I want to share this here as well. This is a very informative and excellent example to developing a performance contract/ agreement with your client. Thank you, Mahin!
Last week I got an email from a local dancer asking about performance contracts and what to include in one. I’ll admit I was uncomfortable with contracts when I first started to do private gigs. Some part of me felt it was a gesture of distrust toward my client, but twelve years and a several hundred parties later, I wouldn’t do a private gig without one. I’ve come to realize that it’s just a document of clarity and commitment that makes sure we are in agreement on the details, and most people aren’t put off by them. I call mine a “Performance Agreement”; I think it accurately describes its purpose and sounds less intimidating to the sensitive client.
Before I venture on a word further, I will say that I am not a legal professional and my contract has not been written by a legal professional. It also has never…
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