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Theatre & Performance Research Guide: Scripts & Plays

A Note on Subject Headings

When searching catalogues and databases, knowing the "correct" terminology can make all the difference. Try using these subject headings in your search:


Drama Collections

Dramatic Criticism

Dramatic Production

Dramatists, American



One-Act Plays


Musicals -- Production and direction

Performing arts -- Reviews -- Index


British Drama & Literature

Literature and drama

From Beowulf to the Bront√ęs, from Shakespeare quartos to Wendy Cope's emails, our collections offer an unparalleled resource for the study of English literature and British theatre. They cover a range of formats including archives and manuscripts, printed books and sound recordings.

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