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Reference texts, like encyclopedias, directories, and dictionaries, can be starting points for research on a person or topic. Below are some titles for Performing Arts that can be found in Beeghly Library.
From ancient Greek theatre to the latest developments in stage design, from the trance-dances of Sumatra to an extensive biography of the legendary actor-manager Eleonore Duse, the Encyclopedia provides information across the broad sweep of theatrical activity.