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Theatre and Performance Studies Resources: Theatre Production & Videos
For those needing information on theatre and performance studies resources
The full text of the ten-volume Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion, which explores the dressed and adorned body across cultures and throughout history. This database also includes thousands of color images, ebooks, essays, and additional reference materials on fashion. A wonderful reference source for costume designers.
Over a million images, primarily of artworks from prehistory to the present, but also the social sciences. Especially of interest to costumers and performers are its History of Theatre and Shakespeare: Text and Performance image collections. Connect to ARTstor then click on "Teaching Resources" on the landing page to view these collections.
A streaming service for thousands of videos from major educational film producers and distributors. Only faculty members may request new titles. New title requests will be approved only if made by faculty for course viewing.
Full-length, high quality video of contemporary performance of theater, dance, and music.
At Jerome Library
You can limit a search to DVDs and VHS from the library's home page: choose the "Catalog" tab and the option for "DVDs and VHS" from the dropdown. Your search will bring back videos in our main circulating collection and in the Popular Culture library, but NOT streaming video.
Videos from the Popular Culture library can be checked out for one week.