Start your examination of Brockett by looking through the table of contents.
- Locate the chapter that covers the time period and nation that you have chosen for your assignment (if that is appropriate).
- Note that many chapters have a section devoted to costumes, scene design and theater architecture, actors and acting. Historical and cultural aspects of the time period and nation are often considered as well. For example, below are listed sections treating government regulation of the theater, financial policies, audiences and performances