The Academy for New Musical Theatre and State of the Art Productions will host a weekend conference July 14 - 16 about the ins and outs of the musical theatre business called, "The Biz of the Musical Theatre Biz."
Seminars will cover musical theatre contracts, whether to produce your own show, payment, writers' rights, and legal issues surrounding contracts, licensing, and copyright. Los Angeles producers and artistic directors will reveal their process for selecting and scheduling original musicals for their seasons and listen to pitches from attendees.
The conference will take place at the Academy for New Musical Theatre, 5628 Vineland Ave. in North Hollywood, Calif. $75-495.
For more information, call (818) 506-8500 or visit www.anmt.org.
-- Nicole Kristal