Drama and Theatre resources

Twentieth Century Drama (Alexander Street Press / ProQuest)
The most important works from the last century from the English-speaking world, featuring plays from noted playwrights as well as lesser known dramatists, the collection includes works by over 300 writers.

Uncle Tom's Cabin / George Aiken (and other versions)

Glengarry Glen Ross (script)

Bibliography on American history and American culture
To support the College's ATA courses.

Digital Theatre (Routledge)
British theatre productions to purchase and download. This service is aimed at the personal subscriber.

Digital Theatre Plus
Unique films of leading British theatre productions, behind-the-scenes documentaries and written teaching and learning resources aid deeper understanding of productions and texts.

Routledge Performance Archive 
There are sections on practitioners (including our own Niamh Dowling);
There are commentaries on the ideas and principles behind the documented work (including some by Alexei Kokkali); and there is a subject section on things like comedy, performance art, political theatre etc.


DMOZ: Open Directory Project: Performing Arts resources
The Open Directory Project is the largest, most comprehensive human-edited directory of the Web, aiming to be the definitive catalog of the Web. This is the link to their resources for Theatre, including things such as Commedia dell'Arte, Vaudeville, Musicals, Community theatre, Experimental theatre, Physical theatre, Improvisation etc., etc.

Guardian Education: Drama and Dance

Intute: Theatre & Drama
Free access to high quality resources on the Internet covering theatre and drama, theatre history, theatre companies, plays and playwrights, drama therapy, production and performance and backstage crafts.

Ken McCoy's guide to internet resources in Theatre and Performance Studies
A guide to Internet resources compiled by Ken McCoy, Associate Professor and Chair, Communication Studies and Theatre Arts, Stetson University, Florida.

Royal Court Theatre Timeline
Tracing the history of the Royal Court Theatre from 1955 onwards, with links to information on, and videos of, drama productions.

Theatre Database
Provides resources for theatre from ancient, through Medieval and each century up to the twentieth century.

The Theatres Trust: resources
Includes Exploring Theatres, Theatres Database, an Image Library and other resources. See also Theatre History.

V&A Theatre & Performance Resources
The V&A collections, archives, reading lists and links to further information.

V&A TheatreVoice
Managed by V&A Theatre and Performance Department and Rose Bruford College it is the leading site for audio content about British theatre, set up in 2003 to encourage theatre to be talked about in a new way.

WWW Virtual Library: Theatre & Drama

Stanislavski Centre
The Stanislavski Centre at Rose Bruford College is a unique initiative within the UK to create a home for both academic research and practice/performance events based upon the work of Konstantin Stanislavski.

PALATINE (Performing Arts Learning and Teaching Innovation Network) is the Higher Education Academy Subject Centre for Dance, Drama and Music. Their role is to provide high quality support, information, expertise, and resources on good, successful and innovative learning and teaching practices.

Last modified: Tuesday, 25 September 2018, 3:09 PM