Explore rich drama and theatre resources online

During the UQ Theatre Festival (10-25 May 2019), we're highlighting some of the great drama resources available online through the Library. See what's on offer and discover play texts, videos and more.

Access resources online

Watch performances online with Digital Theatre Plus

Search or browse Digital Theatre Plus (UQ login required) for video recordings of current, leading British Theatre productions.

Video performances on Digital Theatre Plus Database.
Browse and watch performance videos.

Find play texts using Drama Online

Use Drama Online (UQ login required) to view play texts by scene and access explanations in the commentary.

Play text listed line by line, organised by scene in Drama Online Database.
Play text example: Hamlet, Scene One with commentary pop-up in Drama Online.

Access journal articles, biographical profiles, reviews and interviews in ProQuest Performing Arts Periodicals Database

ProQuest Performing Arts Periodicals Database (UQ login required) lets you browse publications and view journal articles.

Read play texts and get social context documentation in Eighteenth Century Drama

In Eighteenth Century Drama (UQ login required or view in the library) browse papers of prominent theatrical figures of the period including correspondence, financial documents and portraits.

Correspondance results, Eighteenth Century Drama Database.
Document results filtered to "Correspondance" in Eighteenth Century Drama.

See our Drama Subject Guide for more resources recommended by our librarians.

Enjoy the UQ Theatre Festival (10-25 May)

Discover and attend exciting performances during the UQ Theatre Festival 2019.

Last updated:
9 May 2019