General Theatre Links
- 2500 Theatre Links - http://www.americantheaterweb.com
- Aislesay - http://aislesay.com. The internet magazine of stage reviews and opinions.
- Backstage - http://www.backstage.com. Complete on-line performing arts guide.
- Playbill Online - http://www.playbill.com. Theater listings for drama on Broadway, Off Broadway, regional theater, national theater tours, and selected international listings. Links to casting and job information, newsletters, books, recordings, theater art, video clips, awards, transcripts, biographical information, accomodations, and feature articles on recent productions.
- Spotlight on American Theatre - http://www.americandrama.org. Internet-based venue for new writings in American Drama.
- Walt Disney Theatre Productions - http://disney.go.com/disneytheatrical/index.html
- WWW Virtual Library - http://vl-theatre.com. Theatre and Drama.
- Alliance of Los Angeles Playwrights - http://www.laplaywrights.org. The Alliance of Los Angeles Playwrights is the service and support organization for playwrights in the greater Los Angeles area.
- BroadwayUSA! - http://www.broadwayusa.org. National Music Theatre Network's (NMTN) multi-venue, seasonal, series of live, public concert (staged) readings of selected new musicals - professionally presented in New York City and in a network of affiliated venues located in communities here and abroad.
- Brooklyn Publishers - http://www.brookpub.com. Offers a large selection of plays of all lengths, including a large quantity of material suited to contests.
- Cedar Crest New Play Competition - http://www2.cedarcrest.edu/academic/tsd/index.htm
- Chicago Dramatists: The Playwrights Theatre - http://www.chicagodramatists.org. A professional, not-for-profit theatre dedicated to the advancement of playwrights and new plays.
- Coffee House for Writers - Drama Workshop - http://chdramaworkshop.homestead.com/home.html
- Contemporary American Theatre Festival - http://www.catf.org. Provides an opportunity for theatre artists and playwrights to collaborate on new works for the theatre.
- Dramatists Guild of America - http://www.dramatistsguild.com. Dramatists Guild of America is the professional organization for playwrights, composers and lyricists.
- Eastenders Repetory Company - http://www.eastenders.org. A collaboration of artists who, "build theatre from the ground up," - writing, acting, designing, and directing productions as ensemble efforts. ERC is a non-profit theatre company composed of artists dedicated to providing a stimulating environment for theatre artists and accesible theatre for Bay Area communities.
- Original Works Publishing - http://www.originalworksonline.com
- Playwrighting Resources - http://www.artslynx.org/theatre/playwright.htm
- Playwriting 101 - http://www.playwriting101.com. A major resource site for playwrights of all ages.
- United States Copyright Office - http://lcweb.loc.gov/copyright
- Writers Guild of America - http://www.wga.org
- Young Playwrights 101 - http://www.youngplaywrights101.com. Young Playwrights 101 is a comprehensive resource and instruction site for young playwrights and those who teach them. It includes instruction, a suggested reading list, and a large listing of links to contests and other submission opportunities.
- Youth Plays - http://www.youthplays.com. a coalition of award-winning playwrights dedicated to expanding the vocabulary of theatre for young actors and audiences.
Technical Theatre Links
Local Theatre Companies Links
United States Theatre Companies Links
Worldwide Theatre Companies Links
Threatre History Links
Theatre Organizations Links
- Actors Equity Association - http://www.actorsequity.org. Union of American actors and stage managers
- Association for Theatre in Higher Education - http://www.athe.org
- Casting Society of America - http://www.castingsociety.com
- Costume Society of America - http://www.costumesocietyamerica.com
- Directors Guild of America - http://www.dga.org
- ESTA - http://www.esta.org. A non-profit trade association representing the North American entertainment technology industry. Our members include dealers, manufacturers, reps, service and production companies, scenic houses, designers and consultants.
- Production Managers Forum - http://www.productionmanagers.org
- Society of Stage Directors and Choregraphers - http://www.ssdc.org
- Stage Manager's Association - http://www.stagemanagers.org
- United Scenic Artists - http://www.usa829.org
- United States Institute of Theatre Technologies - http://www.usitt.org
- University/Resident Theatre Association - http://www.urta.com, The country's oldest and largest consortium of professional theatre training graduate programs and associated professional theatre companies. Founded in 1969, U/RTA provides a variety of service, management and informational programs to its members, and to non-member students, theatre professionals and producing companies, while serving as the primary liaison between the professional and educational theatres. U/RTA encourages the professional training of artists, and of future teachers in the performing arts for all levels of education.
Theatre Schools Links
- How to Choose a College Theatre Program in Which to Study - http://theatre.fullcoll.edu/links.shtml
- New York Film Academy - http://www.nyfa.edu The New York Film Academy is one of the most innovative and dynamic film schools and acting schools in the world. They offer intensive, hands-on Filmmaking, Screenwriting, Digital Video, Computer Animation, and Acting School Programs. Classes are available year round at our locations in the New York City and Universal Studios in Los Angeles, and during the summer at Harvard University, Disney MGM studios in Florida, and overseas in London, Paris, and Florence.
- Chico State Theatre Arts Department - http://www.csuchico.edu/thea
- CS Dominguez Hills Theatre Arts Department - http://www.csudh.edu/theatre
- CS Hayward Theatre Arts Department - http://class.csueastbay.edu/theatre
- CS Humboldt State Theatre Department - http://www.humboldt.edu/%7Etheatre/index.shtml
- CS LA Theatre Arts Department - http://www.calstatela.edu/dept/theatre_dance
- CS San Bernadino Theatre Arts Department - http://theatre.csusb.edu
- CS San Marcos Visual and Performing Arts Department - http://www.csusm.edu/vpa/program.html
- CSUF Theatre Department - http://www.fullerton.edu/arts/theatredance
- CSULB Theatre Arts Department - http://www.csulb.edu/depts/theatre
- Pomona College Theatre Department - http://www.theatre.pomona.edu
- San Diego State Theatre Department - http://theatre.sdsu.edu
- San Francisco State Theatre Arts Department - http://www.sfsu.edu
- Stanford Drama Department - http://www.stanford.edu/dept/drama
- UC Berkeley Theatre and Performance Studies - http://theater.berkeley.edu
- UC Davis Department of Theatre - http://theatredance.ucdavis.edu
- UC San Diego Theatre Department - http://www-theatre.ucsd.edu
- UCI Theatre Department - http://drama.arts.uci.edu
- UCLA School of Theater - http://www.tft.ucla.edu
- University of San Diego Theatre Arts Department - http://www.sandiego.edu/theatre
Out of State Colleges and Universities
- Boston College Theatre Department - http://www.bc.edu/schools/cas/theatre
- Boston University School of Theatre Arts - http://www.bu.edu/cfa/theatre
- Carnegie Mellon University Drama Department - http://www.cmu.edu/cfa/drama
- Catholic University, Washington D.C. - http://drama.cua.edu
- Cornell University, Ithaca, NY Department of Theatre - http://www.arts.cornell.edu/theatrearts
- Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH - http://www.dartmouth.edu/~theater
- New York University Tisch School of the Arts - http://www.tisch.nyu.edu/page/home
- Northwestern University, Chicago Theatre Department - http://www.communication.northwestern.edu/theatre
- Princeton University, NJ, Visual Arts Department - http://www.princeton.edu/%7Evisarts
- Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ Theatre Department - http://mgsa.rutgers.edu/theater/thea.html
- State University of New York at Purchase - http://www.purchase.edu/Departments/AcademicPrograms/Arts
- Stephens College, Missouri Theatre Arts Department - http://www.stephens.edu/academics/programs/theatre
- Temple University, Philadelphia, School of Communications and Theater - http://www.temple.edu/scat
- University of Arizona School of Theatre Arts - http://web.cfa.arizona.edu/theatre
- Yale University, New Haven, CT Theater Studies Program - http://www.yale.edu/theaterstudies