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Bluff Your Way Through the Play
Not just the plays of Shakespeare. From Seattle Shakespeare Company.
Community Theatre Resource Center
Resources available to community theatres. From the American Association of Community Theatre.
The Federal Theatre Project
Contains documentation for stage productions mounted by the Federal Theatre Project in the period 1935-39. Includes sixty-eight digitized playscripts listed by author and production location.
A free service for locating plays in the catalogs of all major play publishers.
Glossary of Technical Theatre Terms
Musicals 101
The Cyber Encyclopedia of Musical Theatre, TV and Film. Shows
"THE place for musical theater. Fans, cast, and crew come together to chat and share on the MdN forums." Alphabetical list of musicals leads to the song lists, synopses and more. From
One Act Plays (Bookshelf)
Free, full text for one act plays from many playwrights. From Project Gutenberg.
Play Study Guide Archive
"Here you'll find archived Rep Study Guides dating back to the 2005-2006 Season. They are organized alphabetically below." From the Repertory Theatre St. Louis.
Playbill Vault (Formerly "Awards Database")
Database of Broadway shows. Search by keyword or browse by season. Includes cast and production credits, awards and nominations, opening date, closing date, number of performances, and grosses.
Royalty-Free One-Act Plays
Shakespeare's Monologues
Select whether you want monologues for men or women, then choose the play.
Theatre on a Shoestring
Resources for producing quality theatre on a shoestring budget.
Tony Awards Database
Virtual Library: Theatre and Drama
Pointers to resources in more than 50 countries around the world, for professionals, amateurs, academics and students of all ages.

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