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General Theatre Websites - Use These Websites to Research all Aspects of Theatre

TheatreHistory.com - Excellent site
Internet Broadway Database
Justin Theatre Links - Online directory to thousands of theatre resources.
Moonstruck Bookstore -Online source for plays, sheet music, theatre news and provides encyclopedia-style biographies.
New York Times Theatre Connection
Theatre Database.com
Theatre History of the Web - Maintained by Jack Wolcott of the University of Washington School of Drama
Theatre History websites - Links to theatre websites including Classical theatre, Ancient theatre and Elizabethan theatre.
WWW Virtual Library for Theatre & Drama

Ancient Theatre

Ancient Greek Theatre - History of Ancient Greek Theatre
Ancient Greek Theatre - A brief introduction to Ancient Greek Theater
Ancient Greek Theatre - Reed University
Ancient Theatre Pictures - Classical Origins of Western Culture -
Dr. J Illustrated Lectures to the classical world
Greek and Roman Glossary
PBS Greek Theatre
History of Ancient Greek Comedy

Ancient Rome and Greece

General Theatre Websites - Use These Websites to Research all Aspects of Theatre

Ancient Theatre

Databases for Historical Context

 

 

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Theatre Biographies

General Biography Websites:
Academy of Achievers - Leaders, visionaries and pioneers who shaped the world.
Biography.com - Famous biographies
Hyper History Timeline - History timeline with brief bios for important people including scientists, artists, composers and politicians.
Multnomah County Library Mega-Bio Site - Links to hundreds of biography websites.
Times 100 - Biographies from Times magazine

Actors/Actresses Biographies
About.com
Ringling Images of 19th Century Actors
Biography.com
Info Please.com
Internet Broadway Database
Internet Movie Database
New York Times Biographies
PBS Biographies
Who's Who in Musicals
 

Authors:
Academy of American Poets
African American Women Writers of the 19th Century
 

Theatre Occupations

The Occupational Handbook - Musicians, Singers
The Occupational Handbook - Actors, Producer, Directors
The Occupational Handbook - Dancers and Choreographers