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About this Guide

The Theater Research Guide will help you find Theater resources available thru the BU Libraries.  It provides information on:

  • Finding books and articles (in print and online)
  • Background information - guides, encyclopedias, and critical theory sources
  • Playscripts, costume/set design and theater production
  • Open Access resources including websites and digital collections
  • Theater related programs at Boston University

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Featured Resources

Featured Database: Digital Theatre+

Watch the video for an introduction to Digital Theatre+.

About the Resource: Digital Theatre+ provides access to a wide range of video content, including high-quality theatrical productions, training videos and teaching resources.  Students can access work from many theatre companies including the Royal Shakespeare Company, BroadwayHD, L.A. Theatre Works and much more.  The platform provides new ways for students to engage with dramatic texts, poetry, and performance.

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