TIP SHEET FOR PERFORMING RIGHTS
The DLI act as agent.
you are unsure about the agent / or publisher please contact the
DLI for the required information.
the availability of the play for performance by amateur companies
before commencing rehearsals.
for rights should reach the DLI office at least 14 days before
the date of the first performance(s).
who have been deceased for over 70 years are not subject to copyright.
HOWEVER translations or adaptations of their works may still be
subject to copyright law. (e.g. The Seagull by Anton Chekov trans
apply to a number of playwrights work. (Samuel Beckett, Bertholt
Brecht, Dario Fo, Harold Pinter, Edward Albee to name a few) The
restrictions in place change from time to time so please consult
the DLI. Amateur groups in Ireland who consult the main agents
directly will be referred back to the Drama League of Ireland.
application form for performing rights
Click here for application form for performing rights.
always check before starting rehearsals of any play to make
sure that the rights are available.
The DLI can be contacted on 00 353 1 296 9343 or email firstname.lastname@example.org