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Drama and Theater Resources: Biographical Information

Musical Theater

Music and Performing Arts Librarian


Biographical information, performing arts:

Contemporary Dramatists.
REF PR 737 .C57 1999

Contemporary Theatre, Film, and Television:   A biographical guide featuring performers, directors, writers, producers, designers, managers, choreographers, technicians, composers, executives, dancers, and critics in the United States and Great Britain..
REF PN 2012 .W51
Profiles include personal information, awards, credits, and writings. Go to last volume and use cumulative index.
Successor to Who's Who in the Theatre (PN 2012 .W5).

Biographical information, minorities and ethnic groups:  

African American Women Playwrights:  A Research guide.
REF PS 153 .N5 G29 1999

Contemporary Jewish-American Dramatists and Poets:  A Bio-Critical Sourcebook.
REF PS 153 .J4 C68 1999

 Biographical information, general:

New York Times Historic Archive (1851-2003) offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue.