Didaskalia Ancient Theatre Today
"Didaskalia is an electronic resource and journal dedicated to the study of ancient Greek and Roman drama." The site includes lists of performances, conferences, events, news and publications on ancient theatre. The conference in Oxford, UK called "Peace, Birds and Frogs" sounds intriguing. The panel on translating Aristophanes alone would be worth the trip.
Inter-play: An online index to plays in collections, anthologies and periodicals.
This Web site displays citations for theatrical plays. The authors claim that most of the plays cited are "not indexed in the standard printed play indexes such as Ottemiller's Index to Plays in Collections or H. W. Wilson's Play Index." Currently, there are over 17,500 citations of plays ranging from ancient to modern. Foreign language as well as English plays are indexed. You may search by playwright or by play. Edited by two Humanities librarians from Portland State University.' (Information from Lii.org.)
Justin's Drama and Theatre Links
This website provides extensive links on theatre genre and styles, scripts, educational and reference materials.
Everything that is going on in theatre including show listings, job listings, articles, awards, the "Week in Review" and more.
Theatre History on the Web
This site is "a resource for theatre historians and students of the theatre's history." It provides links to many resources and provides search tips for finding theatre information in the British Library and the Library of Congress.
Utah Shakespearean Festival: Educational Resources
"This site has synopses, lists of characters, articles, links, and other teaching aids for the plays and lives of Shakespeare and other playwrights (Barrie, Chekhov, Gilbert and Sullivan, Miller, Molière, and several others). There are also general theater resources. Material is from the archives of Insights, Midsummer Magazine, study guides, souvenir programs, and other publications of the Utah Shakespearian Festival. An excellent 'starting point for research and study, for teaching, and for general information.'" (Quoted from Lii.org).
Utah Shakespearean Festival: Theatre on the Web
Extensive list of Shakespearean festivals, other Shakespeare sites and other theatre sites. Amazing to behold.
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June 9, 2010