Ordering Information & FAQ

Booking Programs

  • Use our Booking Form to reserve shows. If you would like to inquire about open dates please use our Inquiry Form.
  • We have always given price breaks to schools that order several programs and/or prepay.
  • You are NOT obligated for any of the programs you express an interest in UNTIL satisfactory dates have been approved by your school.
  • Recommended audience size is usually between 300-350 students per assembly. Larger audiences restrict student participation, limit visibility, and impair hearing at the back of the auditorium.

Requesting Specific Dates

  • Our prices are inexpensive because we sell the programs a year ahead of time, and therefore are able to give each talent a reasonably attractive route or schedule. If you require a specific date, we will have to charge far more than the list price.

Sending of Dates and Times

  • During the month of May we route all the programs that have been reserved for the following year, and these dates and times are sent out in early June! If any of these assigned dates or times conflict with your calendar, let us know immediately, and we will work on these conflicts during the summer. In routing over 5,000 programs, it is sometimes impossible to spread the selected programs out to your satisfaction, in which case we will offer you an alternate program, date, and time.

Length of Programs

  • The programs usually average 40-45 minutes in length. Using the school hours that the schools provide, we try to begin programs at the beginning of class periods. With closed noon hours becoming more prevalent, it is imperative that the school is ready to start the program at the TIME ASSIGNED! Three weeks before a program is to appear at your school, an announcement letter will be sent to you, reminding you of time, date, and fee and asking for your evaluation of the program. This evaluation form and check are then to be sent to the bureau office.

Payment

  • Three weeks before a program is to appear at your school, an announcement letter will be sent to you, reminding you of time, date, and fee and asking for your evaluation of the program. This evaluation form and check are then to be sent to the bureau office.

Guaranteed Programs

  • We feel that our programs are of the highest quality anywhere in the U.S., and back that up with our guarantee. No payment required, if you are dissatisfied for any reason.