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Library Research Guide for Theatre Arts


Critical Survey of Drama.
Lvl 4 West - PN1625 .C68 2003
(Carl Rollyson, ed. Pasadena, CA: Salem Press, 2003.)
Offers in-depth treatments of major dramatists. Organized by author. Each entry includes biographical, bibliographical, and anyalytical coverage.

Drama Criticism.
(Gale Research. Detroit: Gale Research, 1991-present.)
Provides criticism (text) of the most significant or popular dramatic works from around the world. Organized by playwright/author and includes an index by nationality and title or work.

Guide to Critical Reviews.
(James M. Salem, ed. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1966-1984.)
A bibliography of critical reviews of American plays and musicals produced between 1909 and 1982. Part 3 of the set includes some foreign productions and part 4 includes American screenplays.