We can help negotiate commissions & rights agreements to get you the best and least risky deal, recommend and broker introductions to theatre owners, and help creatively package your production with industry leading talent to get your show programmed.
We can quickly & accurately draft budgets for any scale of show, from development, fringe or Off West End run to West End season, showing you where you can afford to make savings (and where not to pinch pennies!) according to your ambition and vision for your production.
We can advise on, and make offers to, above-the-line talent, saving you upfront casting fees before the green light. We can also recommend, liaise with and manage casting directors and attend auditions if required.
From our wealth of contacts across all fields, we can recommend and broker introductions to directors, designers, and other creative talent. We also have a database of technical experts in stage management and technical roles, to ensure you have the best team to deliver your creative vision.
With a background in contractual law, our MD, Tara Finney, is an expert in negotiating & drafting all the contracts you need; commissions, rights agreements, cast and creative team contracts, freelancers, venues and third party service providers, saving you additional legal fees wherever possible.
Have a treatment or first draft script? We can help take your show from page to stage by organising and facilitating readings and workshops, providing dramaturgical notes and advising on the best people to take your project to the next draft. From our extensive contacts we can invite the best producers and venues to public sharings to get your show programmed.
We have worked with a huge number of theatres around the UK and abroad and can advise on the ideal scale, houses and the length of your tour. We can book and negotiate your dates, getting you the best deals possible, and reducing your risk on the road. We have good connections to houses in the UK, US, Australia and Middle East in particular.
We work with preferred partners on statutory accountancy and production accounts, getting you the best rates and ensuring a coherent service, including weekly updates and forecasting so that you always know your financial position and what’s around the corner, avoiding any nasty surprises!
We can manage investor relationships for you, draft user-friendly investor packs, manage subscriptions and provide timely updates on all elements of production, from financial to creative. We understand the importance of keeping your investors up-to-date and the delicacy of those relationships, ensuring that anyone backing your production has a professional and enjoyable experience working with you.
We work with the best in the industry in marketing and PR, getting you the finest rates and ensuring a coherent service, including signing off campaigns and expenditure, attending meetings and ensuring your production gets the best coverage for the least cost.
We know how important getting the right production manager is. We work with long term, trusted partners, getting you the best rates and ensuring the physical production meets every expectation. We will work with you on costs, attend production meetings and ensure your production is delivered within budget, and most importantly, in line with the artistic ambition of you and your creative team.
If required, we can advise on immigration issues & VISAs (into the UK, or taking your production abroad). We will inform you of all union agreements and rules with which you need to comply in the UK and can manage the process with local advisors in other territories.