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Welcome to Theatre Research

This guide will give you a general overview of research resources and strategies related to Theatre



Digital Theatre+ database

Digital Theatre+ is already the world’s leading educational platform for the performing arts. It provides unlimited access to over 900 full-length productions and educational resources. It collaborates with over 50 world-class theatre companies, industry associations, practitioners, teachers, examination boards and scholars to:

  • Capture and curate live performance in stunning quality
  • Bring an unprecedented range of insights from behind the scenes
  • Commission bespoke educational resources to support study at every level 


Kemp Library Catalog

Use to find books, ebooks, print journals.

Use to locate databases that match your topic.  Databases are the primary place to look for articles. *Notice that Academic Search Complete is listed in nearly every subject area.  When in doubt about where to begin try Academic Search Complete.
Use to request books and articles not at ESU
Steps to connect remotely  

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