dramatic rights

dramatic rights

noun dramatizing rights, live stage rights, performance rights, stage presentation rights, stage rights, theatrical rights
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And she appeared to hit an even bigger jackpot when she sold the dramatic rights to the Disney Channel.
Disney optioned the dramatic rights in 1999 before the first book was even released, and tapped Whitney Houston and Debra Martin Chase as producers to create a movie starring Raven-Symone.
Disney optioned them for $15,000 for two and a half years and then bought the dramatic rights for the valuable Cheetah brand for a song--a mere $50,000.
In contracts with freelance writers, Talk and Zoetrope ask for dramatic rights upfront.
Then, when television and movie deals-in-progress blocked the theatre from obtaining dramatic rights immediately, Roddy cornered Ernest Gaines at an honorary degree ceremony at Tulane University and talked him into smoothing the way.
Other rights such as reprint rights, dramatic rights, serialization and foreign rights are standardly negotiated separately within the publishing industry.