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Theatre Research

Tips and Resources for research in theatre.

Theater Resources

Theater Resources in the UWM Libraries

The UWM Libraries offer a range of resources of use to students of theater, including:

  • Streaming performances and documentaries.
  • Printed plays, scenes, and monologue collections.
  • Scholarly books and articles about plays, theater history, acting, and productions.
  • Access to magazines and newspapers, including reviews and trade periodicals for theater professionals.
  • Primary sources on the history of theater, especially in Milwaukee.
  • A dedicated Music & Performing Arts Librarian to help you with your research!

This guide will help you explore the resources most relevant to your class, both inside and outside the library. If you need help, use the contact information on the left to contact a librarian.

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