The most comprehensive record of the theatrical season-Broadway, Off-Broadway, and Off-Off-Broadway, including listings for over 60 regional companies. Each entry includes photos, a complete cast listing, producers, directors, authors, composers, opening and closing dates, song titles, plot synopses, and more. Olin has annual volumes from 1945 to 2012.
Theatre: Stage to Screen to Television by William T. Leonard
Call Number: Books - 3rd Floor PN2189.L44
Publication Date: 1995-05-30
Details of productions across media. These two volumes cover performances up until 1992. More Theatre (PN 2189.M32 2003) extends the coverage from 1993-2001, and More Theatre III (PN 2190 M37 2008) from 2001 to 2008.
The Best Plays of...
Publication Date: Books - 3rd Floor PN2266.A2 B4
This annual series is centered on essays on the best plays each year but also includes information on productions, awards, and more. The Rollins collection has these volumes going back to 1899.
The Elizabethan Stage
Call Number: GENERAL PN2589 .C4 (3rd Floor)
The classic, four volume set providing comprehensive coverage of this vital period of theatrical history.
The London Stage is a key reference work documenting theatrical performances in eighteenth-century London. This information has been compiled from the playbills, newspapers and theatrical diaries of the period. An older print edition is available on the Olin Library 3rd Floor at PN1582 .G72 L65. It can also be searched as a database at http://www.eighteenthcenturydrama.amdigital.co.uk/LondonStage/Database