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Theater Research Guide: History & Criticism


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The following terms will help you find sources on theater history and criticism:

theater--history--Medieval, 500-1500 American drama
theater--history--20th century [insert your century] English drama
drama, Medieval theater--United States--history
drama--20th century [insert your century] theater--Great Britain--history
drama criticism theater and society
theater--reviews musical theater