General Theatre Websites - Use These Websites to Research all Aspects of Theatre - Excellent site
American Theatre Wing -Dedicated to celebrating excellence and supporting education in the theatre.
Internet Broadway Database
Inter-Play - Find a play by authors last name, first name, play title, source title.
Justin Theatre Links - Online directory to thousands of theatre resources.
Moonstruck Bookstore -Online source for plays, sheet music, theatre news and provides encyclopedia-style biographies.
New York Times Theatre Connection
O'Keefe Best Information on the Web: Theatre - Links to theatre websites.
Theatre History of the Web - Maintained by Jack Wolcott of the University of Washington School of Drama
Theatre History websites - Links to theatre websites including Classical theatre, Ancient theatre and Elizabethan theatre.
WWW Virtual Library for Theatre & Drama

Actors/Actresses Biographies
Ringling Images of 19th Century Actors
Internet Broadway Database
Internet Movie Database
New York Times Biographies
PBS Biographies
Open Directory
Who's Who in Musicals

Ancient Theatre

Ancient Greek Theatre - History of Ancient Greek Theatre
Ancient Greek Theatre - A brief introduction to Ancient Greek Theater
Ancient Greek Theatre - Reed University
Ancient Roman Drama
Ancient Theatre Pictures - Classical Origins of Western Culture -
Dr. J Illustrated Lectures to the classical world
Greek and Roman Glossary
Greek and Roman Theatre CUNY website on Theatre
Introduction to Greek Theatre
PBS Greek Theatre
Pictures of Greek Theatres
History of Ancient Greek Comedy

Asian Theatre (Bunraku, Puppet Theatre, India, Japanese, Korean, Opera and general Asian theatre links)

British Pantomine
Limelight scripts
The British Players
The Victorian Web
The British Theatre Guide

Commedia Dell'Arte

Liturgical Drama

Catholic Encyclopedia
Central Washington University
Cambridge History of English and American Literature
Introduction to Theatre
Western Theatre History


Commedia Dell'arte Masks
Greek Theatre Masks - Incredible Art website

Medieval Theatre

Early History Plays - Historical morality plays; Skelton's Magnificence
Everyman, 15th Century
Labyrinth Library: Middle English Bookcase - Middle English Bookcase
Medieval & Renaissance Drama - A variety of Medieval and Renaissance drama texts
Medieval Tragedy
Middle English Plays
Moralities and Mysteries


Colin's Movie Monologues
Make 'Em Laugh!
Monologue Archive
Shakespeare Monologues
Shakespeare's Monologues Script Archive: Monologues


Ahrens & Flaherty
PBS - Broadway: The American Musical
Cast Album Database - Recordings of Broadway musicals
Dr. Estrella's Incredibly Abridged Dictionary of Composers
Leonard Bernstein
Music Theatre International - Plot & synopsis, rehearsal set, authors, instrumentation, history & awards.
The Sondheim Review
Todd's Lyrics & Links - Berlin, Gershwins, Hammerstein, Kern, Porter, Rodgers & Hart

Restoration Theatre

Castle Theatre from Eesky Krumlov
Georgian Drama; The School for Scandal
The School for Scandal Harvard Classics, Vol. 18 via
Theatre on the Web: 18th Century Resources
World of London Theatre 1660-1800
World of the London Theatre

Roman Comedy

Northern Virginia Community College
Utah State University
Theatre Database
History World

Theatre Occupations

The Occupational Handbook - Musicians, Singers
The Occupational Handbook - Actors, Producer, Directors
The Occupational Handbook - Dancers and Choreographers