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Research Guides@Tufts

Intro to Theatre: Home

Research sources for TPS 0001 Introduction to Theatre

Books and Articles

I. JumboSearch for Books   

Tip: For production history of a play (performance/stage history) -- an account of significant productions or adaptations of a theatrical work), try these patterns of searches:


Sample findings:


Note: Worldwide Libraries (also known as WorldCat is still a better place to get a fuller picture of  books on a topic.)


**Check the Boston Public Library's catalog for eBooks (and  sign up for a BPL eCard , Tufts students and faculty eligible)

** "Digital books" on Internet Archive

II. Scholarly and Trade Journal Articles

More Sources For Current Production Reviews

Magazines, Newspapers and the Companies' Websites


For past theatre reviews

Historical Magazines and Newspapers

Interim Research Librarian for Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies

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