyricist/composer), Mark S. Hoebee (Producing Artistic Director of the Paper Mill Playhouse), David Roth (Head of Theatre Dept. at Staples High School in Westport, CT), and Lou Ursone (Executive Director of Curtain Call Theatre). (more...)

Samuel French Names Bruce Lazarus Executive DirectorSamuel French Names Bruce Lazarus Executive Director
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2012

Samuel French Inc. today announced that Bruce Lazarus has joined the company as Executive Director. Lazarus will oversee company strategy, marketing and business affairs. (more...)

Andre Bishop, Todd Haimes, et al. Honor the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, 11/6Andre Bishop, Todd Haimes, et al. Honor the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, 11/6
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2011

On Sunday, November 6, 2011, Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU), now celebrating its 20th year, will host the 2011 TRU Love Benefit at Caroline's on Broadway (1626 Broadway between 49th and 50th ). The Benefit was created to honor those who have lent standout service to the theatrical community. This year's award recipients are producer Bruce Lazarus; Ben Cameron and the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation; and Lou Rodgers of Golden Fleece Limited. (more...)

Andre Bishop, Todd Haimes, et al. Honor the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, 11/6Andre Bishop, Todd Haimes, et al. Honor the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, 11/6
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2011

On Sunday, November 6, 2011, Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU), now celebrating its 20th year, will host the 2011 TRU Love Benefit at Caroline's on Broadway (1626 Broadway between 49th and 50th ). The Benefit was created to honor those who have lent standout service to the theatrical community. This year's award recipients are producer Bruce Lazarus; Ben Cameron and the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation; and Lou Rodgers of Golden Fleece Limited. (more...)

Theatre Resources Unlimited Holds Intensive Workshop, 1/22Theatre Resources Unlimited Holds Intensive Workshop, 1/22
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2011

Theater Resources Unlimited opens up the possibilities for tomorrow's productions with RAISING MONEY FOR THEATER: How, Who and When to Ask, an all-day intensive workshop about many crucial aspects of raising money for theater. The workshop takes place on Saturday, January 22, 2011 from 10am-6pm at The Players Theatre, 3rd Floor Loft, 115 MacDougal Street (below W. 3rd Street), NYC. Workshop fee is $175 ($25 off for members of TRU). (more...)

Theatre Resources Unlimited Holds Intensive Workshop, 1/22Theatre Resources Unlimited Holds Intensive Workshop, 1/22
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2011

Theater Resources Unlimited opens up the possibilities for tomorrow's productions with RAISING MONEY FOR THEATER: How, Who and When to Ask, an all-day intensive workshop about many crucial aspects of raising money for theater. The workshop takes place on Saturday, January 22, 2011 from 10am-6pm at The Players Theatre, 3rd Floor Loft, 115 MacDougal Street (below W. 3rd Street), NYC. Workshop fee is $175 ($25 off for members of TRU). (more...)

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