FS 112 Drama and Culture

Professor:  Nick Clary

Theater reviews templates

University of Wisconsin Writing Handbook: How to review a play

  • Magazine and Journal article databases

Literature Discovery search 
Searches multiple databases for literary criticism, reviews, studies, interviews with authors, etc.

    Literature Resource Center
    Criticism, biographies, reviews on nearly 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world

    MLA International Bibliography
    Produced by the Modern Language Association.  Indexes critical materials on literature, criticism, drama, languages, linguistics, and folklore. Provides access to citations from over 3,700 journals, series, books, essay collections, working papers, proceedings, dissertations, and bibliographies

    Biography in Context
    Provides biographical information, encyclopedia articles, periodical articles, and links to related websites

    • Primary Sources

    Newspaper database search including New York Times, Boston Globe, Washington Post, Ethnic Newswatch, etc.

      Times (London) Digital Archive 1785-1985
      Provides a complete digital edition of The Times (London) newspaper from 1785-1985 

      New York Times Historical Full text coverage from 1851 to 2008

      New York Times Current Full text coverage from 1980 to present

      • Encyclopedias on theater and performance

      Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance, 2 volumes. 
      SMC Library Reference PN2035.094 2003

      International Dictionary of Theatre, 3 volumes--Plays, Playwrights, and Actors, Directors and Designers.  SMC Library Reference PN2035.I49 1992


      • Books, DVDs, and other resources at SMC

      Library Catalog  


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