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  • Acting
  • Actors
  • Children's plays
  • Community theater
  • Costume
  • Drama -- History and criticism
  • Dramatic criticism
  • Experimental theater
  • Feminist theater
  • Gay theater
  • Melodrama
  • Moralities
  • Musical theater
  • Playbills
  • Repertory theater
  • Scene painting
  • Set designers
  • Stage lighting
  • Stage machinery
  • Stage props
  • Theater -- Biography
  • Theater -- Casting
  • Theater -- History
  • Theater -- Production and direction
  • Theater -- Reviews
  • Theater and society
  • Theater audiences
  • Theater critics
  • Theater management
  • Theater rehearsals
  • Theaters -- Models
  • Theaters -- Sound effects
  • Theaters -- Stage setting and scenery
  • Theatrical agents
  • Theatrical companies
  • Theatrical producers and directors

Call Numbers

GT500 - GT2289 Costumes -- history/description  
GT2290 - GT2341 Hair, cosmetics
ND2885 Scene painting
NK8802 - NK8998 Textile arts
PN1600 - PN3307 Drama
PN2068 Make-up
PN2091 .E4 Electric devices; stage lighting
PN2091 .S8 Stage settings; scenery
PN2061 - PN2071 Art of acting
PN2085 - PN2901 The stage and accessories
PN2091 .S6 Sound effects
PN2131 - PN2145 Ancient theatre History
PN2152 - PN2160 Medieval theatre history
PN2171 - PN2179 Renaissance theatre history
PN2181 - PN2193 Modern theatre history
PN3035 The Jewish theatre
PN6110.5 - PN6120 Play collections
PR621 - PR739 English literature-drama
PR641 - PR739 History of drama literature
PS330 - PS352 American literature-drama
TS545 - TT850 Costumes -- construction


Call numbers A-I are on the third floor, J-Z are on the fourth floor. Please ask a librarian or library staff member if you need help finding materials. 

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