THIS IS WHAT SDUK MEMBERSHIP OFFERS YOU:
FINANCIAL AND CONTRACTUAL
- A national fee campaign and continuing efforts to improve pay and rights at all levels.
- A new Model Agreement for Assistant Directors.
- Personal practical advice on contracts at all levels.
- Close collaboration with agents on fees, contracts and conditions.
- A campaign on fees and royalties in the commercial sector, where dubious theatre practices reduce the royalties payable to directors and designers.
- Pursuit of royalties in the subsidised sector, particularly in touring theatre.
- A campaign for royalties for opera directors.
- Steps to improve protection for an opera director’s work.
- A long term campaign to establish and defend the copyright of UK stage directors.
- Discussions with the Writers Guild on copyright and rights in co-authored work.