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Theatre: Useful LC Subjects

Research resources for theatre courses offered at Jordan College of Fine Arts, Butler University, Indianapolis, IN.

Relevant Library of Congress (LC) Subject Headings for Dramatic Literature Research

Aeschylus -- Criticism and interpretation

Aristophanes -- Criticism and interpretation

Aristophanes. Wasps

Behn, Aphra, 1640-1689 -- Criticism and interpretation

Congreve, William, 1670-1729

Corneille, Pierre, 1606-1684 -- Criticism and interpretation.

Dramatists, English--Early modern, 1500-1700--Biography--Dictionaries

English drama --Restoration, 1660-1700--Bio-bibliography--Dictionaries

English drama -- Restoration, 1660-1700 -- History and criticism

English drama--18th century

Euripides. Medea

French drama -- 17th century -- History and criticism

French literature -- 17th century -- History and criticism

Greek drama (Comedy) -- History and criticism

Greek drama (Tragedy)

Jonson, Ben, 1573?-1637 -- Political and social views

Kyd, Thomas, 1558-1594 -- Criticism and interpretation

London (England) -- Social life and customs -- 16th century

Marlowe, Christopher, 1564-1593

Mythology, Greek -- Drama

Politics and literature -- England -- History -- 16th century

Racine, Jean, 1639-1699 -- Criticism and interpretation

Theater--England--History--17th century

Theater -- England -- London -- History -- 16th century

Theater--England -- London--18th century--History

Theater--France--History--19th century

Theater--Moral and ethical aspects

Theater--Politicial aspects

Theater and society

Wycherley, William, 1640-1716

 

For Theatre History

Actors -- Great Britain -- Biography

Alexander, George, Sir, 1858-1918

Bernhardt, Sarah, 1844-1923

Betterton, Thomas, 1635?-1710

Bracegirdle, Anne, 1663?-1748

Congreve, William, 1670-1729

Dramatists, English--Early modern, 1500-1700--Biography--Dictionaries

English drama --Restoration, 1660-1700--Bio-bibliography--Dictionaries

English drama -- Restoration, 1660-1700 -- History and criticism

English drama--18th century

Etherege, George, 1635?-1691

French drama -- 17th century -- History and criticism

German drama--18th century--History and criticism

Irving, Henry, Sir, 1838-1905

Lessing, Gotthold Ephraim, 1729-1781

Saint James' Theatre (London, England)

Sturm und Drang movement

Theater--England--History--17th century

Theater--England -- London--18th century--History

Theater--France--History--19th century

Theeatrical managers--Great Britain--Biography

Vanbrugh, John, Sir, 1664-1726

Wycherley, William, 1640-1716

 

 

General LC Subject Headings for Theatre

Acting

Actors

Black theater

Chamber theater

Children's plays

Community theater

Copyright-Drama

Costume

Drama--History and criticism

Dramatic criticsm

Englihs drama--Restoration, 1660-1700--History and criticism

Experimental theater

Feminism and theater

Feminist theater

Fletcher, John, 1579-1625--Criticism and interpretation

Gay theater

Melodrama

Moralities

Mumming

Musical theater

Mysteries and musical plays

Repertory theater

Scene painting

Set designers

Shakespeare, William, 1554-1616--Comedies

Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616--Characters--Women

Stage lighting

Stage machinery

Stage props

Theater--Asia

Theater--Biography

Theater--Casting

Theater--Finance

Theater--Great Britain--History

Theater--History

Theater--Law and legislation

Theater--Moral and ethical aspects

Theater--Politicial aspects

Theater--Production and direction

Theater--Reviews

Theater and society

Theater and the aged

Theater audiences

Theater critics

Theater curtains

Theater management

Theater of the absurd

Theater programs

theater rehearsals

Theaters--Models

Theaters--Sound effects

Teaters--Stage setting and scenery

Theatrical agents

Theatrical companies

Theatrical producers and directors

Theatrical publishing

 

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