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Theatre: Home

This guide will help you find resources about theatre history and production techniques.

Database Trial

Streaming Performances

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Anyone in the UTK community can submit a purchase suggestion to the Libraries. Fill out the online form here

Triadic Ballet, designed and created by Oskar Schlemmer. Photo by Karl Grill, c. 1922

Primary Sources

Subject Guide

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Louisa Trott
Hodges Library
1015 Volunteer Blvd
TN 37996
Subjects: Cinema Studies, Theatre

Starting Points


Check the library catalog or browse the PN1600-3307 areas in the circulating collection on 4th floor of the library.


For all areas of the Performing Arts: Performing Arts Periodicals Database (International Index to the Performing Arts

For American and Canadian Theatre: North American Theater Online

For recent articles and reviews: Academic Search Complete


See our streaming media guide to learn more about accessing streaming videos. Search the library catalog to find a DVD (or VHS!) in our collection, and watch it in The Studio or at home. 

New Theatre Books at UT Libraries