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 Samuel French discounts on Wilder & Christie titles
 

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AACT member theatres are receiving a new benefit
due to two upcoming anniversaries, thanks to Samuel French, Inc.

Agatha Christie and Thornton Wilder

Agatha Christie & Thornton Wilder

 

The 60th anniversary of Agatha Christies The Mousetrap and the 75th anniversary of Thornton Wilder’s Our Town will occur within the 2012-13 AACT membership year. In celebration, Samuel French is reaching out to AACT member theatres by offering substantial discounts on all Wilder and Christie properties.


Abbie Van Nostrand, Director of Acquisitions and Marketing for Samuel French, expressed the company’s pleasure with the discount program. “Samuel French is delighted that both the Agatha Christie and Thornton Wilder Estates saw fit to allow us to celebrate these extraordinary anniversaries of The Mousetrap and Our Town with a special discount offering to the community theatres,” she said.


For Thornton Wilder plays, Samuel French offers:

  • 10% Discount on orders on all cast copies of Thornton Wilder titles published by Samuel French.

  • 10% Discount on the licensing fees for any Thornton Wilder one-act play published by Samuel French, when the AACT Member theatre has a production that runs for two performances or more.

Samuel French is offering the following on Agatha Christie titles:

  • 10% Discount on all orders of cast copies of select Agatha Christie titles published by Samuel French.

  • 10% Discount on licensing fees for select Agatha Christie titles published by Samuel French, when the theatre has a production that runs for 6 performances or more.

Eligibility

To be eligible, theatres must be members in good standing of AACT. [n the "Comments" section of the Merchandise Order Form or Licensing Application, you must indicate that you are a member of AACT in order to be eligible for the discount.] Shows must be performed during the time period of the promotion. Both programs are available for productions produced between September 1, 2012 and December 31, 2013. 

 

Applications for these discounts will be accepted beginning July 2, 2012. For more information, contact Samuel French at outreach@samuelfrench.com.



Thornton Wilder one-act titles 
available for licensing fee discount promotion:

Bernice

Cement Hands

Childhood

Drunken Sister

The Happy Journey to Trenton and Camden

In Shakespeare and the Bible

Infancy

Long Christmas Dinner

Love and How To Cure It

Pullman Car Hiawatha

Queens of France

Ringing of Doorbells

Rivers Under the Earth

Someone from Assisi

Such Things Only Happen in Books

The Wreck on the 5:25

Youth

Thornton Wilder titles 
available for
cast copy promotion:

Alcestiad

The Matchmaker

Our Town

The Skin Of Our Teeth

Thornton Wilder One Act Series: Wilder’s Classic

One Acts

Thornton Wilder One Act Series: The Seven Deadly Sins

Thornton Wilder One Act Series: The Ages of Man


Agatha Christie titles 
available for licensing fee discount promotion:

And Then There Were None

Appointment with Death

Black Coffee

Go Back for Murder

The Hollow

The Mousetrap

Murder on the Nile

The Rule of Three

Spider’s Web

The Unexpected Guest

Verdict

Witness for the Prosecution

Agatha Christie titles 
available for
cast copy promotion:

And Then There Were None

Black Coffee

Verdict

Witness for the Prosecution

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