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Databases by Subject: Drama/Theater Arts
Find articles in theatre, performing arts, and dance.
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Find full text entries in the Gale Literature Criticism series.
Find journal articles, books and dissertations published worldwide from the 1920s on literature, language and linguistics.
Find one-act plays, pageants, plays in verse, radio and television plays, classic drama, and monologues.
Database of citations to books, journal articles, critical editions of literary works, book reviews and collections of essays published anywhere in the world from 1920 onwards.
Find American plays, farces, melodramas, minstrel shows, realist plays, frontier plays and temperance dialogues. From 1714 to 1915.
Find plays from and about Asian Americans including subject, authors, characters,and scenes.
Find plays by playwrights from North America, English-speaking Africa, the Caribbean, and other African diaspora countries from 1850-present.
A searchable database of more than 3,900 full-text plays in verse and prose tracing the development of drama in English from the medieval mystery cycles to the comedies of Oscar Wilde, covering 1300 to 1900.
Find fiction, poetry and plays written in English and Spanish by Chicano, Cuban, Puerto Rican, Dominican, and other Latino authors working in the United States.
Find plays, articles, photographs, and interviews related to American Indian, First Nation, and Pacific Islanders playwrights of the 20th century.
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Find plays, playbills, production photos, and other materials related to women playwrights, from colonial era to present day.
Find articles on the study of Hispanic and Latin America and the Caribbean Basin.
Find Shakespeare editions of the complete works, adaptations, other works published during Shakespeare's time, prompt books, the Gordon Crosse Theatrical Diaries, criticism, reviews, and images.
Find essays, reviews, and textual and critical studies on Shakespeare.
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Find plays, monologues, cast, stage directions; search by gender, number of speakers, year.
Find Canadian and American plays, companies, theatres, playwrights, characters.
Find Shakespeare-related scholarship and theatrical productions published or produced worldwide between 1960 and the present time.