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Dramaturgy Subject Research Guide

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Credo Reference
The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Stage Actors and Acting
The Cambridge Guide to Theatre
Metropolitan Opera Encyclopedia: A Comprehensive Guide to the World of Opera

ebrary/ProQuest eBook Central
Directors and Designers
Ghost Light: An Introductory Handbook for Dramaturgy
A Practical Guide to Working in the Theatre
Shakespeare’s Companies: William Shakespeare’s Early Career and the Acting Companies, 1577-1594
Theatre and Culture in Early Modern England, 1650-1737 

EBSCO eBook Academic Collection
Actor Training
Art of Dress Designing
Barbarous Plays: Race on the English Renaissance Stage
Bloom's How to Write About Shakespeare's Tragedies
Blueprint for Screenwriting: A Complete Writer’s Guide to Story Structure and Character Development
Building Your Play: Theory and Practice for the Beginning Playwright
Dramaturgy: A Revolution in Theatre
Great Jobs for Theater Majors
The Improbability of Othello: Rhetorical Anthropology and Shakespearean Selfhood
Performing Remains: Art and War in Times of Theatrical Reenactment
Shakespeare, the Queen's Men, and the Elizabethan Performance of History
Telling History: A Manual for Performers and Presenters of First-Person Narratives
Theatre and Humanism: English Drama in the Sixteenth Century
Theatre: Its Art and Craft

Oxford Digital Reference Collection
The Continuum Companion to Twentieth Century Theatre

Oxford Companion to Theatre and Performance
The Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance

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