Yearly Archives: 2014

Wanda is a Middle School Hero: Get to Know This Kid’s Musical That Gets to the Heart of the Matter

TheatricalWrites Readers:  Check-Out WANDA’S WORLD and get a FREE READING COPY of the script! The start of Middle School/Junior High can be a scary time for our ‘tweens. As any drama teacher who works with kids of this age in school or in youth theatre programs will tell you, these young people are in a… Read more »

Happy Holidays from Team TRW!

2014 was a banner year for TRW. With a slew of exciting new acquisitions and the continuing success of our core catalogue, we are looking forward to 2015 and the many opportunities we’ll have to work one-to-one to find the perfect TRW title for your theatre group. When you license a TRW musical, you’ll have… Read more »

Theatrical Rights Worldwide (TRW) Announces Acquisition of Jersey Boys

Theatrical Rights Worldwide (TRW) announces the acquisition of the Tony Award-winning mega-hit musical Jersey Boys for their Broadway Collection. Theatrical Rights Worldwide (TRW) President and CEO Steve Spiegel announced today the acquisition of exclusive representation for stage performance rights to Broadway’s Tony Award-winning Best Musical, Jersey Boys. “I’m happy to announce the signing of a… Read more »

Spiegel Takes Full Ownership of Theatrical Rights Worldwide

Musical theatre licensor Theatrical Rights Worldwide (TRW), founded by President & CEO Steve Spiegel in 2006, announces Spiegel’s acquisition of full ownership of the company. The venture was initially a partnership between Spiegel and Northwater Capital, an international IP fund based in Toronto. Spiegel spoke briefly from TRW’s New York City offices as the deal… Read more »

UK/Ireland Customer Alert: Your Grail Awaits!

Now is the time…this is your Quest! MONTY PYTHON’S SPAMALOT is now available for productions in the UK & Ireland opening in September/October, 2016 or later. Be advised that you will not be permitted to begin advertising or marketing your production until 1 July 2016, after the next leg of the MONTY PYTHON’S SPAMALOT UK tour… Read more »

Video Sells Tickets: CINEVATIVE Delivers Broadway Quality Ads, Branded with Your Production Info!

When it’s all said and sung, selling tickets is a top priority for all theatre organizations. Cutting-edge marketing that really works to sell your show relies on top-quality video promos for social networks, your website and broadcast. When you post a high quality video on your website and Facebook, Twitter, et al…you get results. Video… Read more »

Professionally Speaking with TRW’s Sean Cercone

Welcome to the first monthly installment of Professionally Speaking.  My goal – make your job a little bit easier… In the coming months we look forward to a website redesign, hosted blog launch and many EXCITING NEW ANNOUNCEMENTS!  Things at TRW are cookin’! Did you know 72% of professional theatres in America have seating under 299 seats?… Read more »

Unforgettable Moments from the 2014 EdTA HS Thespian Festival: True Connections

One of our biggest and best opportunities to meet our customers happens at the end of June each year in Lincoln, Nebraska. The Educational Theatre Association’s (EdTA) International Thespian Festival is held in this lovely and welcoming city each summer on the campus of the University of Nebraska. This year, nearly 4000 Thespians and their directors… Read more »