Drama Online
eBooks Primary Sources Videos
Drama Online
eBooks Primary Sources Videos


We have access to:

  • Core Collection - over 1,200 playtexts of plays by the world's leading dramatists. Ranging from Sophocles and Shakespeare to Harold Pinter and Caryl Churchill, and including a continually growing collection of the very latest contemporary writers;
  • Critical Studies and Performance Practice - over 100 academic books from the Methuen Drama and The Arden Shakespeare series;
  • National Theatre - 50 filmed performances from 10 years of NT Live broadcasts, alongside high-quality NT Archive recordings;
  • Oberon Books - playtexts of contemporary and canonical productions from all over the world; 
  • Asian Theatre Video Collection - from Butoh to Bollywood, Bunraku to Topeng, this collection is a vital repository for students and academics interested in Asia’s rich theatrical traditions;
  • Physical Actor Training - an A-Z -a collection of videos and learning resources on physicality in acting.
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