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Drama & Theatre Research Guide

Why articles?

Articles are shorter than books and often more current.  

There are many types of articles you might find interesting:

  • Analysis of a play from a literary point of view
  • Scholarly articles about theater history
  • Reviews of plays
  • Professional publications addressing issues of current importance for people in theater
  • How-to articles


The following databases may include information of interest. 

For reviews, you may also want to check newspaper databases, like: