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Theatre Appreciation (43-101)

Research a variety of time periods, geographic areas, theatre architecture, scene design, costumes, acting, plays, dramatists, culture, and audiences.

England (1450-1550)

English Tudor theatre

Textbooks on reserve can be checked out for a short period of time.

This time period overlaps with the Middle Ages and the Elizabethan period (1550-1660)

Books in Owens Library with Renaissance English play scripts:

Links to free internet Renaissance English play scripts:

England 1550-1660

Links to the full text of Scripts for English 1550-1660 and Plays
Reading list for theatre majors 


Full Text of English 1550-1660 play scripts from Drama Online:

England (1660-1800)

Core books on English theatre:

Core books on English 17th and 18th century theatre:

Links to the full-text of scripts for English 1660-1800  plays

Reading list for theatre majors 

Free Full Text from Drama Online

England (1800-1900)

Links to the full text of Scripts for English 1800-1900  Play Scripts

Reading list for theatre majors 

Full Text from Drama Online:

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